Posts Tagged “literature”

Iron Teacher: A Separate Peace Submission

By | April 26, 2009

If you’ve been following this blog or Tom’s Bionic Teaching blog, you might have run across our Iron Teacher Challenge.  Our first challenge is as follows: The Audience: 2 classes of 10th grade General Level Literature students. The Secret Ingredient: The novel “A Separate Peace” The Challenge (as defined by the teacher): Students are beginning […]

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Iron Teach: Battle Literature

By | April 9, 2009

I’ve long been a fan of Tom Woodward’s insanely creative method of developing units, so when he gave the green light for an IronTeach challenge, I had to jump on board. The basic premise of Iron Teach is based on the show Iron Chef America, where two teams of chefs battle to develop recipes that […]

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Haiku from your Tech Department

By | April 2, 2009

In honor of National Poetry month, I have two haiku poems to share.  I wrote these for a poetry contest at CHS and thought they’d be a perfect complement to the month’s celebration. If you’re not familiar with National Poetry month, stop in at the Poets.org website and read their description. And while you’re at […]

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