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MSM-Middle School Matters is designed for Middle School Educators. We focus on the Middle School educators. Providing news, conversation on relevant topics, and links to other great sites, we want to reach out to other middle school educators. Join in the discussion at MiddleSchoolMatters.com

MSM-Middle School Matters is designed for Middle School Educators. We focus on the Middle School educators. Providing news, conversation on relevant topics, and links to other great sites, we want to reach out to other middle school educators. Join in the discussion at MiddleSchoolMatters.com

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MSM-Middle School Matters is designed for Middle School Educators. We focus on the Middle School educators. Providing news, conversation on relevant topics, and links to other great sites, we want to reach out to other middle school educators. Join in the discussion at MiddleSchoolMatters.com

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@MSMatters

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English

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Episodes

MSM 499: Whistle, not while you work, but at home and on Video

2/27/2021
MSM 499: Whistle, not while you work, but at home and on Video Troy and Shawn discuss video options and thoughts. Dave engineers the science. Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) What is Engineering? Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Strategies: Emoji Writing Prompts...

Duration:00:57:39

MSM 498: Pin and Click - You told on yourself

2/20/2021
MSM 498: Pin and Click - You told on yourself Jokes: Eileen Award: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute -- Pinterest http://k12science.net/pinterest/ Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Word(s) of the Year - George Grant, wordsmith https://soundcloud.com/world-news-group/word-play-pandemic The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!”...

Duration:01:10:27

MSM 497: TicToc Pasta Dancing Down By the Bayeux

2/13/2021
MSM 497: TicToc Pasta Dancing Down By the Bayeux Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Middle School Students Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Life Lessons from 100 Year https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9AThycGCakk&feature=emb_logo 9 habits of highly successful people, from a man who spent 5 years studying them...

Duration:01:03:39

MSM 496: Crisis or Opportunity

2/6/2021
MSM 496: Crisis or Opportunity Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: The Big Fib (Formerly Pants On Fire) https://youtu.be/C1cMdXs6wG0 Where Are You From? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=crAv5ttax2I#annotations:BsML9Gb2Eeuoun_1jQ-sIA The World’s Most Dangerous Fart https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfttRfTmtuE&feature=emb_logo The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time....

Duration:01:14:19

MSM 495: Online Learning is the New Coke

1/30/2021
MSM 495: Online Learning is the New Coke Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Meteorology Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Along - SEL Software for the COVID Era https://www.along.org/ The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Strategies: Teacher Health: Sleepwatch App https://www.sleepwatchapp.com/ Primary Source of the Day: A Warm-Up Activity Resources:...

Duration:01:06:28

MSM 494: Just Don’t Break Federal Law

1/23/2021
MSM 494: Just Don’t Break Federal Law Jokes: Eileen Award: WeChat: Becessie of Shijiazhuang Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Interdisciplinary Science Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Strategies: 5 Ways to Take the Distance Out of Distance Learning https://www.edutopia.org/article/5-ways-take-some-distance-out-distance-learning...

Duration:01:07:42

MSM 493: Day, Night, Hold on a Minute (or 59 seconds)

1/16/2021
MSM 493: Day, Night, Hold on a Minute (or 59 seconds) Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) The Day-Night Cycle Reports from the Front Lines The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Resources: Plagiarism Checker https://searchenginereports.net/plagiarism-checker#annotations:-BQGZlSGEeuviCdTLZ7b0w The University of Vilnius puts documents online for FREE! Music...

Duration:01:00:05

MSM 492: Insta is the new Santa?

1/2/2021
MSM 492: Insta is the new Santa? Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) What a Year! I was recently reading the November/December 2020 issue of “Science and Children” a publication of the National Science Teaching Association. In this issue, I read the “Editor’s Note” column written by Elizabeth Barrett-Zahn. Her article was entitled “What a Year.” Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Ira Glass on Storytelling...

Duration:01:04:40

MSM 491: France is Bacon...Another Lie I Tell Future Me.

12/26/2020
MSM 491: France is Bacon...Another Lie I Tell Future Me. Jokes: Advisory: SURPRISE (NOT)! NEW STUDY FINDS APPLYING ASSET-BASED INSTRUCTION HELPS BLACK YOUTH ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT https://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2020/12/26/surprise-not-new-study-finds-applying-asset-based-instruction-helps-black-youth-academic-achievement/ Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Count Birds for Science This Winter with Project FeederWatch https://feederwatch.org...

Duration:00:50:34

MSM 490: The Blob Opera, Can I get you off task….

12/19/2020
MSM 490: The Blob Opera, Can I get you off task…. Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) K12Science Podcast on Traditional Science Songs and Science http://k12science.net/scienceexplosion/songs Happy Holidays! Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Identical Twins Who Look Nothing Alike https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0Hp3HnS8M4&feature=emb_logo The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says,...

Duration:01:02:04

MSM 489: It’s a 50/50 . . .

12/12/2020
MSM 489: It’s a 50/50 . . . Jokes: Reports from the Front Lines I’m Worried About My Students https://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2020/12/05/im-worried-about-my-students-very-worried-and-here-is-what-im-planning-to-do-about-it/ The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Strategies: New Year’s Resolutions Forbes- Seven Strategies Time - Make New Year’s Stick If You Come to Earth...

Duration:01:08:15

MSM 488: The Fungus, Among Us...

12/5/2020
MSM 488: The Fungus, Among Us... Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Conducting Science Labs in a Virtual World Part 3 Reports from the Front Lines The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Advisory: Interviews https://slate.com/tag/interview-with-an-old-person Resources: Hidden in Plain Sight: The Ghosts of Segregation...

Duration:00:59:29

MSM 487: Linguee-knee and Its Raining in Germany

11/28/2020
MSM 487: Linguee-knee and Its Raining in Germany Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Conducting Science Labs in a Virtual World, Part 2 Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: The Twitterverse #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. And as Troy says, “The Twitter never stops!” Resources: LingueeTranslation with lots of details. https://www.linguee.com/#annotations:hW5X9DGIEeufMTt_bE8JSQ Bill of Rights Institute - Free...

Duration:01:01:52

MSM 486: We’ve done too much with sowing Discord.

11/21/2020
MSM 486: We’ve done too much with sowing Discord. Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Conducting Science Labs in a Virtual World Part 1 Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Get To Know Your Students Better https://www.edutopia.org/article/6-exercises-get-know-your-students-better-and-increase-their-engagement#annotations:Fwn4dCqNEeuqurPfi8w4Zg The Twitterverse Don’t forget #mschat every Thursday at 8:00...

Duration:01:17:03

MSM 485: Copy/Copy/Copy Conundrum - My Evil Twin

11/14/2020
MSM 485: Copy/Copy/Copy Conundrum - My Evil Twin Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Using Literature in the Science Classroom Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: The Twitterverse Pernille Ripp @pernilleripp Don’t forget #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm. Join host Todd Bloch for a scintillating discussion! Strategies: Why Do Teachers Love Sad Books Like Where the Red Fern Grows?...

Duration:01:00:45

MSM 484: Digital Learning - It’s about time.

11/7/2020
MSM 484: Digital Learning - It’s about time. Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Formative Assessment Probes Reports from the Front Lines Advisory: Media Multitasking Disrupts Memory, Even in Young Adults https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/media-multitasking-disrupts-memory-even-in-young-adults/#annotations:z540oh-fEeu83weTHLtaLA The Twitterverse Don’t forget #mschat on Thursdays at 8:00 pm EST....

Duration:01:02:39

MSM 483: Straight to Lazy . . .

10/31/2020
MSM 483: Straight to Lazy . . . Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: The New Normal AND, A SPECIAL “Happy Birthday” to the one and only, the fantastic, Mr. Dave Bydlowski. Reports from the Front Lines The Twitterverse Don’t forget #mschat every Thursday at 8:00 pm! Todd Bloch will have a topic all ready to go and another great discussion will ensue. Strategies: 20 juicy questions to ask students (#5 will...

Duration:01:00:31

MSM 482: Kitchen Culture

10/24/2020
MSM 482: Kitchen Culture Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Online Educator Reports from the Front Lines The Twitterverse Eric Curts @ericcurts Video Series: How to Use Google Hangouts Meet https://controlaltachieve.com/2020/03/meet-videos.html… #GSuiteEDU #ControlAltAchieve Don’t foget #MSCHAT every Thursday at 8:00 pm EST! Strategies: Anki https://apps.ankiweb.net/ Resources: How Are American Teachers...

Duration:01:04:11

MSM 481: Things That I Don’t Talk About with The Other 7th Grade Teachers

10/17/2020
MSM 481: Things That I Don’t Talk About with The Other 7th Grade Teachers Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Science and Art I was recently reading the July/August, 2020 issue of “Science and Children” a publication of the National Science Teaching Association. In this issue, I read the “Science 101“ column written by Matt Bobrowsky. His article was entitled “What’s a Fun Activity that Combines Science...

Duration:01:09:34

MSM 480: Now when you hear the creaking, it’s just my bones!

10/10/2020
MSM 480: Now when you hear the creaking, it’s just my bones! Jokes: Middle School Science Minute by Dave Bydlowski (k12science or davidbydlowski@mac.com) Middle School Science Minute: Citizen Scientists Reports from the Front Lines The Twitterverse Resources: Together, Apart, and “Among Us” Online Thinking Routines https://catlintucker.com/2020/09/online-learning-thinking-routines/ Web Spotlight: These Are Words Scholars Should No Longer Use to Describe Slavery and the Civil War...

Duration:01:17:12