Saturday, May 23, 2020

Educational Links 5/24/2020


Girls Who Code CEO: For Remote Learning to Succeed, It Must Be Equitable


12 Sweet Ways to Wrap Up This Unusual School Year


Inclusive education is a plus for children of all abilities


Giving Students Stepping Stones For Participation To Lift Up Their Voices


It's Caturday? Fire up the grill.

Barbeque or Cookout? 

http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/05/barbeque-of-cookout.html?spref=bl 

All-American Music To Grill To 

http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/07/music-to-grill-to.html  

Hanging Out With The Kid--Cook Outs 

http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/06/hanging-out-with-kid.html 


Memorial Day and Regular Kids Who Were Heroes

MzTeachuh: Memorial Day and Regular Kids Who Were Heroes: This crew was delivering supplies to French civilians during the D Day invasion and was shot down. My dad's cousin, Blake Treece, T/S...

Friday, May 22, 2020

Educational Links 5/23/2020


Make a BItmoji Scene in Google Slides!


A Handful of Video Lessons About Memorial Day



California districts could pursue teacher layoffs if new state budget cuts K-12 funding



5 End-of-Year Mistakes Teachers Make in the Classroom


Understood's resources for educators are backed by research, vetted by experts, and reviewed by classroom teachers.


The Lost Identity of Teachers: The COVID-19 Story


Distance Learning Strategies to Bring Back to the Classroom


When schools closed, teachers were forced to get creative—and they’ve learned things they can use when they’re back at school.




Teachable Moment: Memorial Day

MzTeachuh: Teachable Moment: Memorial Day: Family tradition of service. Memorial Day is a fine time to chat with family members about how your family may have served in the mili...

MzTeachuh's Memorial Day Collection

MzTeachuh: MzTeachuh's Memorial Day Collection: Boy Scouts placing leis on graves at the National Cemetary of the Pacific (Punchbowl) Hawaii. Teachable Moment: Memorial Day  http://...

One Memorial Today

MzTeachuh: One Memorial Today: Orvis Henry Sweet, Union Army, Vermont Orvis, age 21, will be shot in the lung one week after this picture was taken by Matthew B...

Feeling the Melancholy of War



MzTeachuh: Feeling the Melancholy of War: Ohio troops after four years of the Civil War. Poets and artists and musicians translate human experiences. The new art of photography c...

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Educational Links 5/22/2020


The Definition Of Blended Learning


Kids with autism being denied an education during the pandemic, Pa.

 lawsuit says

Peace--Here's A Few Minutes of Peace

MzTeachuh: Peace--Here's A Few Minutes of Peace: Bridge over A Pond of Water Lillies Claude Monet Debussy - Reverie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SrvreW-E80

Summer Bump Not Slump: A Variety of Resources

MzTeachuh: Summer Bump Not Slump: A Variety of Resources: Enjoying Mom's Favorites Summer Film Festival. Summer Bump Not Slump: MzTeachuh's Top 20 Movies To Watch  http://melanielinkt...

Summer Activity: Go Outside!


MzTeachuh: Summer Activity: Go Outside!: Nerf baseball sounds good! Doctor's Orders: More Outside Time for Kids http://www.childrenandnature.org/news/detail/doctor...

Educational Links 5/21/2020

Health Experts Say Schools Can Reopen in the Fall — But With Some Big Changes


10 Simple Ways To Save Time As A Teacher


Google Tutorials


MAY 31ST IS “WORLD NO-TOBACCO DAY” – HERE ARE TEACHING & LEARNING RESOURCES



National parks offer students rich educational benefits. Can they continue doing so remotely?



NCLD publishes groundbreaking reports and resources to help educators, policy makers, parents, and students enhance their understanding of learning and attention issues. With this research, we can improve practices to support all learners.


Lessons Learned During the Pandemic


Teachers have worked fast to meet the demands of this moment, but as they get a chance to slow down and reflect, some lessons are clear—like the primacy of relationships.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Americana--the Nation's Heart: Grandma Moses and H...

MzTeachuh: Americana--the Nation's Heart: Grandma Moses and H...: The Flag Grandma Moses Grandma Moses! America's Most Loved Painter of Folk Art! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lp8PChMQEb...

Barbeque or Cookout?


MzTeachuh: Barbeque or Cookout?: So, you call it barbeque or cookout? Maybe grilling. We've always called it barbeque. Maybe its a western thing. Mesquite wood, secret ...

Learn About Learning Disabilities


MzTeachuh: Learn About Learning Disabilities: a condition giving rise to difficulties in acquiring knowledge and skills to the level expected of those of the same age, especially when ...

How About These Reading Lists?


MzTeachuh: How About These Reading Lists?: Popular 7th Grade Reading List Books https://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/7th-grade-reading-list Classical Literature Reading ...

Reading Tips

MzTeachuh: Reading Tips: Reading Tips for Parents (in Multiple Languages) http://www.readingrockets.org/article/reading-tips-parents-multiple-languages 1...

Fate Knocking At The Door--Beethoven's Fifth


MzTeachuh: Fate Knocking At The Door--Beethoven's Fifth: Beethoven (pink book) Andy Warhol Is this a legend? Did Beethoven really say his signature first four notes of the Fifth Symphony (t...

Want To Be Cool? Listen To This

MzTeachuh: Want To Be Cool? Listen To This: Baltimore by Palmer Hayden Detroit Jackson - Cookin' Boox http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n7RtzJMDMVM   I realize this w...

What Fools These Mortals Be


MzTeachuh: What Fools These Mortals Be: Midsummer Night's Dream, P.D. White Looks like Puck's been working out on the stairstep machine. F.Mendelssohn. A Midsum...

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Educational Links 5/20/2020



Why Grading Policies For Equity Matter More Than Ever



Survey: Children's loss of social ties, learning top parents' closure concerns



Using Children’s Books to Teach Literary Theory in High School


How To Give Specific, Quality Learning Feedback To Students


Remote Teaching Presents Hurdles for Special Education



CDC OFFICIALLY RELEASES EXTENSIVE GUIDELINES FOR SCHOOL RE-OPENING


A Superintendent's Thoughts on Reopening Schools in the Fall




Summer: Vincent and Vivaldi

MzTeachuh: Summer: Vincent and Vivaldi: Van Gogh  'I even work in the wheatfields at midday', he told Bernard, 'in the full heat of the sun, without any shade whateve...

Summer Bump Not Slump: Midsummer Shakespeare Festi...


MzTeachuh: Summer Bump Not Slump: Midsummer Shakespeare Festi...: A Midsummer Night's Dream   (1999) http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0140379/ Summer's   here and the time is right...for a Mi...

Developing Lesson Plans



MzTeachuh: Developing Lesson Plans: 9 Ways to Plan Transformational Lessons: Planning the Best Curriculum Unit Ever https://www.edutopia.org/blog/9-ways-plan-transformat...

Monday, May 18, 2020

Educational Links 5/19/2020

The ‘Unsung Heroes’ Keeping Students and Families Fed During School Closures


Nine Ways to End This Crazy School Year Strong


https://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/classroom_qa_with_larry_ferlazzo/

Two Free Webinars With Me That You Can Join This Week



House OKs COVID-19 Relief Plan With More Payments For People With Disabilities


How Online Book Read-Alouds Can Help Students' Literacy and Connection During Social Distancing 



How feasible are school reopening plans for fall?



Maintaining Work-Life Balance During the Pandemic


Keeping school and personal life separate, always a struggle for teachers, is even more difficult when they’re both in the same place.

Love Defined


MzTeachuh: Love Defined: The Love of God - Mercy Me (With Lyrics) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWnvmKoLWUU 28 Beautiful Words for Love from Around the...

The Sky Is Cheap Entertainment: A Starry Crown in the Northern Sky



Look for the beautiful 

Northern Crown





Tonight, look for a constellation that’s easy to see on the sky’s dome, if your sky is dark enough. Corona Borealis – aka the Northern Crown – is exciting to find. It’s an almost-perfect semicircle of stars. You’ll find this beautiful pattern in the evening sky from now until October.
The constellation Corona Borealis is located more or less along a line between two bright stars, Arcturus in the constellation Bo├Âtes the Herdsman and Vega in the constellation Lyra the Harp.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Educational Links 5/18/2020


“Brain Fog,” Self-Care, and Remote IEP Meetings: Coronavirus News and Tools


For Many With Autism, Challenges Of Social Distancing Aren’t New



Understanding Learning and Attention Issues


The Summer of COVID-19 Presents a Unique Opportunity for Education Companies


Quick Guide: How has the pandemic altered California's school accountability reforms?



School reopenings leave educators in high-risk groups with difficult choice over return


Blended Learning


Looking for the right mix of face-to-face instruction with technology-mediated activities? Find tips and resources for structuring learning across a range of blended-learning models. 

Life Too Fiberoptic? Take A Cafe Jazz Coffee Break...

 Cinnamon Spice Mocha, anyone?


Your Own Rhythm (Cafe Jazz Coffee) Acoustic Alchemy - Playing for The Time 







Everyone Helps Kids Read


MzTeachuh: Everyone Helps Kids Read: Teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle Reading Rockets is an extremely valuable resource for reading educat...

Perk Yourself Up


MzTeachuh: Perk Yourself Up: ...like your coffee. bot un dotta dot uh...bot un dotta dot uh.... dot dot dot dot duh. Cafe Paris Lounge - Mixed by DJ...

Well. Let's Do Something About It!

MzTeachuh: Well. Let's Do Something About It!: Five Changes Every School Should Make http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2011/08/five-changes-every-school-should-make/   Foods, Toxins,...