Padlet in the Classroom
Time to get APPy friends! Today I am sharing a technology tool that is not quite an app. However, you can press the sharrow and add to home screen to create an app for it. The tool of choice is called, PADLET. Think of an online bulletin board. Instead of students posting sticky notes on a wall, they can post on a virtual wall. At this time, my students are writing expository pieces. I wanted to make sure the kids truly understood what an expository piece was. The class was asked to post…
The one Windows 10 tweak every user needs: ‘GodMode’
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7 Powerful iPad Literacy Apps for Children
7 Powerful Literacy iPad and iPhone Apps for Children..great way to incorporate digital learning into your reading block! Technology in the elementary classroom.
Chrome Extensions for Struggling Students and Special Needs
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No More Curtains! Smart Glass Blocks Light on Command
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3 Ways to Check for Understanding with Technology
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Sur-Fake: Photo Manipulations by Antoine Geiger | Inspiration Grid
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Garage Door Opener Logs To Google Drive
A garage door opener is a pretty classic hack around these parts. IR, Bluetooth, WiFi, smartphone controlled, web interfaces — we’ve seen it all. But if you want to keep track of peopl…
Chromebooks Rules for the Classroom FREE
Free Chromebooks Rules for the Classroom. If your school is using Google Chromebooks in the classroom, use these technology rules for using notebooks in the classroom to get your kids started. EDITABLE so you can change them for your classroom needs. You can adapt these rules to various notebooks o...
Students Can Create Nice Explanatory Videos on Shadow Puppet Edu
This is a partial cross-post from my other blog, iPad Apps for School . Shadow Puppet Edu is a free iPad app that students can use to c...
The Secret to Google Forms Spreadsheet Grading | Lindsay Ann Learning
Use Google Forms for assessment AND save time grading in the Google Forms spreadsheet! Use "Save as Doc" and conditional formatting to make life simple!
10 Amazing Tech Videos and Activity
Show these 10 amazing technology videos to your students. Pause after each video to give students time to respond to the questions.• The videos are exciting, quick and definitely grab students' attention. • They showcase cutting edge technology.UPDATE: This activity has been completely redesigned ...
New Audi Q7 diesel sheds pounds, aims for over 40 mpg average
Audi introduced an update to its Q7 SUV at the 2015 Detroit auto show, featuring reduced weight, greatly increased fuel economy and a stunning cabin tech package.