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
Unlike this guy, teachers are finding that classroom web sites are great for communicating with students and parents. And students put in more effort when they know that their work might be displayed online.
Learn how a class website can help and how to easily set it up for free! →
3D printing is both an art and a science. And it's one of those areas where spending a little extra money can save a lot of grief.
Come along as we explore the world of 3D Printing. →
Check out the wide variety of professional development opportunities and resources. →
Everything from classroom automation and making a class web site for free to creating videos and 3D printing. →
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