Daily Archives: December 21, 2011

Be The Future – STEM resource from the Science Channel

Be The Future – STEM resource from the Science Channel

by David Andrade, http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy   Be The Future is a STEM resource from the Science Channel, part of Discovery Communications, that provides information, resources, links, lesson resources, and more from a variety of sources, including Discovery Education.   It is a new science initiative to help get students interested and engaged in science subjects and careers. There

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 12/21/2011

Find a Book – Lexile Framework for Reading A website to find books based on lexile level (although students can do it based on grade level, too) and interests. Tags: lexile, readinglevels, books – By Robin Talkowski Videos | Interactive Biology, by Leslie Samuel Tags: biology, science, interactive, education Posted from Diigo. The rest of

EdWeb- Another Excellent PLC

I recently stumbled upon edWeb.net and I cannot say enough great things about it.  In the short time I have become a member, I have attended several webinars with my teachers, watched archived sessions that I missed, made connections with other educators, and provided resources to my district about Common Core Standards. The membership is

Accelerate Learning with Green Screen & Music

Kari Huttner has taken advantage of the great DE music featuring Dr Lodge McCammon’s content driven Jams containing powerful lyrics and melodies to charge students’ interest and improve their level of comprehension.  Kari adds Green Screen fun with DE Video segments, reaching  total tech integration! What a great way to demonstrate how we help young