Montessori Education
1.0K views | +0 today
Follow
Montessori Education
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by The Rice Process from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

5 Minute Guide to Kahoot (game based assessment and feedback)

5 Minute Guide to Kahoot (game based assessment and feedback) | Montessori Education | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by The Rice Process from Eclectic Technology
Scoop.it!

Learning Never Stops: 50 websites that help make learning science fun

Learning Never Stops: 50 websites that help make learning science fun | Montessori Education | Scoop.it

"Without a doubt my most popular posts have consistently been science websites. Below, I have combined all the science websites that I have shared so far and have added nine new ones. Whether you have been following my blog, or if this is your first time, I promise you will find many great resources for your students."


Via Beth Dichter
more...
Sally Tilley's curator insight, April 7, 2014 9:52 PM

What an incredibly well-sourced collation of resources...follow this immediately! Thanks so much for sharing!

Sally Tilley's curator insight, April 7, 2014 9:52 PM

What an incredibly well-sourced collation of resources...follow this immediately! Thanks so much for sharing!

Elizabeth Brookfield's curator insight, April 8, 2014 5:35 AM

Must check a few of these out...

Rescooped by The Rice Process from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

Fun Math Games for Kids - 45 Math Game Apps | iGameMom

Fun Math Games for Kids - 45 Math Game Apps | iGameMom | Montessori Education | Scoop.it
Fun Math Games for Kids - 45 Math Game Apps for Kids hand picked by iGameMom. Kids will enjoy learning math and see how math be used in real life.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
The Rice Process's insight:

Helpful!

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by The Rice Process from Geography Education
Scoop.it!

Geography of Europe Games

Geography of Europe Games | Montessori Education | Scoop.it

Via Seth Dixon
more...
Jared Medeiros's curator insight, February 18, 2015 5:49 PM

An absolutely great and fun way to learn and explore different geographic locations.  Anytime learning can be made fun or turned into a game is always a win-win.  I found myself screwing around with these mini games and before I knew it, 45 minutes had passed, and I was not as good at Geography as I thought I was.  I will be back to play/learn more!

Lena Minassian's curator insight, February 18, 2015 6:59 PM

This is an interesting way to learn geography in a more interactive way. This link provides many different games that allow you to not only play a game but learn while you do it! These games can test capitals, rivers, monarchies, countries, regions, peninsulas, battles, etc. All of these relate to Europe and can provide different learning techniques for anyone who is interested in them.

Kevin Nguyen's curator insight, December 7, 2015 12:05 PM

This Toporopa is a great interaction games for people who are interested in geography. Europe has a rich history dates back to colonial times and there are many interesting facts that a lot of people does not know about it. It is fun and entertaining way to train your brain and a great review to see what you know about the world.

Rescooped by The Rice Process from Digital Presentations in Education
Scoop.it!

Interactive PowerPoints - Technology Integration

Interactive PowerPoints - Technology Integration | Montessori Education | Scoop.it
The purpose of this site is to help teachers integrate Web 2.0 technologies.

Via Baiba Svenca
more...
Baiba Svenca's curator insight, March 13, 2014 4:13 AM

I just came across this page which may be highly useful to the teachers. You can learn how to create a Tic Tac Toe Game, Connect 4 Game, Jeopardy Games, and Interactive Quiz Slides using PowerPoint. The site also gives you free templates for creating these games.

Judih Weinstein Haggai's curator insight, March 14, 2014 5:44 AM

some easy and great ideas to jazz up powerpoints

Character Minutes's curator insight, March 20, 2014 10:55 AM

So excited to see Connect 4 ---- have used the actual game board for years!

Rescooped by The Rice Process from Eclectic Technology
Scoop.it!

How To Help Your Students Embrace Failure through Game-based Learning

How To Help Your Students Embrace Failure through Game-based Learning | Montessori Education | Scoop.it

"Whether our students fear the dark, monsters, heights, some other imagined horror, or something more real such as family troubles or bullying, everyone is afraid of something. For students in our schools those fears probably include something that is an inherent part of our society and our educational system – failure."


Via Beth Dichter
The Rice Process's insight:

Interesting inights.

more...
Beth Dichter's curator insight, November 28, 2013 9:20 PM

What would happen if you used game-based learning in your classroom and took advantage of the of the fact that students do fail when they play games, providing opportunities for them to understand how they may also fail in class and more on. Three strategies are explored in this post.

* Encourage cooperative play

* Implement structures for active engagement

* Embrace failure as a learning opportunity

In addition to providing detailed explanations of these strategies the post also provides a look at 21 smart games for game-based learning and some as well as links to locations where you may find educationally relevant games.

MLC Junior School Hub's curator insight, December 2, 2014 3:28 AM

Everyone is afraid of something. However, we need to encourage our students not to fear failure, but embrace it as a natural part of the learning process.

One area where failure is naturally integrated is games-based learning where progress is built on the concept of experimentation - failure and adaptation.