In other university classes, I have learned a small portion of what “we are all treaty people” meant. As I have taken this class, I have come to understand that “we are all treaty people” is more than just me living on treaty four land right now. It extends to the fact that I am … More Spirit and Intent of Treaties
When I first created an account for Feedly, I found it really difficult to navigate. When I first typed in words so that I could follow blogs, not a ton of things were coming up. I started with #education, #teaching, #classroom. These gave me some of the blogs that I follow but I didn’t feel … More Feedly is fun….. or is it?
Hi guys, so this week, I focused on learning the alphabet in sign language. I was on my way home from Regina to my hometown for the weekend with my mom. I have the “sign school” app that shows me the letter and it’s sign. My mom and I went through each letter individually and … More Watch me struggle to remember the alphabet……
To experience the pipe ceremony with Alma was something that was quite special to me. I felt empowered as I was smoking the pipe and as Alma was talking to us about her culture. I never really understood the importance of pipe ceremonies to the Aboriginal culture. I think that by doing this it opened … More Pipe Ceremony with Alma
Okay so I definitely think my learning project is neat. What I am going to be doing for my learning project is learn a little bit of ASL (American Sign Language). This has actually interested me for quite some time and I thought this would be a good opportunity to try it. I have worked … More Let’s Get To Learning…..
Hi everyone, as my title for this post describes…. my name is Hailie and I do actually enjoy technology. Well I mostly do. Growing up, I think I had a fairly good experience with technology. I was able to use computers in school and we had smart boards etc as well. I think since I … More Hi My Name is Hailie and I like Technology…..
In my previous post, I discussed the notion that my name is primarily linked to my identity. I came up with the thought that my name describes who I am and my beliefs. I still do believe this, but as we discussed in class, identity is more than just my name. Identity is linked to … More Post #2: Miskasowin and Tapwewin
Assessment is a very large and important component of teaching students. Assessment is used to gather information about students learning. This is something that needs to be implemented in classrooms everyday. Assessment not only helps the student learn what they are doing, but it also helps them become motivated to learn. When teachers use fun … More Assessment Philosophy
What do I know about my ancestors? If I am really being honest, up until thirty minutes ago when I called my grandma to get the scoop, I really had no clue about my ancestry except that they originated from Ireland. Long story short, she sent me about seven screenshots of images and family trees. … More Post #1: Miskasowin