Filed Under (Work) by Laura Smith on 01-03-2013
What’s the Big Idea? | Teaching Philosophy through feature film clips
Introducing middle school students to philosophy through film
Teaching Children Philosophy
This website is dedicated to helping adults conduct philosophical discussion with and among elementary school children.
Contrary to what many people think, young children are both interested in and good at discussing philosophical questions. Picture books are a great way to initiate a philosophical discussion with young children and this site will help you get started.
a global collaboration providing free and open learning to young people, especially in programming technology.
Explore MIT App Inventor | Explore MIT App Inventor
Creating an App Inventor App begins in your browser where you design how the app will look. Then, like fitting together puzzle pieces, you set your app’s behavior. All the while, through a live connection between your computer and your phone, your app appears on your phone.
From the art world to the zoo, from underwater to outer space, from current problems to future solutions, your students will have the freedom to explore their interests and make connections across subjects. They’ll develop skills and enhance their learning through discovery, while earning digital badges as credentials along the way.
ImageQuiz: Create new quiz
Create quizzes where students click on part of an image to indicate the correct answer. I can see this applied to geography quizzes easily, and i’m sure there are plenty more ways to use it!!
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