Ideas and Resources for Outdoor Learning

Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar! Students spend so much time with their digital devices and indoors. When possible we should provide them opportunities to learn outdoors and play. Moving outdoors uplifts students’ emotions, teaches them how to socialize and problem solve with others, and gets students moving. Below is my slide […]

Get Them Moving with Brain Breaks!

Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar! Sitting in front of the computer for long periods of time is unhealthy for both teachers and students. One quick way to add movement is with a brain break. These breaks last a few minutes and get students and you moving through quick exercises, dancing, yoga, […]

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work! Tools to Inspire Collaboration

Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar! One of the best ways to engage students online is through peer collaboration and discussions. Google and Microsoft have several apps and tools, which facilitate meaningful student collaboration and discussion. Students can use these suites of apps to collaboratively create presentations, digital posters, documents, infographics, spreadsheets, […]