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Entries from February 2011

1st Grade Back to School Night

February 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

Last week was “back to school night” for primary grades at our elementary school. Rachel took some time to show and explain what she does in class with writing, art, math, and in other subjects in this eight minute video. I edited this with iMovie on my iPhone, but the final video was so big […]

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Tags: littlesister · school

5th Grade Colonial Living History Museum

February 21st, 2011 · No Comments

This evening was the 5th grade Colonial Living History Museum event at our elementary school. This is a major highlight for 5th graders, who prepare for weeks to dress and act like a character from the US Revolutionary War era. Our fifth grade daughter was Catherine Barry, known as the “heroine of Cowpens.” Our current […]

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Tags: sister · socialstudies

Lighthouse Keeping in New Zealand in the 1960s

February 17th, 2011 · No Comments

This evening Rachel and I read “A birthday at the lighthouse” by Robin Robilliard on my iPad. It’s a free book in the International Children’s Digital Library. Rachel was pretty surprised to learn the family had to make their own clothes, give themselves haircuts, and didn’t appear to have any television or computer access. We […]

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Tags: books · littlesister

Sharing a story with you- The New Puppy

February 10th, 2011 · No Comments

This is a story shared with you by the StoryKit iPhone application. Click here to read the story. Sent from my iPad

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Check out my video: The New Puppy

February 10th, 2011 · 2 Comments

I created this video for you using SonicPics! Download now or watch on posterous The New Puppy.m4v (2323 KB) Sent from my iPad

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Storyrobe Digital Story – The New Puppy

February 10th, 2011 · No Comments

Hey, check out this video I created using Storyrobe, a digital storytelling application now available on your iPhone or iPod Touch. http://app.storyrobe.com/tmp/phpObKEBg-TheNewPuppy.mp4 Visit iTunes and buy it today http://itunes.com/apps/storyrobe Sent from my iPad

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The New Puppy

February 10th, 2011 · No Comments

This is The New Puppy. I made it from Story Patch. I wrote it by My self. Download now or preview on posterous The New Puppy.pdf (1106 KB) Sent from my iPad

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Going to the zoo

February 10th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Hello. This is going to the zoo. I hope you love it! I made this from Story Patch on the iPad. Story Patch created the story when I answered the questions. Then I put in pictures. Download now or preview on posterous Going to the zoo.pdf (1940 KB) Sent from my iPad

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Tags: books · littlesister · writing

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