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Oreo is  back!

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

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Jen Wanger’s fabulous O.R.E.O. project is back!  Click here for details on this math fulled opportunity- open to all classes but probably best for the lower grades.  I love to participate in these sessions – I would be glad to join your class. The project closed October 17.

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Going to WWI with the NY Times

September 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies

 

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As part of the NY Times The Learning Network, you can find resources for World War I studies.  There are a variety of video and text references.  Here’s a sample video.

 

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The Spark for STEM

September 14th, 2014 · No Comments · STEM

stem SPARK 101 marries all the STEM disciplines – and there are webinars, videos, and project ideas- all with real world applications and careers. Click here for a brief overview of the site. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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How well do you graph?

September 14th, 2014 · No Comments · Content - Math

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If I show you a cartoon of a man being shot out of a cannon, how well can you draw the graph?  Function Carnival is a fun site for algebra or calculus students.  After watching the video and drawing the graph, the teacher gets all student results. There are also videos with  bumper car and ferris wheel. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.

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