Tag Archives: Christmas

Teacher Feature #45 – Vision and Venture

I first “met” Laura Stockman on the Internet four years ago, when I serendipitously chanced upon her powerful 2007 blog post entitled “25 Days to Make a Difference”. With the help of her mother, who was a teacher, 10 year … Continue reading

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A Creative Commons Cristmas Carol

With the holiday season comes the opportunity to play and sing traditional Christmas carols.  Many of our schools have talented students perform winter concerts for parents where familiar songs are part of the make up the performance programme. This YouTube … Continue reading

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The Christmas Story – 21st Century Version

Have you ever thought about the impact that technology and web applications have on our lives today? Check out this innovative YouTube video entitled “The Digital Story of the Nativity” to see how the traditional Christmas Story might be re-told … Continue reading

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Create ‘Message from Santa’ for Youngsters

What young children don’t believe in the magic of Santa Claus? As a teacher of early years students, you might like to create a personalized, audio message from Santa similar to the sample that I have created.  The team who … Continue reading

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December Charity Challenges for Students

I have always maintained that successful teachers should “adapt”, rather than “adopt” other innovative ideas, resources or lessons. Certainly, as educators, we all copy or adopt ideas and resources that we have gathered. However, when we adapt a concept and … Continue reading

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How to Make a Difference in December

With the the holiday season fast approaching, I thought it wise to share my favourite Christmas blog entry with educators and students. I’m often amazed at the influence that a single individual can have when shared through the power of … Continue reading

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