NearPod is a free service/app that allows you to create interactive lessons and then share them across iPads in your classroom. Teachers create interactive presentations and then share them with the class.
Students correct and rewrite sentences on subjects that are highly relevant to them (professional athletes, musicians, actors, etc.), and are provided with immediate feedback and support where necessary. From your teacher account you can view student progress and mastery by topic.
Like a real-life three ring binder, this tech tool allows you to collect and organize resources. Much better than a binder, however, the site also comes with tools to connect and collaborate and a virtual whiteboard.
Teach kids how to do just about anything. Educational articles for parents, giving practical advice on how to give your children the best possible start in life. Topics covered include character building, health awareness, study habits and a series of how to guides for a variety of leisure activities. Teach Kids How offers parenting tips for moms and dads, old or new.
Free K-12 educational videos … organized. Tens of thousands of excellent, educational videos in a huge, intuitive directory. Organized, reviewed, rated, and described by teachers. Ideal as a supplement to a curriculum or for independent study.
Teachers' Domain is a free digital media service for educational use from public broadcasting and its partners. You’ll find thousands of media resources, support materials, and tools for classroom lessons, individualized learning programs, and teacher professional learning communities.
A lot of what we ask kids to do on the computer is dependent on reasonable typing skills. I try to devote at least part of our visit to the computer lab to practicing typing. The kids never tire of "Dance Mat Typing."
Think Through Math is a research-based math intervention system designed to support students who are struggling with mathematics. The program transitions students to the rigor of the Common Core State Standards and prepares them for Algebra and beyond. (for grades 4-12)
With SlideShare, you can upload your presentations, documents, and videos and share them with students and colleagues. Even better, you can take advantage of materials that other have uploaded as well.
Wiggio is a completely free, online toolkit that makes it easy to work in groups. The tools include: file sharing, mass texting, posting updates on a newsfeed, updating a shared calendar, video/audio conferencing, polling, to-do lists, and more – all in one free, private, and easy to use application.
CarrotSticks is an online multiplayer game that improves math skills and understanding for 1st - 5th graders as they practice and compete with other students around the world! It's quick and easy to register your class.
After more than 1,000 entries, YouTube has chosen the next 10 Gurus of Education. The search started last month when YouTube teamed up with Khan Academy to find a few folks who could generate useful content and resources for the YouTube EDU channels (1,000 channels exist so far).
Visit Wonderopolis®. It’s a place where wonder and learning are nurtured through the power of discovery, creativity and imagination. Wonderopolis is brought to life by the National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL).
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