St. Francis Students Connecting Globally Through Reading

Pictured are Preston Emley and Cody Chisnell (grade 5FI) taking part in the Global Read Aloud.

November 11, 2013 - Students in teacher Lyanne Marion's grade 5/6 French Immersion class at St. Francis Catholic Elementary School have been involved in the 2013 Global Read Aloud. Students have been listening to their teacher read "Out Of My Mind" by Sharon Draper, and have connected with classes from around the world, such as California, Brazil and India, through Twitter, Kidblog and Edmodo. This global project allows one book to connect the world!

Student also have iPad minis for a six week period, and are creating book trailers and Inclusion slideshows to share with the school community.



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