10 Word Cloud Generators You Have Probably Never TriedA few days back, we looked at five great ways to incorporate word cloud generators into your classroom. There are obviously many more uses out there for them – but that is a discussion for another post. We’ve mentioned most of these before – in a post from way back when – so I won’t go into too much detail about each individual one, but we’ve added a few notable ones to the list. (Of note, the list is in no particular order). The vast majority of them work the same: plug your text into the box, select a few options, and you’ve got yourself a word cloud.
20+ Home Science Projects for Kids52.6k Shares Here are 20+ awesome and FUN Home Science Projects for Kids! These have ALL been tried and tested by ourselves and our kids – we hope you will enjoy them all as much as we have!States of Matter - PhET Interactive SimulationsTopics Atoms Molecules States of Matter Description Heat, cool and compress atoms and molecules and watch as they change between solid, liquid and gas phases. Sample Learning Goals5 Ways for Students to Showcase Their Best WorkAs I do every year, I am taking this week to relax, recharge, and ski with friends. While I'm away I will be re-running the most popular posts of the year. This was the second most popular post in April, 2014. As the end of the school year approaches you may be looking for a good way for students to organize and share examples of their best work of the school year.
Homemade Rock Candy - A Delicious Science ExperimentIf your kids are like mine, their favourite cooking endeavours probably involve sweet stuff. At our house, cookies came before casseroles, cakes before cauliflower. As they got older, they became quite intrigued with aspects of food science, especially the chemical reactions involved in baking. This tasty experiment requires just a little prep time followed by a lot of patience but kids will have a great time watching the crystals grow and, of course, sampling the finished product. It would be a great project for a school break or for homeschoolers.She Begins To Pour Milk In A Bag. Seconds Later? The Best Treat EverShe Begins To Pour Milk In A Bag. Seconds Later? The...