Resources

Think-Pair-Share: Fun Alternatives

An important part of learning is not just sharing what you know with someone else, but being able to talk about how you arrived at a certain...

Google Classroom: Posting Assignments

There are lots of ways to use the assignments features inside Google Classroom. It is one of the most flexible parts of Classroom. This video is...

Using Video Effectively in the Classroom

The key to having students engaged and thinking is to have them be active and reactive to the material. Video is a great tool for doing those things....

STEM: Design Technology Lessons

The NRICH: Enriching Mathematics website, published by the University of Cambridge, focuses on material that can enhance learning opportunities in...

Flat - Create a Music Score Online

This video will teach you how to use the online software, Flat, to create a new score from scratch or how to import a MusicXML or a MIDI file. This...

Standing Atop a Glacier With Skype

In this resource the Skype Team describes a lesson where students get to explore a glacier up close. Their guide, Pall A. Davidsson, the founder of...

#Share in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #7: SHAREAt Pyxis we believe that increased engagement occurs when students are given the...

Benefits of Mind Maps

Helping students make their thinking and learning visible isn't always an easy task.  Mind mapping is a technique that can be used to help...

Collaboration in Action

This video builds on the concepts established by Edutopia in the Pyxis resource, Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding.  All...

Flipgrid K-12 Integration Lessons

Is there a way to engage students in reflection, sharing, and collaboration all in one place?  You bet!  With Flipgrid, a video-response...

MobyMax Alphabet

With the MobyMax Alphabet module, students master letter-name recognition for each uppercase and lowercase letter in the alphabet. Join MobyMax...

Google Docs: Basics of Sharing

Mom always said that it's best to share! That is a simple enough concept, but how about when it comes to sharing a Google Document? If you need to...

iPad: Apps for Math

Need some great apps for math? This video reviews some of the best apps for the iPad when it comes to teaching math. In the video, the host reviews...

Edpuzzle: Teacher Controls

This is a video explaining the teacher features and tools of edpuzzle. One thing not mentioned in the video is that edpuzzle already has a large of...

What the Heck Is a Tubric?

This is a must have for PBL lesson design and inquiry, but every teacher can use it. The video will explain how to use it to generate driving...

STEM: Math Meets Biology

FOR REVIEWThe NRICH: Enriching Mathematics  website, published by the University of Cambridge, focuses on material that can enhance...