Here are some screen shots from recent Discovery Education boards created by Mrs. Kohli’s science class. They each researched two scientists and shared their findings.
Here is a great site with printable maps- visit the National Government Atlas. You can search for a variety of maps ( need cities? lakes?). You can then print out the PDF files. (from Technology Bits Bites and Nibbles)
Check out the new post on the tool offered by Discovery; the new board builder. see more…..
Modelling for excellence | Class Teaching. Great article about developing a skill in class using modelling. Giving examples the author(Shaun Allison) explains the common theme used by teachers to best teach students how to master a particular skill. I really like the connectives sheet, it looks like a good resource for teaching lab write ups. [...]
Want to read about the Fall VirtCon 2013, read the summary I posted here
Blackboard Mobile Learn | Features. This definitely looks like a great mobile learning tool. It was recommend by people who have flipped their classroom. See more at “9 Video Tips for a Better Flipped Classroom”.
SOS: Connect The Dots – DEN Blog Network. Two posts in one day.. What is the world coming to. Great idea from Ginny Washburne on DEN. I think this would be a great warm-up to a topic. Could be used to find out what the students know?
Using Doceri, iMovie, & Telagami to Make Flipped Videos – jonbergmann.com. I know it’s been a while since my last post. It’s coming I promise. Meanwhile I think this would be an interesting addition to my flipped videos. I’ve been fretting recently on how to make my videos more interesting and have planned on redoing [...]
What would Democritus have posted on Facebook? Who would have been friends with JJ Thomson or John Dalton? Sonya Goldstein challenged her high school students to create a fakebook for a scientist. She also shared her handout for you to use with your students. Click on the links in this post to see the [...]
TeachersFirst has great online sessions- please see their post below: New Year, new offerings Set aside some time for yourself after the upcoming holidays. OK2Ask will resume in January with free, online professional development “snack sessions.” Register NOW for all sessions in January and February (all at 7:00pm Eastern time). Please be sure to READ [...]