Middle School Tech

August 2016

How do you say that?? Use Pain In The English to Proofread Documents

http://painintheenglish.com/case/534


The word "mouse" refers to a creepy rodent or to a computer device.

When referring to multiple creepy things, we use the word "mice."

But what do you say when referring to multiple devices for a computer?

Read this Pain in the English explanation of these terms.

Internet and Technology: Using technology in all subjects

Not always about tech! A lesson in following directions.

http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/TM/WS_tech141-01.html

Try this quick quiz to encourage students to listen to and follow all directions.

Back to School: Tech guide for students (and adults) heading back to school!

http://www.cnet.com/back-to-school-tech-guide/

Fabulous tech guide for EVERYTHING back to school!

Best headphones, best laptops, best tablets, best gadgets under $50, best tech gifts under $100, and cheap, high tech, practical cars!

Tech Talk: Back to School Tech Gadgets

My students are bored!

http://gettingsmart.com/2016/07/9-ideas-for-combatting-boredom-in-school-and-why-being-bored-may-not-be-all-bad/

Get them moving, get them talking, get them thinking!

Here are some ways to combat boredom in the classroom.

UDL Checklist

http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/hiat/udl/downloads/UDL_checklist_lessons.pdf

Here is a quick UDL checklist


Great UDL check sheet of quick things to do in your classroom to help students learn.

UDL on Pinterest

https://uk.pinterest.com/pin/44332377560952617/

Amazing resources for UDL strategies.