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Motivating Students

  1. 1. Education SitesBy: Melissa Gagne
  2. 2. Ask Dr. Math middle.html
  3. 3. Ask Dr. Math• This website has many features that students can use.• There are different kinds of maths on this website which makes it very flexible for teachers.• There are numerous examples of each type of problem which gives students an opportunity to see different types of examples.
  4. 4. Possible Uses…• This website can be used in a Math classroom because it lets the teacher showcase questions that other students may have and ways to give students the correct answer.• It allows students to see problems and work on them in the classroom and then see the correct answers later on.
  5. 5. Best History Websites
  6. 6. Best History Websites• This website has every era of history available for teachers and students to view.• A summary of each era is broken down and gives excellent information about it.• Teachers can view different types of lesson plans, projects, quizzes and fun activities to do with his or her students.
  7. 7. Possible Uses…• This website can be used by going over information with students and showing them key points about the era.• It also allows students to view and take notes for future references.• It gives many options for fun activities that students can choose from.
  8. 8. Reading Rockets
  9. 9. Reading Rockets• This website gives multiple examples of ways to teach reading, go over vocabulary, incorporate reading into the classroom and much more.• Gives recommendations of books to read and how to get all students in the classroom involved.• This website has wonderful reading topics that can be in school and outside of the classroom; it also allows parents to get involved in their children’s reading lesson.
  10. 10. Possible Uses…• This website can be used in the classroom because students can look at various books they may want to read.• It also gives a “Just for Fun” section that gives great ideas for activities to do.• This website has many opportunities for students to look at reading in a fun and imaginative light.
  11. 11. NationalGeographic .jsp?code=AF10057&afsrc=1
  12. 12. National Geographic• This website is very organized and well put together.• Each article has great citations and examples to show off what’s new in science.• This is the type of website that student’s want to go home and explore more.• Great games and trivia gives students a way to test what they have learned or reviewed.
  13. 13. Possible Uses…• This website has so many facts and games for students to read and play.• There are many types of science on this website so it can adjust to the area that students are learning about.• It’s colorful and vibrant, so if a teacher was to show students off of his or her computer it would grab the student’s interest.• It’s great for all science classes on every level.
  14. 14. Rock and Roll
  15. 15. Rock and Roll• This website is a great way for Music teachers to show students about music.• There are many musicians and bands that are discussed on this website.• Also great ideas of what to do in a music class are discussed.• This website shows great ideas for projects, field trips and lesson plans.
  16. 16. Possible Uses…• This website gives students history on rock and roll and other types of music.• There is education in each story and articles that students can read and learn.• Biographies along with project ideas can be great ways to begin a lesson.• Pictures are available to view so students can see who the author is talking about.
  17. 17. The J. PaulGetty Museum ex.html
  18. 18. The J. Paul Getty Museum• This website shows great art resources that art teachers can use to show students different types of art.• It also gives great ideas to get students to think outside the box.• It gives great tips and tools for teachers to use to help his or her students strive to do better with art.
  19. 19. Possible Uses…• Students can use this website to be inspired.• There are wonderful pictures that are on the webiste and also stories of the different artists.• Students can view this website to get better techniques on how to draw or set up a certain art project that they have had in mind.
  20. 20. PhysicalEducation
  21. 21. Physical Education• This website has great ideas on what students and teachers can do for each unit.• This website also shows great ways to assess students on their different actives.• There is a “Classroom mgnt” tab that shows wonderful ways of how to use time and rules that should be followed in the classroom.
  22. 22. Possible Uses…• Students can use this to find activities that they might like to do in the classroom or on their own personal time.• There are also challenges that are on this website that students might like to do or be apart of.• Students can use this website to learn more about their health and the health of children across the world.
  23. 23. Foreign Language
  24. 24.• This website is great for parents, teachers and students. This website allows parents and children to work together and also gives teachers great new ways to teach different languages.• Multiple languages are available for students to learn along with fun activities.• Gives other great webiste recommendations along with worksheets.
  25. 25. Possible Uses…• This website has great interactive activities for students to work on individually or in pairs. Students have access to learn from dozens of languages!• It’s broken down into groups (numbers, letters, colors etc) and it’s easy for students to understand.• Teachers have the option of how in depth they want to go into each lesson.