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Web 2.0 in the Classroom - Part 5 - Teach Amazing!

Web 2.0 in the Classroom - Part 5 - Teach Amazing! | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Check out this great list of web 2.0 sites for the classroom. Lots more on the educational technology blog Teach Amazing!

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Silvia Gallardo-Martin's curator insight, April 14, 2013 3:44 PM

So... you are not the creative type? These days it's all about getting students to be creative! Take a look for yourself.

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Using ICT in applications of primary school mathematics - Murdoch Research Repository

Using ICT in applications of primary school mathematics - Murdoch Research Repository | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
ICT in applications of primary school mathematics - Murdoch Research Repository http://t.co/OxX4xy48S4 #vicpln #edchat #mathchat #teachers

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What is a Story?: Conflict - The Foundation of Storytelling - Script Magazine

What is a Story?: Conflict - The Foundation of Storytelling - Script Magazine | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
In exploring 'what is story?', Jerry Flattum dives into the importance of conflict to move our story to a higher quality.

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See Yemen through my eyes - Nadia Al-Sakkaf

See Yemen through my eyes - Nadia Al-Sakkaf | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
As political turmoil in Yemen continues, the editor-in-chief of the Yemen Times, Nadia Al-Sakkaf, talks at TEDGlobal with host Pat Mitchell.
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7 Libraries Of Sensational Photographs You Can Use For Free | Bestseller Labs

7 Libraries Of Sensational Photographs You Can Use For Free | Bestseller Labs | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
7 collections of sensational photographs that you can use for free on your website, blog and social media.

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The History Place - Great Speeches Collection

Speeches that move and inspire from all of History.

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What is verbal irony? - Christopher Warner

What is verbal irony? - Christopher Warner | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
At face value, the lines between verbal irony, sarcasm, and compliments can be blurry. After all, the phrase 'That looks nice' could be all three depending on the circumstances.
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How Mendel's pea plants helped us understand genetics - Hortensia Jiménez Díaz

How Mendel's pea plants helped us understand genetics - Hortensia Jiménez Díaz | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Each father and mother pass down traits to their children, who inherit combinations of their dominant or recessive alleles. But how do we know so much about genetics today?
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MERLOT - Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching

MERLOT - Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Free and open online community of resources designed primarily for faculty, staff and students of higher education from around the world to share their learning materials and pedagogy.

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Teresa Gallego Navarro's curator insight, March 19, 2013 1:06 AM

New strategies should be search!

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CristinaSkyBox: How Do You Tell Stories?

CristinaSkyBox: How Do You Tell Stories? | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it

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13 Good Chrome Extensions and Apps for Students and Teachers

13 Good Chrome Extensions and Apps for Students and Teachers | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, March 30, 2013 9:51 AM

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Jim Lerman's curator insight, June 21, 2013 8:57 PM

Very useful collection.

Pauline Wilson's curator insight, June 23, 2013 12:05 AM

Some great apps. I think Read and Write would be particularly useful for use with Google Drive

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Ten educational technologies you should try this year | eSchool News

It’s always hard to predict what technology will be a game-changer, but here are 10 educational technologies that have sparked our interest in recent months.

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Top 10 Music Education Apps

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It can be hard work indeed to get your kid to practise his/her instrument after the initial excitement has worn off, so any apps that are available to help out need to make the often boring repetition as interesting as possible. And iOS devices are ideally suited to do this!

 


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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, March 14, 2013 4:34 PM

Might help keep sanity in a household of musical instruments as well.

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The Real Digital Change Agent - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Real Digital Change Agent - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
MOOCs get the marquee billing. But open access has far greater potential to transform society, and to save colleges money in the process.

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How farming planted seeds for the Internet - Patricia Russac

How farming planted seeds for the Internet - Patricia Russac | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
What does farming have to do with invention and innovation?
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How To Become a 21st Century Librarian - Library Journal

How To Become a 21st Century Librarian - Library Journal | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Books LIVE (blog)
How To Become a 21st Century Librarian
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Special librarians are often all but invisible to the general public.

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Pi with Pies - Numberphile

Pi with Pies - Numberphile | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Numberphile did something crazy - attempted to calculate Pi using real Pies. Watch and see how close they got to the real figure of 3.14159265359... Visit Numberphile
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Working backward to solve problems - Maurice Ashley

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Imagine where you want to be someday. Now, how did you get there? Retrograde analysis is a style of problem solving where you work backwards from the endgame you want. It can help you win at chess -- or solve a problem in real life.
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The infamous and ingenious Ho Chi Minh Trail - Cameron Paterson

The infamous and ingenious Ho Chi Minh Trail - Cameron Paterson | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
The Ho Chi Minh Trail not only connected North and South Vietnam during a brutal war but also aided Vietnamese soldiers. The trail shaved nearly five months of time off of the trip and was used as a secret weapon of sorts.
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SimCity Breaks Ground in the Classroom - EA News

SimCity Breaks Ground in the Classroom - EA News | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it
Based on US Government data, American universities are producing barely one-third of the graduates needed to fill the growing demand for workers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
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After Ever After - DISNEY Parody

GET THIS SONG ON ITUNES http://bit.ly/AEAitunes Or BANDCAMP http://joncozart.bandcamp.com/track/after-ever-after Or AMAZON http://amzn.to/16qpmtZ -----------...
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Explain Everything ™

Get Explain Everything ™ on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.

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iPad Apps–by Task

iPad Apps–by Task | Curriculum Resources | Scoop.it

19 questions you might ask about how and when to use an app in the classroom.....and you get the information on apps that will help to answer the questions.


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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, March 14, 2013 4:28 PM

A neat evaluation matrix goes with this post that provides a description of the app, usefulness and ease of use.  A goldmine!!