When do games inspire learning? GBL Webinar

On May 18th, I am moderating a webinar on game-based learning in the classroom. It is with leading expert Greg Toppo, USA Today’s K-12 education writer (and a former teacher). This GBL Webinar will focus on a popular topic schools are exploring this year. Greg has been researching game-based learning in schools. He recently wrote The Game […]

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iPad Animal Cam with Interactive Games for Students

Virry is an awesome iPad Animal Cam app that students of all ages will love to explore.  It gives users access to live cams for different animals as well as tons of interactive content.  Kids can also play games as they check out each animal, including lions, meerkats, giraffes, and more. iPad Animal Cam Children can watch […]

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Stage App: Turn Your iPad into an Interactive Document Camera

Teachers in one iPad classrooms can turn their device into an interactive document camera with lots of do-it-yourself tricks. The perfect app for turning your iPad into a presentation tool is Stage: Interactive Whiteboard and Document Camera. It lets users switch from a white board, image background, and camera all while writing on the screen.  Extra […]

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Essential 21st Century Skill Support: Try Hopscotch Coding App for Kids

Preparing students for careers of the future is absolutely essential!  Although there are many terrific coding events that highlight the importance of computer science, you can bring these skills into your classroom regularly. Looking for a coding app for kids? Add Hopscotch to your list! Coding App for Kids Hopscotch is a free app with […]

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QR Code Mother’s Day Activities from Scanova

Looking for QR Code Mother’s Day Activities? Scanova is a QR Code app for teachers. They have 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 […]

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Learn a New Word Each Day with this Free Vocabulary List

Looking for a free vocabulary list? Sharing new vocabulary with students is an important part of the everyday work that happens in your classroom.  If you want to introduce a new word to students each day there is a free daily email. It certainly brings vocabulary to your inbox. Free Vocabulary List Make Your Point […]

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Increase Student Participation with Two Terrific Name Selector Apps

There are so many classroom management tools that I love.  Name Selector Apps can definitely come in handy! Two of my favorites iLEAP Pick A Student and Random Name Selector. They make sure that you call on every student in your class.   Name Selector Apps Instead of the traditional coffee can full of popsicle sticks with students’ names […]

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Fun with Circuits: Electronics for Kids

Fun with Circuits makes Electronics for Kids fun, simple, and accessible for children.  Designed for kids five and above, Fun with Circuits incorporates literacy skills into circuit exploration.  It combines storytelling and circuit building to engage young learners with foundational STEM skills.  Kids read a story, learn the key concepts, and make new circuits. Electronics for Kids There are so many […]

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Eduporium for School Tech Products

Eduporium is a reseller of technology products. These products can help students grow with 21st century skills. This can include creativity and systemic thinking.  Their site includes child-centered, project-based and STEM/STEAM education tools for teachers. Looking for School Tech Products? You will certainly want to check them out! School Tech Products It organizes lots of resources. These have […]

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BoardShare is an Instant Smart Wall for Classrooms

BoardShare is a completely portable device. This turns any surface into an interactive whiteboard. Students and teachers can take notes on the virtual whiteboard. It has the ability to save, edit, print, and email these notes.  BoardShare gives you the ability to interact with and annotate any document. You can also annotate a website, or software […]

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