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The Bard for the elementary student

November 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Shakespeare for Kids gives you everything you need for your elementary students to perform Shakespeare.  Select your character and then on to your part.  The site includes both Teacher and Parent pages. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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Teaching The Giver

November 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts

Great resource for The Giver from Twitter:   Who loves The Giver? Here’s an educator’s guide to teaching the book and the film. http://t.co/MmR6h6jI0y #engchat #tlchat — WeAreTeachers (@WeAreTeachers) November 5, 2014

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Current events on the iPad

November 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, iPad/ iPod, iPod/iPad

I just downloaded the News O Matic app after reading Richard Byrne’s post on iPads Apps for Schools.  While it is a subscription service- the free app has several features that might help your elementary students with nonfiction articles.

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Elementary Apps for ELA and Math

November 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Content - Math, iPad

Richard Byrne (Free Technology for Teachers) has posted his top five math and language arts app for elementary schools.  Many of these are free- something you might want to consider if you have iPad access in your classroom.

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