Do you ever need to quickly unsend an email? To enable this feature, do the following:
Please click the image below for instructions to add the MSD district calendar to your Google calendar.
Send a card to a patient at Arkansas Children's Hospital at:
Do you need a quick cheat sheet of questions to help students improve critical thinking on a variety of topics? Check out the Ultimate Cheatsheet infographic by clicking here.
Library of Congress:
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Have you ever accidentally closed out of a tab? If so, press the Ctrl+Shift+T keys to recover the last closed tab in Chrome.
Do you ever close out of a Chrome tab accidentally or wish the tabs didn’t take up so much space at the top of your screen? Well, Pin tab prevents accidental tab closing and removes header text by narrowing the tab size. Simply right-click on the tab and choose Pin Tab.
Teaching Tolerance Resources: http://www.tolerance.org/blog/teaching-inauguration
Education World: http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson219.shtml
Since we have the Google Suite for Education, we are able to download the AdBlock for YouTube extension. This extension will remove the ads on YouTube when viewing in the Chrome browser.
To add this extension to your account, please do the following:
1) Go to Chrome Web Store (Be sure you are signed into your school account.)
2) Search Adblock for Youtube
3) Add Extension to Chrome
Click here for a quick six minute video on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It can be used as a great introduction to a lesson in honor of the upcoming holiday.
Check out Norad’s Santa Tracker by the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD).
KidzType is a cool site for students to learn how to type. It is organized by grade level and offers typing games, lesson, exercises, practice, and more.
Photos for Class is a great site for finding safe images for students. It finds creative common licensed images. Best of all, it generates an automatic citation once you download the image.
Have you wanted to share a document with others, but want to make sure they don’t manipulate your original document or would you like to have the receiver automatically prompted to Make a Copy of the document? If you would like for the link you send a recipient to ask them to Make A Copy of the document, please do the following:
Click the Share button
Click Get Sharable Link button
Click Copy Link
Paste the link into a new email
Erase everything after the last slash and add the work copy
Are you looking for a free quiz game platform? If so, try Triventy. You can sign in using your Google login and even send quizzes to your Google Classroom. Similar to Kahoot and Quizizz, you can create your own quiz or use one from Triventy’s library. Triventy would be good for vocabulary review. You can try one of the public quizzes on the legislative branch by clicking here.
Fact Monster has information about Thanksgiving by the Numbers. You can easily turn these fun facts into a math lesson. For example, have students find how many estimated pounds of turkey are eaten during Thanksgiving and convert the measurements.
Do you need lessons on Microsoft Office, Chromebooks, Snapchat, Prezi’s, etc.? Learn Free is an excellent resource for teaching students and adults about technoloy and office skills. The site also includes sections to help with Match and Reading. Check out their obile app so you can learn on the go.
Need a quick review or game for students? Try the non-profit website Free Rice. Students can answer questions about subjects including humanities, vocabulary, math, chemistry, geography, test prep, science and more. For each correct answer, Free Rice donates 10 grains of rice through the World Food Programme.
Do you need help with the G Suite (formerly Google Apps for Education)? Ms. Gammill at MMS has created a Google playlist on Lynda.com. Simply click the link below, log into your Arkansas IDEAS account and begin learning.
The Butler Center for Arkansas Studies has online collections with photos, letters, and primary documents from Arkansas’ veterans in wars such as Vietnam, Korea, WW1, and Civil War.
Science 360 offers a library of breaking science news and wonders. It includes videos, featured series, and radio elements from science, engineering, technology, and math. Science 360 is sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF).