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Who  doesn’t like polar bears?

October 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

Most of the students I see are fascinated by these beautiful creatures.  And here is a chance to connect your students to the place many polar bears call home.  The Tundra Connections are hosting a series of live webcasts (geared to different issues and grade levels) in October and November. Please click here for all […]

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Wild science

October 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

Or at least Untamed Science- this site (geared for grade 6 and up) has a variety of quick science videos on a many of topics.  I’ve included their introduction  video below. For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.  

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Classroom Updates

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Google Tools

Google rolled out a few changes to Classroom earlier this week. You can now Restrict students from posting and comments. Change the sorting order to last name. Have assignments marked as done (when there is no product to turn in). Download multiples assignments grades at once. Invite students based on groups. Show deleted items in your […]

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Election Day is around the corner

October 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

And for the complete United States election history (from 1840-2008) in maps and charts, check out Voting America. You can watch the changes in populations as well as changes in red and blue states. For the complete post at TeachersFirst, please click here.

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