Using Technology in Education

10-5 to 10-12 News, Updates, and Cool Finds

Learning to Search, P-Table, PaperRater

Science:

  1. Visualize molecules: http://alteredqualia.com/canvasmol/#Graphite
  2. Periodic Table – http://ptable.com/
  3. New BBC Science games – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/brands/mi_high http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/science/brands/sarah_jane_adventures/

Math:

  1. New BBC Math games – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/maths/brands/bamzooki/
  2. Money: https://www.doughmain.com/odmpublic/games/irulemoney/index.php
  3. http://playspent.org/ – Great lesson  but asks for donation at end.
  4. Ruler Game – http://www.rsinnovative.com/rulergame/

Language Arts:

  1. Copy and paste paper to evaluate word choice, grammar, spelling and more: http://paperrater.com/free_paper_grader
  2. Kids Web Japan – http://web-jpn.org/kidsweb/
  3. Listen to what’s written or listening skills – http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2008/05/28/the-best-listening-sites-for-english-language-learners/
  4. World Crunch – http://www.worldcrunch.com/
  5. Compare your writing or modern writing to Shakespeare – http://blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2011/08/how-shakespearean-are-you/
  6. New BBC English activities – http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks2bitesize/english/brands/trapped/

Social Studies: historical images

  1. http://www.histografica.com/
  2. http://www.sepiatown.com/index
  3. http://homepage.ntlworld.com/keir.clarke/web/thereandthen.htm
  4. http://www.oldsf.org/#
  5. http://www.historypin.com/

Related Arts:

  1. Art – http://www.colorcube.com/play/play.htm
  2. Search free sound effects – http://www.soungle.com/index.php
  3. http://community.eflclassroom.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=lyrics
  4. Hispanic Heritage Month – http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2008/09/03/the-best-resources-for-hispanic-heritage-month/

Other:

  1. A Google a Day: Teach your students how to search – http://agoogleaday.com/#date=2011-09-19
  2. Learn to search – http://www.boolify.org/
  3. Kid Safe Videos – http://thekidshouldseethis.com/
  4. Grade 6 T21 – http://www.energysavvy.com/
  5. Find a great source online that needs some tweeking?  Try PDF to Wordhttp://www.pdftoword.com/Default.aspx
  6. http://learninglab.org/life_skills/cyberbullying/ – Life Skills according to Garfield
  7. PBS Teachers: Technology Integration – http://www.pbs.org/teachers/librarymedia/tech-integration/
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