Resources

Clarisketch for the Chromebook

Clarisketch is an app that allows users to combine photos, annotations, and speech to explain ideas and concepts in video form.  Once only...

Lesson Example: Google Earth Geography

It's never to early to start seeing the world from different perspectives. This video demonstrates a lesson with first grade students that...

MobyMax Vocabulary

With the MobyMax Vocabulary module, students learn new words quickly and are sure to remember them for a lifetime. Join MobyMax Professional...

Canvas Annoucements

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

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...

#Explore in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #3: EXPLOREAt Pyxis we believe that learning occurs when teachers allow students to be curious...

Lesson Example: Soft Landing

Getting tired of the old egg drop experiment? This lesson plan from The Teaching Channel puts a new spin on an old favorite. Everything you need to...

Lesson Example: Character Exploration via Google Forms

Doc Appender is a great Add-on in Google Docs that allows you to get responses from a Google From and move them directly to a Google Doc. Are you...

PBL: Am I Doing it Right?

Many times educators that are beginning the Project Based Learning (PBL) journey focus solely on the lesson design. This is, of course, and extremely...

Diigo: How to Organize an Outline

In this short video tutorial, Vicki Davis, the creator and author of the blog Cool Cat Teacher, demonstrates how to use Diigo Outliners to...

10 Great Ways to Use Popplet in Kindergarten

Popplet is a mind mapping tool perfect for helping students visually represent their thinking, learning, and connections they make when exploring new...

A Changing History of Assessment

Assessment is changing, or needs to change, alongside our changing students.  Learners today are preparing for a very diverse career path and...

Canvas Content Pages

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team provides useful tips to creating the most effective and student-friendly Canvas content pages. In...

Destination Modern Art!

Understanding modern art isn't always the easiest task. However, it can be one of the best tools in getting students to think about meaning and to...

Augmented Reality With Aurasma Studio

Remember the Pokemon Go craze? That program is a great example of an augmented reality tool. The user sees a real image through his/her phone but...

PyxisEDU: Getting the Most Out of Resources

Using resources in Pyxis is easy, but it never hurts to know all the tips and tricks. This video will let you know all the secrets to using Pyxis...

Interactive History with Historypin

This video will give you an introduction to and show you some new features of the interactive mapping software "Historypin. Historypin is a digital,...