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I am trying to work on collaborating with the 2nd grade teachers and am hoping to find some activities the 2nd graders can do while in the computers about Antarctica. Anyone done anything before…Continue
This is the second year that I'll be doing a project called Monster Exchange with my kids. The project takes about 5-6 classes and reinforces basic computer application skills, as well as…Continue
Hi, I am starting a new unit in excel. For the week before Christmas I wanted to do some fun projects and thought of having the kids make winter pictures on excel. Does anybody have examples that…Continue
Well it is that time of year agin. Grade time. I am still searching for a system that does not leave me pulling my hair out over grades. I see all 469 of my students every week and I dread finalizing…Continue
Posted by Deanna Sternefeld on November 19, 2013 at 4:18pm
Last year I used the video site Xtranormal to make digital citizenship videos. The site did text to speech videos that were really student friendly and the cost wasn't too bad. However, the site has been taken down. Does anyone have an alternate site that I could use and not spend a ton? I looked at GoAnimate and it looked like a good site, but the cost was fairly high.
Analytics can be called data mining. In the field of education, it can be referred to as Learning Analytics. This is the process of collecting data from student responses to curriculum content. This data can be used to inform instructional practices, allowing a teacher to tailor her instruction to student need, alerting her to early intervention. One such resource for this data collection is Classroom Salon.…Continue
Posted by Elisabeth Anderson on November 12, 2013 at 1:06pm
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