In today's fast paced technology focused world we need to give students the tools to process all of the information they are exposed to each day. Students do not receive all of their information through books anymore, they have moved into using digital tools to find out about topics. It is important that educators help students navigate through this new digital world they belong to with purposeful digital citizenship and media awareness lessons.
The Story of Kid World Citizen: Meet my Multicultural Family
"My goal with this web site is to share the global activities that I have used in my classroom and with my 4 children. You will find games, international celebrations, recipes that please even the most discerning tummies, cultural art projects, endless reviews on children’s literature related to world cultures, and other activities that help enrich little minds."
Teacher Vision provides templates of MANY printable graphic-organizers which will provide a huge array of options to choose from for assessment. Through practicing with graphic organizers in a whole, or small group setting, we are helping students break down their reading into parts which will help them break down their writing into parts as well. According to Ray, "one of the main purposes of our assessment is to find evidence of the children using these ideas to make decisions about…