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Entries from February 20th, 2014

Is it a shell? a spice? a CCS assessment?

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Math, Content - Science

So what does a shell, a spice, and CCS have in common? If you answered nutmeg, then you must know Nutmeg Education.  This (free for the first 5000) site allows you to create assessment with their CCS bank of questions or you can add your own.  Create an class, add students, and create an assessment. […]

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Machu Picchu- what a view!

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

360 Machu Picchu is chance to really visit the incredible historic venue. You could display it on a SMARTBoard or have students tour on their own.  I know I could have used this site with my fifth graders- I am sure the ability to view this interactive mode would have been more interesting than the […]

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A is for …..

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline

One of my favorite Thinkfinity partner sites is ReadWriteThink.  Their Alphabet Organizer   could be used in any classroom.  Select the list or page view for anything from spelling lists to spelling out student names.  Maybe it would be interesting in a language class or with economic terms. While you can save work (both draft and […]

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Can you hear me now?

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

The Interactive Ear is presented by Amplifon Last week I posted an interactive cockroach- this week it is the interactive ear!   How my students could have used this when I was teaching sound.  View all three (outer, middle, inner) parts of the ear and mouse over the model to read all the details. For the […]

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