Science Rocks!

COLLABORATIVE CONFERENCE FOR STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT
Engaging NC in Transforming 21st Century Teaching and Learning
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ELEMENTARY - Science Rocks!
Julie Garber @jgarber1
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MIDDLE - Science Rocks!
Sara English @saraic12
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HIGH - Science Rocks!
Emma Braaten @ebliterate

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Technology, Literacy, and Science
go hand-in-hand!

How can technology tools be integrated into
classroom instruction to meet Standards in
Science and Information + Technology and
utilize reading comprehension strategies to
increase student achievement? Tools and
lesson plans can be adapted for classrooms.

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Session Agenda:
Welcome (10 min)
  • Introductions
  • WiFi Shuffle
  • Wiki Introduction

Why Reading? (15 min)
  • Attitudes Towards Reading
  • Reading Comprehension Strategies
  • Information & Technology Essential Standards

Lesson Exploration - Technology, Literacy and Science (55 min)
  • First Station Exploration (10 min)
  • Structured Stations (10 min each station)
    • Lesson Introduction (whole group)
    • Explore & Apply (small group)
    • Evaluate & Reflect (whole group)

Wrap Up (10 min)
  • Evaluation & Feedback



Resources on this Wiki:
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Activating or BuildingBackground Knowledge
3rd GradeForces & Motion
6th GradePhysical ScienceForce & Motion
Earth ScienceOceans and Currents
Using Sensory Images
2nd GradeProperties of Liquids& Solids


7th & 8th GradeLife ScienceStructure/Functions ofLiving Organisms
AnatomyBones and Joints

Physical SciencePhysics of Motion
Questioning
5th GradeEcosystems
8th GradeEarth ScienceEarth History
ChemistryResearch
Making Predictions and Drawing Inferences
All Grade Levels
All Grade Levels
All Classes
Determining Main Ideas
4th GradeChanges in anOrganisms Environment
8th GradePhysical ScienceEnergy: Conservation& Transfer
BiologyGenetic Disorders



More Resources:

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Free ResourcesReading A to Z
NC Common Core Exemplar Text
Outstanding Science Trade Books from NSTA
Science A to Z Reading Passages
NC WiseOwl
News ELA
Read Works Spotlight on Science Passages
Library of Congress
Achieve the Core Science & Technical
Center for Urban Education Science Non-Fiction Readings

Paid Resources
Discover Learning
Science Weekly
Scholastic - Super Science
http://www.scholastic.com/browse/collection.jsp?id=432

Books & Articles on Strategies
Coteaching Reading Comprehension Strategies in
Secondary School Libraries: Maximizing Your Impact

Core Six Essential Standards for Achieving Excellence

Embedding Literacy in Science

"Everyday Poetry: 'Doing' Science with Poetry"


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Animoto
Animoto iTunes
Splice Video Editor iTunes
QR Scan iTunes
Goo.gl QR Creator/URL Shortener
QR Stuff
Poll Everywhere
Socrative
Socrative Teacher iTunes
Socrative Student iTunes
WikiSpaces
PBWorks
GoAnimate
Puppet Pals iTunes
SockPuppets iTunes
Toontastic iTunes
Telegami iTunes

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WikiSpaces
Google Docs
Google Docs Support
Animoto
Biodigital Human
Biodigital Human iTunes
VoiceThread
Google Forms
Gloss iTunes
Lucid Chart
Lucid Chart iTunes
Personal CrocoDoc
Padlet
Paper Slide Video
Aursma [Augmented Reality]
Aurasma iTunes
Power My Learning
Poll Everywhere
Socrative Student
Socrative Teacher
Socrative Student iTunes
Socrative Teacher iTunes
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Popplet
Popplet iTunes
EduCreations
EduCreations iTunes
VoiceThread
VoiceThread iTunes
Gloss iTunes
Socrative
Socrative Teacher
Socrative Student
KidBlog
KidBlog iTunes
Personal CrocoDoc
Scrible
Diigo
Linoit
Lino iTunes
Sticky Notes iTunes








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“The resources provided during the course of this NCDPI training have been helpful to some educators across the state. However, due to the rapidly changing resources available, NCDPI does not represent nor endorse that these resources are the exclusive resources for the purposes outlined during this training."