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Using Makey Makey to teach students about inquiry and the 4C's - communicate, collaborate, critical thinking and creativity.
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Thanks to reuvenwerber for sharing this post on his Jewish Education Around the World page. http://www.scoop.it/t/jewish-education-around-the-world/
This comes and a perfect time as my TnC356 preservice students from Sterling College are creating PSA videos and digital storytelling projects.
There are tons of awesome iPad apps and these 24 totally free games, tools, and resources are perfect for the science classroom. Explore this list to see what works with your students! iPad Lab Ti...
For those who do not have connection problems and who have access to iPads.
Rock identifer...how cool is that for some of the less prac based topic in science.
Some schools are building in time for students to work on passion projects -- an idea inspired by Google's 20% time.
I think this is workable. As a teacher, I asked students what they wanted to learn and worked with them to connect their ideas to the curricula.
If you use rubrics to grade student work you have to try ForAllRubrics! Once you set up your class list, this website allows users to import rubrics they've already made, or easily create new ones....
This looks like a great interactive way to grade rubrics....with flexibility. I really like that you can add comments.
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Just reviewed this - Great work Molly! Love the resources
A good primer for those of us wanting to get more out of Google's free tools.
Examples of Using Google Forms in education.
If you ask students what their favorite subject is, it’s a rare kid who will say grammar. If you ask teachers the same question, it’s also a rare teacher who will say that s/he enjoys teaching grammar more than any other subject.
"Google Drive is one of the fundamental tools in our digital toolkits as teachers and educators. Whether you want to compose a document, create a presentation, design a sheet, or share a beautiful drawing you made, Google Drive provides you with the tools to do that on any device and anywhere you are with an internet connection "
Very Useful tool that can really aid in effective teaching and learning activites when used appropriately.
A very helpful guide for an essential tool in providing virtual training. More on using Google for teaching purposes here: http://bitly.com/bundles/o_7g9dui3mug/d
"Google Drive is one of the fundamental tools in our digital toolkits as teachers and educators.
15 More Apps To Create Books On The iPad
I love Science and I've never seen any of these sites! Check them out now! - JE
For The Science class and Science little nerds!
A really great collection of useful links and activities for students of all ages.
You spend like half of your life on that thing. Time to figure out what it really does.
I think of myself as an iOS device power user and I still learned a few things from this article!
A Few Usefull Tricks you, iPhone or iPad User, Will Put to Good Use. Easy to remeber and perform.
The 'Guided Access' tip is fabulous for teachers of T-2 grades who want to keep the students from changing apps or deleting things!
"There are tons of fantastic math apps for iPads and here are ten you should download today! "
Keep maths fun and interesting. Many learners are taken to advanced levels well before they're ready for it, struggle and are then put off for life.
Some good, simple maths apps here - most are for lower year levels but could prove useful for skill practise and/or differentiation in the classroom.
Presentations are more than just Powerpoint or Keynote. While those presentation tools will get the presentation-making job done, there are definitely better options out there.
Herramientas para presentaciones más activas
Nice review of 3 alternative (to PowerPoint, Keynote or Prezi) tools for Class Presentations:
Haiku Deck: https://itunes.apple.com/app/id536328724
Google Presentation Tool: https://docs.google.com/templates?type=presentations
The Best Google Drive Add Ons for Education will help you be more productive and add cool academic content into Google Drive. Revise better and more...
Google Drive - education add-ons
Great Add-ons that make your Google Drive more accessable and useable for educational purposes.
besonders interessant für gemeinschaftlich bearbeitete Dokumente ist das Track-Changes-Add-On, das Google Docs um die bekannte "Änderungen nachverfolgen"-Funktion aus Microsoft Word ergänzt
"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."
What an incredibly well-sourced collation of resources...follow this immediately! Thanks so much for sharing!
Must check a few of these out...
Over the past 4 years, the Educational Technology Debate had great conversations every month on the major issues in ICT4Edu. From the challenges of 1:1 computing, to the promise of Open Educational Resources, and the reality of MOOCs, we’ve been at the forefront of the major trends facing educators and technologists. We are now re-starting…
In my new role this year as a technology coach for the high school in which I work, I have found myself primarily involved in two separate but equally impo
Because your kids deserve the very best educational apps.
We invite you to read our latest SVC2UK White Paper, “The Future of E-ducation“, written in collaboration with Gold Mercury International, the Corporate Vision® Strategy Think Tank. The Paper draws on many of the case studies from SVC2UK 2013 and explores what the future is likely to look like for teachers and students.
Nice selection of papers aproaching main subjects in education and technology.
In my reading list
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Interesting paper looking at the future of education and some of the implications.
One to add to your reading list. The report covers the main players in education and technology, providing case studies that explore the future of learning and teaching.
There are quite a few apps you should know about. We went through and compiled dozens of the best apps for teachers who don't have time to do so themselves!
Push your students to explain their thinking and create their own digital portfolio items with these fantastic free apps! Tellagami for Story Telling Film Your Own Persuasive PSAs Student Created P...
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Interesting to note that multilingual skills also translate to higher math skills, too.
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Find education news, teaching strategies, lesson plans, activity ideas and more on the WeAreTeachers blog. Featuring posts by guest bloggers and teachers as well as WeAreTeachers editors.
Are you looking to figure out exactly which Twitter hashtag is the right one to follow? There's no shortage of options and it can feel overwhelming. Sure, there's the popular #edchat and #edtech hashtags most of us follow.