How do you measure rain? What do snails eat? What's in a cloud? Science is all around us, and it's even as close as your own backyard. This Teachable Moments episode will tap into your kid's creativity with nature-based tips: from scavenger hunts to collecting, measuring and discovering under every rock, leaf and flower -- kids of all ages and stages can be a part of these easy and fun backyard moments. Find more expert advice on reading and learning at www.scholastic.com/Parents
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Clip makes it super easy to turn any public video into a formative assessment activity in your classroom.
Add multiple choice quizzes, questions and browse hundreds of approved, video lesson ideas for Clip
Make YouTube one of your teaching aids - Works perfectly with lesson micro-teaching plans
1. Students enter a simple code
2. You play the video
3. The students comment
4. You review and reflect
* Whiteboard required for teacher-paced activities
With four apps, each designed around existing classroom activities, Spiral gives you the power to do formative assessment with anything you teach.
Carry out a quickfire formative assessment to see what the whole class is thinking
Create interactive presentations to spark creativity in class
Student teams can create and share collaborative presentations from linked devices
Turn any public video into a live chat with questions and quizzes