Digital Literacy

The most important part that I have yet to mention within my blog is Digital Literacy. Digital Literacy is something that should be taught, discussed, and brought up whenever technology is used within the classroom.     Simiply by showing this image, or one similar to your class and ask them what they think each […]

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Great Educational Websites!

Every now and then while teaching you have an awkward amount of time where you don’t want to start a lesson that you would have to end early for your students to go out for recess, go to library, whatever it may be. Or maybe, you are just plain old tired and need to sit […]

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Raving about Raz Kids!

Raz Kids is an amazing reading program to utilize within your classroom! Raz Kids is an online guided reading program that offers e-books, online reading quizzes, and downloadable stories. It is geared towards K-Grade 5 and has 29 different levels of reading difficulty, This tool can be utilized both in the classroom and at home! […]

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Noisy Classroom? Try this!

It is easy for noise levels to raise on a daily basis in classrooms. While I don’t have a magic trick to eliminate it all together, I do have a few ideas!   First, Copy and paste, www.bouncyballs.org  into a new tab and press Begin!   Once you press begin you will see a microphone in […]

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Class Dojo

Class Dojo is the American version of Fresh Grade. It builds community within the classroom while keeping parents and students involved. Each student recieves an avatar and all the avatars show up on the front homepage. The little green bubbles on the upper right hand corner are points that student has earned. The teacher is […]

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