Drag and drop countries around the map to compare their relative size. Is Greenland really as big as all of Africa? You may be surprised at what you find! A great tool for educators.
Blue Zone Legacy Project
"What is Giftedness?" by Dr. Joe Renzulli
Science says parents of successful kids have these 13 things in common - worth sharing!
: Beginning of the Year Read Alouds! So excited! This book is great for instilling a growth mindset.
How to Raise a Creative Child. Step One: Back Off by Adam Grant, nytimes: Child prodigies rarely become adult geniuses who change the world. Originality is difficult to encourage but easy to thwart... #Parenting #Creativity
Overexcitability and Gifted Kids: What to do to help them cope. Good strategies.
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PBL (Project Based Learning) Tons of already created Project Based Learning lesson! Broken down by strand or grade level.
22 Ways To Use Twitter For Learning Based On Bloom’s Taxonomy
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You failed. OUTSTANDING! 37 second video to reinforce that failure is an important part of learning! Terrific as a discussion starter!
Creativity For Kids
Wonderopolis...Every day see a scientific wonder, then click to learn more about it! OUTSTANDING science site!!!
Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff | Edutopia
Growth Mindset: A Driving Philosophy, Not Just a Tool | Edutopia
True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It | Edutopia
Best careers for our personality type.
Math Talk Move Poster. Amazing post about effective math talk (and yes, you can download this poster for free!)
Fixed vs. growth mindset bulletin board. Love this!
Lots of ideas here to help you organize a Wax Museum. Awesome way to integrate social studies and reading and writing and the kids (and parents) really enjoy it too!
Oh wow! Love this! It would be so helpful to show kids how to aim for better (and deeper) questions!!
Critical thinking skills chart. Awesome visual with lots of suggestions for putting these skills to use!
Creative Thinking for Kids. I like that I can start using these suggestions today! My son loves #5!