👩🏫 teaching - 🟧Sourceful
ICEBREAKERS, via The Art of Noticing by Rob Walker
What would you write on a gigantic billboard? A list of conversation icebreakers from @notrobwalker's (brilliant) "Art of Noticing" newsletter. They can help you start a video meeting or get to know someone better.
World History Lessons (Responses)
A collection of presentations with World History lessons for your students
2021 March Mammal Madness K5 Info Slides
A slideshow of the various types of animals w/ a picture, trait, biome, diet, position in the food chain, AND relative size to kids & adults. Aimed at elementary school children.
5 Minute Connectors
Connecting through a screen 🖥️ can be a challenge, and yet we need to continually find fresh ways to build that sense of community throughout the year. This is a selection of things to do/exercises to make more meaningful connection through virtual meetings.
A collection of brief discussions (5–15 minutes) that focus on student solutions for a single, carefully chosen mental math computation problem. Perfect for your remote class or to try with your kids!
Survival Guide for WFH Parents with kids at home too (open source)
With schools closing to support efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, parents are now rapidly switching gears into full-time parenting plus full-time work mode. This is an open-source doc to gather ideas for those attempting to stay sane working from home, while also keeping the kids productive / entertained / not get into too much trouble ;)
A Comprehensive Guide To Tech Ethics and Zoom Class
A comprehensive layperson’s guide to the tech ethics of online education for students, instructors, and administrators at all stages of the educational system
Online Resource Hub for VicTeachers
Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria is a community with access to professional learning, support, advocacy and a vibrant network of passionate educators. DLTV provides innovative and comprehensive professional support to all educators from pre-service teachers to principals, covering early years to careers.
Michaela Community School: 20 Rules for Zoom Lessons
Lockdown has caused the teaching community to shift suddenly to a very different style of teaching. Michaela teachers have put together this list of our top 20 pieces of Zoom advice to help colleagues across the country in these difficult times. We hope you will find them useful!