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…

The Journey of Asoka Tano

By G. P. Avants Walking the narrow road is a hazardous journey. It requires a balance of one’s resolve and oftentimes brings you to many relective moments along the way. Just as Asoka Tano. She became the unexpected padwan of Anakin Skywalker. Asoka fought along side he, Obi-wan Kenobi, and many illustrious Jedi, while facing…

Episode 96 John Dexter’s Sci-Fi Laboratory

h     ttps://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-qr3cb-fb4ef7 It’s nice to have family pop on the show from time-to-time. Today, Gary’s brother John stopped by to talk about some of his favorite old and new Sci-Fi features. 

Dorkus Maximus

By G. P. Avants You gotta love someone with a great sense of humor. They are the sort of person who can find the punch line in any situation or can create one with ease. Maybe a person who can be the butt of a joke and take it with stride might be the rarest…