“Zootopia Meter Maid Cart”
Original Post by LEGO Ideas: Jump in and start writing tickets with today's Staff Pick "Zootopia Meter Maid Cart" by sheo. Features: Full independent suspension; Easy access to battery box. Remotely controlled Power Functions: Driving; Steering (plus synchronized steering wheel); 4-speed...read more
Original post by LEGO Ideas: What's your favourite sushi? Today's Staff Pick "Project Sushi" by MoMoLam has a bit of everything, including handy chopsticks! Check out the project on http://ow.ly/P7Ra30feryD.read more
WHICH DIGITAL BOOKS WORK BEST IN THE CLASSROOM?
Source: http://www.thetechedvocate.org/technology-can-help-connect-off-campus-students/ Abstracts: The argument over whether children’s digital books count as educational storytime or just screentime has been going on for a while. Given that digital interactive books (often called storyapps) are hybrids of books, short films and digital games,...read more
Teach your kids the ins & outs of the human anatomy
Original post by LEGO Ideas Teach your kids the ins & outs of the human anatomy with LEGO's Staff Pick "Anatomini" by Stephanix. Introduction Anatomini has, like humans, an anatomically correct skeleton with its main organs and blood vessels captured in a...read more
7 APPS TO MAKE STUDENTS LOVE READING
Read full article here: http://www.thetechedvocate.org/7-must-apps-make-students-love-reading/ Reading Comprehension – first, second grade non-fiction. It’s tough to motivate young learners to read non-fiction. This app makes it accessible and fun, providing a set of entertaining non-fiction stories, followed up with a comprehension check....read more
DOES YOUR CHILD NEED PRESCHOOL? THE ANSWER IS YES
Full article by the Tech Edvocate here: http://www.theedadvocate.org/child-need-preschool-answer-yes/ There are conflicting views between parents on whether or not it is necessary to send your little ones to preschool, but let me show you reasons why you absolutely should. Preschool Aids in...read more
Parents – this is why boredom is GOOD for kids!
Re-posting from LEGO DUPLO: Being bored is when kids discover the most! Kids will figure out innovative things to do with them when being bored. This will exercising their imagination and creativity! Watch full video here: https://www.facebook.com/LEGODUPLO/videos/10155442113176011/read more
PERSONALIZED LEARNING STARTS WITH MORE STUDENT VOICE
Abstracts from the Tech Edvocate: Personalized learning is becoming a big part of the 21st century classroom. It’s a new approach to teaching and learning that involves less teacher talking and more input from students, and it’s changing the way...read more
SPEND THE SOLAR ECLIPSE DAY RIGHT!
Re-posting from LEGO DUPLO: Children in parts of America, Africa and Europe are set for a solar eclipse this week! Wherever you are in the world, show us your space-themed builds! Watch inspiring video here: https://www.facebook.com/LEGODUPLO/videos/10155429769156011/read more
The importance role-play in preschool children:
Abstracts from LEGO education: Role-Play and Early Math skills Preschoolers enjoy pretending and role-playing different situations. One instance of role-play is a kitchen, where one child gets to be a chef and another gets to be a patron. The more...read more