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Help Desk- Edmodo style

September 9th, 2013 · No Comments · edmodo

  Over the summer, edmodo has updated their Help Center.  Visit the site here for a preview.  You can search by topic and get step by step directions and illustrations.  One of the new features I saw was the ability to moderate posts. (To find directions, visit the Help Center, enter “comment moderation” in the […]

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Role playing in edmodo

May 24th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Social Studies, edmodo

  In today’s edmodo blog, there is a fascinating post from a fifth grade teacher.  She used edmodo groups to writing skills with historical fiction.  The post includes sample pages, rubrics, and other resources.  Click here to read.

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More about Wonder

October 6th, 2012 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, edmodo

Yesterday I posted about an Edmodo global read aloud project with the book Wonder by R.J. Palacio.  Last night I read the book and it is inspiring.  The chapters are brief and engaging and the viewpoint changes in each part.  From Auggie, his sister, and their friends, you hear the story of a young boy […]

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Want to connect with other middle school classrooms?

October 5th, 2012 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, edmodo

  Edmodo is hosting a global read aloud project titled Wondering Coast to Coast.  This information is from their blog: Wonder, by RJ Palacio, is a story of a young boy with a deformity which prevents him from going to a mainstream school until 5th grade. Bullying, kindness, physical disabilities, family issues, friendship, and even […]

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