Researching Information With Your New Alabama Virtual Library Card
Students examine various ways to access the EBSCO database on the Alabama Virtual Library website. They conduct research on the Solar System, and locate the answers to scavenger hunt questions through the use of the database.
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New Review What's in your Smartphone?
Your cell phone contains many elements you may not have even heard of! Explore the science of the smartphone with a lesson from the Reactions playlist. The instructor explains the location and purpose of the many different elements that...
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable
How Does Your Smartphone Know Your Location?
When your smartphone tells you the weather of your current location or gives you directions to the nearest gas station, there's more going on that you might realize. Follow along with this short video as it explains how satellites,...
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed Science CCSS: Adaptable
Google Sites for State Research
State reports take on a whole new look as class members learn to use Google Docs and Google Sites to post their research into the history, the geography, climate, agriculture, and industry of a state. Kids create a Google Site, use...
4th - 8th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How to Use the Kentucky Virtual Library
Looking for a way to use the Kentucky Virtual Library (KYVL) in your classroom? Use this presentation to show your learners the step-by-step procedure for finding an article on the database. The slideshow would work for secondary grade...
6th - 12th English Language Arts
EdTech Tuesdays: Student-Driven Apps & Social Media with Brad Wilson
You've heard of apps for students, but have you heard of an app made by students? Listen as 4th grade teacher and EdTech consultant Brad Wilson discusses a student-driven app of writing prompts called Things to Think About, as well as...
2 mins Pre-K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable