Resources

MobyMax Phonics Blending

With the MobyMax Phonics Blending module, students learn how to blend phonemes together to create words. Join MobyMax Professional Development...

Science in Plain English

In this resource, Mrs. Kolbert’s science class has been given an opportunity to look at science in a different way. She has asked students to...

TEDed Lesson Example: Think

Watch, Think, Dig Deeper, Discuss...The TEDed website makes it really easy to create lessons that get kids thinking. This is an example lesson from...

Visualization of Information: David McCandless

In this TED Talk, David McCandless explores the idea of how we look at information. Information by itself really isn't all that powerful until it is...

Reflections from an Expert YouTube Vlogger: Myles Dyer

YouTube expert Myles Dyer (aka Blade376) shares his journey of vlogging through the last 10 years on YouTube.  What hooked him into the platform?...

Socratic Smackdown Tutorial

The Socratic Seminar isn't a new strategy by any means, but it is still a very valuable activity that can be used in any classroom.  The Socratic...

Browse and Search in Epic!

Are you getting started with Epic? This reading site is a great resource with thousands of leveled books that can be selected based on personalized...

Collaboration in Action

This video builds on the concepts established by Edutopia in the Pyxis resource, Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding.  All...

Crash Course: An Educational YouTube Channel

This channel has the videos you need! It has everything ranging from chemical reactions to learning about supply and demand. It even dives into...

QR Codes for Teachers

QR codes are a great way to get groups of students to resources quickly and efficiently. This is especially true for elementary kids that struggle...

Fake Or Real? How To Self-Check The News And Get The Facts

A reality in the digital age is the rise of 'fake news' stories prevalent on the web.  Already tricky to navigate for adults, teaching our students...

Lesson Example: Weather with NOVA labs

Creating great lesson plans with technology can be tough, but it isn't impossible. Common Sense Education has a great site filled with all kinds of...

Evaluating Learning Spaces

How you design your learning space can make all the difference.  It doesn't have to be complicated but it does have to be thoughtful and purposeful....

Improving Writing With Authentic Audiences

Getting students exited about writing is hard enough, never mind having them go through the revision process with effort and diligence....

Learning Benefits of Inquiry-Based Learning

In this resource, Dr. Andrew Boudreaux talks about the benefits of inquiry-based learning in his physics classroom. Don't worry, even if you don't...

Khan Academy: Using Incentives

Ready for a tool that will help get your students motivated? Khan Academy has some awesome incentives built right in, but they want to make...