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EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students

EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

some random and cool EduTech tools, tech tools for teachers and students, ways to integrate mobile devices into the classroom, social learning tools, elearning and online learning resources and finally some test prep, textbook, educational gaming and a few other random resources.

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Web tools to support inquiry-based learning | Eduwebinar

Web tools to support inquiry-based learning | Eduwebinar | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

Inquiry based learning is an active learning process, based on identifying relevant questions to research so that the student can develop knowledge about or create solutions to issues and problems.

Web tools allow students to engage in collaborative and interactive learning. All phases of inquiry learning can be adequately addressed through a wide variety of web-based tools and applications.

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Karen Bonanno's comment, December 12, 2012 3:20 PM
This page hosts a list of web tools that can be embedded in classroom programs to help students work through the phases of inquiry based learning. The tools can also be used by the teachers to provide an information rich environment for student access.
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Adding 'connectivity' into the learning!

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A list of web tools which can be used during each stage of Kuhlthau's Guided Inquiry model. There is a brief explanation of each tool and a direct link. This resource offers fantastic support for teacher librarian's in their role as integrators of information communication technology tools into inquiry learning. 

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 60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom: WeAreTeachers

 60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom: WeAreTeachers | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Using a tablet to explore STEAM concepts is a natural pairing—as kids drag, draw and create they learn more about technology and the world around them. That's why we've gathered 60 of our favorite apps for teaching STEAM in the classroom, with recommendations for every grade level. Read on to get our list!
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A Good Lesson on Hurricanes: Free Technology for Teachers

A Good Lesson on Hurricanes: Free Technology for Teachers | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

The Atlantic hurricane season season is here and It's OK to Be Smart (produced by PBS) has a new video lesson about hurricanes.

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Lesson Plans | Learning about works of art

Lesson Plans | Learning about works of art | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Search for lesson plans that integrate learning about works of art in your classroom.
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Children's Book Council Awards 2016 Books 

Booktopia - Buy Children's Book Council Awards 2016 books online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Discount Children's Book Council Awards 2016 books and flat rate shipping of $6.95 per online book order.
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Maptia · A World of Stories

Maptia · A World of Stories | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Join Maptia to discover a world of remarkable stories, told by some of the most inspiring photographers, writers, and adventurers on the planet, and to publish and share your stories as part of our thoughtful community.
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265 Free Documentaries Online

265 Free Documentaries Online | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
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Watch over 200 free documentaries online. The documentaries cover everything from music and cinema, to literature, religion, politics and physics. They're thought-provoking, eye-opening, and enlightening. For more great films, please visit our complete collection, .
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Geography Games Based on Google Maps and Google Earth

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Geography Games Based on Google Maps and Google Earth | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Three #Geography Games Based on Google #Maps and #Google Earth https://t.co/lDXCpz4Ic3
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Late 1800s workers pose with the tools of their trades

Late 1800s workers pose with the tools of their trades | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
The affordability of the tintype photo process allowed everyday carpenters and masons to have their portraits taken with their trusty saws and spades.
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STEM in 30 | National Air and Space Museum

STEM in 30 | National Air and Space Museum | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

STEM in 30, an interactive classroom program consisting of 30-minute live webcasts that engage middle school students in STEM topics ranging from WWI airplanes to rovers on Mars.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Who Owns Antarctica? - A Political Geography Lesson

Free Technology for Teachers: Who Owns Antarctica? - A Political Geography Lesson | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
RT @rmbyrne: Who Owns Antarctica? - A Political Geography Lesson via Free Technology for Teachers - Who owns ... https://t.co/n9yPCoyWc7
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20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies

20 YouTube Channels for Social Studies | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
YouTube is a fantastic resource for schools to teach content and for students to learn content. For pretty much any topic you can thin
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A Variety of Ways for Students to Explore National Parks Online: Free Technology for Teachers

A Variety of Ways for Students to Explore National Parks Online: Free Technology for Teachers | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
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Teaching with Graphic Novels | Edudemic

Teaching with Graphic Novels | Edudemic | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Modern graphic novels have emerged as effective teaching tools that help improve literacy, explain complex concepts, and get students excited about reading.
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2016 CBCA Short List – Australia is the Story Country! | Eduwebinar

Insights into the shortlisted titles for several categories of the 2016 CBCA Awards are shared by experienced CBCA Tasmanian Judge, Tricia Scott; and Jennie
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Best kids books of 2016 | Booktopia

Booktopia - buy online books, DVDs and Magazine Subscriptions from Australia's leading online bookstore with over 4 million titles. Booktopia offers thousands of eBooks, daily discounted books and flat rate shipping of $6.95 per online book order.
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Telescope finds hundreds of previously undetectable galaxies

Telescope finds hundreds of previously undetectable galaxies | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
A South African radio telescope has revealed hundreds of galaxies in a tiny corner of the universe where only 70 had been seen before.
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STEM Curriculum Resources by Dr. Wesley Fryer

STEM Curriculum Resources by Dr. Wesley Fryer | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
STEM curriculum resources collected and/or created by Wesley Fryer
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Art of the Islamic World

Learn about art and culture of the Islamic world and glean ideas for supporting studies of English language arts, math, science, social studies, world history, and visual arts.
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10 Popular Apps for English Language Learners and Teachers

10 Popular Apps for English Language Learners and Teachers | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
By Sophia Sanchez - A list of 10 popular apps recommended for English Language Learners and teachers from an ELL teacher.
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Lessons | TED-Ed

Lessons | TED-Ed | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it
Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.
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Free Technology for Teachers: An Animated Tour of the Water Cycle and Water Treatment

Free Technology for Teachers: An Animated Tour of the Water Cycle and Water Treatment | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

The US Environmental Protection Agency offers some nice resources for teaching about the water cycle and water treatment.

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Teaching Strategies | Facing History and Ourselves

Teaching Strategies | Facing History and Ourselves | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

We encourage teachers to use student-centered teaching strategies that nurture students' literacy and critical thinking skills within a respectful classroom climate. The strategies suggested here can be used with students of all ages with any academic content.

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The Contest for Human Flight - Interactive Timeline:Free Technology for Teachers

The Contest for Human Flight - Interactive Timeline:Free Technology for Teachers | Curriculum resource reviews | Scoop.it

Last night I started watching American Genius on Netflix. American Genius, produced by National Geographic, features the stories of American inventors and innovators who were competing in the same field.

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