This is only the beginning!

To conclude the first chapter of my learning project, I was able to make a scarf but unfortunately was not able to make mittens (yet). My leaning project allowed me to learn a skill from only using the internet, how cool is that! Although my scarf isn’t considered perfect,...
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Time lapse video which then turns into an iMovie!

Hi everyone! Sorry for the late posts I have been down and out with covid. Although I was down and out, I was able to put many hours into my learning project. Thankfully I picked a learning project that allowed me to do it from the comfort of my...
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Did I do it??

This week on my learning project I have unfortunately learned nothing new. Although, I have still continued to work on my scarf. I never realized how time consuming this hobby can be! What I mean by saying this is, when I am knitting I have to be solely focused...
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Tweet tweet!!

I have been a user of twitter for many years however, I only utilized it as a source for reading about news or keeping up with friends. I never saw it as a source of learning within the education world. After participating in chats and learning more about what...
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Who doesn’t love a good TikTok!!? #knittingrules

As I started on the next step of my learning project, I hit a road block. I unfortunately made my cast on too tight which caused me to unravel it and start again. At first it was a little disappointing but then I remembered that practice makes perfect and...
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Who wants to learn how to knit with me! Yahoo

For my learning project I have decided to learn how to knit. My end goal is to be able to knit a pair of mittens. However, I decided to start with something simpler like a scarf. First, I went to the store to buy the supplies that I will...
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A little bit about me

My name is Taylor McKinnon. I grew up in the small town of Rossland, British Columbia. I believe growing up there ultimately shaped me into the person I am today. With both parents being teachers, my family and I were very involved in all aspect of each other’s lives....
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Journey Toward Reconciliation

My experiences thus far has been extremely eye-opening as it has shown me just how little I know about the history of our province, and our country. This has made me want to educate myself on reconciliation, not only for myself, but to prevent a future generation of learners...
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Teaching Philosophy

Teaching Philosophy My teaching philosophy is centered around creating a safe and caring environment for all my students. I am passionate about creating a learning environment that each of my students are able to able to thrive in. I believe in teaching and celebrating all kinds of diversity. I am...
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