With Earth Day approaching, what a great way to integrate technology and/or design activities into a classroom activity! There are tons of activities and lesson plan suggestions on the Internet that can be used to celebrate this day. Here are just a few ideas to get you started:
Interactive Writeboard Activities:
Other Technology Links or Videos:
Have you ever seen The Fun Theory? View the two video examples - Bottle Bank Arcade and The World's Deepest Bin with your classroom. Challenge your students to design a Fun Theory device that will help the environment!
ITTIP is excited to be recruiting for a second VA STEM Collaborative Nurturing Network to Enhance Content-‐focused Teaching (VA STEM CoNNECT) opportunity for science and mathematics teachers, K-8. The summer activities will be held at Longwood University from July 15th-19th, 2013. The following counties are eligibe for this opportunity: Amelia, Brunswick, Charlotte, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Nottoway, Patrick, and Pittsylvania
For further information and registration for this opportunity, please click here for the recruitment flyer and registration link.