Author Archives: Lee Hall

SAS Curriculum Pathways

SAS focuses on curriculum that is difficult to explain to students. They provide online curriculum resources in all the core curriculum for free to grades K-12th.  They feature over 1500 resources, including interactives and primary sources. Be sure to take a … Continue reading

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Graphic Organizers Courtesy of Britannica

Research shows that graphic organizers are effective with students whether you use them at the beginning, in the middle, or at the end of a unit. Britannica has shared a wonderful resource with teachers with a multitude of different types. Graphic … Continue reading

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Spelling City

There are over 42,000 words with sentences and definitions already on this site. You can put in your own list or use one of theirs to practice your spelling or Dolch words. It will teach the words, let you play 25 … Continue reading

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Google a Day

Do your students need practice searching? Do they know how to choose the important key words that will help them find what they need? Let them try Google a Day. It offers an interesting question each day on different subjects. … Continue reading

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Education Grants and Their Deadlines

Here is a calendar through June 2016 with Education Grants and their deadlines. Education Grants

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Great Google Drive Add-ons for Teachers – A PDF Handout

Richard Byrne, the author of Free Technology for Teachers, used this handout with his webinar bearing the same title. The webinar is available, too. I find a handout is faster for me, but you might prefer the webinar. It is … Continue reading

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100+ Chemistry Experiments

These 100+ chemistry experiments are being developed for teachers to use in their classroom. Students can see experiments the teacher may not be prepared to actually do at school. Chemistry Experiments

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Plickers

Use Plickers for formative assessment. It is a free tool. You download and print the answer cards that look like puzzle pieces. They are numbered 1 – 63. You give each student a card. They turn the card to answer … Continue reading

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Plot Generator

Hilarious short story generator. Write your own short story using their interactive form. You answer a few short questions or let them suggest the answer for you. In no time you click submit and it creates a short story for you … Continue reading

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38 QUESTION STARTERS BASED ON BLOOM’S TAXONOMY

Here is an easy way to find question starters for all 6 levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy for you to use with your students. Make sure you are including all levels in your classroom instruction and on assessments. They are listed … Continue reading

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