>Great Sites for Social Studies & Science (Second Term)
As a Grade 5 teacher I am always looking for exceptional sites for use on our Smartboard.
Not all children learn in the same way. For visual learners in particular, using interactive sites/games on the Smartboard and viewing videos are a two means of enhancing learning; of exploring concepts and sharing information.
I hope that you find the sites below useful!
(A) Using videos in the classroom: Sites addressing the issue:
1) Teaching Tips: Using Video in Your Classroom
2) Tips for Using Video in the Classroom http://220.127.116.11/search?q=cache%3ANegXCH1rMBgJ%3Awww.iptv.org%2Fwallace%2Fdocs%2FTips_use_video.pdf+using+videos+in+the+classroom&hl=en&gl=ca
3) Sparks Fly: Effective Use of Video in the Classroom
(B) ANCIENT EGYPT
50 Great Sites for Studying Ancient Egypt Online http://www.associatesdegree.com/2010/01/31/50-great-sites-for-studying-ancient-history-online/
Ancient Egypt Fun
Shambles: Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt, by Mandi Barrow
Ancient Egypt Lesson Plans for Teachers http://www.dia.org/education/Egypt-teachers/sitemap.htm
Ancient Egypt Civilization‚(video):
Educational Videos and Lessons for K-12; Ancient Egypt
(C) THE HUMAN BODY
Kids Health: How the Body Works
FAQ Kids: The Human Body
Science Newt Links
Human Body On Line Games
Science & Nature: Human Body & Mind: Interactive Body
Human Body Games