September 18th, 2018

Middle School Resource: InfoPlease

Middle School Resource

InfoPlease

InfoPlease is the world’s largest free reference site. Visitors can tap into various topical menus. Each menu is supported by a selection of features, encyclopedia articles and related links. The site’s atlas serves up easy-to-read country maps showing major cities and political boundaries. Specialized almanacs include a Daily Almanac and Facts Behind the News. Use the Year-by-Year Chronology to locate statistics, events, biographies, obituaries and more for each year of the past century.

Related NY State Academic Standards: WST.9-10.6, WST.11-12.6, MST2.E.IS.2.2 and more!

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September 17th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Fact Monster

Elementary School Resource

Fact Monster

This kid-friendly site contains several cross-searchable resources, including an encyclopedia, almanac, atlas and dictionary. Fact Monster includes several sections devoted to specific subject areas, current events, and US history, interspersed with entertaining and educational games. There is also a people center, with a searchable database containing information on over 30,000 people.

Related NY State Academic Standards: WST.9-10.6, WST.11-12.6, MST2.I.IS.1.3 and more!

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September 12th, 2018

High School Resource: Careers for a Lifestyle

High School Resource

Careers for a Lifestyle

Students evaluate a variety of employment options to decide which best meets their individual needs/goals/lifestyles.

Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1.1.A, CDOS.C.1.1.B, CDOS.C.1.1.C and more!

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September 11th, 2018

Middle School Resource: What Shall I Be?


Middle School Resource

What Shall I Be?

Students will research the job market through the Internet.

Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1, CDOS.C.1.1, CDOS.C.1.1.A and more!

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September 10th, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Me in the Future


Elementary School Resource

Me in the Future

Students communicate what they want to be when they grow up & discusses the positive aspects of the “future people” shared by the students.

Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1, CDOS.C.1.1, CDOS.C.1.1.A and more!

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September 5th, 2018

High School Resource: It Starts with a Handshake

High School Resource

It Starts with a Handshake

Students will gain valuable knowledge of interpersonal skills, business dress, and personal grooming by examining their importance in modern careers.

Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.1.1.A, CDOS.C.1.1.B, CDOS.C.1.1.C and more!

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September 4th, 2018

Middle School Resource: Managers of the Future

Middle School Resource

Managers of the Future

Students will develop problem-solving strategies and learn how to interact effectively with business partners.

Related NY State Academic Standards: W.7.7, W.7.11, CDOS.I.1.1.E and more!

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September 3rd, 2018

Elementary School Resource: Helping Hands

Elementary School Resource

Helping Hands

Students will gain knowledge of how people help each other.

Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.E.3a.BS.1.A, CDOS.E.3a.TS.2.A, CDOS.E.3a.IS.4.A

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August 29th, 2018

High School Resource: Building Community in the Classroom by Teaching Channel

High School Resource

Building Community in the Classroom by Teaching Channel

This Teaching Practice video focuses on fostering a positive classroom community in your classroom.

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August 28th, 2018

Middle School Resource: Welcome to Middle School by St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES

Middle School Resource

Welcome to Middle School

This is a cooperative learning experience for four 6th Grade students. The final product was used with 4th grade students as a primer for entering our Middle School. It will also be used in the Fall as a ‘welcome back’ piece during the first Middle School Assembly. Students will need to be enrolled in a Middle School setting, have experience speaking with adults, and be interested in working with video clips on the computer.

Related NY State Academic Standards: ARTS.VA.I.1.1.B, MST2.I.IS.1.1

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