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So what can you do in minute?

October 25th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom


Explore this infographic on what really happens during one minute on the internet.  Visit Data Never Sleeps 2.0. It might be interesting you have your students predict the results before sharing the results.

For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.


Here’s a great pumpkin!

October 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

Saw this on twitter tonight- what a great fall project from Scholastic! Here’s the link to the site.



Gold Rush in your future?

October 24th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

gold rush

No, I’m not talking about going to the jewelry store- I was thinking about United States history folks.  In this recent blog post from Richard Byrne ( Free Technology for Teachers) , he share a variety of web lessons about the Gold Rush.


STEM Resources

October 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science


Teachers Try Science has it all- lesson plans, strategies, and a community encourage connections.  This free site is geared for grades 5-12 (but I feel you could adapt some of the strategies for younger students).

For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.