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Google Slides in the Classroom

April 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Content - Social Studies, Google Tools

Pam Chartock’s students used Google Presentation to demonstrate their understanding of American Civil Rights issues.  Above are two examples.  While Google Presentation is close enough to Power Point to make it easy for the students, with Google you can publish the their work to the web!

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Socrative- you should see it now!

April 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

This site has upgraded and now with all the chromebooks, there are more opportunities to use Socrative-  student response system.  Think of it as feedback without the clickers- works on any internet device ( don’t think they have updated their app yet).  Click here for a great overview from login to reports.

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Make Good Art

March 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

I saw this on Twitter and had to share- created by a high school student in New Milford.   LET’S MAKE SOME GOOD ART. Beautiful thoughts by @tehshmarah, a student at @NMHS_Principal’s school: http://t.co/59QYkb8Cwc #edchat — Gerald Aungst (@geraldaungst) March 29, 2014

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Science on the green

March 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

I’m for anything that helps students see science in daily events.The Science of Golf includes videos on work, energy, water conservation, and the physics behind a golf swing.  Now that the weather is getting warmer ( I hope), this might be a perfect topic.  For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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