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  • Does it Add Up? Integra8ng STEM with ELLS
  • Welcome to my buffet! Serve yourself a plate, but dont get too stuffed.
  • It isnt that they cannot see the solu8on. It is that they cannot see the problem. ~GK Chesterton
  • Hard vs. Soft CLIL Soft- some language learning is taught with the content Hard- language and content are both taught at the same time
  • Content Communication Cognition Culture
  • Planning Lessons with the 4Cs Content- How can we make the material more accessible to our language learners? What might they already know about the topic? Communication- What vocabulary will students need to use? What grammar structures will they use? Cognition- What thinking tasks will they do? Classifying, identifying, etc. Culture- What cultural considerations can you make?
  • Activity: Give 1 example
  • First, lets brainstorm!
  • Mindmapping! Concept Mapping!
  • Popplet IOS App
  • Idea Sketch for all devices
  • Image by Brevard Public Schools 3D Graphic Organizers
  • Foldables
  • Engaging activities!
  • Create videos of word problems
  • Free Lessons & Materials
  • Create videos of word problems
  • Educreations
  • Educreations
  • Graphs of their Favorite TV Shows/Movies
  • Engage with realia & technology
  • QR Code Periodic Table with Symbols By Periodic Videos, Flickr
  • Sink or Float by Louisville Images, Flickr Make it hands-on! Sink or Float
  • STEM Cooking Little Chef Makes Waffles by cproppe, Flickr
  • Magic Tricks by @barbarabujtas
  • Image: 'student_ipad_school - 225 Found on Useful Apps & Tools
  • Students learn math through online stories Includes problem solving, visuals, text & audio
  • Students learn math through online stories Includes text & audio & downloadable pdfs
  • Research Notes by CEThompson, Flickr, CC 2.0
  • Evernote IOS/Android/Web App Organize pictures, websites, notes, videos, audio notes, etc. Some text in images become searchable Organize by notebooks, tags, categories Syncs on all devices
  • Extend learning beyond the classroom Which mission should I complete?
  • Math Vs Zombies IOS K-5
  • The Digits Fraction Blast IOS/Android The Digits is the greatest unknown rock band in the galaxy. Learn frac:ons through live ac:on video & games Pavi, Gorgolax, & Ray Ray ght the evil Marvwell Doomnger III who wants to use music to make the galaxy stupider. Get achievements drawn by comic book ar:sts
  • The Digits Fraction Blast IOS/Android
  • Game Press Free for iPad -drag & drop - over 500 graphics, music, sound effects, particle effects -import your own pictures, graphics, animations, sound effects, music - create sound & special effects - physics engine for real world simulation
  • Science through Videos melodysheep Check for transcripts & closed captions Flip the class- add to a wiki, website or blog
  • Blubbr- Interactive Youtube Quizzes
  • Labeling:
  • Teach with Infographics
  • Team or Player Stats
  • How do we support learners?
  • Understand and simply difcult text
  • Visual Math Dictionary
  • Kids Picture Dictionary IOS App
  • What were your 1 to 3 takeaways?
  • Pearltree Bookmarks
  • Twitter:@ShellTerrell

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