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How to Use Math in the Real World

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 19:00
Solve real-life algebra problems with diverse crew, delightful video

The Piggy Bank Primer

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 18:00
This workbook shows kids ways to save and budget.

The Little Earth Charter

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 17:00
Children will enjoy the Little Earth Charter which lists eight principles for making a better world.

Video Tutorial: Blogging with WordPress 3.6 Training

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 21:00
Today's video introduces WordPress training

Great Tool to Personalize Learning Materials

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 18:00
This self-paced learning tool is a genuinely exciting way to blend teacher-created and online resources

Fossil Museum:  Geological Time Machine

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 17:00
The virtual Fossil Museum begins with the Big Bang and progresses through the Quaternary period.

Notability Offers Multiple Note-Taking Tools

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 20:00
Notability lets students choose the best tools to make their notes thorough and useful

Virtual Midnight Ride

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:00
This virtual map shows the routes of Paul Revere, William Dawes, and Dr. Samuel Prescott in their attempts to sound the alarm while also evading the British patrols.

Academy of American Poets: Poems for Your Pocket

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:00
Tomorrow is “Poem in Your Pocket” Day.

Kids Create Their Own Mobile Apps

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00

Great mobile app creation site has solid teacher resources

Writing Fix: A Traditional Haiku

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:00
This document from the fabulous site, Writing Fix, gives just a brief explanation of the basic rules for writing haikus for your students to follow.

Crickweb:  The String of Beads

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:00
Use this simple site to practice sequencing and patterns.

Video Tutorial: Blackboard 9.1 Service Pack 8 – Student Training

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:00
Today's video provides an overview of the new and enhanced features in Blackboard Learn 9.1

Vivid Digital Library of the Natural World

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 20:00
Powerful images and videos capture kids' attention and make them want to learn more.

National Environmental Education Week

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:00
Download a Greening STEM toolkit that has lessons to use that are applicable to the theme.

Create Visual And Auditory Apps For Any Child

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 22:00
Simple but powerful tool engages kids in independently following a schedule.

Drop Everything, and Read!

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 21:00
Tomorrow is National Drop Everything, and Read Day.

Ready Kids:  Be a Hero

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 20:00
Use this site to check your readiness by making a disaster plan, building a kit to have available at a moment’s notice, and becoming aware of the many kinds of disasters.