Resources

I Like to Move it Move it

Studies show that students of all ages benefit from movement. In this presentation, we will be up and moving as I take you through brain break and...

Reflection Strategy: "Be Sure To"

This video from The Teaching Channel shows the strategy "Be Sure To" in action in a real classroom. This strategy is simple, doesn't take much time,...

Students As Makers & Doers

This link, from the National Writing Project, outlines the importance of authenticity when creating opportunities for students to produce. Make sure...

iPad Apps for Student Reflection

Are you using iPads in your classroom? If so, you probably know what an awesome tool it can be for producing student work. But, are you leveraging...

Google Slides: Audience Tools

Jamie Keat, from Teacher's Tech, outlines the new feature in Google Slides that allows real-time interaction with your audience. If you are a...

Visualization of Information: David McCandless

In this TED Talk, David McCandless explores the idea of how we look at information. Information by itself really isn't all that powerful until it is...

Sample Canvas Home Page Designs

Here you will see strong examples of Canvas home page designs.  Use these images as a guide to help you design and produce your own home page....

Edpuzzle: Teacher Controls

Feel like an Edpuzzle pro? Check your knowledge with this resource, which provides more insight into the teacher’s controls, and can benefit all...

Google Cardboard & Titans of Space

Google Cardboard is a program that allows you to bring immersive virtual reality experiences into your classroom in an affordable way.  All you...

MobyMax Student Sign In

MobyMax is a completely integrated K-8 curriculum and teaching system with progress monitoring, goal setting, fluency practice, motivation tools, and...

Common Sense: Private and Personal 3-5

Protecting your personal data on the internet is a vital skill for students to understand. This lesson from Common Sense provides the opportunity for...

MobyMax Test Prep

With the MobyMax Test Prep module, students’ scores on the state standardized test will dramatically increase. Join MobyMax Professional...

Formative Assessment: "Technology Fed Growth in Formative Assessment"

In this Education Week article, clear connections are made to the benefits of using technology for formative assessments in the classroom....

Google Forms Cheat Sheet

This resource, provided by the G Suite Learning Center, is a reference sheet for those of you who are new to using Google Forms. This cheat sheet...

The Importance of Taking Risks by George Couros

This blog post from George Couros challenges us as educators to become more comfortable with taking risks in the classroom. No matter your...

Copyright Case Study: Vlogs

With the tidal wave of personal video uploads and blogs on the internet, Fair Use practices have come under fire and have been analyzed in great...

Khan Academy: Using Incentives

Ready for a tool that will help get your students motivated? Khan Academy has some awesome incentives built right in, but they want to make sure...

MobyMax Reading Stories

In MobyMax’s Reading Stories module, students read fun, original stories with paired informational texts and then answer Common Core-aligned...

Symbaloo: How to Share a Webmix

Symbaloo is a visual, social bookmarking tool that makes it simple to organize and access frequently-visited websites.  One awesome aspect of...

Deck Toys: An Introduction

Are you looking for a way to add student choice, differentiation, and gamification to your lessons? Look no farther than Deck Toys! Appropriate for...