Resource Roundup

Resources for the Middle School Teacher

February 5, 2013

My Son is 8. He's a Maker.

Powerful blog post by Scott McLeod about the type of student we have in our classrooms. He challenges us with the question: Are you ready?


http://dangerouslyirrelevant.org/2013/01/my-son-is-8-hes-a-maker.html

How to Search Google by Reading Level

Looking for articles or websites with a certain reading level? Google now allows you to search by reading level.


http://www.teachthought.com/technology/how-to-google-search-by-reading-level/

and

http://support.google.com/websearch/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=1095407


4 Ways to Enhance Your Teaching with Mind Mapping

Mind Mapping is a versatile instructional tool that can be used for brainstorming, teamwork, presentations, and assignments. Easy to implement strategy in the classroom with powerful results for students.


http://edudemic.com/2013/01/4-ways-to-enhance-your-teaching-with-mind-mapping/


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Jamie Neibling

Middle School Teaching & Learning Coach

Martial Artist, Thinker, Reader, Learner