Resources

CoSpaces Edu-Tutorial

Want to help your students create, consume, and connect using virtual and augmented reality? Check out the CoSpaces Edu tutorial. As you read the...

Lesson Example: Google Tour Builder

Make history come alive by using Google Tour Builder. This video outlines a lesson for 5th grade students that explores the Lewis and Clark...

SAM Labs: Block Directory

This incredibly useful Block Directory (pdf) is the perfect resource for getting to know all the parts and tools needed to begin learning with SAM...

Infographics: Creative Assessment

This website by Kathy Schrock is a great resource for developing lessons and projects that will showcase infographics as a form of student...

Reactive Listening

This video, from Common Sense Education, is all about getting kids to be reactive listeners. When you show video in your classroom, you want your...

10 Great Classroom Ideas with Google

This blog post from Matt MIller, author of Ditch That Textbook, pulls together some of the best short webinars from Google Education's on Air...

Math Problem Solved 8 Ways with MI

This narrated slide presentation explores ways to teach a 4th grade math concept on money using the different Multiple Intelligences from Gardner....

Create a Collection in Historypin

Historypin, the user-generated archive of historical photos, videos, and audio recordings, is an excellent tool to connect students to historical...

A Step-By-Step Plan for Teaching Argumentative Writing

The ability to formulate an opinion and convincingly articulate that opinion is a vital skill we need to be teaching our students.  When we...

Making Sense of Universal Design for Learning

This short video from Alberta Education gives an excellent overview of the research and guiding principles behind Universal Design for Learning, or...

Google Slides: Small Group Collaboration

Have you ever thought, "My students just aren't old enough to use Google Slides?" or "I'm not sure I can foster collaboration using the Google...

Ozobot Evo and Bit: Color Code Tips

Using markers and paper to program sounds easy, but there are a few rules a user must follow. Check out this resource for tips and tricks that show...

Lesson Example: Key Search Words

One of our first lessons as school age kids was how to use the Dewey Decimal System at the library. Understanding this system gave you access to all...

Epic! Monthly Calendars

Epic! provides monthly calendars that give you topics you and your students can study. Use these themes as a guide when lesson planning. Epic! has...

Raspberry Pi Projects

Raspberry Pi is a versatile tool. Check out this resource for projects for Raspberry Pi.  Browse through projects that can be done with the...

Using Lino.It in the Classroom

Having a shared, collaborative space for students to share ideas, brainstorm, or visually represent their thinking can be a powerful way to help...

Using Google Keep for Grading Comments

This is another gem by Eric Curts from Control Alt Achieve. In this video, Eric will show you how to harness the power of Google Keep for organizing...

Getting Started with Epic! Guide

Create a classroom account for Epic! books. This is a free digital library for students and classroom teachers with thousands of books that can be...

Google Classroom: Discussion Questions

*Please Note: This video demonstrates how to create a discussion question using the old version of Google Classroom. While the elements of discussion...

Interland - Play Your Way to Digital Citizenship

From Google's website:"Interland is an adventure-packed online game that makes learning about digital safety and citizenship interactive and...