BIG HISTORY PROJECT IN THE BIG EASY – NCSS 2015 PART 1

BHP Team "New Orleans, Louisiana montage" by Infrogmation (talk). Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons. There’s nothing like meeting face-to-face to share ideas. Yes, there’s the Yammer Community available 24x7, but it’s not the same. Participants can’t see facial expressions, share laughs or debate with the same enthusiasm and detail. NCSS 2015 is coming … Continue reading BIG HISTORY PROJECT IN THE BIG EASY – NCSS 2015 PART 1

UNIT 3 CLASSROOM NEWSCAST GETS STUDENTS THROUGH THE MID-TERM MEH

Cindy Jannett, BHP Teacher, Washington, USA This is channel 13.82 billion news and we have breaking news! An incredible event has just occurred! Unit 3 introduces students to many new concepts such as how stars form, the life cycle of stars, and the formation of elements. As we were nearing the end of unit 3, … Continue reading UNIT 3 CLASSROOM NEWSCAST GETS STUDENTS THROUGH THE MID-TERM MEH

DOCUMENTING LEARNING WITH SKETCHBOOKS

Alex Johnson BHP Teacher, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam I believe that with so many classes that students take, they learn some fantastic material and then go home for the summer and a lot of the finer details just seem to seep out of their brains, never to be seen again. So much of the … Continue reading DOCUMENTING LEARNING WITH SKETCHBOOKS