Scanova, a QR Code app for teachers, has created a set of engaging classroom activities for K-2 students, specially for Mother’s Day. Each activity has a QR Code-based answer sheet. Students need to solve questions and color the blocks of the QR Code that have the right answer. When they get all the answers right, the QR Code becomes scannable to reveal a video or song dedicated to mothers. Students can convert these answer sheets into gift cards and present them to their mothers.
The activities are housed on Scanova’s TPT Store
These fun and engaging activities are perfect for elementary class teachers looking to incorporate math and language skill practice into their classrooms. You simply need to download and print these for your students, making them a time-saver too.
to visit the QR Code Generator app by Scanova.
Earlier this year I shared a First Aid app from the American Red Cross that is full of useful information and completely free.
The American Red Cross also has three apps designed to support victims of natural disasters. Whether you’re studying a region of the United States or just looking to spark a discussion, these apps will come in handy. Show your students how to prepare and stay safe with the tips they share.
Check out my Common Core aligned lesson plans on hurricanes and tornadoes!
is a lesson planner tool for teachers that allows them to search through thousands of free resources such as Khan Academy, CK12 Flexbooks, and even their own Google Drive. Teachers can create, upload, and convert lessons, videos, and instructional material. With Standards Planner users can align their plans to all 50 state and national standards including the Common Core. It even lets teachers collaborate with colleagues to build units together.
This web tool gives teachers lots of extra options like subject calendaring and the ability to create pacing charts.Standards Planner users can schedules when they will teach specific assignments. Districts that sign up for Standards Planner can bundle features to fit the software to the needs of their schools.
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ReadWriteThink is a fantastic online resource for K-12 teachers. It includes access to English Language Arts lessons and activities for students in kindergarten through twelfth grade. Teachers can search by theme, lesson objective, and grade level as they look for the perfect idea to bring back to their students.
ReadWriteThink also has resources for professional development and afterschool programs. There are also real teacher stories and a new section with videos. Visit their website to check out all they have to offer!
Check out my Syllabuy Store for tech-friendly lesson plans for all subject areas!