KS1: Geography: Around the world teaching resources – TES
For those working with elementary students integrating global competency, these 428 lesson plans and activities are great ways to cover geography and the cultural literacy that is needed by today's students.
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Amazon Kindle: Victoria A. Davis
Here's my profile on Amazon Kindle – I share a lot of highlights when I'm reading on Kindle. Right now I”m not reading as much because of the end of the school year but you can see the many transformational books that I love. If you use the Kindle app, you should sign in with your amazon account, set up your profile and start following. I'm finding it a great way to find the books that have conversation.
Amazon Kindle: Posts from Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds: Move to Global Collaboration One Step at a Time (Pearson Resources for 21st Century Learning)
Here is where I follow what people are writing and highlighting on the Flat Classroom book and finding people to follow to talk about the Flat Classroom book. To show up, you need to make your highlights in the kindle public, but you can do that by tweeting or Facebook updating a post from the book and then we can see each other. These notes are a way that books are flattening. I see that Seth Godin is starting to connect in this way around one of his books.
Peeking Into Division 16: Flat Classroom Project Update – Cooking with Urim's Mom
Urim's mom helped Ms.Lirenman's class in Surrey, Britis Columbia,Canada make Korean GimBapfor their K-2 project.Here is the video of their cooking session for their Flat Classroom project.
Steve Hargadon: Live Monday, April 23rd – Julie Lindsay and Vicki Davis on Flattening Classrooms
Monday night at 8pm Julie and I will join Steve Hargadon for a Future of Education conversation about the 7 step approach to transforming your classroom to a 21st century classroom that connects with the world. it is free and Steve is one of the best interviewers in the business, join us.
Looking for Collaborators – Grades 2-5 – Flat Classrooms
Toni Olivieri-Barton (an experienced Flat Classroom certified teacher) is looking to collaborate on a small end of the year project for Grades 2-5.If you're interested, join the Flat Classrooms Ning and respond to this post.
Global Projects for the Early Years – K2 Building Bridges | On an e-Journey with Generation Y
Can very young students connect globally (Kindergarten – 2nd grade). Here Ann Mirtchsin from Australia reflects on the Flat Classroom K-2 pilot project is setting out to see just how this works. This pilot project is a free- can we do it – figure it out – pilot/ bootcamp experience including 44 classrooms. It closed a few weeks a go and they are working and sharing. Here is just one of the reflections. As always, we'll openly share everything we learn and let you know if there is the volunteer support to keep this going. (I'm thinking there will be.) Such a great project.
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