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100 Free Web Tools for Elementary Teachers
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100 Free Web Tools for Elementary Teachers

This article includes the URL and description of 100 free web tools ... (more)

This article includes the URL and description of 100 free web tools that can be used by all teachers. The tools are categorized into search engines, math and science, games, templates and lesson plans, and more. (less)

Subject:
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Life Science
Material Type:
Reference
Provider:
Ohio State University College of Education and Human Ecology
Provider Set:
Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears: An Online Magazine for K-5 Teachers
Author:
John Costilla
100 Square Jigsaw
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100 Square Jigsaw

This interactive Flash puzzle helps children develop number sense and an understanding ... (more)

This interactive Flash puzzle helps children develop number sense and an understanding of our decimal number system. A 0-99 square has been cut into 11 irregular pieces which the user re-assembles. A printable (pdf) version is included along with questions for Getting Started and a Teachers' Resources page with implementation suggestions. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
100 Ways to Celebrate the 100th Day of School With The Times
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100 Ways to Celebrate the 100th Day of School With The Times

On this webpage The New York Times has assembled 100 ideas for ... (more)

On this webpage The New York Times has assembled 100 ideas for celebrating the 100th day of the school year. Some ideas are general and others relate to a variety of subject areas. Most have links to related online resources. The ideas can be adapted for a variety of grade levels. Readers are encouraged to add ideas or leave comments. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Technology
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Katherine Schulten, Shannon Doyne, Holly Epstein Ojalvo
100+ Web 2.0 Ideas for Educators: A Guide to RSS and More

100+ Web 2.0 Ideas for Educators: A Guide to RSS and More

As part of my presentation for the K12 Online Conference I am ... (more)

As part of my presentation for the K12 Online Conference I am publishing this 50 page document. It is a combination of the 50+ RSS Ideas for Educators document and the Teaching Hacks wiki. It is geared towards an introduction to RSS, but carries on a bit further into topics such as tagging, social bookmarking, wikis and more. Link is to a pdf document. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Author:
Quentin D'Souza
100 Years of SLIS: Images Celebrating Our Past
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100 Years of SLIS: Images Celebrating Our Past

In 1895, the initial framework was in place for what would later ... (more)

In 1895, the initial framework was in place for what would later become the University of Wisconsin's Library School. Now known as the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS), the School continues to honor the traditions of librarianship, while incorporating the modern technologies that continue to push the discipline and profession forward. This particular collection of digital images documents the activities of students in the library school from the 1910s to the 1960s. Created by students in SLIS, the program includes digital images culled from yearlogs assembled by previous generations of students. Here visitors can browse the collection by people, year, place, or activity. Some of the photos include class pictures, May Day celebrations, and numerous images of faculty members and even the former home of the school, which for a number of years was a converted fraternity house on campus. (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Education
Provider:
Internet Scout Project
Provider Set:
Internet Scout Project
100 or Bust
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100 or Bust

In this Cyberchase activity, learners play a game where zero can help ... (more)

In this Cyberchase activity, learners play a game where zero can help them win--or make them lose! Learners roll the die and place a zero in the tens or ones place. The winner is the first player to reach 100 without going over. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Games
Instructional Material
Provider:
Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
Provider Set:
SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Ernst & Young LLP
National Science Foundation
Northrop Grumman Corporation
PBS
The Volckhausen Family
WNET
100th Day of School
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100th Day of School

This FAQ page from the Teacher2Teacher service at The Math Forum @ ... (more)

This FAQ page from the Teacher2Teacher service at The Math Forum @ Drexel contains links to many resources offering ideas for celebrating the 100th Day of School. Resources include T2T discussions, children's literature, teacher resource books, and web sites. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
100th Day of School Activities
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100th Day of School Activities

This page provides classroom teachers with numerous ideas to celebrate the one-hundredth ... (more)

This page provides classroom teachers with numerous ideas to celebrate the one-hundredth day of the school year with their students. Activities explore counting, sorting, patterning with the number 100 and various other math skills and concepts. A read-aloud book list is included, as well as, contributions from other visitors to this page. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Chemistry
Life Science
Physics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
101questions
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101questions

This website, created by math educator Dan Meyer, randomly displays photos and ... (more)

This website, created by math educator Dan Meyer, randomly displays photos and brief videos contributed by Meyer or visitors to the site. The photos and videos are in intended to be "perplexing" and to promote wondering. Visitors to the site are encouraged to post questions inspired by the images. Many of these can be used in the classroom to spark inquiry and initiate mathematics investigations. The page links to a related blog. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Images and Illustrations
Instructional Material
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
10 Frame Fill
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10 Frame Fill

This iOS app requires students to use a ten frame to fill ... (more)

This iOS app requires students to use a ten frame to fill in the remaining addend with contrasting chips and then count them to tell how many more to make ten. The app can be set to build sequentially or it can be set to give random values. Additionally, the app includes an option to show number sentences when the problem is complete. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Chemistry
Life Science
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Interactive
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Randy Hengst
10 Tips for online course development
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10 Tips for online course development

This article provides 10 tips to keep in mind while converting a ... (more)

This article provides 10 tips to keep in mind while converting a paper course to the web. (less)

Subject:
Technology
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Reference
Provider:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Provider Set:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Author:
Priya Williams (Stylusinc)
10 Ways to Build Math Skills This Summer
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10 Ways to Build Math Skills This Summer

This short article suggests ten math activities which parents can incorporate into ... (more)

This short article suggests ten math activities which parents can incorporate into their children's summer routines to prevent loss of learning over the summer months. These suggestions can be used year round to help students develop number sense and positive connections to mathematics. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
GreatSchools Staff
10monkeys Multiplication
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10monkeys Multiplication

This free iOS app provides practice with multiplication facts in an arcade-like ... (more)

This free iOS app provides practice with multiplication facts in an arcade-like format. Students choose from among 10 levels (2 to 10 times tables and mixed times tables) and identify products of given factors in order to free trapped monkeys. Scoring rewards both accuracy and speed. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Interactive
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
12 Spot
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12 Spot

This activity demonstrates the neuromuscular system and how the environment and lifestyle ... (more)

This activity demonstrates the neuromuscular system and how the environment and lifestyle can be beneficial or detrimental to the neuromuscular system (less)

Subject:
Computing and Information
Life Science
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Images and Illustrations
Instructional Material
Simulations
Provider:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Provider Set:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Author:
American Association for the Advancement of Science (;)
12 Stones
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12 Stones

Twelve Stones portrays the heart of Heifer's work - Passing on the ... (more)

Twelve Stones portrays the heart of Heifer's work - Passing on the Gift ÂŽ - and shows the transformation of a community of women in Nepal from helplessness to hope through Heifer International. This is a preview clip of a documentary produced by Sandy Smolen. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
Heifer Education
Provider Set:
Heifer International
Author:
Sandy Smolen
12 Ways to Use The Times to Develop Math Literacy
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12 Ways to Use The Times to Develop Math Literacy

This brief article from The Learning Network blog provides twelve suggestions for ... (more)

This brief article from The Learning Network blog provides twelve suggestions for using data from the New York Times in the mathematics classroom. Each suggestion includes links to the appropriate sections of the New York Times online. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Reference
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Holly Epstein Ojalvo
Patrick Honner
12c. Who Pays for Education?
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12c. Who Pays for Education?

Public education is the single largest expenditure for state and local governments ... (more)

Public education is the single largest expenditure for state and local governments across the nation. Yet it is arguably the most criticized. Many people charge that public schools are faltering and that American academic achievements are far behind those in other countries. In recent years, many states and localities have experimented with improving public schools. (less)

Subject:
History, Law, Politics
Material Type:
Images and Illustrations
Readings
Provider:
Independence Hall Association
Provider Set:
American Government
13 Rules That Expire
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13 Rules That Expire

This 8-page article from Teaching Children Mathematics discusses how overgeneralizing commonly accepted ... (more)

This 8-page article from Teaching Children Mathematics discusses how overgeneralizing commonly accepted practices, using imprecise vocabulary, and relying on tips and tricks that do not promote conceptual mathematical understanding can lead to misunderstanding later in students’ math careers. The authors provide a table of some "expired" mathematical language and suggest more appropriate alternatives. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Engineering
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Reference
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
Maryland Public Television
Provider Set:
Mathlanding: Elementary Mathematics Pathway
Author:
Barbara J. Dougherty
Karen S. Karp
Sarah B. Bush
14 Writing Strategies
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14 Writing Strategies

That a relatively small piece of writing such as Albert Einstein's three-page ... (more)

That a relatively small piece of writing such as Albert Einstein's three-page paper of relativity could be so important certainly illustrates the significance of writing to science. A science class is not complete unless it helps students learn to think like scientists, and writing is an essential part of such thinking. This article enumerates fourteen writing strategies that will encourage critical thinking skills and provide legitimate, purposeful writing practice by promoting solid science learning and review. (less)

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Images and Illustrations
Provider:
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
Provider Set:
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Learning Center
Author:
Amy Broemmel
Thomas Turner
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