Practice Fractions with VersaMate App for iPads

If you’re teaching fractions to your students VersaMate is a fantastic companion app.  It covers equivalent fractions, as well as comparing, ordering, adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions.  This bright and colorful game asks children to interact with fractions while using critical thinking skills.  There are two sample activities to try for free more to download […]

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6 Free Apps to Teach Coding Skills

Teaching coding skills is something lots of teachers are really excited about. If you’re just starting to teach code in your classrooms or looking for more free code teaching resources, I’ve shared some of my favorite apps for teaching coding skills to students. I wanted to pull together my top 6 coding apps for teachers into one place […]

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Summer Events, Courses and More!

Summer is almost here and there is a lot of great news to share! Take a minute to learn about some exciting events and special offers from Class Tech Tips: As promised, This Spring I launched my Udemy course: Using QR Codes in the Classroom: Differentiate and Energize Your Lessons! which you can join for 50% OFF […]

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Teachley App for Early Elementary Math on Your Tablet

Perfect for K-2 students, Teachley: Addimal Adventure is an engaging math app that addresses a variety of Common Core State Standards.  This addition app provides models for students to use to solve each problem, and presents a handful of strategies for students to choose from. The high quality content combined with cartoon characters makes this […]

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Tiga Talk Speech Therapy iPad Games

If you’re a teacher working with special needs students or a parent of a child with language delays, Tiga Talk Speech Therapy Games is a great iPad app you’ll want to check out.  The purpose of the app is to encourage children to make different sounds as they play games.  This app was designed with […]

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Endless Numbers to Introduce Key Math Concepts

From the makers of Endless Alphabet and Endless Reader there is a brand new app called Endless Numbers that will definitely get your early learners excited about math practice. With five free levels and more available with an in app purchase, children can count and add with monsters at a carnival.  The kid-friendly interface and […]

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Video Tutorials to Learn & Review: Virtual Nerd Mobile Math

Video tutorials are a great way for students to review and learn new concepts.  Whether you’re looking for a way to flip your classroom, kick off a lesson, or provide extra resources for students, Pearson’s Virtual Nerd Mobile Math has a library of videos to choose from. This app gives you the opportunity to search […]

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12 Apps for the One iPad Classroom

You don’t have to be in a one to one iPad classroom to integrate this powerful tablet into your everyday routine. Not every classroom is 1:1 and many teachers find resources for one tablet classroom a bit frustrating as much of edTech focuses on 1:1 classrooms. If you’re not a 1:1 classroom, there are still a […]

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Google Hangouts in Your Classroom: Virtual Guest Speakers

Google Hangouts are a fantastic tool for connecting with colleagues, other classrooms and experts in the field.  If you aren’t able to take your students to a Civil War battlefield or a National Park, or just can’t afford to fly a guest speaker to come to a school assembly, try organizing a Google Hangout. This […]

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How-To: Link Images to QR Codes

QR Codes are a fantastic way to take students directly to a website and I’ve shared tons of ways I like to use them!  If you want your students to find a picture without doing a Google Image search, it’s easy to create a QR code that takes students directly to a photograph. 1. Do […]

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