Resources

Toontastic-Digital Storytelling

 Toontastic is a great tool to utilize for Digital storytelling.  This resource will teach you how to use Toontastic.  As...

5 Alternative Ways To Play Quizlet Live

While in the #ISTE19 expo hall, some of the Five Star Team stumbled on the View Sonic booth where Patrick McMillian and Matt Miller were...

16 Ideas for Student Projects in Google

As educators, we think often all of the ways we can use the G Suite for instruction. Yes, you can make a worksheet "digital" by designing it in a...

The Educator's Role in Critical Thinking

"Thinking is not driven by answers but by questions."The Foundation for Critical Thinking has a lot to say about the learning opportunities that...

Lesson Example: iPads and Polygons

Creating great lesson plans with technology can be tough, but it isn't impossible. Common Sense Education has a great site filled with all kinds of...

Google Classroom: How to Use the Stream

In Google Classroom, the Stream is where you can share information and questions with students, teachers, or classmates by adding posts and comments....

Coding With SAM Labs: Variables

In computer science, a variable is a placeholder for a piece of information that can change. This short video will help you and your students learn...

My Flipgrid

My Flipgrid is a new website by Flipgrid. Just go to my.flipgird.com and login with your Google or Microsoft domain or email. In MyFlipgrid you and...

Google Slides: Sorting Shapes Activity

Have you ever thought, "My students just aren't old enough to use Google Slides?" or "I'm not sure I can teach my grade-level standards using the...

Clean Up Your Google Drive

It is the end of the school year, and if you have been using G Suite your Drive is probably starting to look like a mess. Watch this short video to...

Edpuzzle: Grading Open-Ended Questions

Edpuzzle automatically grades questions that are multiple choice but not open-ended. Learn how to give your students a grade on a 1-100 scale, as...

Buncee-Digital Storytelling

Want to change up your students presentation skills and engage them even more in their projects? Try Buncee, "A creation and presentation tool for...

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,...

Making Learning Meaningful: It's All About the Why

Have you ever thought to yourself, "They should have learned this last year" or "They should already know this!"?  It's possible that your...

Getting Students to Share

The Pyxis team has created a document that will give you some tips on how to create new opportunities for your kids to share during learning. This...

MobyMax Sight Words

With the MobyMax Sight Words module, students improve their recognition of high-frequency words. Join MobyMax Professional Development Specialist...

Infographics: How to Do Research

Research is a key step in gaining knowledge about any field. In this video, the professional marketing team at Vertical Measures outline some great...

Getting Students to Reflect

Still want to know more about what it means to reflect? We have more answers. This PDF is all about the Awesome 8 Learning Opportunity, Reflect. You...

Google Slides: Reading Recordings

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

Google Drive: Transfer Ownership of Files or Folders

If you have created a file or folder but no longer need it, you could simply delete it from your Google Drive. However, if you do this, anyone who...