Tasty, but Deadly By G. P. Avants The idea of changing history, especially events that you feel brought you sadness or suffering, is appealing to some people. What would it mean if you could take the other fork in the road? You know going back and fixing something from your past in order to see…

Levy Meets Elise

By G.P. Avants One of the great things about going digital this year at school is finding all sorts of tools to use. My principal passed this program called Pixton on to me. It allows you to create comics and engage your students into storytelling. I thought why not create a scene from Chronolocity: A…

Meet Levy Roarke

By G.P. Avants I wanted to share with you a fun project that I used in my classroom to get my high school students writing while trying to use something they seem all love, music. If was a fun idea that my daughter found on Spotify. Someone had created a playlist for Star Wars character,…

Levy’s Soundtrack of Life

By G.P. Avants Last week I promised that I would share the actual digital technology lesson that I created with my high school students. If you missed the last post that one talked about how to use music and technology to get students to have more buy in with their reading, writing, research, and presentation…

Son of Jango Fett

By G.P. Avants When I say the name Boba Fett what images come to mind? Fearless warrior? Bounty Hunter? A simple man trying to make his way through the galaxy? If you are a Star Wars fan you know that this character first introduced in Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back was only meant to…

The Expanding James Holden

By G. P. Avants Great characters are timeless. A hero is a hero no matter what time period they are born into. James Holden is just an ordinary man who had greatness thrust upon him. In the coldness of space he and his crew hold the key to a new life for humanity. In the…