Tag Archives: ideas

ZooKazam

Are you studying animals? Maybe even dinosaurs? Want to see them up close? Even learn some facts about the species? Then you need the ZooKazam app! (.99 cents and free.) This app still uses a target image. There are a … Continue reading

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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 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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24 Days of Cheer

  For the next 24 days I thought I would spread some holiday cheer by sharing some of my favorite tech tools. That means apps, websites, software, and other tech related things. Think of it as a technology advent blog. … Continue reading

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To Grade or Not To Grade

As you start getting your classroom ready for the next school year, it is the perfect time to evaluate your grading practices.  My goal with this post is not to provide an answer on how to grade, only to generate … Continue reading

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New Symbaloo Lesson Plan Site

I am excited about the new Lesson Plan site from Symbaloo. The site is in beta, and there are a number of glitches Symbaloo is working on, but the tool is classroom ready. I have not tested every aspect of … Continue reading

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Create a Lesson with Symbaloo

Symbaloo is a great way to share bookmarks, but with a little creativity a webmix can become an online lesson or workshop.  I created a vocabulary workshop that educators could participate in without my instruction.  I use the webmix in … Continue reading

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