• Summary of Learning Assignment

    December 3, 2019 by

    collaboration at its finest I had the chance to work with Altan for this assignment, and together we created an animated Powtoon dialogue that outlined what we learned throughout this semester. There were too many… Read more

  • My Italian Learning Journey

    November 26, 2019 by

    The Eighth and final week Wow. Just under two months ago, I decided to make time for something I have always wanted to do. Being enrolled in two classes this semester, I probably had less… Read more

  • Social Activism

    November 25, 2019 by

    I feel like a pendulum I had never seen the video, Everyone Knows Sarah, but I grew with the message portrayed by the video. I was always very weary of what I posting anything online.… Read more

  • Italian 101 – Week 7

    November 20, 2019 by

    In the world of YouTube After seeing that Kalyn was exploring all sorts of YouTube videos (like Learn French While You Sleep), I knew it was time to give YouTube a shot! I’m so glad… Read more

  • Italian 101 – Week 6

    November 12, 2019 by

    Reflecting on the importance of language learning This week, I’ve been reflecting on why language learning is so important. Cook and Singleton (2014) present a variety of reasons why people set out to learn a… Read more

  • Khan Academy

    November 6, 2019 by

    An Open educational resource History Khan Academy is a not-for-profit educational organization with a mission to provide free education online. The founder, Salman Khan, began making YouTube videos to help tutor some distant family members… Read more

  • Italian 101 – Week 5

    November 3, 2019 by

    Language learning takes on an italian mafia Although I continued to practice Duolingo, this week I also decided to see if I could keep up with an Italian show because I’ve heard of many success… Read more

  • Open Education

    October 28, 2019 by

    Why share it when you can sell it? Growing up, I was one of those students that really disliked group work. I felt as though I would do the bulk of the projects, and other… Read more

  • Italian 101 – Week 4

    October 28, 2019 by

    Vocab, Vocab, Vocab This week, I completed two additional Duolingo categories: Phrases and Food. The phrases section made me feel like I was finally learning something useful! Up until this point, I had only been… Read more

  • Italian 101 – Week 3

    October 21, 2019 by

    Grammatical realizations My classmate Riley has also taken on the challenge of learning a new language, and just like him, this week my addiction to Duolingo became evident. So far, I’ve only explored using the… Read more

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