Discover how digital storytelling can improve narrative writing. Learn how to use infographics for formative assessment. Increase student engagement using social media. Tuesday, March 6th 6:00 PM (CT) Introduction to Digital Storytelling Enrich student writing and
It’s that time of year when basketball teams face off to compete for titles and educators in are the throws of testing and winding down the school year. Don’t foul out! Challenge yourself to make sure your teaching is on
Padlet has always been one of my favorite tools for exit tickets and quick collaboration but it just got SO… MUCH… BETTER! The latest feature added to Padlet is an option to make audio recordings directly in the notes on a
As part of her Tech Tutorials series, LT Lindsay Foster offered Interactive AFLs as a night class for teachers in BISD. Gathering after school, this intrepid group learned all about integrating technology into their Assessments For Learning (AFLs).
Close Encounters Move your students away from thinking of digital resources as only entertainment by helping them use media as text they can close read. A close read allows students to engage in a text multiple times with the purpose
Each teacher and every student in BISD has a Discovery Education account. It’s part of our Region 11 subscription. Some teachers don’t know that they have a subscription. Some teachers know that they have a subscription and they use the
Four to One Good readers and writers allow their previous experiences, emotions, and knowledge to shape their understanding and connections. This week’s strategy allows students to examine images and draw upon their prior knowledge and experiences to help frame complete
Connect the Dots By answering the question “Does this have meaning?” information is more likely to make its way into students’ long-term memory. This week’s strategy helps students understand the meaning behind a topic by developing a concept map that