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Toolkit – Additional Resources and Workbooks

Here Are Workbooks and Resources for Your Ultimate Toolkit Bundle ” Introducing Online Searches Integrating Online Searches in the Classroom Searching with Google Introducing Interactive WhiteboardsIntegrating Interactive Whiteboards in the ClassroomCombining Interactive Whiteboards with other Technology Introducing PodcastsIntegrating Podcasts in the ClassroomCreating Podcasts Using AudacityIntroducing BlogsIntegrating Blogs in the Classroom Creating BlogsUsing WordPressUsing Blogger Using TwitterIntroducing WikisIntegrating Wikis in the Classroom Creating WikisUsing PBwikiUsing Wikipedia Workbooks Introducing Online Video SharingIntegrating Online Videos in the Classroom.

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Teachers and Educators. Changes. Simple K12 Webinar: May 30, 2012. Launch Mousing Around program. Practice your mousing skills with the following Mousercise. 100 Snowballs! What can you build? Only2Clicks. Technology with Mrs. Lynn - Unit 1 - 11. Welcome to Technology for 11-12!

Technology with Mrs. Lynn - Unit 1 - 11

1st, 2nd, and 3rd GradeEssential question: Why is technology an essential learning tool? NET STechnology Operations, Critical Thinking Main activities: Introduction to rules and expectations in the labTechnology Scavenger HuntSeating ChartTyping Pal introduction (2nd & 3rd)Predict the future of technology for learning Resources: Tools: 4th, 5th, and 6th GradeEssential question: Why is technology an essential learning tool?

Technology - Mrs. Jensen - Useful Links. KidRex This is a custom Google Search that is kid safe.

Technology - Mrs. Jensen - Useful Links

DCSD Resources Provided by Douglas County Libraries (The link's on the right side of the page.) Ask for KIDS! (Jeeves for Kids)Ask Kids is a search engine designed exclusively for young people ages 6 to 12. It's a free, safe, fun way for kids and their parents to quickly and easily research school topics. Destiny (Choose Clear Sky->Catalog->Webpath Express) Offers monthlY-themed resources, along with a safe and easy search engine. e-Library (password required for additional features) Key Seeker - Keyboarding for kindergarten. Last Week in Lab: Week Ending 12/09/11. This post is part of my continuing series of weekly lesson summaries.

Last Week in Lab: Week Ending 12/09/11

My goal is to give parents & caregivers in our school community the resources needed to extend student learning at home, and to share my professional practice with teacher colleagues around the world in the interest of improving my craft. Week ending 12/09/11. Last Week in Lab: Week Ending 10/28/11. This post is part of my continuing series of weekly lesson summaries.

Last Week in Lab: Week Ending 10/28/11

My goal is to give parents & caregivers in our school community the resources needed to extend student learning at home, and to share my professional practice with teacher colleagues around the world in the interest of improving my craft. Week ending 10/28/11 Kindergarten. Smsteacher - seasonpuzzle. I have a puzzle piece outline that I've used for two projects already.

smsteacher - seasonpuzzle

I have four groups of first graders, but it would work to just divide one class into four groups. We had a discussion about the seasons. I had the students design a puzzle piece for their season: winter, spring, summer, fall. Once the pieces are cut out, we will display them in the hall. I have some photos below the template. Thisissand.com. Jacksonpollock_by_miltos_manetas.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object) Speakaboos.com: stories, games, interactives and MORE! Good morning all, Heard about this great resource yesterday on Twitter from Patrick Higgins.

Speakaboos.com: stories, games, interactives and MORE!

It’s called and it’s a free literacy site with fantastic interactive stories, songs, games, printables and more. I love the intuitive UI (user interface to all you non-geeks), which makes the site suitable for individual use by even the youngest students in a center or at home. The movies and animations are first-rate, with crisp graphics and terrific audio. The wide range of subjects mean you and your learners will easily be able to find content relevant to your curriculum. Here’s the basic movie interface (the mainstay of the site): Simple. If you have an interactive white board (IWB), the flash activities are great to get the kids out of their seats and get their squeaky fingers* onto the board: The “You might also like” feature is a handy addition that makes it easy to locate similar / related activities. Hope this helps, BBC Bitesize: quality, all-you-can-eat interactives for K-12 & beyond!

Good morning all, I first blogged about BBC Bitesize way back in May of 2009.

BBC Bitesize: quality, all-you-can-eat interactives for K-12 & beyond!

Since then, BBC Learning‘s commitment to education as only increased, and it is evident by the substantial growth and development of this site. As I mention in my blog post above, if you are outside the UK, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with Key Stage terminology, the system used by the UK’s state educational administration to classify students (like K-12 here in the USA). Since my last visit, this site has added significant depth and breadth, while maintaining the quality of its graphics and the simplicity of its interface.