Utah Language Arts Common Core Lessons for Middle School, written by Jordan District and others--Very Useful!

Middle School Core State Standards of Utah Curriculum Units & Resources

Buck Institute for Education  http://www.bie.org/tools/freebies

PBL (Project Based Learning) Tons of already created Project Based Learning lesson! Broken down by strand or grade level. Use the pbl baby face for chromosome markers

Being Rory | The Gilmore Project | Lessons learned from The Gilmore Girls.

A summer reading flow chart from the folks at Daily Infographic. For those of you who don't know what to read next

Free materials and downloads for building rigorous projects for all grade levels, from our Project-Based Learning Professional Development Guide.

Resources for Project-Based Learning

Project-based learning can be a fantastic way for kids to get engaged in hands-on, active learning. Here's how parents can encourage and support their children -- and their children's school -- in project-based learning.

I really only pinned this because I am impressed with my ability to read this!!!!

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Claudia's Perfect Princess Party

this was one of our BLC mini challenges on Sparkpeople, wow.Candlestick dipper, 1 legged knee in, hip dippers, and side plank jack knife.

An educator's guide to websites, organizations, articles, and other resources looking at the new system of standards and how they will be assessed.

Resources for Understanding the Common Core State Standards

5 Excellent Videos to Teach Your Students about Digital Citizenship ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Worth Checking Out: 5 Excellent Videos to Teach Your Students about Digital Citizenship ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

I love writing. I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions. — James A. Michener

"swirl & swing of words" i cant write but i like the wording

One Teacher Lets Students Prove They’re Trustworthy With Devices | MindShift | KQED News

Why Aren't More Schools Using Free, Open Tools? Are schools missing a key element of the technology revolution in schools, a moment for real change, by locking down computing systems and by default ensuring students remain tech-users, not creators?

How to start Project Based Learning

Starting project based learning

Project based learning is a great way to engage your kids in their lessons. Learn some great ways to start project based learning in your school.

Interesting infographic on how the brain interacts with input (i.e. teaching): HT ym360 source Chris Lema

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