Nice site! "MY HERO invites your family, school, or organization to take part in this not-for profit educational project. Add your vision by sharing your words, images and short films celebrating heroes from around the world on this ever-growing internet archive."
Many educators don’t realize how easy it is to create their own instructional videos or podcasts. Follow this guide to record lessons, tutorials and other content for your students, then share them as open educational resources.
Following the recent discovery of an original manuscript and sketches by beloved children’s author Dr. Seuss, a new book by the late author will be published in July and at least two other titles are planned, publisher Random House announced Wednesday. His books have featured imaginative illustrations of fantasy characters and employed engaging rhyme.
DOGO News has fun articles for kids on current events, science, sports, and more! There are also lots of stories, pictures, videos, games and the DOGO news map for kids! Add your comments, read reviews of cool websites, and more!
There is a new feature where kids can submit movie reviews. Looks pretty cool. Very nice site.
There’s a whole lot of learning going on out there, but I’ve learned that it’s not all that easy to find.
For the last few years I’ve tried to keep up with it myself and help my students and colleagues keep up as well. I decided it was time to pull it all together. Here’s a first go at an infographic collecting some of the major professional learning opportunities out there for school librarians.
Please let me know what I missed and please feel free to embed and share with friends.
I recall reading national headlines in 2013 regarding massive closures in Chicago Public Schools. Though deemed drastic by many, the underlying principle was that the changes were designed to provide students with new resources needed for a quality education. One of the selling points was that closures would give Chicago Public Schools the resources to provide …
The principles of "If-Then" logic can make you productive. IFTTT, or If This Then That, applies the same principles to connect web apps, iOS apps and Android apps. Now, apart from helping you connect apps, it is launching a new way to simplify actions. It's called "Do". IFTTT itself has rebranded as "IF", although it…
Oban the Knowledge Keeper's tales of Animals Myths and Legends. Read amazing stories, solve puzzles, play games, meet a dragon and help save a world. Find out how Oban the Knowledge Keeper needs our myths and legends to save his world. Send Oban your own stories.
Some of the Goals for this Site
Explore myths and legends of many cultures involving animals
Encourage children to find out more about animals and the natural world
Present factual information about indigenous people related to myths and legends
Present factual information about the animals mentioned in myths and legends
Encourage children to think about issues faced by indigenous people and about concepts and issues for the future development of our world and all its people
Stimulate children to find out more about the legends and myths of their own country and other cultures
Encourage children to identify common themes occurring in different cultures.
Story-Driven, Evidence-Based Teaching and Learning Platform, Awesome Stories is a Cure for the Common Core. Non-Fiction, Fiction, Films, Books, Social Studies, History, Science, Math, the Arts, Trials, Disaster.
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