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.
Resources for Interdisciplinary Learning ...
- Hands On Learning
- Constructing Environments
- Earth and Town
- International Project Development
- Linking The Real World and Physics
- Literature and Science
- Math And ________
- Sports and Science
- Visualization Tools
The Internet and modern browsers allow students build and test bridges, view plane traffic in real time, change gravity and perform experiments – all from their browser. Check out simulation and visualization tools available now. →
Parents are a big part of the education equation. Here are some resources to help them cope. →
Everything from classroom automation and making a class web site for free to creating videos and 3D printing. →
Check out the wide variety of professional development opportunities and resources. →
Other Areas To Check Out ...
● Community-based Science Projects
● Family and Community Resources for Special Education Students
● Ideas And Inspiration For The K-12 Community
● Project-Based Learning (PBL)
● Online Courseware And Management Systems
● Distance Learning Resources