Thursday, June 4, 2020

New options for Screencastify

You now have new options to share in Screencastify (including EdPuzzle).  Please see Richard Bynre’s video here for directions.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Ideas for the end of the year

Creative Commons shares 30 suggestions for end of the year celebrations ( I know many teachers use Go Noodle- I didn’t know they had a celebration song!).  Some of the suggestions (i.e., Flipgrid) are not approved for use in the district.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Street View 15 favorite places

While catching up on webinars this morning, the Fifteen Favorite Street Views site was mentioned. It is a list that you could use to inspire your students ( Where would they want to go?) as well as encouraging their imagination. Was your favorite place on the list?

Monday, June 1, 2020

Sunday, May 31, 2020

You don’t need to be a Girl Scout

To enjoy this collection of student and family STEM activities here on a joint Girl Scout and Discovery Education site.

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Templates for Teachers

Sarah Kiefer and Beth Kingsley have a blog where they share fabulous Google templates.  Just copy the slides (and you can still edit) and share it with your students. Visit Templates for Teachers here.

Friday, May 29, 2020

Kindness 101- Service

Fran Maye shared this Steve Hartman video on service.  This might be something to share with your students. He has a Kindness 101 series each episode focusing on a different attribute.  Maybe share more than one and let your students select the one to view and reflect.

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Connecting Students to Sustainable Innovation with the Internet of Things Virtual Field Trip (6/5)

Put your students at the cutting-edge of smart tech and sustainable innovation with Conservation Station’s Internet of Things: Infinite Possibilities Virtual Field Trip launching on World Environment Day! 

Students will get an exciting look at how the internet they use in their everyday lives can be used to conserve natural resources, protect ecosystems, and create safer, more sustainable communities. 

Please click here to register.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Kahoot! in the classroom

Richard Byrne will step you through the process to add a self paced Kahoot! to your classroom.  Please see his blog post here.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Sesame Street explains it all

Here is a blog post from Sesame Street with parenting suggestions for helping children cope with the pandemic.