Inside a kindergarten classroom with Augustana students

Kids Have No Fear in Front of the Camera

Last Thursday was the only day between Augie’s spring break and Longfellow’s spring break I was able to work with some of the kindergarteners. Longfellow is on break this week and next week, so I will not be able to work with the kids for a couple of weeks, but I was able to videotape [...]

A Unique Way of Recalling #’s

After three weeks away we were back at Longfellow this week…for one day…and now they have break for two weeks. But that’s okay! Thursday was still a successful day of kindergarten work. I decided not to use the iPad this week because I figured a new term, a new ‘toy’. I worked with 4 students [...]

the iPad’s first use!

When I brought in the new iPad to the kindergarten classroom on Wednesday, the students immediately were drawn to our new tool! I called the students over one at a time not only to monitor how they were using the iPad but in order to observe their thought process and watch their moves as they [...]