9 Activities To Get Your Learners Thinking Like InventorsESL-Library’s teaching theme for January is Innovation. “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing that it is stupid.” ~ Albert EinsteinAbout Us - FAQDon’t see the answer you’re looking for? Or are you a designer, animator, or journalist looking to partner with Visually? Our team is standing by! What are data visualizations?Database of Periodic TablesThere are hundreds of periodic tables in web space, but there is only one comprehensive database of periodic tables & periodic system formulations. If you know of an interesting periodic table that is missing, please contact the database curator: Dr Mark R Leach. Harrington Periodic Tables So we start this effort tabula rasa (without preconceived ideas).
2. Engaging with communitiesChapter 2: Engaging with Communities Community understanding of children’s learning The wider world of family and community is a fundamental part of the early childhood curriculum and is mutually supportive of the well being of whānau/families, local communities and neighbourhoods. Making children’s learning experiences visible ensures that parents and whānau gain an understanding of those learning experiences, which in turn empowers children to become self-directed learners.
15+ Yummy Activities and Resources for Teaching About FoodShelly Terrell shares tips for this month’s teaching theme: Teaching About Food “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” ~ Virginia Woolf One of the best topics to teach as a language teacher is food.Chemistry Review ActivitiesI re-organized the course during the 2014 - 2015 school year. Some review activities were moved to new units. This has resulted in a change to some of the file names, so direct links to the individual activities may need to be changed. These are not graded assignments. They are intended only as practice of concepts and vocabulary that are essential to your success in this course.
How Do We Know When Students Are Engaged?(Updated 11/2013) Educational author and former teacher, Dr. Michael Schmoker shares in his book, Results Now, a study that found of 1,500 classrooms visited, 85 percent of them had engaged less than 50 percent of the students. In other words, only 15 percent of the classrooms had more than half of the class at least paying attention to the lesson. So, how do they know if a student is engaged? What do "engaged" students look like?The Inspired ClassroomAs you are going to discover, I adore foldables. Many of my postings will show the foldables I use in my classroom. Here is my model for plant parts.