I am a notorious procrastinator and an expert time waster. When I should be writing or reading or applying for jobs, I spend hours on Facebook. This week I found myself using Feebly as my chosen method of distraction. It was so easy to scroll through a feed and get immediate access to interesting blogs … Continue reading A Time Waster that’s Worth My Time
This Sunday, I applied all the research I did last week and bought myself a sewing machine. While at Walmart, I also bought replacement sewing needles, pins, a seam ripper and some fabric. I brought it home, opened it up and. . . . spent several hours reading the instruction manuals. A video tutorial by … Continue reading I’m sewing! Kind of. . .
I grew up in the Big Muddy Badlands in Southern Saskatchewan. The beautiful land is rich in history that has been shared with me through various tours, oral stories, and written histories. I have also been able to share the stories through my own tours. My parents' ranch is full of teepee rings and other … Continue reading Miskawsowin- The Gap
Hi! My name is Shyla Froshaug and I am very excited to be taking this course and to be learning more about educational technology. I am in the last semester of my degree and recently finished my internship. During my teaching experience, I used the smartboard frequently, incorporated some online research into some of my classes … Continue reading My new outlook on blogging
I am going to take this project as an excuse to finally learn how to sew! I have always wanted to learn but was intimidated by the prospect. As a Christmas present, I received a beautiful handmade drawstring from a student who has been taking sewing lessons from a community member. I decided then that … Continue reading If they can do it, sew can I!
“Hello! I’m Shyla Froshaug and I’m from a Big Beaver, Saskatchewan.” This is the scripted line I have nervously recited to introduce myself. The line I have nervously rehearsed in my head preparing for my turn on that dreaded first day of class introductions. I have even learned how to recite this line in Cree … Continue reading Miskasowin: Naming Myself