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Kahoot! by the kids

December 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline

While in Sue Henry’s class this week, we ended with 2 short games of Kahoot!  When the students wanted to play again, we gave them an option:  if they wrote the question, we would play again.  Each third grader wrote a sample of 3 sentence types.  After collecting the papers (think of them as exit […]

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How Chobani did it (inside look at an entrepreneur)

December 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline

Another great opportunity for your high school students to get the inside story on what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur! Join Discovery Education, Chobani Founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya and other leading entrepreneurs on January 14 at 1PM ET for an exclusive discussion on what it means to be an entrepreneur, and how […]

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Wordshift

December 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content- Cross Discipline

Saw Wesley Fryer’s tweet this morning from the Google Apps for Education summit in Texas.  One of the speakers (Ken Shelton) mentioned WordShift  (and it reminded me of this old post).  This is a twist on the traditional word cloud.  Yes, it makes the most common words larger- yet you can highlight words by topics, […]

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Monday morning at Wilson

December 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline

This morning I presented before school for some of the newer teachers at Wilson.  Below is my presentation.

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