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Entries from February 26th, 2013

Making electricity work

February 26th, 2013 · No Comments · Classroom

The Fidgit Factory is a fun way to learn how electricity works.  Complete the switches and (replace the batteries) and see how many fidgits you can make and what level you can unlock! This is a PBS game from Design Squad.

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Naval STEM

February 22nd, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Science

For those of you in high school, here is a series of lesson plans and activities geared to naval action and STEM.  From interactives (there is on Boyle’s law related to underwater diving)  to lessons (complete with embedded videos), Navy STEM for the Classroom works hard to tie real world  projects to STEM. (Shared by […]

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Number the Stars

February 21st, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Video/movies

Here is an iPad movie created in Mrs. Picazio’s class.  The students enjoyed working with the images to retell the story.   Number the stars from Barbara De Santis on Vimeo.

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Become a disease detective

February 20th, 2013 · No Comments · Classroom

Interested in infectious diseases? Explore the Disease Detectives!  There are activities, personal stories, interactive timelines and more. (from Teachers First)

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