The Big List of Class Discussion Strategies | Cult of Pedagogy
Here they are: 15 formats for structuring a class discussion to make it more engaging, more organized, more equitable, and more academically challenging.
Rubrics for Assessment
How do I grade it? Teachers who integrate technology into student activities and projects often ask us this question. Here are some rubrics for assessment.
Learn Microsoft Sway - Tutorial
This video tutorial will show you the basics of Microsoft Sway. Create and share interactive reports, presentations, personal stories, and more in this great...
25 Teacher Hacks You Wish You Would Have Thought Of | Chaylor & Mads
These teacher hacks are brilliant ideas for your classroom that'll make your life so much easier this year. Number nine will change your life!
Beatbox brilliance | Tom Thum | TEDxSydney
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: http://bit.ly/1FAg8hBTom Thum: Armed with just a microphone, Thum pushes the limits of the human voice to c...
The First Ten Days of School - Routines, Rigor, and Relationships — Mud and Ink Teaching
It’s every teacher’s most stressful, most highly anticipated, and most powerful time of the year: back to school! After over a decade of first days back to school, I’ve finally found a plan for the first ten days that streamlines the three most important things for me: routines,
100+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media
Social media can enhance differentiated instruction if the tools are selected with a careful eye on individual students' readiness, interests, and learning profiles.
Excuse our noise... musicians at work! :) After reviewing rhythm patterns at the beginning of the year, 3rd grade classes began working on layering rhythm patterns together. This is one of the more difficult skills that they will work on so I like to start early. By playing contrasting patterns together, students have to show proficiency in steady beat and rhythm counting. After lots of practice, and doing class layering activities like this, the students got into groups and began working on…
Learn Gahu Drumming – FREE Virtual Music Classroom
Get your students learning African drumming from home! Our virtual interactive mixer makes complex rhythms from Ghana accessible. Perfect for distance learning.
Free and Legal Movies For Your Film Scoring Projects
Film scoring is an exciting way to explore composing, arranging, recording and editing music or sound effects with your students and there are a variety of software programs suitable for the job. GarageBand, Acid Music Studio (or Acid Pro), Sonar Home Studio, Sibelius, Finale all allow you to import video and synchronise sound to visuals.
Tips & Freebies for Digital Learning Days - Teach Create Motivate
If you are looking for some ways to teach your students using digital resources, I've compiled by favorite digital learning resources in this blog post!
Winter Wonderland | Brambleton Community Association, VA
This is a free event for Brambleton residents and it's guests. Come visit with Santa, enjoy local chorus's, have some hot chocolate and cookies, and do some crafts. This event is great to put you into the holiday spirit!
Australian Handmade Lanyards and Gifts for Teachers, Nurses and Mums
Teacher lanyards, custom decals and the perfect teacher gifts. We have lanyards, earrings, decals, custom water bottles, lolly jars and more all lovingly handmade in Australia. We have something for everyone and every budget.