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Student Engagement and Being in the Flow | Barbara Bray - Rethinking Learning

Student Engagement and Being in the Flow | Barbara Bray - Rethinking Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Engaging students is when they experience flow. Flow is being fully immersed and involved in a project, and success in the process of the activity.
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5 Great Tools for publishing Students Works ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Great Tools for publishing Students Works ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Mauresa Mitchell's curator insight, February 2, 10:07 AM
The traditional idea of writing and paper is still importation, but there are ways to engage learners tp create something more.
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26 best Google Calendar tips

26 best Google Calendar tips | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Upgrade your agenda with this cornucopia of advanced options, shortcuts, and features for Google Calendar.
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Learn to Juggle with Mr. Piercey

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At 11:00 on this Friday (April 17th), Mr. Piercey will be teaching you the basics of juggling. Grab some tennis balls, hacky-sacks, or baseballs and watch and learn live!

Photo Credit by Matt Bero on Unsplash
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Important Update in the Forest – Forest of Reading

A lot has changed in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic in these past few weeks. For our registrants, our readers, and our authors, this has been an incredibly challenging time.
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Choosing the Right Tools for Remote Learning

Choosing the Right Tools for Remote Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
By: R. D. Poth. These online learning tools have wide applicability to different grade levels and content areas to help shift to remote learning with ease.
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Free Tech for Learning

Free Tech for Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
A coalition of education organizations has curated strategies, tips and best practices for teaching online during the coronavirus pandemic.
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How to Teach at Home

How to Teach at Home | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
On March 18, 2020, Simone Kern tweeted that simply “recreating schools at home” passes up a golden opportunity to engage kids in authentic, self-directed learning.
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Here's a List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions to Parents While Schools Are Closed

Here's a List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions to Parents While Schools Are Closed | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
These education companies are offering free subscriptions to their educational apps, websites, and activities, and you don't need to be a teacher to get access.
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Online learning websites that'll level you up during the coronavirus lockdown - Tech

Online learning websites that'll level you up during the coronavirus lockdown - Tech | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
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Virtual Museum Tours: How to Tour Exhibits from the Louvre, MoMa & More

Virtual Museum Tours: How to Tour Exhibits from the Louvre, MoMa & More | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
From the Louvre to the MoMa, the most iconic museums are available to tour virtually now. Here's how to access thousands of exhibit
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The MagPi issue 91 - support for the Raspberry Pi

The MagPi issue 91 - support for the Raspberry Pi | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Get involved with \#MonthOfMaking in The MagPi magazine issue 91. Plus! Eben Upton talks to us about the new entry-level Raspberry Pi 4 with 2GB RAM.

Inside The MagPi magazine issue #91

- \#MonthOfMaking. Get involved with the community and commit to making something this month. We will help each other to become makers.

- Raspberry Pi 4 with 2GB RAM. There’s a brand new entry-level Raspberry Pi 4. It’s still $35 but now comes with 2GB memory. We think this new entry-level model will shake up Raspberry Pi.

- Starter electronics. Learn all about breadboards, jumper cables, resistors, and components with our guide to attaching electronics to the GPIO pins on Raspberry Pi. Then Simon Monk walks you through some famous starter projects.

- Build an earthquake detector. Use a Raspberry Shake to build a seismograph, and hook it up to a worldwide community of earthquake-detecting kits. Citizen science at its very finest.

- Magic mirror modules. Add new features to your magic mirror with our guide to extensions and modules.

- NexDock 2 reviewed. Hook up your Raspberry Pi to this keyboard-and-screen laptop dock and get a mobile Raspberry Pi computer.

- Top 10 wearable projects. Turn Raspberry Pi into a smartwatch, fitness tracker, Google Glass-a-like, and even a bow-tie. The most stylish way to wear your Raspberry Pi.

- Learn SQL and database skills. It’s a solid skill that all coders find handy. Use Raspberry Pi to develop serious data management skills.

- Plus! Win a signed Raspberry Pi 4 Desktop Kit
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The 8 Best Fact-Checking Sites for Finding Unbiased Truth

The 8 Best Fact-Checking Sites for Finding Unbiased Truth | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
This is the age of misinformation and fake news. Here are the best unbiased fact-checking sites so that you can find the truth.
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Why Teens Should Understand Their Own Brains (And Why Their Teachers Should, Too!) | MindShift | KQED News

Why Teens Should Understand Their Own Brains (And Why Their Teachers Should, Too!) | MindShift | KQED News | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Human brains are still developing throughout our teenage and early adult years. Knowing more about the way they work can teach us about how schools can work, too.
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5 Ways to Boost Attendance in Virtual Class Meetings

5 Ways to Boost Attendance in Virtual Class Meetings | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
I have a friend who is a phenomenal teacher. She has been making a positive impact on middle schoolers' lives for 20 years. I used to go into her classroom during my prep period and
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These are really good ideas that can help the teacher to be more involved in the learning process of the students during this pandemic, and some of them can keep track of the progress of the students, and lastly it is going to be a good way to improve the classes online and the way the teacher give a class.
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Audible Stories: Free Audiobooks for Kids

Audible Stories: Free Audiobooks for Kids | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Free stories for kids of all ages. Audible Stories is a free website where kids of all ages can listen to hundreds of Audible audio titles across six different languages—English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Japanese—for free, so they can keep learning, dreaming and just being kids.

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Great resource for developing listening skills.

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How to Create Videos on a Chromebook Without Extensions or Apps

How to Create Videos on a Chromebook Without Extensions or Apps | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
During a virtual staff meeting this week I was asked for help with making a basic video on a Chromebook. By “basic” we’re talking about just recording something, saving it, and sh…
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Online Learning Resources from Digital Promise

Online Learning Resources from Digital Promise | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
This library of online learning resources is intended for educators and can be filtered b
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The Best Nature Webcams for Science Learning at a Distance

The Best Nature Webcams for Science Learning at a Distance | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
For a daily dose of wildlife and the opportunity to observe animal behavior, turn to the best nature webcams on the Internet.
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Joe Wicks Is The Nation's P.E. Teacher With Free Daily Kids Workouts On You Tube

Joe Wicks Is The Nation's P.E. Teacher With Free Daily Kids Workouts On You Tube | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
This is great news for parents and kids who are reeling from the news of school closures due to the Coronavirus. Joe Wicks, famous as The Body Coach, has sa...
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Student developers: 7 free guides on popular programming languages

Student developers: 7 free guides on popular programming languages | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
If you want to expand your software development skill set, these TechRepublic downloads can help get you started.
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Stuck at home? Take free drawing classes from famous illustrators

Stuck at home? Take free drawing classes from famous illustrators | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Most are designed for kids—but all welcome the young at heart.
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Coding For Kids: Free Classes, Websites, and Apps | Ages 8-18

Coding For Kids: Free Classes, Websites, and Apps | Ages 8-18 | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Free coding for kids and teens: classes, websites, and apps. Coding for kids free resources to learn Python, Java, HTML/CSS, JavaScript, and more!
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Manage audio and video in Chrome with one click

Manage audio and video in Chrome with one click | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
With Chrome’s latest update, it’s now easier to control audio and video in your browser. Just click the icon in the top right corner of Chrome on desktop, open the new media hub and manage what’s playing from there.
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Here Is An Excellent Tool Students Can Use to Create Trading Cards

Here Is An Excellent Tool Students Can Use to Create Trading Cards | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 50 Sites/Apps for Educational Games

Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: 50 Sites/Apps for Educational Games | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Game Based Learning is a great way to integrate technology into the classroom as well generate excitement for students.  This list not onl
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