Author Archives: Devon Caldwell

About Devon Caldwell

Kindergarten diva 🍎 certified yoga teacher (RYT 200), small town Canadian girl 🍁 world traveller ✈️ animal lover, especially shelties! Blog: https://kinderdiva.blogspot.ca/ Twitter/Instagram: india0309

A Brand New Year in Our Connected Classrooms!

We had our first video call with Mrs. Obach’s Grade 1 class in Hamiota today. We had some difficulty with our video calling tools so we ended up alternating between Google Hangouts and Facebook video caller (our network settings kept … Continue reading

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Making a Maker Faire…and a Yoga Festival Too: Part 1

If you are a regular reader of Kindergarten Diva, you’ll know that my kindergarten students love yoga. They’ve been passionate about it since I first started teaching them in December. In May, I discovered another thing that they really love, … Continue reading

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Kids Who Code Code-a-thon Meets Project-Based Learning!

My teaching partner and friend, Leah Obach, and I have worked together for a number of years on a variety of learning projects. For the past few years, our collaborations have focused on service-based projects where we have strived to … Continue reading

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Count on Project Based Learning

We are excited to be sharing a presentation at the 2014 MAMT SAGE conference.  Our presentation notes are available here:  http://tinyurl.com/nd44va5

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Welcome to Minds on Media at MTS Fab 5: Connecting Kids

Presentation notes available here Please contact Devon and Leah if you have any questions or you’d like to connect your classroom with ours!

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The Pigeon Lands in Kindergarten

As we regularly Skype with Mrs. Obach’s Grade 1 class (now her Grade 2 class as she has looped with this fabulous bunch of learners), we knew that they were passionately interested in reading Mo Willems’ pigeon books. When they … Continue reading

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Minds on Media: Tools to Support Project-Based Learning

We’re excited to share our road map for success with project-based learning at Awakening Possibilities’ Minds on Media event! The right tools are key to supporting and enhancing the learning in your classroom, and here are a few of our … Continue reading

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