September 2014

  • Daredevil at Fan Expo 2014

    I collected a few more autographs for my Daredevil collection last weekend at Fan Expo Toronto. When I asked to get this comic signed, Cary Nord was suprrised to see this book. He said something along the lines of, “Woah, old school!” This is Volume 1 of the Hardcover Collection of the second series of […]

  • Transformers: In the End there is Chaos

    Transformers: Volume 4 – Heart of Darkness Galvatron in back and it looks like the on-going series has taken steps towards the second generation. I much admit that I have always preferred Generation One Transformers and I missed having Optimus Prime and Megatron in this issue. I didn’t have to worry though, the Generation One […]

  • Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Avengers

    Guardians of the Galaxy: Volume 1 – Cosmic Avengers I read this trade paperback before I saw the film version of Guardians of the Galaxy. I was surprised that much of the backstory of Star-Lord was left out of the movie. But at the end of the film, I realize that it made sense. They […]

  • Doctor Who at FanExpo 2014

    The last weekend of summer was absolutely amazing. I went to Fan Expo, the biggest weekend of the year for comic book and science fiction fans, and was so excited about all of the Doctor Who happenings. I arrived in style and parked my TARDIS right outside of The Metro Toronto Convention Centre. I was […]

  • First Day of School Lesson Plan

    I am really looking forward to this new school year. I am teaching a Grade 2/3 classroom in the afternoon and doing some primary prep in the morning. As usual, I have over-planned my day. I think it is a good idea to keep things moving on the first day of school to set a […]

  • Chasing Content – September Past

    It’s time for Chasing Content, that monthly trip through the archives to see what was happening last year at this time right here on Silent Cacophony. Read all of the posts from last September . . . or just these favourite ones . . . Know Your History – Don’t Quit Your Day Job This […]