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ThalesDream2/11/20133:57 PM3 feet of snow, 2 cancelled school days and a new river in the street outside my house. Bring on the #sschat! #sschat
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Robitaille20112/11/20133:57 PMRT @ThalesDream: 10 minutes to share your best lesson with some extraordinary educators on #sschat. Come and join us. #edchat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:00 PM@ThalesDream good times my friend, good times! Glad I made it to #sschat
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docjessm2/11/20134:00 PM@thalesdream 's wife here. Science teacher but I always learn so much. Great topic tonight! #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:01 PM@Becky_Ellis_ I'm glad you made it too, Becky! #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:01 PM@Becky_Ellis_ Welcome! How's life in the sunny west? #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:01 PM@docjessm @thalesdream I am over social studies and science... you two are now officially my power couple! #sschat
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:01 PMRT @ThalesDream: Welcome to #sschat! Tonight's discussion is 'Share your best lesson'. Here's the Gdoc for our crowdsource. http://t.co/ ...
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:01 PMWelcome to #sschat! Tonight's discussion is 'Share your best lesson'. Here's the Gdoc for our crowdsource. http://t.co/al5uBaiV #sschat
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eatteachblog2/11/20134:02 PMGoing to try to take on a double chat right now. Ready, set, PD time.
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johnsonmaryj2/11/20134:02 PM@ThalesDream You sound rested. That is, unless you had a lot of shoveling to do. #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:02 PMHello #sschat, this is Bill Chapman checking in for tonight's chat on Your Best Lesson!
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jafilosa2/11/20134:02 PMHi #sschat - Jen from Baltimore - HS US History - can't stay long, but will definitely be catching the archive for this one!
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:02 PM@42ThinkDeep Welcome! How is the snow in Burlington? #sschat
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Ron_Peck2/11/20134:03 PMHi, Ron from Southern Oregon. Nice to see you all here. Happy Monday! #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:03 PM@MapM8ker Welcome, Annie. Glad to have you. #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:03 PM@classroomtools my admin meeting was cancelled... my lucky day that I can participate in #sschat... + this is a great topic!
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:03 PM@ThalesDream We had Friday off and a 2 hour today! #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:03 PM@jafilosa Welcome! New Bedford, MA here. Congrats on your Ravens win. It still hurts in NE. #sschat
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MapM8ker2/11/20134:03 PMAnnie from Charlottesville VA here- looking forward to #sschat -best part about every Monday evening ! I am k-12 Soc studies coord. here
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:03 PMHi. My name is Michael from MA. I teach World History and I enjoy sharing and stealing others' ideas. #SSChat #IdeaBurglar
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:03 PM@ThalesDream weird... it actually is sunny today.. usually we have an inversion http://t.co/BoRL1PFZ #sschat
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jafilosa2/11/20134:04 PM@thalesdream @classroomtools Hi Haha - It hurts me too - I'm a Redskins fan...but all my friends were really happy! #sschat
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SHEG_Stanford2/11/20134:04 PMJoel from Stanford. Glad to be with #sschat this evening.
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:04 PM@Ron_Peck Happy Monday indeed. :) #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:04 PM@Ron_Peck Happy Monday Ron! #sschat
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Davesokoloff2/11/20134:04 PMDave sokoloff from philly; glad to be here after a 2 week hiatus. world history and african american history #sschat
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CDietter2/11/20134:04 PMRT @cspan_classroom: LESSON IDEA: The State of the Union Address http://t.co/tj265Zw9 #sschat #edchat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:04 PM@ThalesDream It still hurts in SF too! However, the Ravens played better and deserved to win. @jafilosa #sschat
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SCU0062/11/20134:04 PMOne of many but the kids loved this project http://t.co/jBaN6lqL #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:04 PMRT @ThalesDream: Welcome to #sschat! Tonight's discussion is 'Share your best lesson'. Here's the Gdoc for our crowdsource. http://t.co/ ...
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:05 PMQ1 What’s the ‘life story’ of yr best lesson? Where/how was it born? Its childhood? Did it get married? What’s its job? Age? #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:05 PM@SHEG_Stanford Welcome Joel. Is the weather as nice today in Palo Alto as it is here in Berkeley? #sschat
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dlaufenberg2/11/20134:05 PMHi all... joining you from 30,000 feet, on my way to Seattle! #sschat
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bgillett2/11/20134:05 PMHi, Ben from MI. Happy Manday #Sschat
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misssssearcy2/11/20134:06 PMHi #sschat I'm Anna from Chicago. I teach world studies and APUSH. Joining you from school closure hearings
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janekb2/11/20134:06 PMHi, Jane from Washington DC. I teach US and World History. #sschat
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runningdmc2/11/20134:06 PMHi #sschat Dawn Casey-Rowe from the State That Doesn't Plow (Rhode Island)
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:06 PM@dlaufenberg You are a person who always inspires. Wow. #anotherfirst? #sschat
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jbretzmann2/11/20134:06 PMHello. Jason. AP Gov teacher from Wisconsin. Packer fan. Never mind. #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:06 PM@dlaufenberg hmmm.... that kind of puts you in a new category... participating from the mile high... #sschat
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philpuzz2/11/20134:06 PMPhil from sarasota. I teach civics and ah #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:06 PM@dlaufenberg Well that must be some sort of record for an #sschat participant!
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jafilosa2/11/20134:06 PMRT @dlaufenberg: Hi all... joining you from 30,000 feet, on my way to Seattle! #sschat
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TheresaGarno2/11/20134:07 PM#sschat good evening everyone. I teach world civ and us and am new to the twitter world.
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classroomtools2/11/20134:07 PMI 1st created my lesson ( https://t.co/Pf04cHcF ) in 1977. I scoured the UCLA libraries & Westwood bookstores for the source. #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:07 PM@jbretzmann Welcome, Jason. I know how you feel. #longwaytonextseason #sschat
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KaelynBullock2/11/20134:07 PMKaelyn from Seattle. I teach US and European history. #sschat
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:08 PMEnlightenment Meets Social Media-Based on concept of using creating Facebook profiles for Historical Figures http://t.co/fmYT9oUk #SSChat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:08 PM@ayscueaquestion Welcome, Samantha! #sschat
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kconners092/11/20134:08 PM“@ThalesDream Welcome to #sschat! Tonight's discussion is 'Share your best lesson'. Here's the (cont) http://t.co/82BgifaJ
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MrStaubSTEM2/11/20134:08 PMJustin, from Pennsylvania. I teach Civics and Government in a#STEM high school. #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:08 PM@classroomtools That's one long life for a lesson. Still teach it? #sschat
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jafilosa2/11/20134:08 PM@theresagarno Welcome! #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:08 PMHi #sschat, Becky Ellis. wannabe teacher having a great first year as an admin! I'm from Northern Utah and my real job is a mom to 5 #sschat
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ayscueaquestion2/11/20134:08 PMHi! I'm Samantha from NC. I teach 6th and 7th grade SS. #sschat
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burgessdave2/11/20134:08 PMJumping in late to see the action. Dave Burgess from San Diego (but sitting in airport in Portland!) #sschat
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MapM8ker2/11/20134:08 PM@misssssearcy School closings always tough! We're in a tough budget year here, too. Best of luck! Glad you made it for #sschat-cheer up
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jbretzmann2/11/20134:09 PMA recent favorite: Curate the Campaign Process http://t.co/v4jPlDgz Ss used @symbalooedu & others to curate. #sschat
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Davesokoloff2/11/20134:09 PM@42ThinkDeep that's one sweet lesson - I saw that a few weeks ago #sschat
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MrStaubSTEM2/11/20134:09 PMA1- My best lesson/unit came out of student interest... Is Congress too broken to "promote the general welfare." #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:09 PM@ThalesDream Yes, as a matter of fact. It'll be part of a workshop I'm doing next month at the state convention of CA Council for SS #sschat
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johnsonmaryj2/11/20134:09 PMMary from Colorado. Following #sschat while working on a blarney post!
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docjessm2/11/20134:09 PMHi, I teach AP Bio and other sciences. I love lesson design. And you #sschat folks are a great bunch of educators! #sschat
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eatteachblog2/11/20134:09 PMHi all, Divya from Northern CA. Resource Specialist at a Middle School. Also teach ELA/SS for 7th/8th Grade #engchat #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:10 PMQ1 What’s the ‘life story’ of your best lesson? Where/how was it born? Its childhood? Did it get married? What’s its job? Age? #sschat
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Davesokoloff2/11/20134:10 PMRT great lesson: @42ThinkDeep: Enlightenment Meets Social Media-Based Facebook for Historical Figures http://t.co/uxJwIVym #SSChat
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broomerjg2/11/20134:10 PMHi #sschat. John from ON. I teach history and social sciences.
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classroomtools2/11/20134:10 PM@ThalesDream I have refined it over the years, & as you'll see here http://t.co/S9d7ho2A I've found lots of additional sources. #sschat
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PenpalNews2/11/20134:10 PM@hidetag Trying to incorporate current events into your curriculum? Check out how PenPal News does it > http://t.co/7LDDhw8q #sschat
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runningdmc2/11/20134:10 PM@classroomtools @SHEG_Stanford Ha ha... talking about your climate will not get you points here:) #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:10 PMWelcome everyone! Q1 might require a little imagination. What's your best lesson's life story? #sschat
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:10 PM@Davesokoloff Thanks! It's been fun to do so far (especially reaching out to other teachers for questions! #sschat
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runningdmc2/11/20134:11 PMA1: A field-based "your neighborhood" project tracing urban development in Rhode Island/hx of industrial rev #sschat. Stole from a prof:)
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classroomtools2/11/20134:11 PM@MrStaubSTEM If you have a link to it, please add it to https://t.co/ylcXfepH #sschat
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MrStaubSTEM2/11/20134:11 PMStudents NEED to be part of the lesson/unit idea process. How many of your great ideas were student driven? #sschat
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burgessdave2/11/20134:11 PM@classroomtools @thalesdream And I'll be there to meet you that weekend!! #sschat
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kconners092/11/20134:11 PMHi all! Kay from Northern Va. Outside DC. #sschat great to see y'all!
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KaelynBullock2/11/20134:12 PMOne of my best lessons is French Revolution Theme Park. Groups each have a quadrant of the park (time period). Its a few years old. #sschat
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MapM8ker2/11/20134:12 PM#sschat I was proj mangr to develop maps/lessons 4 a state atlas with state geog. alliance-now used statewide gr.4 ! http://t.co/1RpTu5zc
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johnsonmaryj2/11/20134:12 PMA1 Mine started as a primary source (sheet music), married the arts, added drama props, became a performance in schools & homes. #sschat
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MrStaubSTEM2/11/20134:12 PM@classroomtools Ah, I use a protected classroom website via @schoology. I will have to get some on Google Docs for everyone. #sschat
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docjessm2/11/20134:12 PMQ1 one came out of a student argument about a concept and became a great investigation to uncover the truth; born out of a question #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:12 PM@teachcmb56 Fascinating. Love the idea. #sschat
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Becky_Ellis_2/11/20134:12 PMmy best lesson was inspired by my favorite college professor! start with an interesting icon, build your unit around that! #sschat
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bcurrie52/11/20134:12 PM#sschat Empathy, team work, failure, triumph, uncontrollable factors, hard work, commitment and passion should all be life lessons taught.
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cybraryman12/11/20134:12 PMA1 Best lesson was on We Didn't Start The Fire as it was student designed. Principal wouldn't let NBC crew film it #sschat #sschat
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classroomtools2/11/20134:12 PM@42ThinkDeep Hey Michael, don't forget to add that link to https://t.co/ylcXfepH #sschat
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jafilosa2/11/20134:12 PMBest Lesson is tough moniker - character debates are the kids' fav lessons - they become historical figure&research primary scs. #sschat
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42ThinkDeep2/11/20134:12 PMMy project is absolutely still developing. A teenager, probably. Maybe 17ish. #sschat
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Davesokoloff2/11/20134:12 PMA1: some of the best and most effective come after I write a UbD - it starts with a overall context to the unit #sschat
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ThalesDream2/11/20134:12 PMWhile we're chatting, please jump to http://t.co/al5uBaiV (Our crowdsourcing Google Doc) to share your ideas. #sschat
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teachcmb562/11/20134:12 PM@ThalesDream Lessons I developed with other teachers: Maslow's Hierarchy Meets Cormac McCarthy's "The Road"-combining psych with lit #sschat
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burgessdave2/11/20134:13 PMA1: My best lesson and most loved by my students is named Lunar Landing Lesson. It is 8 years old and still growing! #sschat
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MrStaubSTEM2/11/20134:13 PMI teach #sschat in a 1:1 laptop #STEM high school. I don't use a textbook. Here are the sources I've used so far. https://t.co/expM6Foz
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classroomtools2/11/20134:13 PM@KaelynBullock If you have it online, please post a link at https://t.co/ylcXfepH #sschat
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runningdmc2/11/20134:13 PM@Davesokoloff Sorry, what's a UbD? #sschat
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cybraryman12/11/20134:13 PMHave a great chat as I have to go to dinner for #METC13 presenters. Need the archive! #sschat
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ayscueaquestion2/11/20134:13 PM@MrStaubSTEM I agree. Important to think about what will engage your group of students. #sschat
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