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Hercules and DE Boards

October 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Discovery Education

As part of a assignment in Colleen Comerford’s class, the students produced Discovery Education boards.  Using their notes from the 12 Labors of Hercules, they selected items (video, photos, or texts) to summarize the events.  Each student also created a Tellagami and added it to their board.  At the end of class, each board was […]

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What would you record?

September 11th, 2013 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline, Video/movies

  Here is a brief post from We Are Teachers that outlines 10 classroom activities that work well in video format. While I have done several of these, I would be glad to collaborate with your students on any project.

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The Teaching Channel

September 26th, 2012 · No Comments · Classroom

Looking for a quick and innovate teaching idea?  Try the Teaching Channel.  You can search by grade, content, and topics (i.e., classroom management, assessment, collaboration).  Most of the clips are about 5 minutes.  I watched several and found them interesting and informative. The click below illustrates Word Clouds as a pre-reading strategy. (From Teachers as […]

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YouTube for Teachers

October 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · Classroom

  YouTube has launched a channel for teachers.  Find ways to integrate video into your lessons as well as join their community.  There are best practices, channel spotlights, and suggested videos. Special thanks to Ed A. for sharing this resource.

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