Co-director of the National Writing Project Elyse Eidman-Aadahl describes how the craft of storytelling is evolving, as new digital tools and communications technologies enable connections for content creators around the globe.
Crystal teaches 4th and 5th grades at Mission Elementary, where she's also the PTA Vice President. In her constant search for exciting new things to do and learn, she's now looking for help with her DonorsChoose project to bring iPads into a classroom of children from low-income families.
Since you are doing the younger students i'll only touch on the programming side of things. Setting them up for success will help them have a larger opportunity for it when it presents itself as time goes on.
No, no, no! You have reinvented the wheel, but badly! Music notation works just fine as it has developed. Did anyone catch how students were able to play "... by just matching the numbers from the page to the numbered keyboard"? This is like...