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    WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE- “A” contract project

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    WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE by Maurice Sendak has been a very popular book for the lower elementary children. This is actually a book my son’s teacher used in second grade to conduct writing prompts for the students. From this book, there are many ideas which emerge for a lesson …

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    Top Ten List

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    There has been many books I have read this semester. Some of these books have definitely made it to the top ten list. Check out the different themes!

    Top ten Newbery and or Caldecott books

    Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Clearly
    The Giver by Lois Lowry
    Number the Stars by …

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    It Is Monday! What Are You Reading?

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    I have spent the last two hours at the library with my son. I have been adding all the book I have read to Goodreads, which I forgot to do so…oops! Since December is here, I noticed a lot of christmas and snow related books are out. As I glanced …

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    Mock Caldecott

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    Well, on my previous blog (on December 2nd) about caldecott awards, I forgot to mention the three books I would like to read out of the list of nominees. As I scrolled through the list, none of the books were familiar to me, however, most of them did look appealing …

  5. @mayrapelayo6

    Mock Caldecott

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    Critical thinking skills are definitely used when choosing Mock Caldecott books. But the question is, how do you choose proper books that will fit the whole class and what is the procedure?

    Reading, evaluating, and discussing books is the main procedure.After reading Travis Jonker’s blog post, I have learned a …

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    What Am I Reading?

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    I have continued with my reading on the book, To Be a Slave, by Julius Lester. I am definitely enjoying this book as the ex-slaves re-tell their harsh stories and everything they had to endure before slavery ended. This book is a great resource which will help to educate children …

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    It is Monday! What Are You Reading?

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    My son and I came to the library, and I came with hopes to find more Froggy books by Jonathan London. The last time I visited the library, I was only able to find like 3 books about froggy. Well, this time it was worse, as I only found one; …

  8. @mayrapelayo6

    Reading Meme…

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    All this semester I have continued with my reading, and have read a lot of interesting books. At one point, I did my reading meme about sunsets. However, I decided to change it to It Is Monday! What Are You Reading? meme. If I remember …

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    It Is Monday! What Are You Reading?

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    It is Thanksgiving weekend and we have all been busy, I know I have. To be honest I have not been reading as much as I probably should. However, there was a nice book I finally took the time to start reading, it is call To Be a Slave, by …

Western 106


An open ds106 experience built around a genre of Westerns. Get yer blog and ride with us! Not a course, it's... something else.

For a structured approach, follow the UMW Spring 2016 course taught by Paul Bond or the always available Open DS106

Western106 is still a happening thing! We got High Noon Radio Show going. And whatever else y'all invent.

Assignments from UMW DS106

  1. Week 14: Happy Trails

    by John Starr, from Rangers Comics #54 http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/index.php?dlid=418

    So here we are in the last weeks of the semester, about to ride off in the sunset of Western106. It’s been a great ride, and everyone should be proud of all the work they’ve done. I really appreciate the consistent creative …

  2. Week 13: The Wild Wild Web

    4/8/16 – 4/15/16

    For this week’s adventure, we’re going to play with web storytelling. This should be fun. I am going to quote extensively from the Open ds106 Course:

    In this unit we move to a different kind of storytelling, one that uses the space of existing web sites …

Blog Riders

Western106 Blogs (2677 posts). If yours is not listed, check for it in all blogs in DS106, we might need to add a tag. If the blog is new, sign it up now.

  1. #ds106
  2. #ds106 – Silence and Voice
  3. #western106 – Digital Mustard
  4. #Western106 – Is a Liminal Space
  5. #western106 – Reflecting Allowed
  6. 106 drop in
  7. 106 Outlaws
  8. A rambling ramble
  9. Another Storytelling Outlaw
  10. Aozora Bunko | Blue Sky Library
  11. arodzds106
  12. Ashley Pontiveros
  13. Cadillaceazy Media
  14. caritatblog
  15. Chomping at the Byte
  16. Clueless Tiff
  17. Cool Water
  18. Digital Cow
  19. Digital Literacy Topics
  20. ds106
  21. DS106 – A Point of Contact
  22. ds106 – bavatuesdays
  23. ds106 – DELISJA
  24. ds106 – ifaisalooh
  25. ds106 – Kevin's Meandering Mind
  26. ds106 – Leigh Ellis
  27. ds106 – Lloyd Evaroa
  28. DS106 – Sahanau Foundation
  29. ds106 – Sincerely, Sara
  30. ds106 – TRAVEL Anika
  31. Eat Live Play
  32. Emily’s Blog
  33. Erika Futuredart
  34. etmooc and beyond
  35. Hello!
  36. Hey Y’all
  37. http://culturesofbeauty.com/
  38. I'm Like So Blonde
  39. In Search of Lost Times
  40. itechspro
  41. Jay's Canvas
  42. Kelsey’s Blog
  43. Laura Clairifies Things
  44. LaVieMegan
  45. Learning Nuggets
  46. loganpriess
  47. Mayra Pelayo
  48. My blog
  49. My Life As a Cowgirl.
  50. My Name is Hunter - Western106
  51. Natalie’s Computer Science Blog the Western Way
  52. nyasha
  53. PhillipLaclede
  54. PrestiDiGiLearnification
  55. Sahanau Foundation
  56. Say You’ll Remember Me
  57. Spirit of the Wild West
  58. Sundown Street
  59. The Adventures of the Internet Kid
  60. The Digital Alchemist
  61. The Good, the Bad and the Kelly
  62. The Lawman Shaw
  63. The Rootin’est Tootin’est Blog
  64. This IS My First Rodeo
  65. Undertaker
  66. Untitled
  67. Western 106 Dispatches – DS106 Tricks
  68. western106 – de•tri•tus
  69. western106 – I am Talky Tina
  70. western106 – Leigh Ellis
  71. western106 – Mind on Fire
  72. Western106 – Viv’z Blog
  73. Wild, Wild, Website

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