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Roland O'Daniel

The History Lab - 117 views

    Created by Angela Cunningham for the enrichment of Social Studies instruction using technology. Great set of resources and conceptual approaches to embedding technology into instruction. 
Chris Betcher - 127 views

  • is your gateway to understanding life outside your home. Use our country comparison tool to compare living conditions in your own country to those of another. Start by selecting a region to compare on the map to the right, and begin your exploration.
    Nice find Chris. I just shared this on Twitter and my Board teacher site.
Amy Roediger

Kids' Games, Animals, Photos, Stories, and More -- National Geographic Kids - 1 views

    The photos, activities, and games have great content. Plus, there are unusual science and animal videos too!
Tony Bollino

ABC News - Japan Earthquake: before and after - 169 views

    Again, incredible before and after pictures of the Japanese Earthquake
    A VERY COOL interactive pictorial page of the BEFORE and AFTER satellite images of the devastation in Japan. Great to put on a whiteboard.
Beth Panitz

Learning Games For Kids - 139 views

    Educational games are a great tool for building foundation math and language skills that today's elementary school curriculum requires. These online learning games and songs for kids are fun, teach important skills for preschool and elementary school kids and they're free. Want educational games that help build skills in math, language, science, social studies, and more? You've come to the right place!
    All subjects areas. Fun learning games, songs, videos
Melanie Weser

CIA - The World Factbook - 49 views

    CIA world factbook can be used to compare countries when studying the effects of economic and political decisions
Scott Fisk

PhotoMaps by NearMap - 138 views

    Like Google Maps but with even more detail.
    It also has maps over a time period - so you can see things change over a year or two.
    What a resource!
Deborah Baillesderr

USA Geography - Map Game - Geography Online Games - 130 views

    USA map to practice states & capitals
    Great site to help students with states, capitals, landforms, etc.

Geocube - The world of Geography at your fingertips - 114 views

    Geocube…… re-inventing the way to explore Geography
    The world of Geography at your fingertips and just a mouse click away!
    Geocube is an attractive online resource about Geography. Geocube is based on the principle of the Rubik Cube with six faces and 54 topics. It is a virtual and easily accessible website which is available online for free. Move the Geocube around with your mouse and explore the faces and topics.Geocube provides an accessible way to read, see and watch what Geography is and geographers do. This is a European initiative developed by HERODOT, the European Network for Geography in Higher Education and is available to anyone who is interested in Geography.
Sean Sweeney - 91 views

    interesting geographic/categorical comparison between countries
Martin Burrett

Qwiki - 141 views

    • Seth Roberts
      This site has a 30 second blurb on many topics that we teach from the money supply to Henri Matisse  from the space station to the properties of chemicals.
    • jawatsonii
      This is great, going to share with the teachers
    • International School of Central Switzerland
      great help - mainstream topics like "volcano" are pretty safe.  But the embed code doesn't work for Wikispaces.
    Be among the first to join Qwiki. Their "information experience" will be launching soon. Watch the video to learn more about it.
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    You all want to check out this new tool.
    An amazing technology that aggregates content from across the Internet and presents it in a unified, media-rich fashion.
    Qwiki allows users to learn more about a variety of topics through multimedia and storytelling. Users can also contribute content to make Qwiki even better.
    Qwiki instantly makes a 1 minute educational movie on any topic. A must try resource! Works by typing in a search term. Great for visual/auditory learners... and teachers.
A Gardner

How to Teach With Google Earth - 157 views

    Examples of how educators are using Google Earth
    Full scale resource for teaching google earth and more. full featured. Complete. Well worth reviewing and bookmarking.
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