Title: Literacy Strategies in the Science Classroom: Collaborative Jigsaw Research
ReadWriteThink Strategy Guide: Using the Jigsaw Cooperative Learning Technique Web Address URL:
[SC2015] ES6 (6) 10: Use research-based evidence to propose a scientific explanation regarding
how the distribution of Earth's resources such as minerals, fossil fuels, and
groundwater are the result of ongoing geoscience processes (e.g., past volcanic
and hydrothermal activity, burial of organic sediments, active weathering of
rock).Digital Tool Description: This strategy guide will provide teachers with the background knowledge needed to implement the Jigsaw Cooperative Learning Technique in their classroom. The digital tool explains the research basis of this technique, provides tips for integrating this strategy in the classroom and offers links to related resources.
Title: Persuade to the Beat!
Persuasive Writing video- YouTube Web Address URL:
[ELA2015] (6) 37: Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. [L.6.1]Digital Tool Description: YouTube is a video resource found on the Internet that can be very helpful when introducing a concept, or pulling a concept together at the end of your lesson such as this one on persuasive writing.