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Entries from December 19th, 2012

Discovery Education Summer Opportunities

December 19th, 2012 · No Comments · Classroom

Are you looking for free STEM professional development opportunities this summer? You could be selected to participate in an all-expenses-paid, in-person professional development program this summer. Siemens Summer of Learning programs give middle and high school teachers the opportunity to engage with top scientists, collaborate with like-minded peers, and work across STEM disciplines to gain […]

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Making Science Fun

December 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Content - Science

Wonderville is a Canadian site designed to infuse fun with science, engineering, and technology.  There are teacher plans, activities, and lessons.   From comics to projects, this site has a variety of real world science. (From Free Technology for Teachers)  

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Comerford Book Trailers

December 18th, 2012 · No Comments · Classroom

Here are a series of book trailers created by Ms. Comerford’s classes: The Diva from Barbara De Santis on

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We the Jury

December 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

From iCivics comes another interactive civics game- We the Jury.  It allows students to role play as a juror in one of two cases.  The site includes teacher resources.  While you can create an account to save your work, it is not required. (From Free Technology for Teachers)

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