K-6 Reading Lessons: Common Core Aligned

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Step 2 : Browse lessons by Programs, Standards by State or Common Core, & Grade Levels You can do this part without even registering - yes, all for free. Couldn''t there be one nice and easy and free place to store my Microsoft Word documents, my PowerPoint presentations, my SMART Board lessons, links to my favorite websites, embed codes to my Educreations (iPad lessons ~ like ShowMe), and video links?

Teach the Common Core with Mastery Connect!

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Mastery Connect: Teaching the Common Core just got a whole lot easier! This is so cool because now I can sign up (for free - or upgrade) and start immediaely connecting with teachers around the country to find ''just-right'' activities and assessments that are already aligned to the common core. Access the Common Core Standards Anywhere! P.S. Imagine having your iPhone/iPad/iPod grade your papers for you.

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Observing the Common Core Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

Educators across the country are grappling with the Common Core Standards and the significant changes that have come with them. How do administrators tasked with observing teachers know what they are looking for in a Common Core classroom? As I continued to ponder some of these crucial questions while scripting the lesson on my iPad I remembered a free app that I had recently downloaded from Mastery Connect.

Using Creation Apps to Tackle Common Core

CUE

By CUE Member and Guest Blogger Kristy Andre @kristyandre2 There seems to be a shudder when we mention the words “Common Core,” yet this is where we are going in education. Common Core often gets paired with iPads, which can lead to additional confusion for teachers. The misconception is that if we have an iPad, […]. The post Using Creation Apps to Tackle Common Core appeared first on OnCUE. Common Core Standards

Fun Math Practice For Grades 1 - 5 from @SplashMath that is Common Core Aligned!

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Splash Math apps for iPhones/iPods and iPads and web-based system that cater to Grades 1 to 5 - 10 Download Give-Aways for the App: Enter Below! Their latest launch is Splash Math grades 1 to 5 app – an iPad app that is also accessible online ( splashmath.com ). Available for iPad, iPhone, and web-based practice, Splash Math makes practice fun and provides a reward system that is similar to many popular video games.

Coding for the Common Core – Apps for Integrating Coding With Math and ELA

EmergingEdTech

She present the session “Coding for the Core: [Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Image Source Dr. Leslie Suters is a faculty member in the College of Education’s Curriculum & Instruction Department at Tennessee Tech University. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

The best BYOD tech tools for the Common Core classroom

eSchool News

With just 4 categories and less than a dozen tools, educators can hit a lot of Common Core standards. Meaning, students can get to the tool and create it regardless of whether they are using a PC, MAC, iPad, or Android. 21st Century Skills Common Core Digital Learning and Tools byod Google simple tech

Coding for the Common Core: 15 iPad Coding Apps for K-5+

EmergingEdTech

Check out These Fun iPad Apps for Helping Young Students Learn About Coding, Logic, Math, & More! Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices Project Based Learning _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics apps for learning about programming ios apps for coding k-5 grades learning math coding apps teach coding to young studentsDr. Leslie Suters is a faculty member in the College of Education’s Curriculum & Instruction.

Pearson CEO Fallon Talks Common Core, Rise of ‘Open’ Resources

Marketplace K-12

He also talked about how he thinks policy shifts like the implementation of the common-core standards and the adoption of “open” educational resources are likely to affect the K-12 market, and his company’s work. ” Many critics accuse publishers, including Pearson, of making exaggerated claims of having aligned academic materials to the Common Core State Standards, while having only made superficial changes. iPad Plan.

@MasteryConnect invites you to continue the social conversation - you could win an iPad!

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Win an iPad courtesy of MasteryConnect : MasteryConnect is not only a great web tool to explore, they''re also offering a chance for teachers to WIN an iPad simply by connecting, socially. If you connect with us on any of the three platforms by August 12, you''ll be entered in an drawing to win an iPad! follow MasteryConnect on Facebook , Twitter , & Pinterest to Win an iPad! Mastery Connect reaches out to users to get connected, socially!

English Common Core Mobile Activities ebook

Education with Technology

English Common Core Mobile Activities. I recently published English Common Core Mobile Activities ebook. Use these 150+ different mobile activities to guide your students in learning and demonstrating the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Anchor Statements in Language, Speaking and Listening, Reading, and Writing. Over 98% of the suggested apps are free and work on both Android and iPad.

English + Common Core + Mobile = Success in Learning Poster Session at ISTE 2014

Education with Technology

In my ISTE Sunday 8-10 am poster session, I demonstrate many diverse mobile activities to help students achieve the English Language Arts Common Core Anchor Statements through mobile devices. The mobile activities focus on free common tool apps that are available on both the Android and the iPad. Over 98% of the suggested apps are free and work on both Android and iPad. English Common Core Mobile Activities.

Turn your iPad into a Clicker for Students!

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turning your iPad into a Clicker System A friend of mine, David ( @ dkapuler ), just sent me an email about a great new app that can offer teachers immediate feedback so that they can adjust their instruction in real time. Here is a portion of David''s email that explains the app: The Answer Pad is a free way (1 class per teacher up to 200 students) to use the iPad as an interactive answer sheet. The Answer Pad.

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English +Common Core +Mobile = Success (ISTE2014 Poster -details)

Education with Technology

Here are the ten examples I showed at my English + Common Core + Mobile ISTE 2014 Poster Session: Based on CCSS Anchor Statements: L.2 Use the 150+ different mobile activities in my ebook , English Common Core Mobile Activities , to guide your students in learning and demonstrating the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Anchor Statements in Language, Speaking and Listening, Reading, and Writing.

Websites for Hour of Code by Grade

Ask a Tech Teacher

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. If you use iPads, here are some great options: Cargo-Bot. If you use iPads, try Stick Nodes , Stickman, or Scribble Movie. If necessary, adapt the following Windows/iPad directions to the device used in your school: Go to Start. Besides Math Standards, Alice supports these Common Core writing skills: 8.3a

Apps to Create and Connect to the Common Core on GettingSmart.com

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

edapp #mlearning #vitalcpd CCSS creativity app ipad View on GettingSmart.com.

“It’s unfair” special education students lag behind under Common Core in Kentucky

The Hechinger Report

Since Kentucky became the first state to adopt the Common Core in 2010, the achievement gap between students with disabilities and their nondisabled peers has widened slightly – despite sweeping expectations the more rigorous standards would help eliminate disparities in academic performance. But to expect that the Common Core – or any standards – alone will move the needle is overreaching, he said.

Win an iPad, iPod Touch, and more via MasteryConnect!

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Simply upload a common assessment and you''ll be entered to win an iPad, iPod Touch, Amazon Gift Card, and other great prizes like MasteryConnect T-shirts. Assessments must be related to an individual Common Core standard and be of good quality for the community. Start accessing and sharing Common Core aligned lessons with teachers across the country - for free! Common Core common core lessons Mastery Connect MasteryConnect win an ipad win an ipod

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Owl Eyes: The Must-Get Web-App for Classical Literature Teachers

The CoolCatTeacher

If you’re in a 1-to-1 classroom with iPads, Chromebooks, or any other device, this free tool is a MUST-USE. Chromebooks Common Core Data Driven Instruction Education ELA/ ELL Teachers Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Gifted Teachers Gsuite and Google Apps High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides. iPads Lesson Plans Librarians Mac Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) STEM Teachers Tech Tips Technology Tools Web Tools Windows-PC

Teach Writing Skills: Using Powerful Prompts to Inspire Students to Write

The CoolCatTeacher

Common Core Every Classroom Matters Podcast Get Connected iPads Tools WritingEvery Classroom Matters episode 178 with John Spencer. Writing should be exciting. You can teach writing skills with powerful multimedia based prompts and ideas, a global audience, and easy to use tools. John Spencer has the data to show that kids write more using this method. Important Takeaways. How can reluctant writers get excited about writing?

Websites for Hour of Code by Grade

Ask a Tech Teacher

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. If you use iPads, here are some great options: Cargo-Bot. If you use iPads, try Stick Nodes or Stickman.

Differentiated math instruction using Front Row: adaptive math for K-8 classrooms!

Kleinspiration

It’s common core aligned, and has tons of problems and videos Every question and every video in Front Row is common core aligned, so I know it’s teaching the right material. The program covers K-8 math, and has tons of common core aligned problems and videos for every standard - no matter where my kids are, they have material they can practice. The iPad version has a whiteboard like educreations that the students can use to do math right in the app.

XplorLabs Fire Forensics: A Free STEM Module for Middle School Science

The CoolCatTeacher

You can have students watch the video module on their iPads, Chromebooks, or other devices, or you can project it on your board and go through it as a class. Common Core State Standards (See more on the Fire Forensics Site ). Assessment Chromebooks Common Core Education Game Based Learning How to Guides. A Next Generation Science Standards Aligned Lab Activity (FREE) From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

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What Parents Need To Know About the Common Core (technology tips included)

Saving Socrates

What Parents Need to Know About the Common Core and How They Can Help Their Children The Common Core is an attempt to nationalize the curriculum creating common core standards in grades K-12. In addition, they have ensured that these standards will be measured by creating tests (albeit not necessarily a national test) to test the acquisition of this core knowledge.

4 Reasons to Use Kids Discover Online for Inquiry-Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Assessment Chromebooks Common Core Data Driven Instruction Education ELA/ ELL Teachers Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Gifted Teachers History and Social Sciences Teachers iPads Lesson Plans Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Science Teachers Teachers Tech Tips Technology Tools Web ToolsA Product Review by Vicki Davis From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Nonfiction text is important for student reading.

Congrats to @MasteryConnect for New Million Dollar Investments!

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As stated before, I''ve been using Mastery Connect before the Common Core was '' popular.'' catamount ventures Common Core Common Core App common core ipad learn capital learncapital Mastery Connect MasteryConnect michael and susan dell foundation series a round of investing. I wanted to shoot out a quick email letting my readers know about an exciting landmark for one of my favorite education companies, Mastery Connect.

Engage With Your Learning Community: MasteryConnect (a CommonCore Resource)

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MasteryConnect makes it simple to share and discover common formative assessments and track mastery of state and Common Core standards. Through MasteryConnect’s MasteryTracker, teachers can effectively assess core standards, monitor student performance, and report student mastery to parents and administrators. You can now view common assessments on the iPad. This is very exciting for those of us who are addicted to our iPads!

6 Tech Activities for Your Summer School Program

Ask a Tech Teacher

As they work, students “…construct viable arguments and critique reasoning of others…” More specifically (Common Core Appendix C): introduce claim. Students teach seniors how to use a variety of technology, “emphasizing salient points in a focused, coherent manner with relevant evidence, sound valid reasoning, and well-chosen details, while using appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear pronunciation” (from Common Core) such as: how to use computers—in general terms.

CommonCore Math App for each grade 1 - 5 via Splash Math

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Splash Math Worksheets series of apps for iPhones/iPods and iPads that cater to Grades 1 to 5 Splash Math apps have been the winner of the Best App Ever Award 2011 in Elementary Student App category; they have been regularly featured by Apple in their hand-picked lists on the iTunes App Store- New and Noteworthy, What''s Hot and Staff Favorites. Over 500,000 users use their apps and around 200 schools use it in their iPhone/iPad programs.

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

Ask a Tech Teacher

Kids are baptized in iPads and smartphones. Kids love learning with blogs, iPads, apps, online webtools–that sort. 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.

Digital Storytelling and Stories with the iPad

wwwatanabe

Common Core Standards Many specific content standards can be addressed through digital stories. Here are some of the Common Core Standards that digital storytelling and digital stories address: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.6 Images and Creative Commons : Have students create their own images, take their own photos, or find photos that have Creative Commons Licenses and have them properly cite the photo either on the same page as the picture or at the end.

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

Ask a Tech Teacher

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. empower students to solve common tech problems so they can keep moving forward with their learning. Classroom management Education reform Teacher resources common cor

Want to Code on an IPad? Here are 3 Great Apps

Ask a Tech Teacher

Fundamental programming concepts include: abstraction and symbolism–variables are common in math, but also in a student’s education. sequencing–knowing what happens when; mentioned in Common Core standards for grades 1 through 5. No surprise the United Kingdom took the bold step of adding coding to the core school curriculum. The game approach feels much like typical games youngers are already playing on their iPads and Smartphones.

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Digital Storytelling and Stories with the iPad

wwwatanabe

Common Core Standards Many specific content standards can be addressed through digital stories. Here are some of the Common Core Standards that digital storytelling and digital stories address: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.6 Images and Creative Commons : Have students create their own images, take their own photos, or find photos that have Creative Commons Licenses and have them properly cite the photo either on the same page as the picture or at the end.

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Massive Give-Away: iPad, iPod, $150 Amazon Gift Card. via Mastery Connect!

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an iPad, iPod, $150 Amazon Gift Card, and Mastery Connect T-Shirts What is it? www.masteryconnect.com/help/ question-types One of my favorite parts of Mastery Connect is always being able to have the Common Core: - click on a strand below -. common core standards Mastery Connect Mastery Connect widget MasteryConnect MasteryConnect App What we''re giving away? How do you enter for this give away? 3 Simple Steps: 1.

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