Time saving tools, templates and ideas that I have written, trialled and tested, that work. Send in your best templates and ideas for teaching and I'll put them here to share.
So the question is - "How do you use all the information on the web to develop meaningful lessons?"
The answer is
Creativity & Inspiration
Videos Cleese, Jobs, Mitra, IB
Video2 Chomsky, Gilbert &
What if Money didn't matter ?
Video3 SHOCKING! The real purpose of your life!
FLOW, The SECRET to Happiness, How I fell in love with a FISH.
Video4 How a boy became an ARTIST
Infinite Thinking MACHINE
Video5 Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful.
Ken Robinson says SCHOOL KILLS CREATIVITY
What will be OBSOLETE in 2020
Video6 Dr Eric Topol & the SMART future Health care
Why Education in Finland Works
Finland's Revolutionary Education System
Flashmob, Jane Goodall
George Lucas Visual Literacy Martin Scorsese Visual Literacy
Video9 Ramsey Musallam Curiosity Comes First
Video10 Benjamin Zander: The transformative power of classical music
Articles & Seminars
Onamatopiea - Written sound + ART
Ink Splatter monster + ART - Watch the video - the kids will love this - take a look at Betsy's Site to see her ink splatt monsters The artist Stefan Bucher work is featured on his website, www.dailymonster.com, is created by using air to blow ink into a unique splatter shape, then using his imagination, he transforms the splatter into a silly monster! The students really enjoy watching
Tumbling Blocks Illusion + ART
How to draw tanglepattern Mr. E
Watch the video The kids really loved this.
Great Buildings of the World - Fantastic Site - Allows a search for any building in the world. Includes images as well as 3D Models and historical engravings.
Artists Footsteps Great Australian Art This web site is being developed as a site for art lovers and students throughout the world to gain an appreciation of the lives and works of Australian Artists and the social environments in which they lived and painted.
Art Archive - great art pictures which are resizable.
NGA Kids Site - Adventures in Art and Activities online from Washington's National Gallery of Art
List of Art museums online with a small annotation. Fabulous
Museum of Modern Art - MoMA Great Online Art
Prison Uniforms, 2007 10x23 feet in six vertical panels
Depicts 2.3 million folded prison uniforms, equal to the number of Americans incarcerated in 2005. The U.S. has the largest prison population of any country in the world. What is great about this is that you can zoom right in an see eachindividual uniform by clicking the mouse. Take a look at the other images on this "Running the Numbers" series as well. Like the Hundred million toothpicks or "Unsinkable"
Arthur's Kids: Radial Symmetry Artwork