Resources

FlipQuiz.me

Remember all the hours it took to create a review game before a big test?  Now you can save time and invest all that energy into creating deep and...

Thinking in Action

In this video, you will see teachers demonstrating questioning techniques and speaking about the value of questions in their classroom. The important...

Digital Oversharing: Being Wise Before You Post

As students navigate the ever-evolving world of social media, showing the importance of their digital footprint in an effective way can be a...

Getting Students to Connect

The Pyxis team has created a document that will give you some tips on how to create new opportunities for your kids to connect during learning. This...

Make YouTube Safer for Kids

This video from Common Sense Media has some great tips for parents to make YouTube a safer place to search and explore.  Many of the settings, like...

Question Formulation Technique in Action

The Question Formulation Technique (QFT), developed by The Right Question Institute,  is a straightforward, rigorous strategy that helps all...

Sharing Leads to Learning

A Case for SharingManners aside, sharing serves an important part in the learning process. Unfortunately, many times the classroom unintentionally...

#Collaborate in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #6: COLLABORATEAt Pyxis we believe that learning occurs when we discuss our ideas with others.  We also...

Google Chrome - Downloads

This short video demonstrates how easy it is to download files using the Google Chrome browser.  In this video, you will learn how to:Download files...

Scaffolding Student Reflections

It is obvious that we feel that reflection is important for students. This article from Edutopia will outline the importance of making sure students...

Designing Spaces for Learning

What does it look like when you design the classroom and student spaces to amplify learning?  See how Elizabeth Forward Schools energized the school...

How to Reflect on Student Learning for Teachers, Students, and Parents

Tracking student progress throughout a school year can seem overwhelming.  Empowering students to take on this process, even more so.  But...

Annotate PDF Documents Using Google Classroom's iPad App

If you and your students use iPads for teaching and learning, you're going to love a little-known feature available inside the Google Classroom iPad...

ThingLink: An Introduction

ThingLink is a little hard to say, but it isn't hard to use. You might be wondering what exactly ThingLink is, so this video will give you an idea....

iPad Math Journals in Kindergarten

This resources is a real example of how you might use an iPad in Math for young students. This example, from DR. KRISTI MEEUWSE, uses the Geoboard...

Lesson Example: Google SketchUp

No matter how awesome a tool is, how a teacher utilizes that tool to create learning experiences is the most important. This is also the most time...

10 Ways to Use Nearpod

"The app is ‘web based’ and is accessible on a ‘log in’ basis. This means that you can access your Nearpod account through any device that...

Helping Students Become Better Online Researchers

Just because students are comfortable with technology and love the internet doesn't mean their are great at finding information or deciding it that...