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Camera Freeze Vocabulary

Latin 3 is reading Piso:  Ille Poetulus by Magister P as a whole class novel.  Don't miss that Magister P has a teacher's manual and audio files to accompany Piso.  The teacher's manual offers many activities to allow a teacher a chance to engage students in the novel without creating materials to go with it.  Word … Continue reading Camera Freeze Vocabulary

Difficult versus easy: A simple add on to continue the flow of input.

We recently returned to school after a 10 day Spring break.  I always find this the hardest Break from which to restart classes.  Central Iowa tends to warm up over Spring break and it is a taste of summer break.  And in our school we quickly start the haste filled final steps toward AP testing … Continue reading Difficult versus easy: A simple add on to continue the flow of input.

The SSR Handbook: Chapter 3 Pilot Program.

“Comprehensibleantiquity is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to http://www.amazon.com.  Some links in the following post are affiliate links.  When you click on such affiliate links, Comprehensibleantiquity may earn a commission on follow … Continue reading The SSR Handbook: Chapter 3 Pilot Program.

A critical year for Iowa public schools.

First off, I want to make it clear that the following words are my own thoughts and reflections as I observe the discussion over education happening in state level politics in Iowa the last couple of years.  I work for West Des Moines Community Schools.  These words are my own and have no reflection on … Continue reading A critical year for Iowa public schools.