Auto Sales – Markets Data Center – WSJ.com
great graphs from the WSJ concerning auto sales this year compared to last.
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March 5: Literacy 2.0
Students are more plugged in to technology than ever before—through smartphones, iPods, laptops, social networks, and electronic games. This issue will explore the role of literacy in our ever-evolving digital environment. How can we help students learn and transfer traditional literacy skills? What new literacy skills are called for, and how can students guide teachers in acquiring these key skills? How can we teach students to judge the reliability, accuracy, and quality of information? Articles will look at how wikis, blogs, RSS feeds, and portals of streaming media have affected how students read, write, speak, think, and work.
Submissions Due: December 22, 2008
Official Google Blog: Search and find magazines on Google Book Search
Google pulls in magazines to Google Books. This is a great
Flashcards: matching, hangman, crossword, word search, word scramble and flash cards
This one looks promising. Students and teachers can create flashcards on their own material, or pull from ready-made cards for subject areas or standardized tests.
YouTube – BarackObamadotcom’s Channel
Compare the upcoming fireside chats to FDR’s. For Current Events class.
Most Textbooks Should Just Stay On the Shelf – washingtonpost.com
Print Media and Textbooks: by way of the dodo bird.
Internet Archive: Details: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Fireside Chats
Roosevelt’s Fireside Chats
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.