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Check out this site offering FREE learning courses to students in science, language arts, English language, math, computer skills, and health and life skills. Students will travel the...more
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Check out this site offering FREE learning courses to students in science, language arts, English language, math, computer skills, and health and life skills. Students will travel the world learning more about the continents, countries, cities, oceans and cultures. Choose from a wide variety of different learning experiences in the subject areas for learning in a fun and engaging way. Each subject area has countless interactives ready to go! Detailed instructions are provided for each activity. You can control sound easily from the screen.

tag(s): body systems (40), continents (30), countries (67), cultures (97), fractions (187), human body (98), matter (48), measurement (142), money (130), nutrition (136), sorting (6)

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Use these "courses" as reinforcement of concepts, to uncover misconceptions, and to explore interesting topics. Share the activities on your interactive whiteboard or projector. Create learning centers focuses on the specific content of the activities. Have cooperative learning groups (or individual students) explore specific topics and report back to the class. For example, have each group view the activities for a specific body part (blood, brain, hearing, immune system, heart and circulation, skeleton, skin, teeth, and more) and create a multimedia presentation. Some tool suggestions for a multimedia presentation are (click on the tool name to access the review): PBWorks (wiki), Site123 (blog), Renderforest (newscast video), and Genially (poster/bulletin board). Or, have cooperative learning groups create online books using a tool such as Bookemon, reviewed here. Provide this link on your class website for families to explore together.

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