Instructional Material Services

  • CIU20 has a wide variety of instructional content and instructional innovation tools to enhance professional development and classroom instruction for our districts to borrow. Please browse through the available resources for your specific educational needs. Professional development on how to utilize and integrate the equipment into the curriculum and/or classroom is also available.
     
     

     

     
     
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Document Camera Document cameras can be used in the classroom to show live video of whatever is placed under the lens. It projects objects or materials for the whole class to see. Some uses of a document camera in education are to take notes, review student�s papers, dissection purposes, manipulatives and iPod/iPad demonstration 2
LCD Projector LCD projectors provide a way for students to see everything that is on the teacher�s screen. A teacher can project their PowerPoints, class notes, and videos, from sites like United Streaming and Safari. They can also be used for students to show their multimedia projects to the class 2
Flip Camera Students can easily record video and upload their work to their computer. Using the appropriate software installed on the computers, students will be able to edit and personalize their videos to create multimedia projects, including public service announcement, digital stories and retell historical events. There are two sets of flip cameras that contain 8 flips in a set. 2 sets of 8
Green Screen Package The green screen package contains a green screen with stand and two lights to eliminate shadows. Using the Green screen is an engaging way for students to creatively retell or create their own stories. Potential curriculum ideas for digital storytelling include persuasive writing, problem solving, retelling of historical events, authentic writing, and creating a public service announcement. 4
ikan 3 Pointn Light Kit No matter if you're in the studio or on location, the newly designed ikan ID 500 is the perfect solution. Like other LED lights, the ID 500 is both lightweight and cool and requires far less AC power than incandescent lights. However, the ID 500 from ikan will give you the freedom to go anywhere with or without AC power. 1
Garmin Etrex GPS Case 8 The rugged and waterproof Garmin eTrex H is an ideal starting point into the handheld GPS arena. Whether you�re looking for a GPS unit for your backpack, hunting pack or fishing box, or an emergency backup to your boat�s marine navigation system, the eTrex H has you covered. Its four-level grayscale display is clear and easy-to read, even in sunlight, and features an LED backlight for dark conditions. The 5.3 oz. unit features a molded grip and a sturdy case, and runs up to 17 hours on a set of 2
iPad Case 15 to 16 iPads in charging and syncing hard case. The iPad is a tool to engage learners and enhance their learning. Downloading apps, integrating digital textbooks and accessing the web are a few ideas on how the iPad can be integrated into the curriculum. There are a multitude of uses and accessibility features for the special education learner. 2
K-Nex Stem Design Challenge Set This set includes all the K'NEX Rods & Connectors you will need to participate in the Pennsylvania STEM Design Challenge. Does Your Class Have What It Takes? Bring the excitement of this unique challenge to your classroom. The Allegheny Intermediate Unit is conducting this Stem Design Challenge, and K'NEX is delighted to participate on this program. The Challenge is designed for students in grades 4-8, to work collaboratively to research, design & build a model using K'NEX parts to meet a spec 7
iPad 2 Wifi The iPad is a tool to engage learners and enhance their learning. Downloading apps, integrating digital textbooks and accessing the web are a few ideas on how the iPad can be integrated into the curriculum. There are a multitude of uses and accessibility features for the special education learner. 1 Single iPad
Math 24 - Single Suntex International 24 Single Digits Game is perfect for developing mental math, problem solving, pattern sensing, number sense, concentration and critical thinking skills. In the Single Digits Math 24® Game, the competitors (or solitaire player) think out how the numbers can be combined by adding, subtracting, multiplying, or dividing to yield a result of 24. 3
Math 24 - Double Suntex International 24 Double Digits Game is perfect for developing mental math, problem solving, pattern sensing, number sense, concentration and critical thinking skills. In the Double Digits Math 24® Game, the competitors (or solitaire player) think out how the numbers can be combined by adding, subtracting, multiplying, or dividing to yield a result of 24. 3
Math 24 - Variable In the Variables Math 24® Game, the competitors (or solitaire player) try to find a VARIABLE NUMBER (any whole number from 1 to 9) which, when used with the other numbers on the card, can make 24 on both wheels. 3
BREAKOUT Edu Kit The Breakout EDU kit allows for the facilitation of games where players use teamwork and critical thinking to solve a series of challenging puzzles in order to open the locked box. 4