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You Got The Magic In You!

This week I decided to share what I had learnt with you in a way that you all can take the time to learn it as well! Smoothini’s upclose magic had inspired me to try to learn one of this … Continue reading Continue reading

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America’s Got Talent; My Magic Inspiration

After searching the web for my next trick that I would be learning, I came across a street magician on America’s Got Talent named Smoothini. He performed unclose magic in front of the judges. Smoothini said that the key to … Continue reading Continue reading

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My Experience With Cybersleuthing; A Personal Reflection On Digital Identity

I would like to start this blog post off by thanking Britney Savage for allowing me to cybersleuth her. Being cybersleuthed can be something that in the end is helpful for educators to do, as we are able to see … Continue reading Continue reading

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Kumashiro’s Against Common Sense: Curriculum as Literacy

How has your upbringing/schooling shaped how you you “read the world?” My upbringing and schooling was all small town based. I think that because of this type of upbringing I was, in a way, sheltered from some real-life issues. In … Continue reading Continue reading

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Sample Teacher/Parent Conversation Around VSCO

For this assignment, Tahreem and I partnered up to create a sort of skit about a parent who is concerned about a Grade 7 English Language Arts assignment. Here’s how the conversation went!

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Why Is My Drink Floating??

For week 6 of my learning project I chose to do some more up-close magic tricks. My brother had actually sent me this trick so I decided to use it! The video he had sent me was posted on Youtube … Continue reading Continue reading

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Curriculum as Citizenship

What is Citizenship Education? Citizenship education is part of the hidden curriculum. Here, you focus on teaching students to be good citizens. You teach them about voting, honesty, compassion, responsibilities, being part of the community and other aspects that create … Continue reading Continue reading

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A Splice of Magical Moments

I have decided that for the final portion of my learning project that I will hand in, it will be a video segment of all of the magic tricks that I have learnt thus far. The video will play through … Continue reading Continue reading

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Treaty Education: What Does It Mean To Me?

What is Treaty Education? Treaty Education is an important part of Canadian Curriculum as every Canadian has treaty rights. As many people have heard many of times, “We are all treaty people,” thus we need to know what we are … Continue reading Continue reading

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Levin’s “Curriculum Policy and The Politics of What Should Be Learned In Schools”: Reflection

As this post will be quite lengthy, I will provide my readers with an understanding of what will be talked about. To start off, I would like to walk my readers through a quick summary of Curriculum Policy and The … Continue reading Continue reading

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