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epubBooks - Download Free Kindle ePub Books

epubBooks - Download Free Kindle ePub Books | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
epubBooks has free ebooks to download for Kindle or EPUB readers like iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows Phone, Nook and eReaders.
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Good source for classic books in epub format to download to your device.
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Educade | Lesson Plans | CREATE AN INTERACTIVE IN-CLASS MUSEUM WITH AURASMA

Educade | Lesson Plans | CREATE AN INTERACTIVE IN-CLASS MUSEUM WITH AURASMA | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Students use critical thinking and design skills to turn their classroom into an interactive science or history museum using this augmented reality mobile app.
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Curio.ca - Channels

Curio.ca - Channels | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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Current and past new stories with thorough, practical lesson plans.

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Cool PowerPoint Tricks: Write on Your Slides During your Presentation

Cool PowerPoint Tricks: Write on Your Slides During your Presentation | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Sometimes you want to capture the audience’s responses in writing for all to see, but using flipchart just isn’t practical. Like in a room of 200 people. Or on a webinar. Or when you're presenting ...
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The Real Problem With The Fraser High School Rankings – Part 1 | Eight Leaves

The Real Problem With The Fraser High School Rankings – Part 1 | Eight Leaves | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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550 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free

550 Free Audio Books: Download Great Books for Free | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Download 550 free audio books, mostly classics, to your MP3 player or computer. Includes great works of fiction, non-fiction and poetry.
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Wow!  So many free audiobooks.

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20 Wonderful Online Museums and Sites for Virtual Field Trips to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

20 Wonderful Online Museums and Sites for Virtual Field Trips to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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▶ Embedding Critical Thinking Throughout PBL - YouTube

This session explores how to "tweak" a project's design and the lessons within it to ensure that students are invited to think critically at each step of the...
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Great one hour session by Roland Case on rigorous critical thinking.

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William Shakespeare, 1564-1616

William Shakespeare, 1564-1616 | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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Excellent resource for epub versions of classic books.  The formatting of these books is very professional with all the functionality of the best ebooks.
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Educade | Lesson Plans | ROLLER COASTER MAKER ACTIVITY: RESEARCH, DESIGN, & BUILD

Educade | Lesson Plans | ROLLER COASTER MAKER ACTIVITY: RESEARCH, DESIGN, & BUILD | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Design and build physical roller coasters using physics and math concepts (energy, gravity, and friction) in this cross-curricular maker activity.
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Thinking Critically | Learning Commons

Thinking Critically | Learning Commons | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
You can’t get the most out of university without learning to think critically. It isn't easy, but with our handy guide, we’ll have you thinking up a storm in no time!
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Project Look Sharp :: K-12 & Higher Ed. Media Literacy Lesson Plans :: Ithaca College

Project Look Sharp :: K-12 & Higher Ed. Media Literacy Lesson Plans :: Ithaca College | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Project Look Sharp provides lesson plans, materials, training and support to help teachers integrate media literacy into their classroom curricula.
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Media literacy lesson on current and historical topics.

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Change the Homework, Improve Student Achievement -- Campus Technology

A new study from Rice and Duke researchers identified a relatively non-invasive approach to improving student achievement — one that doesn't involve gutting the curriculum or reinventing pedagogy. The researchers found that implementing subtle, technology-based changes to homework resulted in improvements in student performance on tests.
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Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology

Emerging Perspectives on Learning, Teaching and Technology | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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General introduction to many "new" ideas in education such as PBL and affective learning.

 

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The Real Problem With The Fraser Institute High School Rankings – Part 2 | Eight Leaves

The Real Problem With The Fraser Institute High School Rankings – Part 2 | Eight Leaves | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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National Gallery of Art | NGA Images

National Gallery of Art | NGA Images | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
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Thousands of searchable high resolution images from the National Gallery of Art.

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The Periodic Table of Storytelling

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The basic building blocks of storytelling
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Great for English, although full of tons of not-100%-appropriate advertising.

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Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web.

Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web. | Recommended Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Discover thousands of free online courses, audio books, movies, textbooks, eBooks, language lessons, and more.
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How and Why We Read: Crash Course English Literature #1 - YouTube

You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Also, if y...
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