Seed Cactus with Kids

Seed Cactus with Kids

This is a really slow and anologue thing to do. Get some cactus seeds, soil, pots, water. Some information how to do it (cactus seeds need light, don’t dig holes) and apply tender, love and care. The kids will have to wait for the results. But after a few months of dedication. Here we are. It’s not just a sofware download. It’s a relation to nature.

Digital teaching tools

Every teacher uses a computer. There are plenty of digital little helpers out there in the digital world, but which one are good for teaching?

There are three helpers everyone should know. And they are free.

1) Dropbox / Store and share documents like on a USB stick
2) Evernote / Store and share notes lilke on a wall
3) WordPress / Easily maintain a blog for classroom projects

And there is a list of 22 other helpers. Give it a try.  It’s great to get things done digitally. But don’t forget to interact with your students. They are real.