Lynne Myers

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Gamification of the Classroom - Teacher Tech

These are the slides, resources and notes for my presentation at BETT 2015 in London on “Gamification of the Classroom”<p>Click Here to link to my …

How To Add Rigor To Anything

<b>How To Add Rigor To Any Lesson, Unit, Or Assessment</b><p>Rigor is a fundamental piece of any learning experience.<p>It is also among the most troublesome due …

Pedagogy

General Cornwallis Costume

This General Cornwallis costume is fun for Halloween, a class presentation, or a historical reenactment. It can be easily adapted to other figures …

Hardware Store Bow

Make this fun bow out of materials from the hardware store! It’s a fun way to wrap gifts for Dad or your favorite DIYer.<p>Get the instructions for ––> …

Layered Necklace

Make a layered necklace for prom or another special event. It also makes a lovely gift for preteens and teens to give to Mom, Grandma or another …

Jewelry

Cheddar Cheese Crisps

These <b>cheddar cheese crisps</b> are the perfect nibble to add your party table. I made these for my chocolate tasting party a while back and they were a …

Cheddar Cheese

The Woods are Lovely, Dark, & Deep

Add a little foresty artwork to your walls with this free printable quote from Robert Frost.<p>171<p>569

Modern Tiara for a Fairy Queen

This beautiful tiara was inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream and is also excellent for Halloween or dress-up play. It’s easy to …

Start your own game company right: Advice from the 2015 Game Career Guide

Looking to advance your career in the video game industry? We've got some good news for you: The free annual <b>Game Career Guide for 2015 is now</b> …

Games with Friends on a Saturday Night

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

What I actually do as an Indie Game Developer

It’s been kind of strange getting paid to make videogames everyday. Even after six months it still doesn’t really feel like <i>work</i>. By <i>work</i> I’m referring …

What Makes a Game Publishable?

Last night, at our usual game night (whereupon I inflict all kinds of prototype board games on fellow game designers and expert playtesters) I …

Board Games

10 Game Development Tools You May Not Know About

Game Development<p>There are so many Game Development tools out there and they are here to help us make games faster and be more efficient. However with …

Game Development

How to Become a Game Programmer

At least once a month I see the same question pop up on various programming forums I visit – “How do I get into the games industry?”, or a variation …

Gamification vs. Game based learning vs. Game design by @clcsimon

Game Design

A Wonderful Free Tool for Creating Interactive eBooks for Your Class

August 2, 2015 <br>Kindle Textbook Creator is a free software application that allows you to easily convert your educational content saved in PDF format …

Education Technology

Great Interactive Guides to Help Use Twitter in Your Teaching

August 2, 2015<br>Thinking about integrating the microblogging platform Twitter in your instructional methodology? These handy short guides are a great …

Building Academic Vocabulary and Concepts, Brick by Brick

How to Build Academic Vocabulary<br>May 22, 2014 | Volume <b>9</b> | Issue <b>17</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Building Academic Vocabulary and Concepts, Brick by Brick<p>Lori …

Words in the Wild

How to Build Academic Vocabulary<br>May 22, 2014 | Volume <b>9</b> | Issue <b>17</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Words in the Wild<p>Brett Vogelsinger<p>A marine biologist will …

How to Design Your E-Learning Course Using Gagne’s Nine Events of Instruction - E-Learning Heroes

Not sure how to go about designing your e-learning course? In his book Principles of Instructional Design, Robert Gagne and his co-authors lay out a …

Learn this beginner-friendly coding language that's used by sites like Google and Dropbox

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Stack Commerce Whether web development is your calling or web developers' six-figure salaries are, coding is an undeniably great skill …

Programming

Your Essential Back to School EdTech Checklist

<b>by Karen Larson and Gene Tognetti</b><p>The start of the school year brings with it more than a few ‘<i>gotta do’s</i> for a classroom teacher. For that matter, if …

Education Technology

G Suite Training

Following our acquisition by Google, we’re excited to share that Synergyse Training now has a new name -- G Suite Training -- as well as a brand new …

Top 5 EdTech Tips: Socrative

<b>Socrative</b> is an online tool that helps teachers assess students’ knowledge from anywhere using technological devices. Its platform is easy to use and …

Wearable technology in the classroom: what's available and what does it do?

There’s little stopping teachers experimenting with ‘wearables’ such as virtual reality headsets in lessons. Journalist David Nield explores what’s out there<p>The terracotta brickwork of the Great Wall of China transfixes a group of students, who reach out to touch the stone in front of them. But …

Education Technology

How To Add Rigor To Anything

<b>How To Add Rigor To Any Lesson, Unit, Or Assessment</b>by<b> Terry Heick</b>Rigor is a fundamental piece of any learning experience.It is also among the most …

Pedagogy

Parapara Animation - Create Stopmotion Animations in Your Browser

Parapara Animation is a free animation creation tool developed and hosted by Mozilla. The tool is easy to use and it does not require registration in …