Tag Archives: creativity

Fill in the Blank

For this post I will share the idea of using the technique of filling in the blank while presenting. This is a great way to build discussion into a presentation, or help students interact with their notes. For this example … Continue reading

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PowerPoint Image Design

I am going to continue with the image ideas for this post. We are going to use shapes to create a different look for any images you might use in your PowerPoint. I am starting with a blank slide. Next … Continue reading

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Day 23: Aurasma

For day 23 I have to share a site I have talked about before, Aurasma. Since the goal of this series was to spread a little cheer I had to include it. My family and I have so much fun … Continue reading

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Day 21: Typic

I post a lot of photos. I post a lot of photos with my own quotes and quotes from other sources. My favorite app to make these creations is Typic. It is the most used app (besides the camera) on … Continue reading

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Day 9: Teleport

For day 9 I have a new tool for you, Teleport. It is in beta, but if you have video you can create an informative webpage. Here is a quick example of what it can do (I put this together … Continue reading

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Day 3: SnapGuide

 Snapguide is one of my favorite apps for school and for personal use. Snapguide is designed for users to create visual based how-to guides.  That’s it.  Sounds simple. It is, and that is what makes it great.  The guides are … Continue reading

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Art and Technology

I thought I would share some ideas for fusing art and technology into your classroom.  As an English teacher, I use art in a variety of ways.  From creating a persuasive poster for Thomas Paine’s The American Crisis to creating … Continue reading

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Learning Management Systems

For the next series of posts, I am going to highlight some of my favorite tools in Schoology, Edmodo, and Moodle. My goal is not to recommend one over another but to share aspects for each LMS that you can … Continue reading

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Old School Tool: Coloring

In the July 10, 2015, issue of Parade Magazine, Hillari Dowdle shares the joy of coloring in her article “50 Shades of Happy: The New Joy of Coloring.” The article is centered on why adults are now finding their way … Continue reading

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Aurasma

This article first appeared in 2012 on my blog, It is all Connected. Overview: Aurasma Lite allows you to create and view augmented reality tags, or Auras as they are called, in the world around you. The app allows you … Continue reading

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