Ken Uhde
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Ken Uhde replied to Chris Potter's discussion What are you doing differently for next year?
"I'm starting in a new environment with an unfamiliar level so this question has been on my mind a lot lately.    1. I am going to be using Interactive Notebooks that will be given a grade each week. No matter what student…"
Aug 13, 2011
Ken Uhde replied to Chris Potter's discussion What are you doing differently for next year?
"You may have already heard of it, but epals.com is a great electronic open pal site connected to thousands of schools world wide"
Aug 13, 2011
Ken Uhde replied to MsTeacher28's discussion Classroom Websites in the group Middle School Social Studies
"Hey,   I started with a class website that has evolved into something I have put on the net for all social studies teachers.   It's free so check it out:   www.gosocialstudiesgo.com   Please leave me some feedback if this is…"
Jul 30, 2011
Ken Uhde joined Timothy Monreal's group
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Middle School Social Studies

Place where middle school teachers can share lessons, questions, tools, books, or really anything. Also a place to start dialogue with high school teachers to alleviate transitional issues between middle school and high school.
Jul 30, 2011
Ken Uhde replied to Jennifer Dunnaway's discussion Classroom Website? New Websites?
"Hey Jennifer,    I use www.wix.com. Its free for your basic classroom site and has some awesome features. For creating really cool travel websites I had my kids use glogster.com.   I have also created a free social studies resource…"
Jul 30, 2011
Ken Uhde replied to Angela Cunningham's discussion What's in Your Toolbox? in the group Social Studies Tools
"Darren,    That is seriously the coolest thing I have ever heard of. I had the opportunity to visit  a school in India and that was a great experience. Your approach is not only unique but is in fact relevant to students and teachers.…"
Jul 27, 2011
Ken Uhde joined Angela Cunningham's group
Jul 27, 2011
Ken Uhde posted a blog post

Go Social Studies Go

www.gosocialstudiesgo.comI've been a social studies teacher at the middle and high school levels for about 9 years and during this time the one thing that I learned that unites students of all backgrounds is that they just never seem to get excited by cracking open one of those 25 pound social studies textbooks.  (Crazy, I know)I knew how awesome social studies really was and I wanted my students to understand this too. So, out of…See More
Jul 25, 2011
Shawn McCusker left a comment for Ken Uhde
"Welcome to the Sschat Ning. We are glad that you found us. I hope that you find the site useful and that you can find useful connections and resources here. Also, I hope you can join us for or twitter chat every Monday at 7 p.m. est. Please let me…"
Jul 25, 2011
Ken Uhde is now a member of Social Studies Chat
Jul 25, 2011

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7th grade teacher
About Me:
I've been a 7-12 social studies teacher for 9 years.
Currently working on a new interactive teacher resource
Website:
www.gosocialstudiesgo.com

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Go Social Studies Go

www.gosocialstudiesgo.com

I've been a social studies teacher at the middle and high school levels for about 9 years and during this time the one thing that I learned that unites students of all backgrounds is that they just never seem to get excited by cracking open one of those 25 pound social studies textbooks.  (Crazy, I know)
I knew how awesome social studies really was and I wanted my students to understand…
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At 9:39am on July 25, 2011, Shawn McCusker said…
Welcome to the Sschat Ning. We are glad that you found us. I hope that you find the site useful and that you can find useful connections and resources here. Also, I hope you can join us for or twitter chat every Monday at 7 p.m. est. Please let me know if you have any questions or if I can be of any help.
 
 
 

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