Tech Tuesday

Technology resources, tools, and tips

Constitution Day and September 11 Resources

Constitution Day

Find videos, lesson plans, games, interactive activities, Constitution FAQs, primary source documents, and more, to celebrate Constitution Day on Tuesday, September 17,

2013. This resource page links to more than 15 web sites about Constitution Day.

http://www.infotopia.info/constitution_day.html


September 11

This resource page includes video interviews, quotes, blogs, oral history archives, poetry, pathfinders, and more. Please be sure to review the videos in advance of showing them to students.

http://www.infotopia.info/september_11.html


Host a Guest Speaker Virtually or Connect with Other Classrooms

Did you know that you can sign up for a class guest speaker on Skype in the Classroom? Some of the topics include oceanography, interviews with authors, the World War II museum in New Orleans, and more. Some topics include lesson plans and multimedia materials. Let me hear from you when you try it out!

https://education.skype.com/guest_speakers


You Have an iPad...Now What?

Using a Classroom Set of iPads

I recently found a great articles that discusses using iPad with your class. It offers some basic ideas to consider when incorporating the technology into your curriculum. Hope you find it informative!



Paper Is Not Dead

To keep things in perspective, I thought this video was great...