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More than six ways to encourage collaboration in language class – Teaching Village

More than six ways to encourage collaboration in language class – Teaching Village | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
RT @vickyloras: RT @chucksandy: Collaboration in Action on @Barbsaka's Teaching Village Blog http://t.co/sScdppdX #collaboration #iTDi #esol #esl #efl...
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Project Based Learning

Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“These are sites and apps that can be helpful for teachers looking for ideas with project based learning. Includes venues for real world student publication, planning tools and resources.”
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Edu on Air: From projects to project-based learning

“I am thrilled to be moderating a discussion with project based learning expert Thom Markham. Thom and I will take a quick but in depth look at PBL. He will ...”
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One Small Tweet for Teachers, One Giant Blog for Teaching by @TeacherToolkit

One Small Tweet for Teachers, One Giant Blog for Teaching by @TeacherToolkit | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
On Saturday 21st March, I attended the STEP (Scottish Teachers for Enhancing Practice) which incorporates the Association of Chartered Teachers Scotland and is their 3rd Annual Conference. The even...
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Smart-Camera Photography: Enrich Students’ Creative Writing Skills

Smart-Camera Photography: Enrich Students’ Creative Writing Skills | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“How did you get your kids to do that?” It’s a question I often get from colleagues when they see a picture a student took in my digital photography class – a class I dub iPhoneography, as much for the ubiquitous accessory that many of my...
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ConnectED

ConnectED | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Free mapping tool for project based learning with the software we use.for our great maps. Hope folks take advantage.
http://t.co/Rkd0hfc5w2
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Exciting tech - looking forward to trying to master it soon.

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Project Based Learning with Google Docs - Google Slides

Link to my presentation today on Project Based Learning with Google: http://t.co/5UwOepTFoH Thank you to my Twitter friends for your help
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10 Creative Ways to Use Your iPad in the Classroom

10 Creative Ways to Use Your iPad in the Classroom | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
If you’ve had an iPad (or several) in your classroom for any extended period of time, you’re probably familiar with the many practical ways this technology can be used as a central hub for learning.
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Some very cool #EdTech ideas

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The ideal app for enriching my literacy lessons - Innovate My School

The ideal app for enriching my literacy lessons - Innovate My School | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Both teaching and marking can take up a huge amount of a teacher’s day; the latter, in particular, especially tends to eat into supposed ‘free time’. Here, Manchester-based primary school teacher and blogger Amy Kingsley discusses one app that’s been invaluable for her literacy lessons.

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Really impressed with this deep exploitation of #ExplainEverything, clearly explained & inspiring ideas.

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Project Based Learning

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“By: Amanda Nichols, BirdSleuth student intern Looking back on everything I was taught in school, I realize that a lot of things have changed from my primary school classes to today. The primary co...”
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Buncee

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Buncee is one of my all-time favorite Web 2.0 tools for school.  This is a fantastic simple to use site (w/ a drag-n-drop interface) for creating stunning presentations, projects, animations, eCards, and more.
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Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning | MindShift

Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning | MindShift | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“The great thing about any kind of project based learning — whether it involves game design or not — is that when students make meaning through creative articulations, they have to make active and intentional choices.”
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Project Based Learning - Making a Bug Observatory

Project Based Learning - Making a Bug Observatory | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“You remember the Bug Adventure box I made up for the little ones to help with their chosen bug project? There was a reason I put everything in a large plastic box, rather than the customary wooden...”
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Love this simple idea; usually the best ones!
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Project Based Learning: Explained. - YouTube

“Learn more about Project Based Learning (PBL) at : http://bie.org/. The Buck Institute for Education commissioned the cutting-edge advertising agency, Common...”
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Integrating Technology with Project Based Learning... Four Indicators to Blend the Learning

Integrating Technology with Project Based Learning... Four Indicators to Blend the Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“Welcome to this April post designed to look at the idea of technology and PBL. In my work at the BUCK Institute (BIE). I am often asked about the relationship of PBL and technology. This post is de...”
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8 Essential Elements of Project Based Learning | Scholastic.com

8 Essential Elements of Project Based Learning | Scholastic.com | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
There are as many “right” ways to tackle PBL units as there are different kinds of kids, but there are eight essentials that can start you on the right foot. Here are the basics, and some simple ways...
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7 Tips for Successful Portfolio Conferences

7 Tips for Successful Portfolio Conferences | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
While everything else in education in shifting away from teacher centered environments, why shouldn't the old parent/teacher conferences get a face lift too?
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How to Reinvent Project Based Learning to Be More Meaningful

How to Reinvent Project Based Learning to Be More Meaningful | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Project-based learning continues to be misinterpreted as a single teaching strategy rather than as a set of design principles that allow us to introduce the philosophy of inquiry into education in an intelligent and grounded way.
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Transforming Project Based Learning with iPad

Transforming Project Based Learning with iPad | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
The next session I'm attending is "Transforming Project Based Learning with iPad" by Ah-Young Song from Phillips Exeter Academy. Ah-Young tells us that she will be discussing some of the PBL projec...
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The usual suspects in app-lications but useful ideas on how to implement

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Poster Maker, Pixteller

Poster Maker, Pixteller | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Poster Maker, Pixtellerby Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com
I love to fool around with images. I’ve written several articles about image editors, because I think they’re useful to both the adult readers of my blog, and their children/students.
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How To Start Integrating Coding Into Project Based Learning

How To Start Integrating Coding Into Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“True Project Based Learning (PBL) challenges students to acquire deeper knowledge of a concept by establishing connections outside their classroom.”
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Getting Smart: Posting, Publishing, Presenting, and Portfolios

Getting Smart: Posting, Publishing, Presenting, and Portfolios | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Students do their best work when the audience is real, live or online. When their work will be seen and viewed by many people, the student knows the work matters, the work is of value, and that they should do their best. In the student’s mind, there is a distinction between turning something in for the teacher versus turning something in for the greater public. Schools engage students and promote deeper learning use the 4 P’s of next gen learning: posting, publishing, presenting, and portfolio.
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Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 11, 2014 7:23 AM

Some good advice for teachers who are trying to develop their students' writing skills.

Sandra Elizabet Assunção Figueiredo's curator insight, September 21, 2014 1:39 PM

Thanks s lot, Cyntia for having shared!

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Project Based Learning: Microbes - Virus

Project Based Learning: Microbes - Virus | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“The first thing I wanted to do was revise what makes something living alive. The reason for this is that Viruses aren't generally accepted as being a living thing, but instead of simply teaching t...”
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8 Innovative Methods for Modern Storytelling

8 Innovative Methods for Modern Storytelling | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
When an author set out to tell a story in years past, he or she typically did so on paper, a typewriter or by typing at a computer
But today, storytellers find imaginative ways to share their ideas with interactive and visual elements.
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TheBeezyTeacher: It's a Zoo, Here! Project Based Learning

TheBeezyTeacher: It's a Zoo, Here! Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“This week we continued working with zoo animals and our kids have gone above and beyond our expectations. They created the perfect zoo for animals! This is the greatest aspect of doing project based learning (PBL's) with ...”
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Cool as cool can be
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Project-Based Learning

Project-Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“Explore Carol McLaughlin's hand-picked collection of Pins about Project-Based Learning on Pinterest. | See more about project based learning, learning and learning resources.”
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