Professional Development

Teacher:

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Smart Board:

Training, support, links to interactive lesson plans:  http://www.internet4classrooms.com/smart_board.htm

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Visual Literacy:

http://web.archive.org/web/20041031235012/www.educ.kent.edu/community/VLO/index.html

http://www.pomona.edu/Academics/courserelated/classprojects/Visual-lit/intro/intro.html

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NETS:  http://cnets.iste.org/teachers/t_stands.html

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Learning Styles:  http://www.chartula.com/LEARNINGTHEORY.PDF

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Web Based Instructional Design Harold Henke on eLearning: http://www.chartula.com/evalwbi.pdf

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The Virtual Teacher Centre:  http://www.virtualteachercentre.ca/pd/welcome.aspx

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Centre for Distance Learning and Innovation: http://www.cdli.ca/

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Internet Detective:  http://www.vts.intute.ac.uk/detective/

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Web-based Learning

bulletTeaching/Learning Activities: What do you want to use technology for?  http://www.umuc.edu/virtualteaching/module1/strategies.html
bulletWriting for Effective Web Pages:  http://www.iss.stthomas.edu/studyguides/writing_content.htm
bulletJohnson, Jennifer (2000). 10 Deadly Web Site Sins: http://www.webmasterbase.com/article/66
bulletBrad Mehlenbacher (2002). Usable Web-Based Instruction Resources: http://www4.ncsu.edu:8030/%7Ebrad_m/Research/WU/usable_wbi.html
bulletLamb, Annette (2002). Extreme Thinking: Transforming Traditional Projects into Effective Learning Environments.                   

Activate. Online at: http://eduscapes.com/sessions/extreme/index.htm

 

With Students:

bulletDoodle Museum: http://www.doodlestudio.com/Mainframe.htm
bulletPuzzle Maker: http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/
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Student email accounts: http://classact.k12.nf.ca

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Create word games, students create their own word search, cryptograms, hidden message, number blocks, etc.:

           http://puzzlemaker.school.discovery.com/ or http://www.funbrain.com/words.html

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 Coffee Cup Animator, students can animate poses already created in Microsoft Paint:  http://www.coffeecup.com/gif-animator/

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Anasazi Stop Motion Animator: http://www.animateclay.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Sections&file=index&req=viewarticle&artid=24&page=1

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 Create a brochure, save to email, and print when ready: http://www.mybrochuremaker.com/

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Create a comic strip by choosing characters but writing you own story line: http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/comic/

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Multiplication facts:  http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/testtest.html

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Bar graphs!: http://pbskids.org/cyberchase/games/bargraphs/bargraphs.html or http://www.mdk12.org/data/tools/index.html

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Transformational Geometry:  http://www.hbschool.com/activity/icy_slides_flips_turns/  or http://www.mathsnet.net/transform/rotindex.html

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Grade 6 Dilatations: (reducing or enlarging): http://www.mathsnet.net/transform/enlindex.html

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Decimals: Follow the link below to challenge your partner! http://www.quia.com/cb/8142.html

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Other Math Games http://www.mathcats.com/sitemap.html#otherskills

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Tutorials: http://www.gomath.com, http://www.figurethis.org/index.html, http://math.exeter.edu/rparris/wingeom.html,

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 Explore properties such as symmetry, rotation, etc. through virtual “hands-on” activities like designing a quilt. http://www.licm.com/noFr.f/virtualNF.html#playTop 

 

 

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