Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

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Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core State Standards

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

10 Common Core Tech Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

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Here are ten of the top Common Core tips according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: 13 Ways Blogs Teach Common Core. Common Core Breathes Life into Keyboarding. Common Core requires publishing. Dear Otto: What are Common Core keyboarding standards? 7 Ways Common Core Will Change Your Classroom. 7 Common Core Ways to Assess Knowledge. How to Align Technology with Common Core State Standards.

Writing 2.0: Technology-Rich Approach to Common Core Writing

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Therefore, every classroom must teach digital literacy as part of literacy, and not something separate. Common Core writing requires students to create and publish writing online, and to interact and collaborate with others. We must design lessons that incorporates digital mediums for students to communicate and collaborate with others. We shared a plethora of ideas and examples of technology-rich writing in the presentation below.

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool

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If you choose this option, tell us which student workbooks you’d like in the Comment portion of the PayPal Buy button (or email Zeke dot Rowe at StructureLearning dot net). ,, The One-volume K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. K-8 digital citizenship curriculum map —what to introduce when to teach students to navigate the complexities of the internet safely, securely, and effectively. AATT Materials Reviews Videos bundles common core product review

Let’s Talk About Habits of Mind

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They share the same goals with at least three other widely-used education systems: 1) Common Core (as close as America gets to national standards), 2) the International Baccalaureate (IB) program (a well-regarded international curriculum, much more popular outside the US than within), and 3) good ol’ common sense. I then point out connections to Common Core, the IB Program, and the common sense your grandma shared with you.

Websites for Hour of Code by Grade

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It’s easy to see why when you look at fundamental programming concepts: abstraction and symbolism – variables are common in math, but also in education. Before starting, review the digital citizenship associated with visiting an online site (such as privacy, staying on the assigned website, and not talking to strangers). Popular shortkeys are to open programs, activate tools, and take screenshots using the digital device’s native tool.

Project Pals: The Perfect PBL Software for Project Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

These starter projects are aligned with Common Core standards and are already built for you. This digital citizenship project is aligned with several Common Core State Standards. Presentations – the collaborative presentations created by group members for this project. The workspace button takes students to the primary work area although they will also work in the dashboard on tasks and their presentations.

How NOT to Assess Student Writing

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If I use Common Core as an example, here’s what these Standards call out as important about writing (slightly rephrased from the Anchor Standards): Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Whether the student’s skill level is novice or master, it doesn’t matter because soon — by fifth grade probably — handwriting is replaced by digital writing.

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool Class

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If you choose this option, tell us which two student workbooks you’d like in the Comment portion of the PayPal Buy button (or email Zeke dot Rowe at StructureLearning dot net). ,, The One-volume K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. K-8 digital citizenship curriculum map —what do you introduce when to teach students to navigate the complexities of the internet safely, securely, and effectively. AATT Materials Reviews Videos bundles common core product review

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool Class

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The One-volume K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. K-8 digital citizenship curriculum map —what do you introduce when to teach students to navigate the complexities of the internet safely, securely, and effectively. Projects can be tied into other classroom projects–just add detail about digital citizenship. 2-volume collection of lesson plans ( Volume I and Volume II ) organized by subject, digital tool, and academic topic. .

6 Tech Activities for Your Summer School Program

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15 Digital Tools in 15 Days. This is an exercise as much for presenters as audience, and is graded on reading, writing, speaking and listening skills. Debates help students grasp critical thinking and presentation skills, including: abstract thinking. citizenship/ethics/etiquette. As they work, students “…construct viable arguments and critique reasoning of others…” More specifically (Common Core Appendix C): introduce claim. 15 Digital Tools in 15 Days.

How to Compare and Contrast Authentically

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Common Core Standards recognize the importance of this skill by addressing it in over 29 Standards, at every grade level from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade. Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story and Compare and contrast the most important points presented by two texts on the same topic (2nd grade Reading Standards–2). Slideshows benefit oral presentations. Word processing reports are typically submitted, not presented.

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17 Ways to Add Tech to your Lessons Without Adding Time to Your Day

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rework existing lesson plans in the school’s mandated digital program that too often, changes every year. the digital devices–computer or Chromebooks or iPads–won’t work on the Big Day. Luckily, Common Core–and many State standards–provide an excellent starter list of seven ways to blend technology into your everyday teaching: have digital ebooks included in your class library. Use a digital timer for quizzes or other events.

Dear Otto: Can We Eliminate Blogs–Teachers Hate Them!

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Common Core expects teachers to use internet-based tools in their teaching, to ask students to find resources through online sites. Here are some of the allusions to technology in Common Core: Expect students to demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding to type at least three pages in a single sitting. Expect students to evaluate different media [print or digital]. Expect students to gather relevant information from print and digital sources.

7 Skills Students Need for Today’s Classwork

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You rarely see a lesson that doesn’t ask for online this or digital that. Students are expected to collaborate and share online as young as kindergarten when they read digital books or draw pictures using iPad apps. Creating an online graphic organizer on the animal kingdom doesn’t necessarily conflate with knowing how to compare-contrast (a skill mentioned thirty-eight times by Common Core between kindergarten and eighth grade). Digital Citizenship.

In the Teacher's Lounge: Using Edmodo to Teach Digital Literacy

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I had the pleasure on Tuesday last week to give a webinar on how I use Edmodo to teach my students digital literacy skills and help prepare them for digital assessments. My students piloted the PARCC last Spring and it became clear that knowing how to effectively navigate through a website will impact student scores on the Common Core assessment. Here is a copy of my Google Slides so that you can access the resources linked in the presentation.

Empatico-Build Global Awareness in Students

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Activities are standards-based, with tables on the Empatico website that detail alignment with the IB PYP (International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program), Common Core Standards, the US National Curriculum for Social Studies , the US Next Generation Science Standards , and the UK National Curriculum. How to Grow Global Digital Citizens. Digital Citizenship International ReviewsEvery day it seems, the world gets smaller.

Subscriber Special: July

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Building Digital Citizens. delivered digitally to your school or District. In this course, you will use a suite of digital tools to make that possible while addressing overarching concepts like digital citizenship, internet search and research, authentic assessment, digital publishing, and immersive keyboarding. Classmates will become the core of your ongoing Personal Learning Network. delivered digitally to your school or District.

If We Could Write 10,000 Words.

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

While the Common Core Curriculum Standards are supposed to provide English teachers with a common core of skills and texts, English classes are not standardized because the scope is too broad. I think in a backwards direction by analyzing and deconstructing what is already present; I break things down instead of build them up.

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

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Using everyday digital content, the COR paper and online assessments directly connect to the questions posed in SHEG’s study and engage learners in credibility decision-making around three COR Competencies: Who’s behind the information? The free assessments include Google Docs assessments to copy and digital rubrics to download. Facebook Argument : Students consider the relative strength of evidence that two users present in a Facebook exchange.

6 Tech Best Practices for New Teachers

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Knowing that, there are six Best Practices teachers in the trenches suggest for integrating technology into classroom instruction: Digital Citizenship. Many schools now provide digital devices for students, often a Chromebook or an iPad. In cyberspace, students are confronted often–if not daily–with questions regarding cyberbullying, digital privacy, digital footprints, plagiarism, and more. Common Core has three levels of vocabulary: basic.

Subscriber Special: 2 Free Martin Luther King Day Lesson Plans

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Designed for grades 4-7, it’s aligned with Common Core and ISTE Standards. . Common Core and ISTE alignment. Subscriber Special. Until January 18th: Free Martin Luther King Day Lesson Plans.

Hour of Code? Here’s why to participate

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It feels like: When it should feel like: Coding is a great tie-in to Common Core Math Standards. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-12 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom – SULS033

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The end result is a beautiful slide presentation of the elements of the Frayer Model for each vocabulary word. Students can share these slides to create a digital word wall.” ” Haiku Deck is a presentation application that includes high-resolution stock photography to help you create visually appealing presentations. ” I like the possibilities Slido gives teachers and presenters. You may see this one pop up in my next presentation!

Subscriber Special: November

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aligned with ISTE and Common Core. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. She is an adjunct professor in tech ed, a Master Teacher, webmaster for four blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice reviewer, CAEP reviewer, CSTA presentation reviewer, freelance journalist on tech ed topics, and contributor to NEA Today and TeachHUB.

10 Tips for Digital Storytelling You Don’t Want to Miss

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Here are eight of the top Digital Storytelling articles according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: 9 Best-in-Class Digital Storytelling Tools. Storyboard That–Digital Storyteller, Graphic Organizer, and more. Digital Storytelling Apps. Digital Storytelling Websites. Common Core Writing–Digital Quick Writes. Tech tips Writing digital storytelling

College Credit Classes in Remote Teaching/Blended Learning

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: Building Digital Citizens. If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. digital commerce. digital communications. digital search/research.

Thirteen Writing-with-Tech Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

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Tech Tip #124: Editing is Easier with Digital Writing. Common Core Writing–Digital Quick Writes. a bundle of lessons on support Common Core writing standards. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

2 Free Martin Luther King Day Lesson Plans

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Designed for grades 4-7, it’s aligned with Common Core and ISTE Standards. . Common Core and ISTE alignment. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Subscriber Special. Until January 18th: Free Martin Luther King Day Lesson Plans.

In Love with Space? Here are Great Websites to Take You There

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Grammaropolis is aligned with both national Common Core standards and Texas Expected Knowledge and Skills Objectives for grades K-6. Grammaropolis is aligned with both national Common Core standards and Texas Expected Knowledge and Skills Objectives for grades K-6. Grammaropolis is aligned with both national Common Core standards and Texas Expected Knowledge and Skills Objectives for grades K-6. Space units are always exciting.

Ten Reading-with-Tech Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

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3 Digital Tools to Encourage Close Reading. Common Core Reading–What if Students Don’t Like Reading. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Here are ten of the top reading-related articles according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: How do I create a classroom library checkout system? 5 Tech Tools to Inspire Reading.

2 Martin Luther King Day Lesson Plans

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I have two lesson plans, both aligned with Common Core, to help you plan Martin Luther King Day. Common Core aligned. Aligned with Common Core. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. 4th grade. Students interpret the words of Dr Martin Luther King in their own words in a visual organizer.