Useful Information In and Out of the Classroom 05/06/22

Here are some interesting sites that I’ve found this week, thanks to my PLN. As a teacher, I feel we have to keep up to date concerning research in our field and current issues in the education system. I hope some of these inspire you, inform you, and even have you asking questions. Thank you for coming by and visiting!

Note: Each resource is labeled with a level and subject area to make it easier to use.

Levels: E: Elementary; M: Middle; H: High; G: General, all levels; SN: Special Needs; T: Teachers

Subject Areas: LA: Language Arts, English, Reading, Writing; M: Math; S: Science; Health; SS: Social Studies, Current Events; FA: Fine Arts; Music, Art, Drama; FL: Foreign Language; PE: Physical Ed; C: Career; A: All

How to Make and Study Flashcards – The Best Study Hacks to Know - “In this article, our team has outlined how to create flashcards of different types and use them correctly.” (L:G; SA:A)

What are Pickles? - “Squeaks and Mister Brown learn all about how to use brine to make homemade pickles!” (L:E; SA:S)

ExpeditionsPro - “Expeditions Pro takes off from where Google Expeditions ended. The same great features you are used to – Classroom content, working offline, instant annotation and simple touch interface that worked so well.” (L:T; SA:A)

Countdown Timer - from ClassTools; you add multiple times at once. (L:G; SA:A)

Poetry Activities - from ReadWriteThink for all grades. (L:G; SA:LA)

Original photo by Pat Hensley
Posted on the Successful Teaching Blog ( by loonyhiker (successfulteaching at gmail dot com).