Ratio Rumble

Ratio Rumble Math Game

Posted by SM Bruner on

Visit the lesson ideas page to find resources for Ratio Rumble, a free online math game....
Screen shot 2013-12-09 at 3.39.16 PM

Blockly Essential Questions

Posted by SM Bruner on

What are the fundamentals of computer programming? How do you create a program? How are algorithms used in coding? How can you use computer programming to complete a task? How is computer p...
Screen shot 2013-12-13 at 10.06.43 AM

Puppy Adventure Tips and Tricks

Posted by SM Bruner on

Puppy adventure is a game where players guide Pixel the puppy home by solving a series of programming puzzles.  Students solve each puzzle by programming Pixel to reach the goal using the provided vi...
Sketch Racer Programming Game

Sketch Racer Computer Programming Game Tips and Tricks

Posted by SM Bruner on

In the Sketch Racer programming game, students must connect the visual code blocks in the right order. For example, if they need to move 2 spaces, they may need to connect two ‘Run’ blocks one aft...
musicians instruments adjectives possessives

Musicians and Their Instruments

Posted by on

Describe the four images of musicians with their musical instruments, using a variety of grammar skills, including adjectives and possessives....
agent nouns describe the scene

The Rockers Picture Prompt

Posted by on

Describe the scene in The Rockers picture prompt using a variety of skills, including agent nouns, adjectives, possessives and tenses....
WHATS-NEW-3D-PRINTING

Computer Science Education Week, the Hour of Code and BrainPOP

Posted by Andrew Gardner on

December 9-14th is the official Computer Science Education Week featuring the Hour of Code, "a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify 'code' and show that anyone can learn...
WEBINARS-HOUR-CODE-VIDEO-4-3

Getting Ready for an Hour of Code – Webinar Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET

Posted by cemignano on

Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30 pm ET Getting Ready for the Hour of Code Learn how to work an “Hour of Code” into your day during Computer Science Education Week, December 9-15. CSEdWeek aims t...
present progressive describe

Image Prompt: What Are They doing?

Posted by on

Describe what's happening in the three action pictures in this image prompt, using the present progressive tense....
WEBINARS-GENERIC-GRAPHITE

Discovering Digital Tools for Learning With Graphite.org

Posted by SM Bruner on

Pinpointing the best digital tools for your students can be pretty overwhelming. Thankfully, there’s Graphite.org, a free service from the non-profit Common Sense Media. Through rigorous ratings and...