Promote Student Engagement with imakiku

imakiku turns students from passive listeners into engaged learners by leveraging mobile technology.  It enables real-time voting, posting and survey capabilities via smartphones, tablets or laptops.  Before class time, teachers can create questions for students with possible answers.  Once class starts, students can use the participation code (or scan a QR code) to access questions.  Students can submit […]

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Science4Us.com for K-2 Digital Curriculum

Science4Us is a K-2 standards-based, digital science program.  It is based on the 5E inquiry-based instructional model: Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, Evaluate.  Teachers can decide how to deliver material.  This program is flexible enough for whole group lesson, small groups or one on one instruction.  It includes embedded teacher support such as teacher guides and videos. […]

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The Sound Cart for Classroom Audio

Whether you are sharing a video clip at the beginning of a lesson or need your own voice projected around the room, having an audio setup in your classroom can definitely come in handy.  The KONGcart Bundle includes a special audio setup to help make this happen.  This tool comes with a 30W speaker from […]

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Luna Interactive Projection Camera for Lesson Modeling

Using technology thoughtfully and effectively is an important part of today’s classrooms.  Not only can technology integration engage students, it can help them better understand key concepts and real world applications for problem solving.  Technology can enhance learning and often encourages collaboration among students.   The Luna™ Interactive Projection Camera helps teachers integrate technology tools into their […]

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Edu.buncee.com Earth Day Contest

Edu.buncee.com, a creation and presentation tool, is hosting The buncee Earth Day Contest. To enter, students K – 8 will be asked to create a buncee answering the question, “What could your school do to help protect the Earth?” The winners will receive a $200 Amazon Gift Card and bunceeEDU Plus subscriptions for their school. […]

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GradeSlam for Online Tutoring

There are different resources online to help students master key concepts and find answers to their questions.  GradeSlam offers 24/7 private, on-demand online tutoring to students.  Kids can get help on any subject area in grades K-12.  It’s a great option for families who are looking for an affordable tutoring option and aren’t ready to […]

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14 Math Edugames for Students: Geometry, Number Sense & More

Here’s a list of 14 Math Edugames!  Whether you use these for enrichment, intervention, in stations, or simply recommend a favorite to families, you’re sure to find something to meet the needs of your students. Have a favorite that’s not on this list? Leave a comment or send a message sharing an app that you […]

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Adobe Spark Page: Amazing Storytelling Tool

I’m a big fan of the storytelling tool Adobe Spark Video.  If you’ve attended one of my workshops this year you know I can’t stop talking about how powerful and easy it is to use.  Adobe has just released an amazing new storytelling tool that is just as exciting.  Adobe Spark Page is an iPad app that […]

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Collect School and Student Data with TRAIN

Schools and districts looking to change the way they collect data on school climate and student behavior will want to check out TRAIN.  This mobile tool is designed for school-wide data collection, analysis, and communication.  With dedicated iOS and Android apps, teachers and school leaders can collect data easily, in real time.  This includes information […]

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Canaryflow for Simplifying Classroom Workflow

Canaryflow is designed to help teachers and students follow a simple workflow inside and outside of the classroom.  With this tool a teacher creates a lesson, adds an assignment, and schedules the lesson.  Students access the lesson and assignment, and submit the work for the assignment.  The teacher then collects the assignment, annotates and grades the assignment, and publishes grades.  Students can then review […]

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