Online Safety Tips and Tools to Protect Kids and Inform Parents about Internet dangers Tags: education Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.
SC LC music video (JibJab) Amy Dent and crew (featuring LC members at the DENSI 2011: Dawn, Karen, Kathy, and Norma Jean)
The SC DEN LC wish you and yours a wonderful and restful Christmas vacation. Stay tuned for exciting 2012 DEN events
Rubrics for Assessment Rubrics for Assessment Tags: rubrics, assessment, web2.0, collaboration – By Jackie Gerstein Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.
Mind Maps are graphic representations of information that show both small units of information and their relationships in a visual way. Concept maps,(or story maps, graphic organizers, advance organizers, story webs, semantic maps, and cognitive organizers), are often used to teach text structure and to aid in comprehension, helping students understand multiple layered concepts. Research
Everyone has a favorite Holiday movie they look forward to watching every year. Our Discovery Education Holiday videos can be used to combine education and fun for students. Try infusing our holiday videos with your lesson plans for art, history, science, etc. Students can also learn about the beliefs and celebration traditions of others.
I am very pleased to announce that the CT DEN leadership council will be hosting a live event for the SCICon virtual conference at the Mark Twain House in Hartford on Saturday, January 28, 2012. DEN SCIcon focuses on providing participants with some of the most effective strategies for transforming their science classes through the
by David Andrade, http://tinyurl.com/edtechguy Android 4 Schools is a new site from Richard Byrne, author of Free Technology for Teachers. In this site, Richard and his guest authors will be sharing resources and reviews of apps (mostly free) that can be used in K-12 schools, along with ways that those apps can be used in the
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
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