Digital Media Teacher Resources
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Say it With Flowers!
Here is a great modern-day instructional activity! Two classes at once engage in this instructional activity about plants. They use video conferencing and digital photography to simultaneously observe and record changes in flowers placed in colored water.
K - 2nd Science 15 Views 20 Downloads
Multiplying Whole Numbers and Applications 2
If your students are learning how to multiply double-digit numbers, then this Khan Academy video could be a good way to introduce the topic. Students watch Sal multiply 2 double-digit numbers. He explains the full process and why a 0 is needed as a place holder.
3 mins 4th - 5th Math 9 Views 25 Downloads
Inside Your Computer
Computers are amazingly powerful machines that we have come to take for granted. Starting with a simple click of the mouse, this animated video takes you on a trip through the inner workings of computers. Learn how programs allow the different components of a computer to communicate with one another, accomplishing multitude of tasks simultaneously.
4 mins 9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 58 Views 46 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Learners listen to a read aloud of Stuart J. Murphy's book, Swimathon, while computing subtraction problems associated with the story. They problem solve using manipulatives as they practice three-digit subtraction including subtracting across zeros.
3rd - 4th Math 25 Views 114 Downloads
Water Quality and Environmental Pollution
Learners use litmus paper to begin to discover the qualities of acids and bases. They learn about pH by testing clear liquids for acidity with purple cabbage juice as an indicator. The video Streamkeeper, with Bill Nye, and other video resources (not included), along with observations of a potted plant watered with vinegar solution, illuminate the sources and effects of acid rain on the environment.
5th - 8th Science 9 Views 23 Downloads
Vocabulary Building Through Visualization of Word Meanings to Create Digital Art
Use online dictionaries to define vocabulary words and create a visualization of word meanings through digital art. Middle schoolers go online to define assigned vocabulary words. They visualize the meanings of the words in photo software and create a digital art product.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 32 Views 64 Downloads
Integrating Grammar and Literature through Digital Storytelling
Create digital stories to demonstrate knowledge of grammar, literature and technology. The grammar lesson incorporates sentence writing, grammar, literature, creating storyboards and producing a slide show.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 80 Downloads
A Digital Reimagining of Gettysburg
Why would Robert E. Lee order Pickett's Charge, an action that changed the course of the Civil War? Geographer and historian Anne Knowles uses digital technology to explain what she thinks is the missing piece in trying to understand Lee's disastrous decision.
9 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 3 Downloads
A Trip Along the Alimentary Canal
Did my stomach make that noise? Explore the digestive system through a WebQuest and research project, ending in a visual display and presentation that classmates review for one another. Partners begin the WebQuest with a pre-quiz followed by research using given links.
4th - 7th Science 13 Views 102 Downloads
Stuents explore aspects of bravery, family relationships, and teamwork as well as the darker human aspects of deviance and confession as they read the journal of the main character Paul Fisher and dramatize events from the novel in videotape format.
6th Language Arts 9 Views 396 Downloads
Feature column: Hands on Math With Technology
Young learners will view a math adventures video and practice math concepts. Afterwards they will navigate through Internet sites to participate in teacher selected math adventures. This guide walks you through integrating technology with your math curriculum and provides links to internet resources.
K - 2nd 21st Century Skills 95 Views 225 Downloads
Perfectly Painless Parts of Speech
Looking for grammar activities for your elementary or middle school class? Watch a video to review the parts of speech. Groups create posters, songs, or advertisements to illustrate the parts of speech and then reteach them to their classmates.
4th - 7th Language Arts 133 Views 1071 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Divide with Three-Digit Divisors Using the Standard Algorithm
Help your learners succeed when dividing multi-digit numbers using standard algorithm with this last video in a three-part series. Your number crunchers will begin by estimating the problem with benchmark numbers. Show them that these estimations are clues to the partial products needed to fluently divide a number.
6 mins 5th - 7th Math 6 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Advanced 5: Evaluating Credibility of Sources
How do discerning readers determine bias and credibility? Ask small groups to figure it out! First, each group is provided with either articles or videos that contain bias. They examine the resources, respond to included questions, and then share their findings with the class.
6th - 12th Technology & Engineering 45 Views 75 Downloads CCSS: Designed
A Creator’s Responsibilities
Want to keep your learners from plagiarizing? Here is one way to tackle the topic and relate it not only to plagiarizing text, but also to pirating music and video productions. Class members discuss the topic, watch a video about pirating, and examine case studies.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 19 Views 14 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Rights, Remixes, and Respect
It is very easy to access creative work online, and some individuals are not aware of all the rules that accompany using someone else's original work. Show your class the difference between inspiration and using without permission. The plan includes a video link, a terminology review, a debate activity where groups role play, wrap-up questions, extension activities, and an assessment with an answer key.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
My Online Code
Approach ethical online behavior with a series of activities geared toward teaching pupils about digital citizenship. After a brief discussion about ethics, small groups inspect a fictional social networking profile with ethics in mind. This leads into a discussion about digital citizenship and how to act ethically online.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 33 Views 40 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Use the Digit in the Ones Place to Determine if a Number is Even or Odd
Trying to determine if a large number is even or odd? Look no further than the ones place. The final video in this series provides three simple steps to follow when identifying a number as even or odd, demonstrating the process with multiple examples.
5 mins 1st - 3rd Math 4 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Designed