5 Resources for Teaching Hurricane Sandy
Classroom Activities

5 Resources for Teaching Hurricane Sandy

Everyone is talking about it. Whether they are calling it Sandy, Perfect Storm, Superstorm or Frankenstorm, it is the biggest thing on the news right now. Looking for a way to bring in this current event into your classroom? Check out these 5 resources: Associated Press Superstorm interactive Google’s Superstorm Sandy crisis map New York … Continue reading

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Manifest Destiny: The Story of the US Told in 141 Maps
Classroom Activities / History Tools

Manifest Destiny: The Story of the US Told in 141 Maps

Came across this amazing site on Larry Ferlazzo’s blog, and just had to share! Michael Porath has created a project that visually details the history of our nation’s geographical growth as shown through 141 individual maps: Each of the maps has an overview and highlights the changes since the last map visually, as shown below. You … Continue reading

30 Minute PD / Assessment Tools

Learn SurveyMonkey in 30 Minutes!

PREREQUISITES: Before starting this module, you will need the following: A free basic SurveyMonkey account (this can be created here with your school email address or personal email address) or a pro SurveyMonkey account (read about the plans and pricing here). A computer with speakers (or a headset) and a good internet connection (you can check your internet speed here – a download speed of less than 8mbps might cause lagging … Continue reading