Matt Nupen

Location

MN

Affiliation

Mahtomedi Academy, District 916

Recent Posts by Matt

Sat Aug 13, 2016 4:10 PM in Technical Writing: Making Science Text More Readable
Thank you! I started doing more close reading with students last year using DocentEDU . Your suggestions for annotating and adding to scientific texts will work great with it. DocentEDU lets you add information (along with questions and discussions) into any website.

Mon Sep 21, 2015 1:49 PM in Technology
Find/choose tools that let students share their ideas and let you target their interests. Tools like DocentEDU and Explain Everything have had a big impact on my lessons. DocentEDU lets me pose targeted discussions questions anywhere in a text, including after a video I embed. Explain Everything gives students the ability to make amazing videos to show what they learned. Any tech that helps ...

Mon Sep 21, 2015 1:40 PM in New teacher without text ....how do you create lessons without a book?
I've been using DocentEDU to turn news articles, online textbooks like CK-12, and my published google docs into complete lessons. It lets you add questions, discussions, notes, videos, and more to almost any website. Here's a lesson I made on the scientific method https://docentedu.com/beta/share/9110ey5z