Resources

Lesson Example: Teaching With Blogs

In this resource, Read, Write, Think provides a solid strategy for how to use blogs in the classroom setting. Remember blogging isn't just about...

Getting Started With Team Drives

If you are looking for even more ways to collaborate in a digital environment, Team Drives might just be your answer!  Google Team Drives are shared...

Choose Your Own Adventure in Google Slides

We often think of Google Slide presentations as very linear: Slide #1 followed by Slide #2 followed by Slide #3, and so on.  However, there is a...

Power Up Your Parent Communication

Parents are a great asset in many ways, but communication with parents can be overwhelming and time consuming. Are you being proactive or reactive to...

Anti-Cyberbullying Toolkit

No matter what grade level you teach, it is never too early to start talking about responsible use of the internet. This is especially true when it...

Tinkercad-Tutorial 3D Models for beginners

With so many digital tools, it probably seems overwhelming to teach students to create 3D Models.  Tinkercad allows teachers to engage students...

Creating a Great Infographics Lesson Plan

New York Times, Learning Network: The beauty of infographics is that they allow for flexibility and personalization for the learners in your...

Blendspace: The Student Perspective

Learning new digital tools and techniques is fun, but sometimes we forget to think about what it looks like to our students. This video will show you...

Google Drive: Uploading Files

Google Drive, your filing cabinet for the cloud, is a safe and easy tool to use store all of your digital files.  Using Google Drive,...

Invite a Guest Speaker Into Your Class Using Skype

When your students are exploring new topics and concepts, there's no better way to help them connect what they are learning to the real world than to...

Color Code and Organize Your Google Drive

Using icons and colors isn't just a way to make your Google Drive look pretty. When it comes to organization and making processes more efficient...

Digital Note Taking Strategies That Deepen Student Thinking

Note taking has been and will continue to be an essential part of student learning.  Interestingly, some research indicates that students...

Standards-Based Grading: Zeros On 100 Point Scale

In this video, Rick Wormeli the author of Fair Isn't Always Equal, talks about the issue of zeros on the 100 point scale. If you ask ten...

Actively Learn: Reading Engagement

Actively Learn is one or our favorite tools to get students more engaged in reading. Once you give a reading assignment, you're at the mercy of the...

PyxisEDU: Welcome! Create an Account

This video will walk you through creating an account in PyxisEDU. It is a simple process, and you will be learning in no time. You will also find out...