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Entries from December 10th, 2012

Translate the story to the graph

December 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Classroom

Graphing Stories offers brief (less than 30 seconds) videos that encourage your students to tell the story in a graph.  I watched several of the videos and think it would help students improve   graphing as well as relating the events to graphs. (From Free Technologies for Teachers)

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Typing for the very young

December 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Classroom

  Key Seeker combines keyboarding and letter recognition for the K-2 grade level.  This free site encourages the student to use the correct hand (right or left).  When the student finishes a session, they can print out the letters they have found.  This colorful jungle themed adventure would work as a station or on the […]

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Something Fishy

December 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Content - Science, Content - Social Studies

Here is an interactive site on water (the water cycle, conservation, and habitat) that would be great on a SMART Board or as a station. It is geared for elementary students.  There are a variety of activities as well as information for educators. (from TeachersFirst)

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