Health and Physical Education
Hillendale Elementary School
• Discovery Education - Discovery Education streaming is a digital video-on-demand and online teaching service… Ask your school if you have access.
• NIH Curriculum Supplement Series - The NIH Curriculum Supplement Series are interactive teaching units that combine cutting-edge science research discoveries from the National Institutes of Health FREE!
• KidsHealth – Great site for health information and teacher resources.
• BAM! Body and Mind – BAM! is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention and contains excellent health related information.
• Hillendale Health – A website designed for upper elementary health education.
• Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – A wealth of data regarding everything from ADHA to Zoster.
• Smart Technologies – Industry leader in interactive whiteboard technology.
• Other Favorites – Hillendale Health Resource Page provides a list of my most visited
Health related websites.
• Apple’s Quicktime Pro Multimedia Creator and Editor $29.95
Nice tool for basic editing of audio and video. Quicktime is a software application that is
cross platform (PC and Mac).
• KompoZer - KompoZer is a complete web authoring system that combines web file management and easy-to-use WYSIWYG web page editing. KompoZer is cross platform and it’s FREE! MAC OS only.
• Audacity – Audacity is a free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. Audacity is great for creating custom CD’s to use in Physical Education classes. Audacity is also valuable for producing voice recordings to support
• Hot Potatoes - The Hot Potatoes suite includes six applications, enabling you to create interactive multiple-choice, short-answer, jumbled-sentence, crossword, matching/ordering and gap-fill exercises for the World Wide Web. Hot Potatoes is freeware.
Other classroom technology ideas
• Making posters using Microsoft Word
Inquire about a printer capable of printing paper size (13”x19”). This paper size is
sometimes referred to as Super B or Super A3.
Audio course: Decorate documents with backgrounds, borders, and text effects. http://office.microsoft.com/training/training.aspx?AssetID=RC011313811033& pid=CH060832071033
• PowerPoint - Presentation tool and a Web Authoring tool
* Save as Web Page
* Online student access
* Post on District Server for student access