Added by Frank W. Baker on April 29, 2011 at 6:41pm — No Comments
CHILD IN FILM
Films with children as educational tool?
The Film & Education Research Academy at Teachers College announces
a special presentation by
Prof. Ulf Abraham
University of Bamberg, Germany
Dr. Petra Anders, Respondent
University of Bremen, Germany
In movies, children have stopped depending on adults and begun to explore their own possibilities and to struggle for their identity, self-esteem and morality.
Added by Petra Anders on April 20, 2011 at 9:33pm — No Comments
Thanks again to all those who participated in my survey last semester! It gave me great practice in the research field, get a project done for class, and most of all it has given us a snapshot of the membership at MCPop. I am attaching my PP presentation. I don't want to bore you with the paper itself :-). If you are interested in more info, just let me know and I will get it to you.…Continue
Added by Stephanie Young on April 17, 2011 at 4:10pm — No Comments
Added by Meryl Zegarek on April 13, 2011 at 1:58pm — No Comments
I am all about food when it comes to making the curriculum pop. For my 3rd grade 3D figure unit, I always use pretzel sticks and marshmallows and ask the students to build something. This year, I took their picture with the creation and then posed the question, how can you prove that this figure is 3D? The students had so much fun writing a proof and the other kids were challenging each other. It took this very common math activity to a whole new thinking level!
Rethinking Popular Culture and Media is a provocative collection of articles that begins with the idea that the “popular” in classrooms and in the everyday lives of teachers and students is fundamentally political. It features more than 45 articles, divided into 6…Continue
Added by Frank W. Baker on April 1, 2011 at 2:44pm — No Comments