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USGS: Scavenger Hunt

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:00
This entertaining scavenger hunt from the US Geological Survey asks questions about several different topics.

Teaching Literature: Fiction and Non-Fiction

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 17:00
Find lesson plans for Dracula, Beowulf, and Fahrenheit 451.

Learn Online: Count Us In

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 17:00
The games cover ideas such as volume, time, sorting, and patterning, as well as counting, addition, and subtraction.

Summer Professional Development Series: Interactive Whiteboards

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:00
Interactive whiteboards have been appearing in classrooms for around a decade, but there are still a lot of educators who aren't sure how to make the most of them.

The American Civil War: An Environmental View

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 17:00
This Civil War site looks at the environmental impact the war had on geographic features of the North and the South.

ebook Combines Art With Science in Playful Ways

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 19:00
Color Uncovered is a great way to enhance an art curriculum or to bring a more playful and artistic side to science.

Exploring Earth: Examine Earth from a New Perspective

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 18:00
See how the seasons change land cover over a year’s time.

Fed Card Currency Trivia

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 18:00
Test your knowledge about our paper currency as well as some historical trivia too with this game from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston.

Sim Game Teaches Money Management Lessons

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 19:00
Dinorama is a safe and fun way for students to learn real-world financial concepts.

Math Out Loud: Math and the Oral Tradition

Wed, 07/16/2014 - 18:00
In this article she offers examples of many songs, poems, and folk tales that use numbers, and gives lots of ideas on how to use the songs in math instruction.

In Our Time: Comedy in Ancient Greek Theatre

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 18:00
Learn the derivation of the word comedy, and find out how comedy developed in ancient Greece.

Cell and Cell Structure

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 19:00
Visually stunning tool great for supplementing lessons about cells

My Teacher Look: Get Students Back on Track

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 18:00
Find out why it works for her, and how you can develop that same kind of nonverbal communication with your students.

Video Tutorial: Blackboard 9.1 Service Pack 8 - Grade Center Training

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 17:00
Today's video tutorial details Blackboard 9.1 Grade Center training

Game Helps Kids Think Like Programmers

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 19:00
Cargo-Bot is a simple concept that packs a challenging punch and teaches valuable programming skills.

The Message of Houses and Their Contents, 1780-1820

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 18:00
Use this very complete lesson plan to explore New England houses from the late 18th and early 19th centuries.