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A reminder. RJ has electronic magazines available to support your teaching!
A copy for every student… Supplemental reading. Assigned Reading.
They can be read through the APP on the iPad or phone
OR simply loaded in any browser from the RJ library page on any device.
On campus, the magazines load automatically.
Off campus (or if a VPN is turned on) the regular RJ Database Password will be required.
The other titles included in our Flipster subscription:
Time, Seventeen, Rolling Stone, Runner’s World, People, Sports Illustrated, Golf Digest,
Commonweal, Car & Driver, Bon Appetit, Yoga Journal, World Soccer, 5280, Rugby World, Shutterbug,
Do you want to use more primary sources in your curriculum?
Are you requiring students to use primary sources in their research?
The RJHS Libraries have Research Guides for you and your students!
Recently updated with more websites that provide access to primary source documents, the Research Guides are just that – a guide to the best, most authoritative resources for research.
You can find these guides on the library website at:
>Golden Telescope Research Guides icon on right
>Social Studies section
Time — Seventeen — Science News — Rolling Stone — People — National Geographic — National Geographic History — Sports Illustrated — Commonweal — World Soccer — The Week — Rugby World — Runner’s World — Golf Digest — Car & Driver — Bon Appetit — Yoga Journal — 5280 — Shutterbug
The magazines can be viewed in any Web browser on iPad, Android tablet, any Smartphone or computer. Simply click on a cover above. For a full list, click on the “Flipster” Logo. Click here for a desktop Video tutorial.
Or use the App. Available for iPad/iPhone or Android. Instructions for the app.
This infographic reference can help remind you to use more student-centered instructional strategies in your curriculum. Click here for the complete graphic.
Maintained by the University of Nottingham (UK) comes this collection of videos for each element of the periodic table. Be sure to check out the university’s YouTube channel for more great content.
Video lessons on critical thinking, from analyzing a persuasive essay to dissecting research findings, as well as accessible videos on the practice of philosophy.
Link: Wireless Philosophy
Inspire girls to pursue STEM with these creative ideas inspired by Ada Lovelace (the world’s first computer programmer!):
- Create a timeline or a comic strip of her fascinating life (Her father was Lord Byron, the Poet) or another prominent women in STEM history: Katherine Johnson, Rachel Carson, and Sally Ride.
- Curate a collection of curious facts for students to explore
- Make them wonder with science “tricks” to spark interest
- Solve mysteries with SCIENCE
- Bake cookies using sunlight, or make a solar oven using a pizza box!
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