Daily Archives: April 21, 2014


Prepare for Geocaching Day in May – Collect EASTER Eggs Now!!

Prepare for Geocaching Day in May – Collect EASTER Eggs Now!!

Now is the time to start thinking about the DEN Geocaching Day on May 17, 2014.   Go to your department stores, pharmacies or any other place that sells those lovely Easter Eggs and stock up on all the ones that are left-over and on CLEARANCE.  You are looking for the ones that are dark green,


Goobric & Doctopus…say huh?!

Having just seen the recent Captain America superhero movie, my initial thought was that these were the names of some sort of super villains. To the contrary, these are a couple of awesome tools for assessing student work using Rubrics built into Google Docs! Thanks to our very own DEN STAR, Sandi Dennis for sharing


Mousey Monday – National Tree Planting Day

Happy Mousey Monday!! Did you know in Kenya today is the celebration of National Tree Planting Day? The people of Kenya plant palm trees and coconut trees along the Indian Ocean. The tradition of planting and caring for trees and celebrating the day as a holiday, originated in Nebraska in the United States. On April


SOS: Four-to-One

Welcome to Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our S.O.S series provides help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Four-to-One PDF Version *For a link to all the PDFs in this series click here. Background Schema theory explains how our previous experiences, knowledge, emotions, and understandings affect what and how we learn (Harvey &