Grade 8 Chalk Talks about Volleyball

“I used to think volleyball was just a sport I really connected with, and I didn’t think of the skills in depth. However, I look at volleyball with a totally different perspective…”  Grade 8 student, Tatiana, continues to describe her growth as a PE learner through her experiences in our volleyball unit. She goes on…

Team Handball… What More to Learn?!

Think-Puzzle-Explore… Grade 8 Inquires into Team Handball  “Do You Have the Head to Play Team Handball?” – Pedro, Grade 8, Graded School Using the thinking routine, Think-Puzzle-Explore, Grade 8 students drew upon our enduring understanding and essential questions as well as our experiences during this unit to generate ideas and inquire deeper into team handball. Enduring Understanding Team handball develops the…

Smile! You’re on Google Glass!

What is Digital Citizenship? The concept of digital citizenship has been brought to the forefront in lieu of the ever-changing, and growing, advancements in technology. As part of our Grade 7 advisory program, students have been exploring, what is digital citizenship? Exploring Google Glass This week I have had the opportunity to explore using Google…

Physical and Health Literacy for Life!

Welcome to Visible Thinking Across Subject Matters: Connecting new ideas to our own learning… The purpose of this blog is to provide you with useful tools and resources that will help you grow professionally – not only within the physical education setting, but also within other subject areas. Each post demonstrates specific thinking moves being…