October 2010

Chasing Content – November 2009

October 30, 2010

Image via Wikipedia I’m hauling out the big machinery for this month’s installment of Chasing Content. It’s time to excavate some of my past posts that would otherwise stay buried in the archives of Silent Cacophony. So, grab a [Keep Reading]

Warbler Woods Visual Tour

October 28, 2010

Are you ready for a visual tour of Warbler Woods? Good, because I laced up my running shoes, grabbed my camera, and got out for a nice trail run. Entrances to nature trails often have a tight fence like this one. They are meant to stop dirt bikes, [Keep Reading]

Teaching Tip – Smarties Math

October 25, 2010

Image via Wikipedia This lesson is ALWAYS a hit with the students. How could it not be? Everyone loves Smarties. The first thing you need to do is buy each student in your class a regular box of Smarties. Don’t cheap out and buy the snack size [Keep Reading]

The Top 10 Canadian Rappers

October 24, 2010

The National Post revealed their list of The Top 10 Rappers in Canada It was great to see such a list put together by our national newspaper. I actually have been impressed with the level of hip-hop reporting they have been doing lately. That [Keep Reading]

Know Your History: Episode 5 – Rap is Born

October 20, 2010

Welcome to Know Your History, your monthly dose of hip-hop knowledge. This is the transcript of the fifth installment of the show. If you haven’t been with us for the previous four, you can download each episode for free or stream them with the [Keep Reading]

Teaching Tip – Capitalize on Those Moments

October 18, 2010

I am a very organized teacher. I have an extensive long range plan that breaks down what I am doing in the classroom term by term and week by week. I write detailed day plans for each and every single day of the year as well. This sounds like a lot [Keep Reading]

Meadowlilly Woods Visual Tour

October 15, 2010

Meadowlily Woods is only one of several natural jewels that exists in what is known as The Forest City, London, Ontario. I hit the trails this past weekend for a run and took my camera along to share the beautiful views with all of you. I hope you [Keep Reading]


October 14, 2010

How could I have possibly have forgotten my lunch today? There’s my lunch bag. Right beside my water bottles (I never leave the house without one of them.) Yet this morning, I somehow managed to open the fridge and grab three of my water [Keep Reading]
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