Springtime Science with Seeds
A collaborative blog by Pre K and Kindergarten specialists. Child growth and development, information, free printables.
Interactive Notebook - Math
Are you using interactive notebooks in your classroom? These things are AMAZING! My kids have been really motivated to learn ever since I introduced them! I created this pack to help my students with their math skills. I hope these activities will help your little learners too! Here are the topic...
What speed do you read?
Do you read faster or slower than the national average speed? With so many readers shifting to eReaders this question has new implications. An eReader can hold hundreds of books - how many can you read before needing a charge and how long will you take to read classics like The Lord of the Rings or War and Peace? Check your reading speed on this fun interactive infographic and challenge your friends and co-workers to a battle of the mind.
TED Talks Education | Rita Pierson: Build Relationships With Your Students | Episode 1
Educator Rita Pierson calls on teachers to build relationships with their students.
Quick Key Turns Your iPhone Into a Scanner
Quick Key is a new and free iOS app that turns your iPhone into a bubble sheet scanner. My former colleague, Mike Morrell, was raving about it on Facebook a while back so I had to check it out. Qui…
My mother said I must
My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors. Maya Angelo
Using Minecraft as an Educational Tool
Middle school students create their own 3D virtual worlds and learn lessons about communication, collaboration, and digital citizenship through the first-person sandbox-style game called Minecraft.
He, She, We - Shock and Lenique (The Electric Company)
Shock and Lenique rap about "He, She, We." For more clips and games go to: http://www.pbskidsgo.org/electriccompany Watch The Electric Company on PBS KIDS GO!
Is School Enough? Exploring Interest-Driven and Informal Learning
Meet students around the country who are engaged and passionate about learning -- outside of the classroom. Explore additional resources about student engagement and passion-based learning for both parents and educators.