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Twitter. Developing-evaluation-plan.pdf. Compound Machine Project. Protecting Your Digital Footprint. Plagiarism. Digital Citizenship Lessons / Grade 6 Digital Citizenship Lessons. The following website is the embedded link found at the end of the Copyright PowerPoint presentation for Cyberbee Questions: Supplemental Resources BrainPOP - a website link for copyright with activities and a quiz (Must have a subscription) Copyright Resources - Links for defining and understanding copyright, lessons, definitions, and The Copyright Challenge: an interactive quiz.

Digital Citizenship Lessons / Grade 6 Digital Citizenship Lessons

ReadWrite Think-Copyright - Lesson plans and links on copyright: Note that "How to Cite Sources" is not covered, only the concept of plagiarism. BrainPOP - a website link for plagiarism with activities and a quiz (Must have a subscription) May - Internet Safety Internet Safety Lesson - Adapted from CyberSmart! Supplemental Resources - Internet Safety.

Ethical Use

8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When. Whether you love them or hate them, infographics are still one of the most effective ways to present a lot of information in an interesting, concise and easily digestible way.

8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When

It’s much faster to get the gist of something by scanning an infographic than reading several paragraphs of text. There have been a lot of bad infographics presented over the past few years, but overall, I’m noticing that the quality is going up. Infographic Resources. Social Media Changing Learning: Eduardo Briceno at TEDxManhattanBeach. How to Provide Successful Professional Development for A digital Classroom. The 27 Characteristics Of Highly Effective Teachers by edudemic #Teaching. Carol Dweck: Mindset interview. Educational Leadership:Giving Students Meaningful Work:Even Geniuses Work Hard. Information fluency model. Digital Information Fluency (DIF) is the ability to find, evaluate and use digital information effectively, efficiently and ethically.

information fluency model

DIF involves knowing how digital information is different from print information; having the skills to use specialized tools for finding digital information; and developing the dispositions needed in the digital information environment. As teachers and librarians develop these skills and teach them to students, students will become better equipped to achieve their information needs. FAQDIF mapped to Common Core State Standards Common Core State Standards mapped to DIF (pdf)

Inquiry Learning

Applying Technology. April Fool's Day in the Classroom: 8 Resources for Teachers. I still remember April Fool's Day when I was a fourth grader.

April Fool's Day in the Classroom: 8 Resources for Teachers

A reading comprehension worksheet went out to the class, and in minutes, we were all dumbfounded. The story and questions were incomprehensible, written in complete gibberish. But our teacher went along with the joke. Edutech for Teachers. Galileo Educational Network. Ian Jukes sur Twitter : "Why Collaboration Wins Over Competition (Infographic) Edutopia. An idea that is beginning to gain a lot of favour in educational circles at the moment is the notion of fixed versus growth mindsets, and how they might relate to students and learning.


Based on the work of Stanford University psychologist, Carol Dweck, the idea of mindset is related to our understanding of where ability comes from. It has recently been seized upon by educators as a tool to explore our knowledge of student achievement, and ways that such achievement might be improved. Diana Laufenberg: How to learn? From mistakes. Rethinking the Role of Educator as Facilitator Amidst Tech Transformation.

Thanks to the rapid developments in education technology, there is an abundance of teaching tools available to educators: videos students can watch at home, lesson plans that can be easily downloaded (and for free), courses that can be completed at one’s own pace.

Rethinking the Role of Educator as Facilitator Amidst Tech Transformation

With so much information available, much of it on platforms developed by private companies, high school English teacher Michael Godsey asks what this all means for the future of the teaching profession in this post in The Atlantic, and what the role of “facilitator” could mean in the future classroom that’s closer to five years away instead of 20. Pete Sanderson  sur Twitter : "How to help students learn from mistakes via @TeachThought #aussieED #edtech... Dr. Justin Tarte sur Twitter : "The most brilliant minds don't always shine on standardized tests b/c they don't have standardized minds... #edchat. The Next Web sur Twitter : "What to do when you have too many ideas (and not enough time) Home Page. The Teacher's Cheat Sheet For Edmodo. The 100 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. The Wordle of this list! (Click image to enlarge) One of the most popular posts on Edudemic in 2010 was The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You and I felt it might be time for an update to that list for 2011.

In order to put together a list of the best Web 2.0 classroom tools, I polled my Twitter followers, Facebook fans (are they still called fans? Likes?) Free Online Video Editor & Maker. Eteacherdawnjohnson [licensed for non-commercial use only] Homework Help and Answers. Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs. Here are a few trailers made by teachers and students.

Plan a Better iMovie Trailer with These PDFs

What Is An Infographic? Make Your Images Interactive - ThingLink. 25 Teaching Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage Your Classroom. 25 Teaching Tools For The Digital Classroom: Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage What You Do by Mike Acedo Over the years, many of us have personally experienced the growth of technology in today’s classrooms.

25 Teaching Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage Your Classroom

Instead of taking notes, students are now occupied by surfing the Internet, scrolling through Facebook, and messaging their friends on their smart phones, tablets, and laptops. Google Apps Essential Infographic. 8th Grade Science Games - Room F138 Science. Science in Hollywood. There’s so much snow in the movie Frozen that the cold white stuff might as well be the star of the animated film.

Science in Hollywood

It falls, flies, piles and melts. Snow sprays through the air as Anna and Kristoff cling to a reindeer-pulled sleigh, barely escaping a pack of snarling wolves. Snow dances in the air as Elsa uses her special powers to build an icy fortress on a lonely mountain. The movie even includes Olaf, a wisecracking snowman. Knowing that snow would play such an important role, the filmmakers at Walt Disney Animation Studios wanted to be sure they got it right.

The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. If you’re not an avid follower of #edchat on Twitter, you may be missing out on a great opportunity to learn about some new Web 2.0 tools that are currently being used in classrooms around the world.

The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You