We recorded this with Gabcast on an iPhone (with the speakerphone) and republished this on our free PodcastPeople channel. This is a 20 minute discussion about the 5th Harry Potter book: the characters, some differences between the book and the movie, our favorite scenes, and other topics.
I just finest Harry Potter 5 today. I was very surprised at the end. Even though I have not read all the books the Harry Potter books are my favorite books.
We have created this family learning blog to provide a space to share many of the things about which we are learning and thinking. Since our local public school does not currently permit student blogging of any kind, and we want to demonstrate the positive potential of blogging to improve student reading and writing skills, creating a family learning blog makes sense. If we are practicing our reading and writing on a daily basis, research as well as common sense says that we are going to improve our skills! Plus, this is a great way to share our ideas and interact with our family and friends. Our kids need the traditional as well as digital literacy skills which can be developed through frequent blog reading and writing TODAY. We’re not waiting for our neighborhood school to change its policy on student blogging: We’re starting NOW.Please come back and visit our blog often. Feel free leave us positive and helpful comments! The images from our homepage header image are from my Signs 2007 Flickr set.