Universal Design for Learning is a set of principles for curriculum development that give all individuals equal opportunities to learn. UDL provides a blueprint for creating instructional goals, methods, materials, and assessments that work for everyone--not a single, one-size-fits-all solution but rather flexible approaches that can be customized and adjusted for individual needs.
See your lesson plan right next to what the students have accomplished in that class. Have everything in one place - instead of juggling apps that don't talk to each other - in order to iterate for the next day.
Reading Champion can boost a child's reading ability in school or at home, independently or alongside an adult.The online iPad App not only encourages children to practice and improve their reading, but also increases their reading enjoyment. The included reading passages are appropriate for readers of all abilities.
Teachers in Virginia, as well as students, will be able to create their own interactive content for mobile devices, tablets and more using the platform EduWidgets, the Virginia Department of Education announced Monday. Among other things, the platform would allow users to create graphs, sequences, timelines and images to support classroom instruction.
Facebook has a billion users, so it’s a fair guess to say that most of our students have a Facebook profile. Most students from kindergarten up through university would rather socialize than study, so why not meet them on their own ground by using Facebook as an interactive social learning tool? Teach, learn, and share the knowledge with the 1st Facebook Social Learning App Marketplace for Teachers and Students. Share the same education passion with us! Support our idea!
The iCivics games place students in different civic roles and give them agency to address real-world problems and issues. They are rooted in clear learning objectives and integrated with lesson plans and support materials.
Plotagon is a tool that lets anyone create an animated movie directly from a written screenplay. Write your story, choose actors, environments and music. Press play and your movie is done. It's that simple. Plotagon is completely free! It is in a beta stage, but you can start using it right now.
The Search Results: Among other useful materials, I stumbled across a pretty neat interactive image on the Cyberbee site that answers some common student questions about copyright, including the one that sent me over the edge!
Approximately six million school-aged children and teenagers in the United States receive special education services. Just getting started, however, confounds countless families. Finding information and resources is difficult, and materials are often confusing, adding further stress and... http://elearninginfographics.com/your-childs-special-needs-infographic/
Reading is the foundation to learning. Because so much is rooted within literacy, starting early to support language learning can make a substantial difference in students’ reading success. Similarly, the earlier we intervene with students who are struggling readers, the more likely they’ll be able to catch up. The 7 Tips for Parents to Help Struggling Readers Infographic presents a wonderful list of tips for parents to use with their struggling readers.
The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBookstore. ideal for children’s picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on.
Using Blubbr you can create interactive quizzes that are based on YouTube clips. Your quizzes can be about anything of your choosing. The structure of the quizzes has a viewer watch a short clip then answer a multiple choice question about the clip. Viewers know right away if they chose the correct answer or not.
Love My Science is full of fun, easy, safe and exciting hands-on science experiments as well as fun facts and Science topics that will help you answer a lot of questions asked by your children. Do your kids ask a lot of questions? Kids are natural scientists - they learn by asking questions.All the experiments are simple, safe and easy to follow and can be achieved with everyday materials and recycled items found around your house. Help make learning fun and easy by trying some with your kids. Remember to always have fun with your experiments and don’t worry if they don’t come out as you would expect – some of the greatest scientific discoveries have been made by mistake.