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Simple Surface - A Simple, Collaborative Online Whiteboard Simple Surface is an online whiteboard tool that I initially reviewed a couple of years ago when it was known as My Simple Surface. The "my" was dropped from the name because the tool is now a collaborative tool. With Simple Surface you can collaboratively create outlines and mind maps. To get started with Simple Surface just click on "use for free now," double click on the surface, and then start typing. Ocean Carrier Reliability Improves Slightly, SeaIntel Says Jump to navigation JOC › Maritime News › International Freight Shipping Ocean Carrier Reliability Improves Slightly, SeaIntel Says Container ships reached their destination ports around the world on time 81.2 percent of the time in September, a small increase of 0.4 percentage point from August... Maritime News›International Freight Shipping Maersk Line
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Tackk - Create Simple Webpages for Assignments and Announcements Tackk is a free service that you can use to quickly create simple webpages. Using Tackk you can create a page to announce an important event, to advertise an event, or to show off your best digital works. I initially tried the service last year. 10 Web Tools To Make Books Even Better Teachers might see the Internet as the enemy of old-fashioned books, but the two entities can actually compliment each other nicely. Websites devoted to reading and literacy help children connect with other readers, delve deeper into what they are reading, and discover new books of interest. And they provide teachers with ideas for the classroom.
Key Points In English Language Arts The Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy build on the best of existing standards and reflect the skills and knowledge students will need to succeed in college, career, and life. Understanding how the standards differ from previous standards—and the necessary shifts they call for—is essential to implementing the standards well. Regular practice with complex texts and their academic languageRather than focusing solely on the skills of reading and writing, the ELA/literacy standards highlight the growing complexity of the texts students must read to be ready for the demands of college, career, and life. The standards call for a staircase of increasing complexity so that all students are ready for the demands of college- and career-level reading no later than the end of high school.