24 Matching Annotations
  1. May 2016
    1. Construction also brings in the role of groups of learners in the process of learning and as a result includes elements of social and cognitive constructivism.

      Goof for students who are better working in groups as opposed to by themselves.

    2. ORC different from creation, or even construction in OCC?

      Theyre not the same!!!!!

  2. Mar 2016
    1. Moreover, many teens have good reasons for not limiting who can access their profile. Some teens want to be accessible to peers who share their interests

      But do they really know who these "peers" are

    2. Teens often imagine their audience to be those that they’ve chosen to “friend” or “follow,” regardless of who might actually see their profile

      There are many more people lurking, its not just your friends or followers, even future employers or schools can see what we post

    1. digital isolation.

      working without internet.. foreign concept to this generation

    1. I have argued that analytics is the most important literacy skill that no one is teaching. At least not in the field of literacy. Definitely not at the K-12 level.


    2. I documented in my work as very few students knew much about the domain of my inquiry tasks (American Revolution)

      Historically, I know a lot of people who don't have an intersection with background knowledge andf memory

    3. intersection of background knowledge and working memory

      Both rely on eachother and help make you sucessful

    4. Comprehension monitoring, or checking your own levels of understanding has always been recognized as an important skill

      This is a vital skill, especially as you progress in school and teachers become less and less hands one

    1. peach complain

      Peaches cannot complain; personification

    2. debauch

      Kind of harsh... Destroying a peach alone is unbelievable for one fly. They usually don't destroy food, just land on it a few times. Is a blue fly different than the normal, pesky flies that we have?

    3. What then could be said or done? By anyone?

      It's too late to punish for this crime. This incident is over, nothing can be done

    4. To glut the carriers of her epidemics

      Nature is supplying the carrier (the fly) with her epidemics. This is a reason why the fly could've been killed; to prevent the spread of epidemics

    5. vindictive, mean, and what-not

      In the summer, we always swat at flies and think nothing of it. So why is this person " vindictive and mean"?

    6. The crime was

      Is the crime swatting (killing) the fly or is the crime the fly debauching (killing) the peach?

    7. farcically

      of or resembling a farce, especially because of absurd or ridiculous aspects.

    8. canticles

      a hymn or chant, typically with a biblical text, forming a regular part of a church service.

    9. loutish

      (of a man or boy) uncouth and aggressive.

  3. Feb 2016
    1. meanest mariners, and renegades and castaways, I shall hereafter ascribe high qualities, though dark; weave around them tragic graces;

      I think he's trying to say that theres some god in everyone, even the people listed, who would seem like they're not good candidates and that you just have to look to find the good in them and overlook the bad. But who is he specifically referring to on the ship/ in his life?

    2. omnipresence

      God is present everywhere at the same time

    3. detestable

      Deserving intense dislike:

    1. This idea of no shame is where kids get themselves into trouble. They post too much and put themselves in danger.

    2. Instead, she believes that she can achieve privacy by choosing what not to share

      Giving you the power over social media websites, if you don't post it, it remains private

    3. Many teens feel as though they’re in a no-win situation when it comes to sharing information online: damned if they publish their personal thoughts to public spaces, and damned if they create private space that parents can’t see.

      New age parent- child battles