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Interesting show - how calculate the value of the sine, cosine, tangent and c... BRICK Marketplace: How to Teach Chemistry with LEGO. LEGO are a classic toy that kids and adults are captivated by.

BRICK Marketplace: How to Teach Chemistry with LEGO

Although LEGO provide inherent opportunities for learning, when they’re worked into a teaching curriculum, they can really help students grasp certain concepts. The following chemistry lessons incorporate LEGO to provide tangible teaching opportunities and are ideal for students ages 11 and older. Each lesson builds on the last and gives students a way to physically represent atoms, molecules, and chemical reactions. Chemical Reactions. Channel 4 News - Journal. Openparksnetwork. Marshmallow and Toothpick Geometry Cards. BESbswyBESbswyBESbswyBESbswyBESbswyBESbswy TONS of CREATIVE LEARNING IDEAS BESbswyBESbswyBESbswy Free Preschool Planning Guide The Quick and Easy Way to Plan Your Preschool Day!

Marshmallow and Toothpick Geometry Cards

Documentary-Based Modern World History Course for High School – Eclectic Homeschooling. This is a modern world history course that I put together for my 9th grader.

Documentary-Based Modern World History Course for High School – Eclectic Homeschooling

He is studying World War 2 through current times. While this is a world history course, it does have more US history than other countries. I’ve combined readings, documentaries, and writing to create a 1 credit history course. Brilliant Ways to Teach Math with Sticky Notes. Back to school season is upon us, and that means one very important thing: back to school sales.

Brilliant Ways to Teach Math with Sticky Notes

I am a huge school supply junkie and get so excited about the deals this time of year! Even though I’m no longer teaching in the classroom, I still stock up on things like pencils, paper, notebooks, sharpie markers, etc. But one of my favorite supplies? Homeschool History Curriculum - History At Our House. Homeschool History Curriculum - History At Our House.

L’école du furtur a ouvert ses portes en Finlande. Design Thinking in Education: Empathy, Challenge, Discovery, and Sharing. "Design thinking gave me a process to weave through all of the project–based learning experiences I create with my kiddos.

Design Thinking in Education: Empathy, Challenge, Discovery, and Sharing

" "As a leader of a #NextGen school, design thinking is our continuous innovation process. " "Design thinking reminds me all the time why I became an educator; it all starts with empathy. " An Oasis for Educators The quotes above -- full of insight and affirmation -- are just some of the many that I've heard from educators taken by the power of design thinking and moved to bring it into their practice.

Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education. Alice.org. Lego Serious Play in Classroom. Khan Academy. Les compétences du XXIe siècle. Plusieurs organismes internationaux se sont attelés à définir cet ensemble de savoirs et de savoir-faire sur lesquels nos systèmes éducatifs devraient se concentrer pour former les futures générations aux besoins de l’économie de la connaissance.

Les compétences du XXIe siècle

Ces nouvelles aptitudes ont été dénommées les « compétences du XXIe siècle ». Qu’il s’agisse des travaux en la matière de l’OCDE, du groupement d’expert internationaux ATC21S ou encore de l’organisation américaine P21, on retrouve plusieurs points communs permettant de dégager trois blocs principaux : des compétences génériques d’apprentissage, des compétences d’innovation et de création et des compétences de collaboration. Why coding is not the new literacy. Despite the good intentions behind the movement to get people to code, both the basic premise and approach are flawed.

Why coding is not the new literacy

The movement sits on the idea that “coding is the new literacy,” but that takes a narrow view of what literacy really is. If you ask Google to define literacy it gives a mechanical definition: the ability to read and write. This is certainly accurate, but defining literacy as interpreting and making marks on a sheet of paper is grossly inadequate. Reading and writing are the physical actions we use to employ something far more important: external, distributable storage for the mind. 35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better. Have you ever considered letting your students listen to hardcore punk while they take their mid-term exam?

35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better

Decided to do away with Power Point presentations during your lectures? Lego Serious Play at Classrooms – Lego Education Video. 35 Psychological Tricks To Help You Learn Better. Apprendre à réussir, réussir à apprendre : bienvenue ! - Réussir à apprendre, apprendre à réussir. AB Combs. Finland - Strong Performers and Successful Reformers in Education. ScratchJr - Home.

Cartes heuristiques 3D animées, si loin et pourtant si près... Accueil > Appliquer > Gérer l’information > Outils de cartographie > Cartes heuristiques 3D animées, si loin et pourtant si près...

Cartes heuristiques 3D animées, si loin et pourtant si près...

Voici un document en anglais qu’Alon Cohen-Revivo, son auteur, nous a aimablement transmis pour partager ses réflexions avec le plus grand nombre de personnes et démarrer ainsi un véritable débat d’idées sur l’intérêt de la 3D dans les cartes heuristiques en particuliers et la cartographie de l’information en général.

Après une courte introduction dans laquelle Alon évoque les frustrations rencontrées avec les logiciels de cartographie, il recense les avantages à utiliser une dimensions supplémentaire pour afficher les informations puis aborde les représentations possibles (Cone Tree, arbres hyperboliques, etc.). Dans la seconde partie, il revient sur la valeur ajoutée de la 3D au niveau des cartes heuristiques et termine sa réflexion par la possibilité d’animer les cartes pour modifier l’angle de vue. Collaborative whiteboard for visual methodologies - TUZZit.

Kano - Make a Computer. KnowRe. Leeaarn, l'université collaborative des entrepreneurs. Ateliers uniques près de chez vous. 19 Top Ideas for Education in Drive by Daniel Pink. Used with permission of the author Drive the Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us. 2009. by Daniel PinkI finally finished Drive, by Daniel Pink.

19 Top Ideas for Education in Drive by Daniel Pink

Since I had read so many reviews about the book, seen the video (below), and engaged in many education discussions about motivation, I felt like I knew the book before I started. Meet and Speak. Welcome to the program that's all about making your visit to Japan smooth and enjoyable! We'll take you to many sightseeing destinations around Japan and along the way you'll learn some basic Japanese phrases, letters, and numbers that are useful for traveling in Japan. Tokyo# 1. Welcome to Japan The trio has met up at Haneda Airport, one of Japan's biggest air travel hubs. It has four runways, the most of any Japanese airport, and it handles the most flights, too. Niigata# 2. Education.

3D concept maps / mindmaps tool for students 3D concept maps / mindmaps tool Lite version. What is a flipped Classroom. ~synthesis~: inversions. There was an article in the NY Times recently about a research study that found that students who study online outperform those that study in the classroom. But according to an email Prof. Kathy Gill at U Washington sent to a listserv, the causative factor was not on/off line, but time on task So it wasn't the medium, it wasn't the message, it was the participation level that made the difference. JMD;01WIN00 - Inverted_Classroom_Paper.pdf. How the Flipped Classroom Is Radically Transforming Learning. Editor's Note:Posts about the flipped class on The Daily Riff beginning in January 2011 have generated over 240,000 views to-date - thanks contributors and readers . . .

See our other links related to the flipped class below this guest post. Since this post was written, Bergmann and Sams have released their book, Flip your Classroom: Reach Every Student in Every Class Every Day. The Flipped Classroom Defined. All That Teachers Need to Know about Flipped Classroom- Tutorials, Tools and Apps.

Flipping over the Flipped Classroom? So the new rage in education has a label- The Flipped Classroom! There is a movement that believes that it is the perfect mix use of technology that has and will continue to transform the education of America’s students. The flipped classroom is based upon the use of technology to help deliver lessons outside of the classroom (the lesson is watched at home for homework), thus allowing students to spend class time fully focused on subject matter and the expanse of it. No class time is wasted on the lesson, thus is fully maximized on the development of the understanding by the students. What is a MOOC?

A complete list of Massive Open Online Courses (free online courses) offered by the best universities and entities. The MOOC experiment. University reflects on successes, challenges of online learning The past year-and-a-half has seen the University dive headfirst into the once-foreign frontier of online education, notably through its offering of more than a dozen massive open online courses, or MOOCs. But whether MOOCs in their current form are any indication of what the future holds for higher education is still up for debate. At what cost? As of now, there is no direct monetary payoff for offering a MOOC, and producing the courses require huge investments in time.

MOOCs: Top 10 Sites for Free Education With Elite Universities. MOOC stands for Massive Open Online Courses. Although there has been access to free online courses on the Internet for years, the quality and quantity of courses has changed. Access to free courses has allowed students to obtain a level of education that many only could dream of in the past. This has changed the face of education. Free Resources - Free teaching resources & lesson plans for teachers.