Resources from the BF LMC

Week of 8/25

This week is...

8/25 - Kiss-and-Make-Up Day


8/26 - Women’s Equality Day and National Hot Dog Day


8/28 - 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. I highly recommend reading Kadir Nelson's illustrated version of this speech. Please let me know if you'd like to check it out.



I Have A Dream by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. paintings by Kadir Nelson
8/29 - United Nations: International Day Against Nuclear Tests




Management and Organization APPS

Evernote

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/evernote/id281796108?mt=8


The Evernote app helps you and students stay organized by quickly adding notes, creating to-do lists, and reminders. The app also has the ability to capture photographs and voice recordings.


Tip: Tag your notes for easy search and discover ability.


Schoolology

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/schoology/id411766326


The Schoology app allows teachers and students to stay connected 24/7 to their learning management system. Assignments can be assigned, submitted, graded, and returned on the go. Also teachers can create messages, task lists, and keep everyone informed.


Tip: Students can view assignments, collaborate with their peers, and get assistance on a variety of mobile devices.


Socrative

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/student-clicker-socrative/id477618130?mt=8 AND https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/teacher-clicker-socrative/id477620120?mt=8


The Socrative app turns devices into student response clickers providing an engaging way for students to participate and interact in the learning experience. Socrative provides teachers real-time feedback and allows assessment to be an integral and immediate part of the instructional experience.


Tip: Teachers can use the Socrative app to collect assessment data that can be sent to them as a Google spreadsheet or an Excel file.