Common Core Standards & Teacher Development Blog by SimpleK12
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[Written by | 2 Mar 2015]

Increasing homework completion and engaging today’s digital students can be challenging. If you want to improve information retention and increase student achievement, all while teaching your students important 21st Century skills, you’ve found the perfect Premium Resource.
SimpleK12 is thrilled to present to you this FREE printable project and we hope it will bring new life to your classroom.
Analyze the Fall of Civilizations

In this FREE Premium Resource lesson plan, Students will be asked to investigate three different civilizations and decide why these civilizations declined and eventually collapsed. Using a variety of …

[Written by | 25 Feb 2015]

Do you need a way to help your students express themselves and tell their stories digitally? This free event is for you!
Join in Saturday, February 28th, and learn how to combine interviews, digital writing, peer feedback, and a variety of tech tools to enable students to bring their stories to life..
  
You’ll learn how to…

publish your students stories and artwork online
use technology to help your students express themselves
use online tools and ICTs to allow learners to share their stories …

[Written by | 24 Feb 2015]

Increasing homework completion and engaging today’s digital students can be challenging. If you want to improve information retention and increase student achievement, all while teaching your students important 21st Century skills, you’ve found the perfect Premium Resource.
SimpleK12 is thrilled to present to you this FREE printable project and we hope it will bring new life to your classroom.
Observe Organisms in Local Food Chains

In this FREE Premium Resource lesson plan, students will create a digital graphical representation of a food chain involving an organism that they will choose to research.

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[Written by | 23 Feb 2015]

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It is a real challenge for students to stay productive all day long, especially if studies take a substantial part of the daytime. Usually students come home after classes, have a substantial meal, have a little bit rest, and then get …

[Written by | 19 Feb 2015]

Increasing homework completion and engaging today’s digital students can be challenging. If you want to improve information retention and increase student achievement, all while teaching your students important 21st Century skills, you’ve found the perfect Premium Resource.
SimpleK12 is thrilled to present to you this FREE printable project and we hope it will bring new life to your classroom.
Measure Variable and Average Speeds Using Videos

In this FREE Premium Resource lesson plan, students will measure the speed of an object at different points in its journey between two points by using video …