Stimulating Ideas

Students can excel more when your classroom is filled with interesting, thought provoking, and stimulating ideas to enhance their learning.  This section contains ideas for hands on activities and learning centers within the classroom.  It focuses on innovative ways to incorporate the Preferred Learning Styles of all students into the classroom.

The Greenhouse Effect: Include plants in your classroom for a homey feel. The plants can also be used to help students learn about science, as well as responsibility, through helping to care for them.   

Classrooms@Work: http://www.netc.org/

  • Models of effective technology integration.

Edhelper.com: http://www.edhelper.com/
 

  • Ideas for learning centers based on subjects, themes, and units
  • More ideas and materials for theme or subject based centers
Learning.Com: http://www.learning.com/ 
  • Putting technology to work to boost student achievement
Multiple Intelligences Lesson Plans: http://www.towson.edu/~wizer/501/milp.html 
  • Utilizing technology to address the multiple intelligences