If you teach math or science, you MUST check out www.desmos.com. This beautifully designed graphing calculator helps students learn by doing – instantly plot equations (from super simple to extremely complex). Best of all it’s FREE and there is nothing to download.
Check out the video above for EASY use of sliders and click on the picture below to view some Desmos creativity.
Spongelab’s January newsletter just came out advertising some lesson ideas for the science involved in the winter olympics. In order to access these lessons you need to make an account with Spongelab (for free). Check out their website www.spongelab.com for more information on Spongelab and how you can leverage their resources with your science students. This will give you access to lots of great science resources.