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Teachers and students will find learning more engaging with the large assortment of free Web 2.0 tools.
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6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.
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Shayne Swift's curator insight, March 16, 6:08 PM

This is a part of the classroom that I think gets overlooked to some degree.  Personalization for our students with to respect to how they learn is daunting, but worth it.

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Seriously Amazing - Questions Come Alive at the Smithsonian!

Seriously Amazing - Questions Come Alive at the Smithsonian! | Web 2.0 for Education | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian asks and answers questions about science, art, history and culture, exciting the learning in everyone, every day.

The Smithsonian has recently launched a new website seriouslyamazing.com which “poses questions and answers to show people how it can be an exciting resource for discovery and learning.”

 


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10 Free Online Educational Game Sites

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Web-based games can prove to be a treasure trove of learning opportunities, and there are a variety of content-areas, age ranges, and skill levels to choose from. The true pay dirt for browser-based learning games can be found on large online digital game hubs. Here are 10 game hubs players that teachers can use to as one tool in their arsenal.

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The ages range from Pre-K to High School.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, March 27, 2014 9:41 PM

Finding games that you can use in the classroom is not always as easy as one would like it to be. This post shares 10 websites that are "game hubs" and the games range from one for students as young as preK to students in high school. The list of the sites is below and additional information is in the post (as are links to each). Have fun exploring them and sharing them with your students, and if you know a site that is not listed leave in the Comment section.

* Shepperd Software

* PBS Kids Games

* Mr. Nussbaum

* National Geographic Kids

* Poptropica

* Funbrain

* BBC Schools: Games

* Primary Games

* ABCya.com

* Arcademic Skill Builders

Rosemary Tyrrell's curator insight, March 28, 2014 1:08 PM

Some wonderful resources here. 

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Bloom's Verb Wheel and Bloom's Web2.0 Wheel

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Two looks at Bloom's - one is a verb wheel and the other is a web2.0 wheel. The Verb Wheel shows the domains as well as appropriate verbs and possible student projects. The Web 2.0 Wheel also includes suggestions of Web 2.0 tools you might use.


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N Kaspar's curator insight, February 10, 2013 1:14 PM

Yet another way to look at Bloom's.  Very cool