SocialStudies-12 Fresh Ideas for Social studies When it comes to lesson planning, it can be a challenge to make information feel fresh and exciting (for both teachers and students)... You probably won’t be able to incorporate all of these resources into your classroom, but hopefully they’ll spark your creativity and inspire you to think about your curriculum in a different way.
Education Week Teacher: Featured Teaching Channel Videos Middle school teacher Suney Park demonstrates how she backtracks to build students' content knowledge before teaching new information on area and perimeter. Her lesson, designed to meet the common standards, aims to get students to apply knowledge of area and perimeter to solve real-world problemshttp://www.edweek.org/tm/section/teaching-channel/index.html?cmp=ENL-TU-NEWS3
Inspirational Teaching Videos: Covering Common Core, Math, Science, English And More. From Grading and the Common Core to Reasoning About Division- you'll find short videos to inspire or answer your questions about the Common Core.