Here are some interesting sites that I’ve found this week, thanks to my PLN. As a teacher, I feel we have to keep up to date concerning research in our field and current issues in the education system. I hope some of these inspire you, inform you, and even have you asking questions. Thank you for coming by and visiting!
Note: Each resource is labeled with a level and subject area to make it easier to use.
Levels: E: Elementary; M: Middle; H: High; G: General, all levels; SN: Special Needs; T: Teachers
Subject Areas: LA: Language Arts, English, Reading, Writing; M: Math; S: Science; Health; SS: Social Studies, Current Events; FA: Fine Arts; Music, Art, Drama; FL: Foreign Language; PE: Physical Ed; C: Career; A: All
Great Questions – “Here are some of our suggestions for getting a good conversation going. We encourage you to use the ones you like and to come up with your own. This list is in no particular order. Choose one of the categories below, or scroll through and read them all.” (L:G; SA:A)
Triventy – “Write your own questions, or customize any quiz from our extensive library. You'll be able to mark your quiz as a collaborative quiz and invite students to add questions to it.” (L:G; SA:A)
FRED Activities – “Looking for a quick way to master the basics of FRED, the St. Louis Fed's free economic data website? This online guide to 10 step-by-step activities prepares users to find and graph economic data. The guide also shows how to customize, save, and share a FRED graph.” (L:M,H;SA:SS)
Original photo by Pat Hensley