Clever is an application platform embedded inside the NCEdCloud and hosts many of the apps and resources educators use for student instruction. Some of the resources include SAS Curriculum Pathways, MasteryConnect, Lexia and so on. Additionally, educators can add their own favorite apps from either the Apple or the Chrome Store.
Using Scrat from the Ice Age franchise, students will develop sequential algorithms to move a squirrel character from one side of a maze to the acorn at the other side. To do this they will stack code blocks together in a linear sequence.
Beginning teachers can use this Google Form as they observe other classes to capture Glows and Grows related to classroom management and effective teaching strategies.
Additional Resources includes a list and explanation of instructional strategies for additional support.
SAMPLE data notebook that contains sections for each of the four core classes. It also has a learner profile, which is especially helpful for teachers when creating lesson plans. It incorporate multuple subjects, and can include various pieces of date, such as testing history. It can be altered to meet the needs of your team or students, and with SlidesMania, there are a plethora of other formats that can be customized. This resource was developed as part of a professional learning opportunity funded by the NCDPI Digital Learning Initiative Planning Grant.