Resources

The Geo-Literacy Project - Explore Outside the Classroom

Exploring outside of the classroom can be a very valuable learning opportunity for your students. It can be inquiry-based and student-centered,...

Class Dojo Student-led Portfolios

Class Dojo has launched some great new features that allow parents and students to share the classroom experience. If you are already a Dojo user...

Dealing With Digital Distraction in the Classroom

Opinions about when and where students should use devices abound. It often seems that everyone has a different opinion. Have you ever stopped and put...

Creating Student Profiles in Epic!

This short tutorial will help guide you  to create student profiles in Epic!  Epic! is a free digital library for students and classroom teachers...

Quizzes in Epic!

Create quizzes for your students in EPIC! books. This is a free digital library for students and classroom teachers with thousands of books that can...

Microsoft Office Mix Science Experiements

The University of Colorado Boulder has created scientific simulations on their PhET Simulations website that are great for all ages. This...

Formative Assessment: Formative

Formative is a formative assessment tool that allows teachers to ask various types of check-for-understanding questions and see their students'...

Learning Through Reflection

This resource is a chapter from the book Learning and Leading with Habits of Mind, edited by Arthur L. Costa and Bena Kallick which has been...

Learning Styles Explained

When students know their individual learning styles, they can better focus  learning and study time.  VARK research describes four basic...

6 Ways to Use Digital Storytelling in the Classroom

Many students use digital storytelling to demonstrate their knowledge and ability to write narrative stories. However, the power of digital...

WeVideo for Education: Podcasting

Record narration and voiceover with your computer's built-in mic directly on WeVideo's editor. This can allow educators and students to create a...

MobyMax Cognitive Skills Science Curriculum

The MobyMax Cognitive Skills Science curriculum lets students explore science concepts through cognitive skill manipulatives. Join Kayla Mallon, our...

Pear Deck Orchard: Ready-to-Use Lessons and Activities

If you love using Pear Deck with your students, but don't always have the time to create a new slide deck from scratch, Pear Deck Orchard is here to...

Google Forms: Password Protect a Form

Since Google Forms can easily be used for assessments, surveys, gathering student information, checks for understanding, and so much more, there...

Real-World Problem Solving in Action

Real, deep learning occurs when teachers allow students to be curious and explore with guidance. One way to help students engage in this type of...

Creative Commons Guide for Copyright and Fair Use

It might seem like any photo we want to use for a cool lesson or project is just a Google Search away, but that isn't really true. If we are adhering...

Padlet: 30 Ways to Use it in the Classroom

Have you heard of Padlet, but aren't quite sure how to integrate this collaborative technology tool into your classroom?  Look no further than a...

Diigo: Annotating a Webpage

Annotation has always been a great strategy for all readers, but as the digital text was introduced to the classroom it was very difficult for...

Create ePortfolios with Google Sites

The new Google Sites makes it easy for students in all grade levels to create digital portfolios documenting their mastery of standards. The...

Math and Engagement Using Seesaw

Seesaw can be such a powerful tool for students to make their thinking and learning visible, but is there a way to extend this learning power to math...