How to Use Google Sheets to Create Graphs

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I use Google Apps for Education almost every day in my classroom. One of my favorite ways to use Google is to have students create digital graphs.  The video below will show you, and your students, how to use Google Sheets to Create Graphs. How do you use Google Sheets to Create a Graph? This …

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Differentiating for Struggling Students in a Science Classroom

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Yesterday, I posted on Instagram asking for questions that you had about differentiation.  The questions fell into two basic camps: How do you support struggling students and students with IEPs in a science classroom? How do you support students who aren’t being challenged by your regular curriculum? This post is designed to help you with …

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Using PhET Simulations in Your NGSS Classroom

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I can’t recommend using PhET Simulations in your NGSS classroom enough.  PhET Simulations are a free and valuable tool that is available and easy to use with Chromebooks or other devices.  PhET simulations can be used as a type of model by students in upper elementary through high school Types of Models Developing and Using …

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