Common Core Standards & Teacher Development Blog by SimpleK12
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[Written by | 12 Sep 2014]

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.
Present the Earth for Young Students

In this FREE Premium Resource lesson plan, students will demonstrate their knowledge of the Earth’s layers, continental drift and plate tectonics, and how the planet recycles itself …

[Written by | 10 Sep 2014]

Are you interested in using Google Apps and Tools in your classroom, but you’re not sure where to start? Join us at our upcoming free online event as our renowned experts share their favorite tips and tricks for integrating Google into your classroom.
  
You’ll Learn How to…

Use Google Tools for virtual field trips
Save time and increase efficiency while grading
Use presentation tools to construct knowledge

Click here for more information, and free event registration.

[Written by | 8 Sep 2014]

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.
Create a Digital Image Story

In this FREE Premium Resource lesson plan, students will learn about and reinforce narrative elements by creating a story using digital images and sounds.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE “CREATE …

[Written by | 4 Sep 2014]

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[Written by | 3 Sep 2014]

Are you interested in using Google Apps and Tools in your classroom, but you’re not sure where to start? Join us at our upcoming free online event as our renowned experts share their favorite tips and tricks for integrating Google into your classroom.
  
You’ll Learn How to…

Increase productivity and collaboration in the classroom
Save time and increase efficiency while grading
Use presentation tools to construct knowledge

Click here for more information, and free event registration.