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Technology Tool Archive - Page 3

NSDL Science Literacy Maps - Oct 15, 2012

This powerful tool displays concept connections among all the major strands of science, plus mathematics and engineering. Also shows how the concepts build upon each other across grade bands. Based on Benchmarks for Science Literacy

ALTEC: The Advanced Learning Technologies Project - Jun 25, 2012

This is a collection of tools developed by ALTEC partner 4Teachers.org, offering ready-to-use quizzes, rubrics, checklists, video scripting/editing, research organizers, and exportable note-taking for students.

CSERD: Interactivate - Jun 25, 2012

Does the word "computational" scare your students? It shouldn't. Check out this set of free Java-based lessons and activities, all built around interactive tools that let kids deeply explore the math behind the concept. Examples: Rabbits & Wolves to learn about probability; Plop It! is a graph plotter.

Rubistar: Creating Rubrics for Project-Based Learning - Mar 26, 2012

This free tool helps you create high-quality rubrics in a short amount of time. Templates are available for: science experiments, verbal reports, multimedia presentations, and more.

4 Teachers: Family of Tools - Nov 16, 2011

15 cost-free tools offer time-saving ways to monitor research projects, create online lessons, quizzes, classroom calendars, and customized rubrics.

Science Buddies - Science Fair Project Resources - Jul 9, 2011

AAAS has developed "Science Buddies" to help teachers and students develop science fair projects. There is a host of online tools to use on this site. So, if you are a new (and not so new) teacher charged with science fair participation, look at this resource for help and guidance.

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