Spotlight on Sources:
Welcome to Renzulli Learning’s Spotlight on Sources, some of our most engaging resources to excite and inspire your students!
This week we are featuring our favorite activities for high school students! Renzulli Learning links students to many free courses in a wide variety of topics and areas. Many of these courses are starting this week or have additional sessions starting later this summer! Looking for more courses than what are featured here? Do a Search in Renzulli Learning using keywords such as edX, uacourses, online classes, and online courses!
Do you have a student looking to explore a new topic area? Looking for something to keep busy over the summer? Share these amazing resources with them!
To locate these activities within Renzulli Learning:
Under the 'Teach' navigation, click 'Search'.
On the Search page, type in the title of the activity you would like to locate.
For more ideas to infuse enrichment activities with your curriculum, please visit the Unit Supplements on the Teacher Site, under “Teach.” We can also link these enrichment resources to your regular curriculum if you send us a theme or topic.
edX: Academic and Business Writing
College Writing 2.2x provides an introduction to academic and business writing for English Language Learners. In this course, students focus on understanding the demands of different styles of writing, and work to improve grammatical correctness, vocabulary development, and revision and editing skills. The five-week course includes material on vocabulary, tone, diction, and editing, all in the areas of academic and business writing. Students will have the opportunity to write on a number of different topics and ideas, always centered on areas of interest to them. The course materials are offered through readings and videos. Assignments include short writing assignments, quizzes, journal entries, and longer essays.
edX: Anatomy: Cardiovascular, Urinary, and Respiratory Systems
In this anatomy course, part of the Anatomy edX Series, you will explore the interactive relationships of the cardiovascular, respiratory and urinary systems, and the roles they play in your body. This course is a primer for the cardiovascular, respiratory, and urinary systems in which students learn the pertinent details of the structures and functions through a combination of lectures, videos, labeling activities and quizzes.
EdX: Anthropology of Current World Issues
edX: AP Courses
edX: AP Calculus: Challenging Concepts from Calculus AB & Calculus BC
edX: AP English Literature & Composition - Part 1: Stories
EdX: Basic Spanish 1: Getting Started
EdX: Becoming an Effective Leader?
Accounting Made Easy
Thanks for being a part of the Renzulli Learning family and we hope you find these resources helpful.
Your Renzulli Learning Team