Daily Archives: March 6, 2013

More from PETE&C

More from PETE&C

If you want to make your students think and laugh at the same time, share http://thankstextbooks.tumblr.com/ with them. It is a weekly update of oddities found in textbooks. The comments are often as funny as the textbook print. Lance Rougeux shared this table for apps/sites and their use: Tinyurl.com/coreofde . One of the fun activities on this page

Earth March Madness

  Gather your students, co-workers, family and have some geeky fun with NASA’s Earth Observatory.   Here is great way to get your students and others involved in remote sensing science and Earth science:   Earth March Madness!  Vote for your favorite images of 2012 in a bracket style tournament!!    First round of voting is

Meet Kim from ID at #DENSI2013

This is Kim Miller, a DEN Leadership Council Member from Idaho.  She’s been accepted to attend the DEN Summer Institute July 14-19 in Burlington, VT. Here’s her DEN story:   Tell us yours. The main portion of this year’s application is a short  (unedited) video that t ells your DEN story. We want to know about you

Homework with purpose, autonomy and mastery

I have done a lot of reflecting on homework since last year. Over the summer I read several books that helped me shed some light on it for my own practice. Here are just a few quotes Who Owns the Learning? Preparing Students for Success in the Digital Age ALAN NOVEMBER “When students are given