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BCTELA/NCTE Regional Conference 2009

I have been meaning to post something about the recent BCTELA conference, which was actually, this year, an NCTE North-West Regional conference. I think it went wonderfully. All the educators who came to share their practice were of such high … Continue reading

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Comics Vocabulary

I am co-planning and kind of co-prepping and teaching a novel study unit on Persepolis, the memoir of Marjane Satrapi.  Persepolis is called a “graphic novel,” although it’s not a novel, in that it is non-fiction.  It’s in comics, or … Continue reading

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BCTELA Provincial Conference

Hello! This past weekend was the annual BCTELA (BC Teachers of English Language Arts) provincial conference.  Susan and I did our graphic novel presentation, or a version of it, for the third time. As I am on BCTELA’s exectutive committee, I got … Continue reading

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Courtenay District Day – Graphic Novels and the new ELA IRP

I tried to upload this the other day but my computer and edublogs were fighting.  Here is the PowerPoint Susan and I used at our session in Courtenay on Feb 11th.  It is very similar to the one we used … Continue reading

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