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Sample Questions

September 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

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Everybody (or at least it seems like) is looking for sample testing questions.  If you teach ELA or Math (grades 2-8) , then sign up for a free Learningpod account to access over 20 sets of sample questions.
For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Everything you always wanted to know about…

September 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Twitter

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Twitter but were afraid to ask!  Educators New to Twitter is the place to get all your answers (as well as sign up for a Twitter mentor).  This site is on weebly (and I know in the past we have had blocking issues- so if it is blocked at school- read it somewhere else).

For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

 

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The bigger picture – more in Snapshot

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · edmodo

Edmodo’s Snapshot (see original post here) has now added resources for students who not proficient.  These resources are combination of games, lesson plans, and activities. In some cases you can create the edmodo assignment right from the Snapshot view.  Please click here for the overview video.

 

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Oreo is  back!

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

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Jen Wanger’s fabulous O.R.E.O. project is back!  Click here for details on this math fulled opportunity- open to all classes but probably best for the lower grades.  I love to participate in these sessions – I would be glad to join your class. The project closed October 17.

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