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10 Web Resources To Help Teach About Primary Sources

10 Web Resources To Help Teach About Primary Sources | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Wondering how to get your students to use and analyze primary sources instead of their beloved Wikipedia? Here are some great resources for primary sources.

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Not just for kids. Great for everyone. 

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Carey Leahy's curator insight, October 3, 2013 7:24 PM

American examples in focus - there are Australian ones to identify too.

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These are great web resources for teaching your students about locating primary sources. 

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Microsoft Opens Up On ‘Minecraft’ Acquisition And Possible Game Sequel

Microsoft Opens Up On ‘Minecraft’ Acquisition And Possible Game Sequel | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Phil Spencer, head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, discussed the tech giant’s plans for the “Minecraft” game series.
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Unlimited Drive storage for Google Apps for Education

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This week, Google is rolling out the unlimited Drive storage for GAFE users. Watch for Google Apps Vault and enhanced auditing tools coming soon to same.

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GREAT iPad App Pinterest Collection by Katie Christo

GREAT iPad App Pinterest Collection by Katie Christo | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

Tons of educational iPad apps organized by grade levels and categories.


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Helpful collection of educational apps organized by grade levels and categories

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Every teacher should create a list of apps that work/don't work for their teaching purposes.

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I really appreciate the early childhood apps. I'm gonna recommend them to my students' parents

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The 4 Most Important PowerPoint RULES for Successful Presentations

There are a million and one tips and tricks for using PowerPoint effectively, but what REALLY matters most? This presentation takes the 4 most important change…
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Power House Education

Power House Education | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Powerhouse Education was created with the vision of providing teachers with the tools to effectively and more easily implement educational best practices.
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Wideo - Make animated online videos free

Wideo - Make animated online videos free | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Make a video online with wideo! Create professional marketing videos. Try out our video templates. Create explainer videos.
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Free Technology for Teachers: PicMonkey + Thinglink = Interactive Collages

Free Technology for Teachers: PicMonkey + Thinglink = Interactive Collages | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Publishing with iBooks Author - Peter Pappas

Publishing with iBooks Author - Peter Pappas | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

Great Scoop.it page by Peter Pappas! 


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PBL Projects |

PBL Projects | | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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A good site offering step-by-step guides to PBL. Suited mostly for upper grades but can be adapted for primary.

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Free Technology for Teachers: An Often Untapped Source of Digital Devices for Classrooms

Free Technology for Teachers: An Often Untapped Source of Digital Devices for Classrooms | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources

Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Find and share teacher resources for K-12 teachers and engage with the largest online community of educators in the world.
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How to install iOS 8.1 on your iPhone and iPad — Even if you're low on storage!

How to install iOS 8.1 on your iPhone and iPad — Even if you're low on storage! | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
iOS 8.1 will run on iPhone 4s and newer, iPad 2 and newer, and iPod touch 5. If you have enough available storage space on your device, you can install it using Software Update. If you're already running iOS 8, storage shouldn't be a problem. If you're still on iOS 7, you'll have to pay closer attention and may need to update using iTunes instead. How to update your iPhone or iPad to...
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New Software Allows Teachers To Control Smart Boards From iPads -- THE Journal

New Software Allows Teachers To Control Smart Boards From iPads -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
A new version of Smart's Notebook software will let teachers move about the classroom as they change and manipulate images on whiteboards.
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The Guide to Using Google Drive Offline

The Guide to Using Google Drive Offline | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Google Tricks and Tips: Offline Editing in Google Drive! One amazing feature of Google Drive is the ability to work offline. This comes in handy when you are traveling. It is also a great tool for...
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Loopster.com - Free Online Video Editor

Loopster.com  - Free Online Video Editor | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Download Loopster iPhone/iPad video editing app to create social media, education, and professional presentation videos. Shoot, edit, carve, splice, add text comments, slow-motion effect, etc. with Loopster video editing app.
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Top 60 iPad Apps for Teaching STEAM Organized by Grade Level ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 60 iPad Apps for Teaching STEAM Organized by Grade Level ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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10 Tips for Close Reading Activities Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

10 Tips for Close Reading Activities Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
10 Tips for Close Reading Activities Infographic. Close reading activities will help your students improve their reading comprehension if you know how.
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SmithsonianTweenTribune | Articles for kids, middle school, teens from Smithsonian

SmithsonianTweenTribune | Articles for kids, middle school, teens from Smithsonian | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Lexile leveled current events, lesson plans, quizzes, assessments
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10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking
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The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration

The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration
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An inbox that works for you

An inbox that works for you | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Fantastic organization tool for a full inbox. I didn't realize I needed this until now! If you can't wait for it to show up, email for an invite inbox@google.com

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Free Technology for Teachers: Novels on Location - Read Your Way Around the World

Free Technology for Teachers: Novels on Location - Read Your Way Around the World | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code

Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
If education shifted the focus from learning computing language to the building process itself, a world of creativity could be unleashed
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