Resources / PD

STAFF RESOURCES.

This page will be used for PD and staff resources.  We intend to utilize this page to support and encourage our staff to use technology in the classroom. If you have any suggestions of what could appear on this page or things I may have missed, send me an e-mail.    mferguson@kingstonk12.org

LINKS.

School Improvement - MDE School Improvement Website

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SI Themes 14-15.pdf

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Big 10 Tracker.xlsx

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Curriculum map format.docx

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Spring Testing 2015.pdf

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50 instructional routines.docx

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Michigan Department of Education, MOECS
https://mdoe.state.mi.us/moecs/login.aspx

certification_requirements__9-14.pdf

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GMAIL HELP!

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Here is a link to the Gmail Help page.
https://support.google.com/mail/?hl=en#topic=3394144

Google Drive

Google Drive Help 
Official Google Drive Help Center where you can find tips and tutorials on using Google Drive and other answers to frequently asked questions.

Google Drive Tutorial Video

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For Education introduces Classroom
More teaching, less tech-ing
Classroom is available to anyone with Google Apps for Education. That includes all the staff here at KCS!

GREAT WEB RESOURCES.

Teacher Tools/Resources

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Create your own website for your class, club or event. 
weebly.com

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A web-based Clicker tool. 
gosoapbox.com

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The world biggest k-12 Common Core Lessons and Video Collection. resources.opened.io/lal/

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Lots of Free resources, printables and articles to enrich your class room.scholastic.com

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Tons of resources for teachers. Videos, lessons etc., 
discoveryeducation.com

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Create your own channel,make videos easy to find without navigating through all the junk. Embed them in your website too!  youtube.com

Lesson Plans, Rubrics and Common Core.

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Create lesson plans with all the current standards.  planbookedu.com

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A Rubric and Badging Platform with CCCS.  forallrubrics.com

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Document Student Learning with rubrics and CCCS.  sesamehq.com/welcome

Math and Science

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Knowledge search engine. wolframalpha.com

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A digital math Workbook. mathspace.co/

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Ideas and Resources for Hands-on Science Lessons scifun.org

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Explore the Planets and Their Moons in Google Earth maps.google.com/gallery/publisher?pub=SETI+Institute&hl=en

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Simple Websites for Teachers, Upload homework and host documents.  useotter.com/index.php

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Online Publishing, Curation and Presentation

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Create your own online newspaper from online sources and videos. paper.li

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Discover, Curate and Publish content.
www.scoop.it

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Create and read digital magazines.
issuu.com/

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Create and read books collaboratively.
storybird.com

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Collaborative presentations.
edu.glogster.com

Reading Comprehension

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Get Students to Think, Write, and Collaborate While Reading on any device. activelylearn.com/

Other sites worth looking at.

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Revolutionize student thinking through mind mapping. 
mindomo.com/schools.htm  or mindomo.com

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Create a speaking avatar for your classroom.
www.voki.com

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Record your voice and draw over an image to create a video for your students. clarisketch.com

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Create interactive 3D models.
verold.com

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Students learn logic and programming by playing a game! playcodemonkey.com

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How you and the world have changed since you were born. www.bbc.com/earth/story/20141016-your-life-on-earth

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