Education

May 25 2017

The Classroom Web Page: A Must-Have in 2008 #educational #web #pages

#educational web pages # The Classroom Web Page: A Must-Have in 2008 Every American educator needs to build and maintain his or her own teacher Web page. Before you respond with arguments about how many non-Web-paged educators are among the best teachers you know, understand that I’m sure you’re right. In fact, I bet many of those nonwired teachers run wonderfully holistic, project-based classrooms where hands-on activities abound and high expectations for all students are the rule rather than the exception. But I believe they could be doing so much more for their students if they did have a Web …

May 20 2017

TeachersFirst – Classroom Resources #best #teacher #resource #websites

#best teacher resource websites # Teachers First – Thinking Teachers Teaching Thinkers TeachersFirst Classroom Resources TeachersFirst’s Classroom Resources area includes anything you would use with students in the classroom. You can find over 16,000 educator-reviewed web resources, searchable by subject/grade or keyword. You can also find lesson plans/units, ready-to-go content you can share on student computers, a projector, or interactive whiteboard, and special topic collections of web resources. Everything we offer will show up via keyword searches, or you can simply browse. We even offer just-in-time collections organized into a classroom planning calendar. To find just what you need and …

May 20 2017

Engaging Classroom Games for All Grades #interactive #games #for #students

#interactive games for students # Engaging Classroom Games for All Grades With so many demands placed on educators to always be ‘standards-focused,’ game can seem like more of a distraction than an instructional tool (especially to principals passing by). I know many teachers who shy away from games completely because they don’t want their principal to walk in and say, “Umm, Mrs. Pak, why are your students playing around instead of learning?” On the other hand, classroom games add flair and student engagement to more tedious, yet necessary tasks like teaching math facts. grammar rules and vocabulary. reviewing for tests …

May 19 2017

NCSALL: Interactive Classroom Activities #interactive #learning #games #for #adults

#interactive learning games for adults # Interactive Classroom Activities The number of rows can vary depending on how many interviews you want students to conduct. A conversation may ensue, such as: Ana: What s your first name? Marta: Marta Ana: Spell, please Marta: M-A-R-T-A Ana: M-A (student writes the letter E) Marta: M-A A no E Ordering and sorting activities include classification, ranking, and sequencing (Willis, 1996). For example, in a discussion about talking to children about drugs and alcohol, parents are given cards with statements such as, Beer is not alcohol or The legal drinking age is 21 . …

May 18 2017

Online Educational Games for Classroom and Home Practice #websites #for #educational #games

#websites for educational games # Online Educational Games for Classroom and Home Practice Games have long been a favorite activity for children. In our digital, media rich world today, gaming has become a huge industry for not only children, but adults as well. In the classroom educational games can be used to introduce and/or practice skills. Students become highly motivated when playing online computer games. There are so many amazing FREE online games out there that you can easily add to your class website or use on your interactive whiteboard. Here are a few of my favorite FREE websites that …

May 17 2017

Classroom Furniture Solutions for Education #educational #pages

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May 17 2017

Interactive Whiteboard Games for Classroom Review Activities #interactive #games #for #education

#interactive games for education # Jeopardy! Who doesn’t love Jeopardy. Many teachers will have used this game in their classroom before, however, not all Jeopardy games are created equal. You should definitely try this powerpoint version. You split the class into two teams, but everybody votes on each question. Team one votes with ABCD, and team two votes with EFGH. The team with the highest percentage of correct responses for each question wins the points. Fans of Jeopardy interactive whiteboard games may also want to check out the online versions you can make at Jeopardy Labs . Variations on Gameplay …

May 16 2017

Top 10 Interactive Whiteboard Websites – Resources for the Classroom (Grades K-12) #top #10 #educational #websites #in #the #world

#top 10 educational websites in the world # Top 10 Interactive Whiteboard Websites & Resources by Holly Poulos Looking for new ideas for using your Interactive Whiteboard? This list includes our Top 10 Whiteboard technology websites and resources for your classroom. These websites, resources, and lessons will help you go beyond your current curriculum to use your Whiteboard in new and exciting ways. The Children’s University of Manchester in England features this collection of Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) activities about the human body and medicine, including the skeleton, digestive system, and types of illnesses. Flip through illustrated informational slides, complete quizzes, …

May 12 2017

10 Very Good Educational Websites That Are Now Integrated with Google Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning #good #educational #websites

#good educational websites # December 18, 2015 With the increasing adoption of Google Classroom in instruction, Google opened up Classroom API and made it possible for developers to seamlessly integrate Classroom with a wide variety of websites and platforms. As a result, several educational websites are now integrated with classroom. This means that teachers and students can now share, assign, or turn in links, videos and images from any webpage that is part of this integration. Additionally, if you have a classroom website or blog, you can easily add Classroom Share Button and allow students to share resources right from …

May 11 2017

Easily communicate school alerts, homework, and classroom information with parents and students via website, iphone, ipad, android apps, Facebook, Twitter, email, RSS, text messages and more! #websites #for #students #and #teachers

#websites for students and teachers # Communicate Better . Through a browser, email, text messages, Apps for iPhone Android, Facebook. HomeworkNOW.com makes it possible for schools to easily communicate school alerts and classroom information with parents and students in the manner they prefer. HomeworkNOW is a web based service. No software or staff needed. Communicate without cost. Reach Everyone . Did you know that parents and students are 4 times more likely to acknowledge an electronic communication in minutes compared to a voicemail? So why spend so much on call-out solutions that just leave voicemail? HomeworkNOW lets users choose how …