Resources

Google Chrome - Cool Ways to Use the Omnibox

This short video by Amy Mayer, the creator and author of friETechnology, demonstrates some cool ways Google Chrome users can creatively use the...

MobyMax Reading Stories

In MobyMax’s Reading Stories module, students read fun, original stories with paired informational texts and then answer Common Core-aligned...

Digital Tools for UDL

Explore the interactive "thinglink.. to find free technology tools that can be used for Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guidelines in all...

Lesson Example: Alternative Energy

The Teaching Channel and Boeing have teamed up to create some problem-based lesson plans that combine science, math, and engineering while building...

Using Tackk with Google Classroom

Tackk is a web tool that allows teachers and student to easily create web content. What does that mean? If you have a lesson or group of resources...

The Critical Thinking Video Library for Students

Critical thinking is about being able to ask questions, gather multiple pieces of information, and then synthesize it into your own world view. This...

The Geo-Literacy Project - Explore Outside the Classroom

Exploring outside of the classroom can be a very valuable learning opportunity for your students. It can be inquiry-based and student-centered,...

Additional Google Docs Features

Making the switch to Google Docs, but already have a number of documents in Microsoft Word and don't want to start over?  What to view an older...

Screencastify: A Teacher Demonstration

Teacher Jamie G. highlights the Chrome web extension Screencastify and how she uses it in her classroom. This screencasting tool is a quick and easy...

Teaching Up

What is the "Teaching Up" model, and how can it be applied to your professional situation?  Tomlinson and Javius have identified 7 principles that...

Getting Students to Reflect

Still want to know more about what it means to reflect? We have more answers. This PDF is all about the Awesome 8 Learning Opportunity, Reflect. You...

What is an Infographic?

You have heard it all before. Infographics are cool. Infographics are fun. But, what IS an infographic? If you have been wondering that same...

Canvas Tutorial: Pages - Creation and Management

This video is part of the Canvas Video Guide for instructors.  The video linked here will provide a in-depth tutorial of how to create and manage...

Storyboard That Tutorial

There are many useful applications available for students to use to make their thinking and learning visible.  One creative online application...

MobyMax Cognitive Skills Science Curriculum

The MobyMax Cognitive Skills Science curriculum lets students explore science concepts through cognitive skill manipulatives. Join Kayla Mallon, our...

PowerPoint: Adding Videos

Did you know you can embed YouTube videos into your PowerPoint presentation? Microsoft makes it easy to use high-quality, engaging videos that will...

Canvas Calendar

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team demonstrates some useful ways the Canvas calendar can help teachers, students, and parents stay organized and...