Tech Tip Tuesday
Edutopia Article: Teacher Collaboration-When Belief Systems Collide
AEA ONLINE RESOURCE: TrueFlix
This website is aimed at social studies and science teachers, but would be a good resource anyone looking for a NON-FICTION story if you were trying to work on the big questions.
They have the book for you to read, but a nice feature is that there is a video to go along with it that gives you the "Whole Truth". There is also a READ ALONG feature.
Tech Tips Every Teacher Should Know
1. Always have a backup plan
2. Check Your Links!!
3. Don't force it-making it meaningful
4.Don't recreate the wheel
5. Take Advantage of Social Media
6. Implement a Learning Management System
7. Give Student a Choice
8. Ask for Help!
Full Article with explanations of the list above:
Use Mobymax Better
They have came up with the solution. When you login to Moby there is now a tab called whiteboard activities, and it lets you select problems from any curriculum and put practice problems together as a lesson you can go over before you release the kids to their individual practice.
Hope this helps! Also if you'd like to use Mobymax I can help you get it set up.