Category Archives: School

Student Poem #1

I thought it would be fun to take a break to share some of the poems my students recently wrote. Even though they didn’t look forward to writing their own poems at the end of the poetic unit, I think … Continue reading

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Research Lesson Series: Part 2

Even with options, students will still use Google for research. Especially for everyday searches. For the second post in the series I want to share a few advance options in Google that will help students search in a more efficient … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Introduction

For the next series, I am going to focus on the writing process. I will share some of my lecture notes, but also share some of my favorite assignments I use to enhance my classroom. Some of the assignments are … Continue reading

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Metaverse AR Platform

The Metaverse is only a screen away… well with the Metaverse app anyway. So download the app, scan the code below and experience what Metaverse can do. If you are reading this on your phone, click the link below. https://mtvrs.io/BelatedCheerfulAmericancrowContinue reading

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Edorble’s New Web Virtual World

Welcome back! To start the school year I thought I would do a series on Virtual Reality (VR) / Augmented Reality (AR) applications. This field of technology is growing, and in fact, just as I was starting this post I … Continue reading

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Update to Symbaloo’s Lesson Plan Site

Symbaloo has been hard at work making some great updates to their Lesson Plan site. I will cover some of the basics in this post. You are going to like this. First update is the starting window. There is a … Continue reading

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Day 6: Symbaloo

I know I have blogged about Symbaloo before, so this post will be short. But, I couldn’t share some technology cheer without mentioning Symbaloo and the Symbaloo Lesson Plan Builder. Feel free to explore the Symbaloo webmixes page I have … Continue reading

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Day 5: Flipboard

For this cheerful day 5, I want to share the site / app Flipboard. For the purpose of this blog I will be using screenshots from the web-based application. There is no difference besides layout between the two. It was … Continue reading

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Day 4: PrintFriendly

For day 4 I thought I would share a useful tool: Print Friendly.  The purpose of this site is to make web pages more print friendly by removing advertisements, images, and even delete parts of an article you don’t need. … Continue reading

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Day 2: AllMyFaves

Welcome to day two of the technology advent blog. Today is special because I am giving away one of my secrets to finding new websites and tools: AllMyFaves.   AllMyFaves collects the best and latest sites, apps, and games from … Continue reading

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