Author Archives: mrsobach

About mrsobach

Early Years teacher at Hamiota Elementary School in rural Manitoba, Canada. Working with students and fellow educators to digitally connect classrooms.

Kenton Girls Carpool Karaoke EDU Edition – Episode 1: Project Based Learning

Here’s our first official episode of Carpool Karaoke EDU Edition – 5(ish) reasons why we love project-based learning!

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Kenton Girls Carpool Karaoke EDU Edition – Prequel

The Kenton Girls have started a new form of reflecting and sharing thanks to inspiration from our fellow Microsoft Expert Educator, Brian Aspinall.  Check out his post on Carpool Karaoke Education Edition!  Here’s our intro:

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A Polar Bear Project

Our latest collaborative project is well underway!  The grade 1s are looking forward to participating in the World Wildlife Fund Polar Bear Walk, which they have planned in partnership with the Oak Lake Community School Kindergarten class and a group … Continue reading

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Our Pattern Pictures

This week, we connected with our partner classroom, the Oak Lake Community School Kindergarten class, via video call.  After a quick review of the student-generated guidelines for a great video call from last week, we focused on a patterning lesson.  … Continue reading

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10 Yoga Poses for Back to School

As we head back to school, we are excited and energized for another great year of collaboration and learning.  Devon and I are both very passionate educators that believe strongly in doing our best for our students.  Sometimes the whirlwind … Continue reading

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National Sweater Day

Our most recent “connected classroom” project was organizing National Sweater Day at our schools this month to promote energy awareness and energy conservation. National Sweater Day is a World Wildlife Fund initiative which Mrs. Devon Caldwell’s Kindergarten class invited us … Continue reading

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Kids Who Code Code-a-thon

On Friday, December 12th our class co-hosted the Kids Who Code Code-a-thon with Mrs. Caldwell’s Kindergarten class at Oak Lake Community School.  After preparing for this event over the last few weeks, my Grade 2s were very excited to lead … Continue reading

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