Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

Teacher Feature #33 – What was war?

Today’s “Teacher Feature” focuses on remembering. I have been reflecting on which moments in my life have left me with an indelible memory. For me, there are important images that come to life such as when I first met my … Continue reading

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Teacher Feature #13 – What is a veteran?

This November’s “Teacher Feature” pays tribute to the brave women and men in Canada’s Armed Forces. Although today’s picture remix still adheres to my ‘Image with a Message’ Activity/Project model, there is a slight deviation from the traditional quotes that … Continue reading

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Veterans Week – How will you remember?

As Remembrance Day fast approaches, I thought that I should highlight some web resources that teachers might use to help their students better appreciate the sacrifices that have been made by our armed forces personnel and veterans. The Canadian Veterans … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day – A time for reflection

“What was one of your most unforgettable experiences?” This was a question that my colleague and I asked of all participants in our first digital storytelling workshop. Not only was I tasked with instructing both students and staff in the … Continue reading

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