Author Archive for Michelle Lawgun

Course 5 Final Project. Check!

Phew. It’s done. My Course 5 Final video presentation has been submitted. I chose to look at how instant video feedback can help student performance improve in PE. I used the Ubersense video analysis iPad app to record students’ performances.…

Attention Please

I teach Grade 6 and 7 Robotics so laptops are always in the room, along with a bunch of Mindstorm Robots. It’s my first year teaching Robotics so I have ad a steep learning curve in classroom management with laptops.…

The Future of Learning

Funnily enough I had a conversation about MOOCs today, although I had not done these readings and therefore did not not refer to them as “MOOCS”. An ex-principal from my current school came back to visit today with his tech…

Flipping in PE

The term “Flipped Classroom” really did throw me off and I wondered how it would ever be a component of my Physical Education classroom. I googled “Flipped Classrooms in PE” and hang on……I’m already doing that. All of the articles…

Caught in the NETS

“ISTE’s NETS for Students (NETS•S) are the standards for evaluating the skills and knowledge students need to learn effectively and live productively in an increasingly global and digital world.” In today’s schools, our classes are driven by technology. In my…

A Guide to Better Throwing

Phew, I have finally finished my Course 3 Final project with my video  on “A Guide to Better Throwing”. It has literally taken me hours to produce, from the infinite thoughts that accompanied me on my bike rides; to the…