Monthly Archives: July 2013

Learning to Write Bills and Be Active in the Legislature

http://constitutionmenzies.wikispaces.com/home Check out my Class Wiki. This wiki takes students through many activities using several¬† web tools to give students the experience of learning about the history of the legislative branch, they will learn how a bill becomes a law, how to write a bill, how to get in touch with a local state representative […]

Universal Design for Learning and Technology

https://voicethread.com/share/4743791/ I created this voicethread on UDL and technology because UDL is something that is very close to my heart. There are so many resources out there about UDL and assistive technology, including National Center on Universal Design for Learning, Center for Applied Special Technology, and Maryland Learning Links. I hope this presentation makes you […]

ToonDoo ScreenCast

http://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/cI1UIeVyzd Hello, My name is Kirstie Menzies and today I am going to show you some of the features of the tool ToonDoo.¬† This tool helps students and teachers create comic strips, just like the ones you would see in the morning paper. This program could be used in any content area to present all […]