"Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body"
~ Richard Steele ~

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Research and Collaboration

Kids Research Portal (game plan for doing research)

Collaborative Tools (long list of sites to use for collaborative work)

Read - Write- Think (collection of student interactives)

Monday, April 5, 2010

Technology and PBL

Project Based Learning can be defined as an instructional approach built upon authentic learning activities that engage student interest and motivation.

Project Based Learning Integration Here is a list of ideas on how to integrate technology (web 2.0) with project based learning. Some new and old ideas

Exemplary Projects (class ideas)

IPod Touch in the Classroom (great wiki for ideas)

Thinkfinity (great source of lesson plans and activities)