One of the best ways to engage students is to cross boundaries and shake things up.
Build a simple robot, maybe using nothing more than construction paper. Then explain what it would do and how strong it would need to be. Show on the map where the robot would be working. Write a story involving the robot.
One simple project covers art, math, physics, geography and creative writing.
Here you will find a wide variety of ideas for for interdisciplinary projects.
- Hands On Learning
- Constructing Environments
- Earth and Town
- International Project Development
- Internet Resources Sampler
- Linking Environment and Physics
- Literature and Science
- Math And ________
- Sports and Science
- Visualization Tools
You can do a lot of science in your backyard ... or school playground.
With the events of the last few years, the needs and safety of minority students have come into sharp focus. Many teachers are uncomfortable addressing these subjects or do not feel they have the cultural competency to speak to the issues. Here are some resources that can help.
Everything from classroom automation and making a class web site for free to creating videos and 3D printing.
Develop partnerships and engage your students, their parents, and the community.
Check out the wide variety of professional development opportunities and resources.
Find a lesson idea, video or activity for your classroom.
Find an affinity group or a good laugh.
Other Areas To Check Out...
• Community-based Science Projects
• Project-Based Learning (PBL)
• Family and Community Resources for Special Education Students
• Online Courseware And Management Systems
• Identifying Learning Styles
• Courseware Ideas and Collections for On-Line Learning