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Entries from February 22nd, 2014

Free Google PD (Saturday, 3/15)

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Google Tools

SimpleK12 is presenting a series of online Google sessions.  Here is a clip from their site: • An overview of using Google tools with student projects and assignments • Step-by-step guides on how to increase student writing and researching skills • Information on FREE Google resources for increasing student engagement Click here for details.

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Do you speak shark?

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

Here is a fantastic free webinar opportunity from the folks at Jason Learning. Your class can join  Lisa Jones (a shark biologist) on Thursday, February 27 at 1:30.  Click here  to submit questions or join the session.

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Science (both online and in the kitchen)

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Science

 When I was teaching fifth grade science, The Exploratorium was one of my favorite sites.  I was reminded of it recently in this post from Free Technology for Teachers.  While the post highlights the site’s pickle activities(do you have the right temperature and salt amount to create the perfect pickle?), there are many other activities […]

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Need more fonts in Google?

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

Since we all have access to Google Docs, here is a recent post from Free Technology for Teachers  that shows you how to add fonts.

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