Digital Media Teacher Resources
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New Review Using Historic Digital Newspapers for National History Day
Your learners will take a trip through history as they peruse through historic digitalized newspapers, reading real articles from such historical periods in the United States as the Temperance movement and passage of the Thirteenth Amendment.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Say it With Flowers!
Here is a great modern-day lesson! Two classes at once engage in this lesson about plants. They use video conferencing and digital photography to simultaneously observe and record changes in flowers placed in colored water. Learners share their results by e-mail.
K - 2nd Science
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
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
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
Integrating Grammar and Literature through Digital Storytelling
Create digital stories to demonstrate knowledge of grammar, literature and technology. The grammar activity incorporates sentence writing, grammar, literature, creating storyboards and producing a slide show.
9th - 12th English Language Arts
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Classroom Video Games with Mat Frenz
Curious about ways to use students' interest in video games to enhance their learning? Listen as Mat Frenz from GlassLab Games discusses the similarities between video game design and lesson design, and how educators and developers are working together to create engaging games that allow teachers to track and monitor student learning.
4 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
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
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
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 English Language Arts 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 CCSS: Designed
STRONG--an acronym for goal-setting success! Using a graphic organizer and useful acronym, your learners develop a goal plan for the class as a whole, while considering the requirements of, and obstacles to, achieving their goal. Briefly review the goal with your class at the beginning of each day and then at the conclusion of the goal's time frame, have your class reflect on their collaborative process.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
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 CCSS: Designed