200 Icebreaker questions - The only list you'll need. Share on StumbleUpon0 shares on StumbleUpon Here is our list of icebreaker questions that are perfect for getting a conversation going. Have a look through and choose the icebreaker questions that you think will work best for the person or people you are talking to. Click here for this page en español. 1. Teaching Strategies to Detect Fake News During his farewell address in Chicago, President Obama stated, “Increasingly we become so secure in our bubbles that we start accepting only information, whether it’s true or not, that fits our opinions, instead of basing our opinions on the evidence that is out there.” He wasn’t just speaking about social media echo chambers and fervent emotional appeals. He was speaking about fake news.
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50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016 50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016 by TeachThought Staff What are the best teaching and learning apps for 2016? That’s a good question this post looks to answer. Celebrate Roald Dahl 100 With Teaching Ideas! 2016 marks 100 years since the birth of the popular children's author Roald Dahl and schools around the world are celebrating with a wide range of classroom activities. To help you to prepare, we have created this list of some of our most popular Roald Dahl teaching, activity and display resources. Teaching Ideas and Classroom Activities: Organise your own Roald Dahl Day with the ideas in this post. Write your own instructions based on ideas in Roald Dahl's books. Listening Post — Digital Debris I create these posters with my own learners and context in mind, but I've decided to start sharing them as I think the ideas and content are highly transferrable. Please note that I provide these posters for teachers and students to use without charge, but each Listening Post poster is protected by a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Use license. Each poster is individually designed to be visually striking and instructive, containing, for example, images, vocabulary, useful collocations, or tips that relate to a particular theme. Following this, an augmented reality speech layer is added along with images, video or a kinetic typography transcript, animated to synchronise with the speech. Where appropriate, the audio for the posters has been recorded in 3D.
Calvin & Hobbes Search Engine - by Bing I have always been a big fan of Calvin & Hobbes comics, and their author, Bill Watterson. Since discovering the complete script online, as well as a collection of every daily strip on another website, I knew I could make the two reference each other and therefore create a "Calvin & Hobbes Search Engine" for lack of a better name. So I set out to do it. SEALL – Supporting EAL Learners Most classrooms are decorated with students’ work, info graphs and posters. Unfortunately they are static and are rarely used for learning. A way to make your displays more interactive is by making sure to leave space for translations for students’ own languages The photo below is a great example of a multilingual display from my classroom.
RhymeZone: home rhymes [Rhymes] Lyrics and poems Near rhymes Synonyms / Related Phrases Example sentences Descriptive words Definitions Homophones Similar sound Same consonants Words and phrases that rhyme with home: (176 results) 1 syllable:-chrome, -drome, -some, -stome, -tome, bloem, blohm, blome, blomme, boehm, boehme, bohme, bombe, brome, chrome, colmo, comb, combe, croem, crome, dohme, dome, drome, foam, frome, gloam, glome, gnome, gomme, heaume, holm, holmos, kolm, komme, krome, loam, momme, nbomb, noam, nome, nwoahm, oehme, ohm, phloem, plomb, proem, prome, rhome, roam, roehm, rohm, rolm, rome, schaum, sloam, sohm, spoem, stroam, strohm, strome, thome, thromb, tome, tomme 4 syllables:alamodome, cephalosome, cephalotome, keratotome, metallochrome, osteotome, rachiotome, sex chromosome, tonsillotome, turner's syndrome, whispering dome, x chromosome, y chromosome 5 syllables:addison's syndrome, geodesic dome, georg simon ohm, observation dome, parkinson's syndrome, reciprocal ohm More ideas:
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