background preloader



EdListen Una risorsa didattica sull'uso responsabile dell'e-mail da parte degli studenti red - Gli studenti fanno ormai largo uso del servizio di posta elettronica, ma molti di essi ancora non hanno una vera e propria "alfabetizzazione" su come utilizzare al meglio questo strumento, non esponendosi ai classici rischi del web. Inoltre, spesso non sanno neppure gestire in maniera efficace le proprie e-mail, generando un caos assoluto nelle loro caselle di posta. A scuola si fa ormai largo uso della posta elettronica, tantissimi sono i docenti che creano liste di distribuzione per inviare ai propri studenti appunti, video, link e quant'altro utile per le attività didattiche, per l'approfondimento, etc. Per tale ragione, scrivere delle e-mail pertinenti e contestualizzate deve essere parte dell'essere un buon cittadino digitale! Di seguito è possibile scaricare un'immagine atta a schematizzare l'uso responsabile della posta elettronica da parte degli studenti. Tra le responsabilità troviamo: Questa risorsa è disponibile per il download gratuito anche in formato PDF .

Paper Rater: Free Online Grammar Checker, Proofreader, and More 77 Educational Games and Game Builders I'm often asked if I know of any games for subject "x," "y," or "z" for a particular grade level or age group. My answer is usually yes, but I need to search my archives. Therefore, I've gone through my archives and dug up many of games that I've mentioned over the last four years that are still active online. Consider this my humongous list of educational games. 1. 2.Spin and Spell has been featured on a number of blogs over the last year. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. the World Food Programme's website offers students a large selection of educational online games and activities. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56.

The Best Sites That Show Statistics By Reducing The World & The U.S. To 100 People Reducing statistics to “if _________ were 100 people, then __________” can make them very accessible, engaging, and thought-provoking. For example, there’s the well-known “If Twitter Was 100 People” infographic. There are also several sites that use “gimmick” to illustrate much more important data about the world around us. I thought they might make a useful “The Best…” list for English Language Learners and others. Here are my choices for The Best Sites That Show Statistics By Reducing The World & The U.S. Miniature Earth is a pretty amazing site. USA has an article about a book and school curriculum that portrays the United States as one hundred people. 100 People: A World Chart is also accessible. The World of 100 is a series of infographics highlighting various statistics. Here’s a site that uses Lego-like imagery to reduce the world to 100 people in different categories — weird, but, I think, effective. “If The World Were A Village Of 100 People” is a good infographic.

Constructivist teaching methods History[edit] Constructivist teaching strategies[edit] Characteristics of Constructivist Teaching[edit] One of the primary goals of using constructivist teaching is that students learn how to learn by giving them the training to take initiative for their own learning experiences. According to Audrey Gray[who?], the characteristics of a constructivist classroom are as follows: the learners are actively involvedthe environment is democraticthe activities are interactive and student-centeredthe teacher facilitates a process of learning in which students are encouraged to be responsible and autonomous Examples of constructivist activities[edit] Furthermore, in the constructivist classroom, students work primarily in groups and learning and knowledge are interactive and dynamic. Experimentation: students individually perform an experiment and then come together as a class to discuss the results.Research projects: students research a topic and can present their findings to the class.Field trips. | Making Projects Click American classroom learning Compared to classrooms in some countries, United States' classrooms tend to be informal.There are, however, some very important basic rules: Before class: Do your homework! In Class: Arrive on time for class. Periodically ask yourself if the course is meeting your objectives. Classroom learning series Preparing for the classroom | Class "prep"/paying attention | Classroom discussions | Taking notes in lectures | Influencing teachers | Interviewing for class projects | Consent form for interviews | Problem based learning | Using guided notes