Online Skills Teacher Resources
Find Online Skills educational ideas and activities
Showing 141 - 160 of 12,402 resources
The Pursuit of Excellence
Who doesn’t love French pastries and the idea of hard work? Discover different philosophies on hard work, and the skills of French pastry chefs as the documentary concerning the “Best Craftsmen in France” or Meilleures Ouvriers de France is viewed and discussed.
7th - 12th Language Arts 17 Views 26 Downloads
Welcome to the Blogosphere
Create a blog spot for your classroom and promote online discussions. There are several blogging websites listed here, and you can create one specific to each class or one collective site. Teach your learners how to post on the blog, and then start posting your own prompts to get them started!
6th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 5 Views 29 Downloads
Beyond Media Messages: Media Portrayal of Global Issues
Take a close look at news reporting techniques and global issues. Begin by creating a graphic representation of developing nations and defining the term. After class discussion, the second day's activities pick up by deconstructing news and researching articles online.
7th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 18 Downloads
Chipmunk Review Game
Play a chipmunk game to review skills that enhace a community or family atmosphere in the classroom. In this non-competitive review game, this technique will challenge children to recall facts from any topic without the usual competition. Questions must be answered to move the "chipmunks" around the room.
Pre-K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 38 Downloads
Infectious Disease Case Study
Small groups of life science learners look at Allison's symptoms and discuss a diagnosis. They use a chart of illnesses and draw symptom clues from an envelope to determine what illness she has. A lesson like this gives children an opportunity to role-play and practice critical thinking skills.
5th - 8th Science 38 Views 30 Downloads
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Padlet
Need a way to organize digital resources and make them easily accessible to students? Jennifer and Rich have you covered. Taking a look at a free virtual bulletin board service called Padlet, they explore how this tool allows educators to create collections of websites, pictures, videos, and other online resources and share them with both students and colleagues.
8 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support 3 Views 0 Downloads
Fifth graders will experience an online game that reinforces problem-solving skills within the context of natural disasters. They will use problem solving to develop a plan, analyze a problem, and use a 4-step problem solving process. While working collaboratively with others, they will go to the Fema website to analyze problems for earthquakes, tornadoes, and many other disasters.
5th Math 12 Views 53 Downloads
Health Indicators in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Use online tools and resources to examine data concerning key indicators of the health of the Chesapeake Bay watershed and the factors that affect it. Your class will examine efforts to preserve and restore the bay's health.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Making the Grade: Health Indicators in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Examine how industrial and residential runoff affects the bay by using online tools and resources to examine data. The key indicators of the health of the Chesapeake Bay watershed and the factors that affect them are the main focus of this environmental study.
9th - 12th Science 6 Views 14 Downloads
Summer Science Recipes: Experiments on the Grill and in the Kitchen
Generate ideas about the most scientifically sound ways to prepare foods safely and efficiently during the summer season. Learners will use the GED Connection Science Workbook, so they can practice the skills needed to prepare for the GED Science test with a series of real-life problems to study scientific concepts.
Higher Ed Health 12 Views 21 Downloads
Take Action Haiti
Using an online internet simulation, learners will role-play various members of a family living in rural Haiti. The objective is to increase global awareness by requiring them to consider poverty as an obstacle to education in Haiti. Learners will discuss advocacy methods to confront poverty in the nation.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 48 Downloads
Writing History: From Students to Scholars
An Online NewsHour article about scholarly ethics launches this study of plagiarism. Since historians are supposed to bring original ideas and perspectives to their publications, they must give credit to the ideas of others. After a discussion of historians such as Ambrose and Goodwin, class members use this perspective to create a self-made guide on plagiarism.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 17 Downloads
Bipedalism: Did Hominids Ride Bikes?
Young scholars examine the life and career of paleoanthropologist Zeray Alemseged and the concept of how bipedalism influenced the development of hominids. They view an online profile, participate in and discuss a mini class obstacle course, complete an online interactive activity, and create a poster illustrating the similarities and differences between apes and humans.
K - 2nd Science 7 Views 5 Downloads
Lesson Plan: Making History to Go
Learners use their higher-order thinking skills to understand how visual images have been used to tell stories. They analyze a Lakota tipi that tells a story through paint and artistry. They then make miniature tipis using butcher paper and sticks.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 21 Downloads
Hitting the Pavement and Sealing the Deal
How old were you when you got your first job? Help your high schoolers prepare for their first job (and every job thereafter) by providing them tips for career research, interview skills, and a mock interview. Either have local businessmen and women come in to conduct interviews or ask back recent graduates capable of giving a professional interview.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 10 Downloads
The Spanish Spot: Issue One
The Spanish Spot is awesome! It contains a short article about a Spanish-speaking destination, a mini-grammar lesson (this one's on cognates), and activities. Start by reading a short article (in English) about the driest desert in the world!
7th - 9th Languages 138 Views 489 Downloads
Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make Me a Map
Second and third graders practice with basic map skills. They create their own map including a legend and a compass rose. This fabulous plan has many excellent websites linked which allow learners to explore maps of all kinds; including aerial photos of their own locations.
2nd - 3rd Social Studies & History 76 Views 247 Downloads