Resources for Teachers
I will be using this site a lot I'm sure in my future! There are thousands of books on this website and they can be used inside and outside the classroom.
EDpuzzle: A better way to make a video lesson...This is an extremley useful site for anyone, especially for a teacher! With this resource you are able to crop a video, add your voice, and embed quizzes.
Below is a tutorial video for EDpuzzle.
TedTalks are videos of speakers from across the world speaking about hundres of different topics. THese videos are a great resource for teachers to gain new perspectives and ideas, as well as for high school students to hear more about a topic they are studying in school. There are many great videos on Ted.com
Below are a couple of TedTalks that inspired me.
Ramsey Musallam speaks about 3 rules to spark learning. This video contains a really inspirational message that all teachers should watch.
- curiosity comes first
- embrace the mess
- practice reflection
What do we make?
Facebook Page Resource
Web 2.0 : Cool Tools for Schools
This website has hundreds of tools for multiple types of lessons. Web 2.0 has presentation tools, audio tools, drawing tools, music tools, quizzing tools, graphing tools and much, much more!
This site has won a Merlot Award for exemplary online learning resources in 2011. It is guaranteed you can find a technology resource here for your classroom.
Here is a Meograph I made.
Here is a pinterest account that has thousands of resources for teachers, ranging from technology resources to resources for specific subject areas.
Pinterest is also a great way to keep all the helpful sites you have found in one place. Just pin them on a specific board so you can easily find them and use them again!
The first video clip below is a short overview of what Explore.org is and what kind of videos they are able to capture.
The second video clip is a specific clip of panda bears. There are hundreds of videos like these on this website.