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STEM education expert Patti Duncan shares her top ten STEM resources to to help get you started on your way to making STEM part of your everyday classroom. She'll share and explore her favorite sites to give you all the tools you need to spark your students' interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. To learn more about Patti, click here .
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StudyIsland.com is a website that is geared to state standards usually in the areas of math, science, ELA, and social studies. It has programs from K-12. It also has CORE math and science common standards that have been agreed to by almost 30 states. It is possible to benchmark classes or conduct pre-test and post-test. The results are immediate and there is much statistical data to support it. There are many reports, plus you can generate automatic email updates to parents as frequently as …
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Students watch a short web interactive video that demonstrates how the phases of the moon are seen from our position here on Earth. While they watch the video they have to interacte and change the movement of the objects themselves to understand the relationship of the sun, moon and earth. They can stop and record data at their own pace. Based on the students response to the interactives they learn facts or how to correct their misunderstandings. They can watch it as many time as necessary. …
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This is a unit that has a focus on water quality. It is designed for schools with access to a creek, however could be adapted. It begins with a scenario in which students are responding to a government request regarding a local waterway. Students are to preform tests and research the watershed for point and nonpoint pollution sources. With this gathered data, students write a report to be "submitted to the government for review".
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