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Home. A Grid on Our Earth - An Exploration on Map Grids, Layers of Learning. Maps, Then and Now The first maps made of our earth weren’t very accurate at all.

A Grid on Our Earth - An Exploration on Map Grids, Layers of Learning

They were mostly drawn from imagination. The European maps from these medieval times are called mappae mundi (meaning “cloth of the world”) and they really weren’t intended to be used for finding your way around at all. They were more like medieval encyclopedias that were used to illustrate stories, show directions, and tell about species of animals, other races of people, and plants from places near and far.

Mapmakers of their day really couldn’t have made the accurate maps we use today because we rely on satellite imagery that wasn’t available all those years ago. Take a look at this mappa mundi. “MAPPA MUNDI in JEAN MANSEL La Fleur des Histoires. Our world maps today are incredibly accurate, except that we still have difficulty depicting a round earth on a flat piece of paper without skewing parts of it. Map Grids Use this printable map of the world and glue a 1/8″ wide piece of ribbon to the equator.

Jessica Redeghieri: Cose sono e come richiedere... Inglese. Common Core Sheets. 15 Great Websites for Elementary Educators. The Internet is overflowing with information for teachers.

15 Great Websites for Elementary Educators

Sometimes it’s hard to know where to start searching for great lesson ideas. Who has time to sift through all of the mediocre material in order to find the truly inspirational ideas? We’ve done the sifting for you. Though we’ve divided the sites by subject, most cover the education spectrum and will be useful to every teacher. Even better, they show you how to integrate subjects, whether that’s using a writing lesson to learn about thunderstorms or finding a musical beat during physical education. Language Arts ReadWriteThink Use this site when you have a very specific amount of time to fill. Reading Rockets Have a question about teaching reading and writing? Scholastic Browse thousands of lesson plans by grade level and subject. School Library Journal This is a good resource when you have readers who are difficult to reach.

Math Illuminations Inside Mathematics K-5 Math Teaching Resources Soft Schools Discovery Education Arts ArtsEdge. 25 Must Follow Teachers on Pinterest - Second Story Window. Last year, Erin Wing and I put together a list of our absolute favorite teacher pinners on Pinterest.

25 Must Follow Teachers on Pinterest - Second Story Window

We looked for pinners who shared a lot of high quality content, especially content with great images. We came up with a pretty impressive list of teacher pinners. I'm excited to finally share our list with you. I hope you find some new favorites to follow! 1. Take a Shower Cartoon Clipart. Maestro Roberto - Tecnologie e didattica. Download Free Flag Set in PNG. Nordic Factory created a neat, glossy flag set, covering all major countries and states in the world, for a prior project.

Download Free Flag Set in PNG

We thought the images might would be appreciated in the public so here they are for free. In total, two different sets with 230 flags each. All of them are saved in PNG-24 format with semi-transparency. Download below: Flags of the world – 256 x 256 px Download Set 1 (9.7 MB) or download with subtle drop-shadow (from Easy-Share) Please include a link to www.nordicfactory.com on your page when using the flags. Thank you and happy using and abusing! Update: New set of flag icons available here: BannerFlow.com.

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Directory of Learning & Performance Tools & Services. Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes. Make mobile learning awesome!

Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes

Student creation Share materials Free! Get our new app! Save time by using free lessons & activities created by educators worldwide! Be inspired! Combine digital content and your files to create a lesson TES resources YouTube Links PDFs PowerPoint Word Doc Images Dropbox Google Drive TES Teach quick start resources. Beautiful and easy to use newsletters. Education - Google Apps Marketplace. MoreEven more from Google Sign in Business Tools Productivity Education Communication Utilities.

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Managing videos and photos. Organizzazione. Motori di ricerca. Creare presentazioni. Intrattenimento. Software didattico. Timelines. Grafica. EnglishNewsLessons. DataDecode - Code Décode. Une application pour coder et décoder les données Jouez avec la data, tagguez, mettez les mots en action Et créez votre œuvre de littérature augmentée !

DataDecode - Code Décode

Qu’est-ce que c’est ? Une application pour s’initier à la programmation et à la culture numérique qui adresse la question fondamentale de la DONNEE. C’est quoi une donnée, comment la classifie-t-on et l’utilise-t-on, quel est son pouvoir, son implication dans nos vies ? Pour qui ? Pour tous les jeunes de 9 à 14 ans.Et les enseignants et animateurs qui souhaitent organiser des ateliers code ou aborder autrement certaines notions de français ou la classification. Et concrètement ? DataDecode propose à ses utilisateurs de : Débattre autour de la vidéo « Culture Code » qui introduit le monde de la data.Réaliser une série de missions pour comprendre la donnée en expérimentant, jouant et programmant. Deux modes d’usages sont proposés : Mise à jour le Safer Internet Day 2017.