Resources

Collaboration in Action

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

Pear Deck & Google Slides: An Overview

Here is a quick overview of Pear Deck, a formative assessment tool that gives every student a voice, and how it connects with Google Slides. Note:...

Blended Learning with the TNTP

Blended learning offers the opportunity to rethink how teachers teach and students learn.  Technology has the ability to personalize and accelerate...

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: Creating New Assignments

One of the best features of Google Classroom is how easy it is to create and post digital assignments to students!  And because Google knows that...

Edpuzzle: Explore Deeper

Providing an opportunity for exploration in your classroom is about peaking interest, but more importantly it is about allowing the students to...

Cue | Apps and Accessories

Visit the Wonder Workshop website to view the many apps and accessories that are available to integrate with your Cue Robot!  Once you have...

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...

Socratic Seminars for Mathematics

Socratic Seminar is a student-centered strategy that focuses on the power of questioning, inquiry, discussion, and debate. While these types of...

Implementation Guide: Best Practices

This implementation guide reviews best practices for using Cubelets in the classroom. The guide gives teachers ideas on how students can Speak,...

District Admin: Group Reports

Let’s take a look at the District Group Report, one of the many additional features that PyxisEdu District Administrators have available for use...

Digital Assessment for Differentiated Instruction

Assessment lies at the heart of differentiated instruction.  Pre-assessments (also known as diagnostic assessments) and formative assessments must...

Teaching 5th Grade ELA With Tech

Are you working with a limited number of devices in your classroom? Do you need to create structured time for working with individual students? This...

Adding Profile Tags in PyxisEdu

Welcome to PyxisEdu! Did you know that you can add tags to your profile? These tags allow you to easily find resources that match your interests....

District Admin: Individual User Reports

Individual user reports are a great way for the PyxisEdu district admin to encourage teachers to continue their growth and manage district wide...

Teaching 3rd Grade ELA with Tech

Technology marries well with the concepts and methods of Project Based Learning. This video from the Ohio Department of Education showcases a 3rd...

Screencastify: Appsmashing

This resource is a YouTube playlist to show how you can appsmash Screencastify videos with other popular tech tools for even more awesome...

An Introduction to Technology Integration

Why technology?  Students of today are learning, collaborating, and producing using digital tools.  Learning is being connected and...

District Admin: Managing Users

Your District Administrator account will allow you manage certain aspects of your district users’ accounts, as well as, create and edit user...

Canvas in the Elementary Grades

Here you will find exemplary elementary Canvas course home pages, modules, and resources created by educators at Noblesville Schools, located in...