background preloader

Engage and Motivate Students

Facebook Twitter

Tools for Educators.com - Board Game Maker, printable board games, 100% customizable. Tools for Educators offers to use as resources for lessons, lesson plans and printable materials for English classes .

Tools for Educators.com - Board Game Maker, printable board games, 100% customizable

More game board options listed below! The board game maker is a worksheet wizard that allows you to create boardgames on any theme with pictures . Customize a board with text of your choice and mix with images , or just create a board that is all text. Game with text only Create board games with images: If you are willing to try the super game maker with all vocab options ... pics only or pics with text I hope to have a few game options but here's what I have so far, two other snaking themes and a racing loop. the Galactic Challenge is a sci-fi theme.

Fantasy Park is a cool fantasy design Race to the Finish is a cute board game with an animal theme. Racing Loop game - for more practice of your learning target For more board games templates, try the printable board games with matching questions cards from MES. These can handle some foreign languages as well. Minecraft Learning. 6 Ways to get Students Engaged with Sketchnotes. I’ve been hearing a lot about “sketch notes” recently.

6 Ways to get Students Engaged with Sketchnotes

I invited Stacey from Expressive Monkey to share with us all about sketchnotes because she has a super awesome sketchnotes resource! I think you’ll love how Stacey breaks down the “6 Ways to get Students Engaged with Sketchnotes.” She is also giving away a copy of her resource AND she generously made a free sample product to share with all of you so you can get started right away using sketchnotes! Please enjoy this guest post by Stacey from Expressive Monkey! What are sketchnotes? Sketchnotes are visual notes where lines, symbols, icons, frames, bullets and other visual elements are used to organize and structure the page. Why use them? Sketchnotes keep students actively involved with the information you are giving them because they must use both oral listening and visual reasoning to create the sketchnote page.

Sketchnotes are most effective when taking notes about concepts and ideas. 1) Time 2) Share 3) Big Idea 5) Tools 6) Practice. 6 YouTube Channels to Help you Teach Math- Tales from Outside the Classroom. I like to use videos and songs in my lessons as much as possible.

6 YouTube Channels to Help you Teach Math- Tales from Outside the Classroom

Having a video give a minilesson gives students the opportunity to take a break from me and my voice, which they love. It also gives me a moment to sit down. Student Centered Instructional Methods. Standard Posted by Mia. Elementary Life Science - Habitats. 3D Shapes . Intro. We live in a three-dimensional world.

3D Shapes . Intro

Every object you can see or touch has three dimensions that can be measured: length, width, and height. The room you are sitting in can be described by these three dimensions. The monitor you're looking at has these three dimensions. Even you can be described by these three dimensions. In fact, the clothes you are wearing were made specifically for a person with your dimensions. In the world around us, there are many three-dimensional geometric shapes. Storybird - Artful Storytelling. Student Motivation. Consulting We provide consulting for faculty and graduate student instructors in three professional areas: teaching, assessment, and technology.

Student Motivation

Learn More The Graduate Student Development supports graduate students’ pedagogical, academic, and professional progress. Learn More Vendor Management The vendor management group assists faculty in vendor selection, negotiation, work-orders, contract management, and reporting.