Hot on the heels of a great ReThinking Literacy conference, we have a number of great ideas and resources to share. This week the focus is on Visual Literacy - one of the themes that was highlighted throughout the conference.
What’s Going on in this Picture?
The New York Times has a great segment in the Learning Network called, “What’s Going on in this Picture?”
Each week, a new image is posted as a discussion prompt, with accompanying questions. More information is revealed over the week, which leads to rich conversations.
This is a fantastic site for inquirers. Every day a new question is answered with a rich
You can search through previous questions or ask your own questions.
It’s Monday, What Are You Reading?
This is a great visual way to see what your students are reading. It is also a fantastic way for students to get book recommendations from others.
If you share your