Resources

Microsoft Sway: Presentations and Stories

Microsoft Sway is an awesome way for students to get busy creating and sharing! Think of Sway as a way to create interactive presentations, reports,...

Kami: The Collaborative PDF & Document Markup Tool

Kami is a web and extension based PDF and Document annotation/markup tool that works with Google Drive and Google Classroom.  As a teacher, you can...

Formative Assessment: Plickers

Plickers is a free, powerfully simple tool that allows teachers to collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for students to have...

Google Classroom: Alice Keeler's YouTube Playlist

Google Classroom is a powerful tool for any grade level and subject area.  Alice Keeler, a former high school math teacher and Google expert, has...

What are HyperDocs?

Maybe you've heard of HyperDocs, or maybe you're just looking for a way to amp up the use of Google Documents in your classroom, but aren't quite...

Office Lens: Immersive Reader for SPED

This video provides an overview of Microsoft's Office Lens app. It is available on many different devices, including devices that are running Google...

Strategies for Asking Better Questions

This video, by Thoughtful Learning, will show you some examples of question techniques to get the process of inquiry started. Have you tried any of...

Canvas Conferences: Record Lessons Using a Virtual Whiteboard

Canvas Conferences gives teachers the ability to differentiate instruction and  extend the learning environment for students.  This feature...

Cult of Pedagogy: Are You a Curator or a Dumper?

In a 1:1 educational world, an increasing number of teachers are moving away from their textbooks and towards a content curation style of...

MuseScore: Text, Lyrics & Chords

The tool MuseScore is a great alternative to Finale and Sibelius. In this video, Dr. George Hess, will show you the basic functions when working with...

MobyMax Writing Workshop

In the MobyMax Writing Workshop module, students are guided through each step of the writing process from rough draft to final project while...

Competency Based Education

Helping students set and attain personalized learning goals is the foundation for competency based educational learning models.  Competency...

#Share in 3 Minutes

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

Lesson Plan Examples for Book Creator

If you are looking for some sample lesson plans for Book Creator check out this resource from Common Sense Education! You will find 40 different...

MobyMax Reading Skills

With the MobyMax Reading Skills modules, students will read engaging and original pieces to develop their reading skills. Join MobyMax Professional...

Pear Deck: How do I see student responses?

Using Pear Deck, teachers can create engaging, interactive formative assessments that allow each and every student's answers to be viewed and...

MobyMax Phonics

With the MobyMax adaptive Phonics module, students learn everything from the alphabet to the Latin and Greek roots of words. Join MobyMax...

Google Geo: What is Google Earth Engine?

According to Google, “Google Earth Engine is a platform for scientific analysis and visualization of geospatial datasets, for academic, non-profit,...

Google Geo: Getting Started with Google Earth Engine

According to Google, “Google Earth Engine is a platform for scientific analysis and visualization of geospatial datasets, for academic, non-profit,...

MobyMax Phonics Spelling

With the MobyMax Phonics Spelling module, students learn how to recognize spelling patterns and incorporate phonics rules when spelling words. Join...