(4 for Friday posts contain four things that caught my attention this week and I feel are worthy of yours.)
It’s an early-to-mid level chapter book (think 4–8th grade) with plenty of humor. It’s about a wizard with no magical powers who is secretly into making robots.
I’m anxiously awaiting my physical copy. I’ve started it on my Kindle, and it’s been delightful so far.
Student-Led Writing: How I Let Students Lead The Writing Process
This is a good write up on some solid tips for letting students have ownership as they write. It’s a must read for writing teachers.
Why two spaces after a period isn’t wrong (or, the lies typographers tell about history) - Heraclitean River
This piece is crazy long, but it has more information than you’ll ever want to know about proper typographical spacing after a full stop. It’s pretty interesting if you’re a typography nerd. I use single-space after a period if you want to know.
Followers: Just a Number… Right? - A Tech Teacher on a Mission
I enjoyed this post by Victoria Olson (@MsVictoriaOlson). It’s full of food for thought on the numbers game of social media and how it affects our usage. Well worth a read.