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Animated Greek Alphabet Tutorial Choose an alphabetical letter from the list at the bottom of this page that you wish to see animatedly written. Each Greek letter is first introduced with its spelling in all Greek capital letters. This will aid the beginning student to see and quickly to learn the Greek capital letters. The Greek capital letter is next drawn, then its corresponding small letter. The Greek Alphabet -=- InTheBeginning.org
The Truth About Ancient Greek Myths Many Greek Myths! Greek God Games Greek God Family Tree Ancient Greek & Roman Gods for Kids
Greek gods on the Siphnian Treasury, Delphi, ca. 530 BC The Greeks believed in many gods: they were polytheistic (PA-lee-thee-ISS-tick). It is impossible to say how many Greek gods there were, because different Greeks worshipped different gods. Certainly there were hundreds. The most famous of them, and the ones which the most people sacrificed to, were Zeus, Hera, Apollo, Artemis, Poseidon, Aphrodite, Athena, Demeter, Hermes, Ares, and Hades. But there were many others: Asclepius, the god of medicine, Persephone, Demeter's daughter, Gaia the earth goddess, Hecate, and so forth. Greek gods - Greek Mythology for Kids!
Collaboration Project (math and science) Students collaborate and create a giant zoo! First, tape sheets of grid paper together (cut off the white borders). Next, cut out various irregular shapes off the giant grid for the students (see image).
Enjoy detective games and activities for kids that challenge you to solve a range of interesting CSI mysteries using science. Play the role of a secret agent in a number of important cases that test your knowledge of science topics such as friction, gravity, magnets, electricity, chemistry, plants, microorganisms, life cycles and more. Have fun saving the day while learning cool facts, solving problems and improving your science skills at the same time, can you complete all the activities? Give them a try and find out! Detective Games & Activities for Kids - Solve CSI Mysteries Using Science
If you're a teacher read the notes here first. Have a go at becoming a detective! Start by watching this video: You can now explore this further. Click on the picture to get started. When you've explored what you can do with 3 \times 4 - 5 then it's time to explore further. Exploring Number Patterns You Make
In June 2013, Dulcinea Media will release Teaching Web Research Skills, a research-based multimedia experience that greatly expands upon these Ten Steps. Read this blog post for more information. Educators and parents, please view our presentation on Teaching the Ten Steps. Ten Steps to Better Web Research
Internet Catalogue Teacher Notes I used to enjoy taking my classes on Field Trips. Not only did I take them to historical sites and museums but to offices and other work sites. Have your students help plan the trip.
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How Students Benefit From Using Social Media 14.60K Views 0 Likes A lot of criticism has been leveled at social media and the effect it has on the way students process and retain information, as well as how distracting it can be. However, social media offers plenty of opportunities for learning and interactivity, and if you take a moment to think about it, it's not too hard to see how students benefit from using social media. 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About
Every Friday, I’ll send you a wonderful website (or more) that my classes and my parents love. I think you’ll find they’ll be a favorite of your students as they are of mine. Here’s a list of 16 Word Study websites for 2nd Grade. I’ve used all of these in my classroom. Usually, I create a ‘box of links’ on the internet start page and put them all there, let students pick. Sometimes, we all use one together. Weekend Website #91: 16 Word Study Websites for 2nd Grade
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Learn How To Integrate Technology into The Classroom on the Educational CyberPlayGround. 2013 Pew survey of 2,462 teachers says 73% of students use mobile devices to complete assignments, 45% use e-readers, and 43% use tablets. Some key points: Tablet sales (all models) are expected to top 191 million units this year.
Elementary Technology Lessons THIS IS WHERE I LIVE! My 4th grade students are learning geography skills, so we are using Google Earth in the computer lab. First, I taught them how to use Google Earth and how to find locations. The new 5.0 beta version has some great new features like the ability to look back at satellite images in history, to look at the stars and Mars, and to look underwater. Next, we used Google earth to take images (print screen and paste) of the places that we live: Earth, The US, New Jersey, Marlton (our town), and the student's street/house. We copied and pasted these images into a PowerPoint project, one picture on a page.
Social media may have started out as a fun way to connect with friends, but it has evolved to become a powerful tool for education and business. Sites such as Facebook and Twitter and tools such as Skype are connecting students to learning opportunities in new and exciting ways. Whether you teach an elementary class, a traditional college class, or at an online university, you will find inspirational ways to incorporate social media in your classroom with this list. Ideas for K-12 Classrooms
The World of Miamiopia is where balloons go when they escape from the hands of a human. Once here, these balloons seek to improve themselves by learning as much as they can about the world around them. Each building in Miamiopia is filled with learning games. Some of these games teach the little Miamiopians about math, others about dinosaurs, biology, animals, music, history, and many other topics. Miamiopians "learn to earn".
5 Websites Where Kids Get Free Homework Help When this happens, panic sets in. Usually both parent and child can get frustrated. The child because they feel helpless and without any options to get a good grade, and parents because they feel as though they are inadequate for not having the ability to help. Thankfully, there are organizations out there that view it as a public service to offer kids homework help for free. Usually they don't offer the service for completely free - it's either offered with advertising or by offering premium, paid homework help services. However, the free services that are available could be all the child needs to get through that especially difficult homework problem.