Lesson Plans

Free Multicultural Stories from Global Oneness Project

I love free resources and here’s one perfect for teachers of multiple disciplines!  The Global Oneness Project also offers free multicultural stories and accompanying lesson plans for high school and college classrooms.  Their award-winning collection also includes films, photo essays, and articles. These resources explore cultural, social, and environmental issues. All of these are from around the world […]

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Stop Motion Studio Lessons for iPad Teachers

Stop Motion Studio is a filmmaking app you can use across the content areas.  Looking for Stop Motion Studio lessons? Stop Motion is similar to the Lego movies you may have seen made by filmmakers on YouTube. It also is similar to how claymation characters move across the screen.  In the classroom teachers use this app […]

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QR Code Mother’s Day Activities from Scanova

Looking for QR Code Mother’s Day Activities? Scanova is a QR Code app for teachers. They have a set of engaging classroom activities for K-2 students, specially for Mother’s Day. Each activity has a QR Code-based answer sheet. Students need to solve questions and color the blocks of the QR Code that have the right answer. When […]

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Science4Us.com for K-2 Digital Curriculum

Science4Us is a K-2 Digital Curriculum. This program connects to standards, and digital science experiences.  This program is based on the 5E inquiry-based instructional model: Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, Evaluate.  Teachers can decide how to deliver material.  This program is flexible enough for whole group lesson, small groups or one on one instruction.  It includes embedded teacher support […]

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Standards Planner Teams Up With Clever

Standards Planner is an online teacher and district content organizer. I first shared this tool earlier this year. They are now partnering with Clever to bridge the gap between instruction and ease of use. With Clever’s Instant Login, districts and teachers can quickly jump into building and organizing their content with one click. Standards Planner If […]

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CartoonSmart Video Tutorials for Students

Video Tutorials for Students can help kids make meaning of new information. CartoonSmart is a great resource for students and educators looking for video tutorials on Art, iOS development, HTML5 and more.  As one of the first video-learning sites on the web they’ve embraced the interest in mobile app development and have tons of tools for teachers […]

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Standards Planner Online Tool For Teachers

Standards Planner is a lesson planner tool for teachers that allows them to search through thousands of free resources such as Khan Academy, CK12 Flexbooks, and even their own Google Drive.  Teachers can create, upload, and convert lessons, videos, and instructional material.  With Standards Planner users can align their plans to all 50 state and […]

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Online Resource ReadWriteThink for Reading Lesson Plans

ReadWriteThink is a fantastic online resource for K-12 teachers.  It includes reading lesson plans, access to English Language Arts lessons, and activities for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade.  Teachers can search by theme, lesson objective, and grade level as they look for the perfect idea to bring back to their students. Reading Lesson Plans ReadWriteThink […]

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Create and Share Activities with ChallengeU Online Platform

ChallengeU is an online educational platform that allows teachers to create and share learning activities. Teachers can make content available to students anywhere at anytime, and ChallengeU is compatible on all devices and completely free. ChallengeU Online Platform Teachers can upload different file types and student questions all in the same activity. Students can then hand in […]

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Shadow Puppet is iOS 8 Compatible!

Shadow Puppet is one of my favorite digital storytelling apps and they have big news related to the launch of iOS 8.  Their iPad app, Shadow Puppet Edu is now compatible with iOS 8, iPhone 6, and 6 Plus.  They’ve added a few new iOS 8 specific features like the ability to save to iCloud Drive […]

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