>Dan Meyer teaches high school math outside of Santa Cruz, CA, and explores the intersection of math instruction, multimedia, and inquiry-based learning.
>Here are a few must have ELA Tools for your classroom:
Macmillan Dictionary & Thesaurus
Conjugation Tool – Conjugate verbs
Pic Lits – Inspire Writing Pictures
Easy Define – Define multiple words at the same time
Lexipedia – nouns, verbs, adjectives and more
Titanpad: Create a doc that everyone can edit at the same time
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“Is that so,” said my father-in-law. “Then just …
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>I presented at a math workshop yesterday and demonstrated how web 2.0 tools could be used to enhance the processes in mathematics, for example: communication, connections, problem solving, visualization. Here are a few ideas:
Communication – Create a Blog, wiki – use vocaroo to record math talk or use a pocket camera and ask …Details