Now I Know My ABCs

In my previous post, I stated that I would be focusing on both lettering and intricate designs; however, I decided to slow things down a bit and take things one at a time. With that being said, this week, I…

Ice Ice Baby

The focus of my learning project this week was icing. During this time, I learned how to make royal icing, how to change the consistency of the icing, and I learned different icing techniques. Before this, I have only ever…

Hop on the Bandwagon We Call Media!

To jump on the bandwagon is a phrase that is used to describe movements or situations that individuals participate in due to its popularity. Similarly, in Michael Wesch’s video, participatory culture is described as redoing or remixing certain trends portrayed…

Tweet Tweet! – A New Way of Connecting

The only time I’ve ever used Twitter prior to this course was years ago when my sister and I tried to get the attention of her favourite celebrity. Thus, my experience with Twitter was little to none. With that, I…

3… 2… 1… Here I DOUGH!

And so my learning project begins! My focus this week was to find the perfect sugar cookie recipe. To help with this, I used Pinterest. It was a little overwhelming at first because there were so many recipes to choose…

Into The Future: Flying Cars and Robot Teachers?

I believe that it is hard to hypothesize what is in store for the future of education; especially given our current situation of covid-19. At this point, teachers, students, and parents are all working hard just to get through their…

My SWEET Idea: Learning Project Introduction

Welcome to the beginning of my learning project! For this project, I have decided to tackle sugar cookie decorating. From a young age, I have always been interested and passionate about baking. My mother is a self-taught baker and growing…

Meet The Face Behind The Screen

Hello and welcome to my blog! My name is Mikaela Deguzman and I am a fourth-year elementary education student at the University of Regina. I am taking EDTC 300 as my last course for my undergraduate degree before going into…