Resources

12-2018 Updates for District Admins

Check out the newest features for District Admins in PyxisEdu! You can now--Feature resources on the homepage --Send notifications --Assign...

SAMR + Bloom's = Powerful Integration

Put the tech integration alongside the curriculum model and you get one dynamic duo!  As you read this post from SAMR creator, Dr. Ruben...

Ozobot Bit: OzoBlockly Basic Training

This guide to getting started with OzoBlockly will help guide you to lessons and activities which will start you on your journey to introducing...

ChatterPix Tutorial

There are many useful applications available for students to use to make their thinking and learning visible.  One very easy-to-use #iPad...

itsLearning: Using the Planner

Using the itsLearning Planner feature allows teachers to have all kinds of flexibility when creating lessons. Now you can schedule when you want...

Lesson Example from Common Sense Media: A Creator's Right

This lesson example from Common Sense Media provides a fun activity for students to produce some original work and have a discussion around the...

Using HyperDocs in Class

If you're a Google Docs user, you've probably wondered, "How could I hype up this digital document to engage my students in more student-directed...

Google Chrome Keyboard Shortcuts for Chromebook

Utilizing keyboard shortcuts can help speed up your workflow. This list of Chrome keyboard shortcuts for the Chromebook gives you quick and easy...

Canvas Tutorial: Pages - Creation and Management

This video is part of the Canvas Video Guide for instructors.  The video linked here will provide a in-depth tutorial of how to create and manage...

Cue | Picasso Challenge with Sketch Kit

Tap into your inner artist with this resource.  Cue could be the next Pablo Picasso! Engage your art class or give your students a fun project...

Quizizz: Google Classroom Integration

Quizizz has updated it's Google Classroom integration! Now you can not only assign quizzes through GC, but also have the grades automatically updated...

#Think in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #5: THINKAt Pyxis we believe that learning occurs when we teach kids how to ask the right questions and...

Puppet Pals Tutorial

There are many useful applications available for students to use to make their thinking and learning visible.  One very...

Introducing Coding With Scratch Jr.

Kids don't have to be destined for a life of computer programing to enjoy coding. Every student should have a chance to explore coding for its many...

EquatIO: How to Use in Google Docs

Creating and using math in digital form can be frustrating and time consuming.  Thankfully, there is a Google Chrome extension...

Flipgrid in Mathematics

As a math teacher, it can sometimes be a struggle to help students develop a deeper understanding of the math they are learning.  According to Sean...

Ozobot Bit: Related Vocabulary & Standards

Learning and communicating in the language of computers can be confusing, with many new terms and applications to learn.  Use this vocabulary...

WeVideo for Education: Benefits and Quick Intro

WeVideo is a video editing platform that supports multimedia, screencasting, green screen, voice recording, and student collaboration. This video...

Harnessing the Power of YouTube

YouTube is a versatile, powerful learning tool, but sometimes it's not always easy to know how to use YouTube's many features to meet the needs of...

SpheroEdu Teacher Resource Guide

Sphero SPRK+ can be used to teach computer science concepts and/or supplement content in any content area. This guide welcomes you to SpheroEdu and...