Lindsay Foster is a BISD Learning Technologies Coach and was named a 2018 LEGO Master Educator. LEGO Master Educators are a new community of early learning through high school educators, and that the program will soon open to educators around
Burleson ISD will host a free training from Google on Applied Digital Skills. This free digital curriculum and professional development session will help educators learn how to enroll their students and use the lessons. Seats are available for this three hour professional development
What is Skype a Scientist? Well check out how the resource describes itself: Skype a Scientist matches scientists with classrooms around the world! Scientists will skype into the classroom for 30-60 minute Q and A sessions that can cover the
Spent today at #TXGoo18 (the Texas Google summit). This is the sixth annual event and this post features the tweets and shared resources in Twitter from the event.
Looking for a way to engage your learners and build some critical thinking skills? Why not try this activity that allows them to build representations of numbers, determine a number based on a word problem riddle, and explain their thinking.
This activity is appropriate for students in grades 1-2-3 but could be adjusted to meet the needs of other learners. The T.E.K.S. are listed in the presenter notes. The activity also addresses technology integration and three of the ISTE 4
Do you have 45 to 90 minutes? Are you looking for something to tie in to the writing T.E.K.S. ? Google’s new Applied Digital Skills program is a wonderful way to integrate classroom learning, digital skills practice and digital citizenship
We had 30+ Burleson Collegiate HS students who weren’t taking the EOC during testing…so we decided to take them on a world tour! We let students sort themselves into groups of 5 and used Google Classroom to give them an
Tonight I got to help run the Prowise board for students presenting at the TAG Showcase for the STEAM Academy at Stribling. Students had to create their own country, it’s laws, it’s motto, it’s flag, and some artifacts from their
This activity is a class poll activity that has 2nd grade TEKS added to it. It is easily adapted for K-1 or 3-4-5 depending upon the questions asked and the word problems assessed. It practices communication, collaboration and critical