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4434BrainPOP Science: How the World Works
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=88588
BrainPOP is an interactive website that features 54 science content topics and features animated movies, comic strips, experiments, activity pages, interactive quizzes and a personal question & answer forum. The science topics include atmosphere, atoms, batteries, dinosaurs, earth's structure, electricity, energy, food chain, gravity, insects, solar system, land biomes, magnetism, photosynthesis, rainforest, rock cycle, seasons, sound, states of matter, weather, underwater world, volcano, water cycle, and many more. The interactive BrainPOP website could be used as a resource and incorporated into science lessons developed by preservice teachers for their elementary and middle school students.Shodor Educational Foundation
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=78540
This is a series of online interactive activities designed for use in middle school mathematics.Classroom Organization Exercise
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=75441
The classroom organization exercise is used in an undergraduate educational technology course at Purdue University. Its purpose is to examine possible grouping strategies for optimal technology integration while taking into account the physical constraints of a classroom.Binary Base-2 & Hindu Arabic Base-10 Counting
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=76480
Visual representation w/sound of binary (base-2) ripple counting, to match a Hinu Arabic (base-10) number.Conceptua Math
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=449436
Conceptua Math is a site containing free web tools to support teaching and learning about fractions. These tools are designed for teacher-facilitated instruction, and include sample problems to give teachers instructional suggestions. For each tool you will find a short instructional video, standards alignment, key vocabulary, and IEP goals.Read-aloud
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=410211
This site gives a lot of good tips for reading aloud to children. Includes a list of good books for reading aloud. Uses a spokesgoat named Hilda to encourage families to read aloud together. Thales' Circle
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=88216
Thales' Theorem: A triangle inscribed in a semicircle is right.Anatomy of a lesson plan
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=88751
This URL presents the idea that a lesson plan is more than a recipe. A good lesson plan incorporates multiple theoretical perspectives on teaching through careful planning.This idea is transmitted through graphics - gif animations - with few words!Primary and Elementary Interactive Multi-Subject Website
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=567194
Resource for primary and elementary teachers and students. These numerous games and activties can be accessed on the Internet at school or home. It also holds interesting contests and promotes positive involvement like community service. These games can be chosen by skill level or objective to reinforce. There are quizzes and tests included. A middle school section can be accessed also.A Maths Dictionary for Kids
http://www.merlot.org/merlot/viewMaterial.htm?id=82178
This is an illustrated and often animated dictionary of mathematical terms. Many concepts are shown via interactive examples. Practice problems are provided fr some terms.