Check out the fun and engaging way that 4th grade Taylor Elementary educator, Anais Gomez, is having her students plan, revise and edit their writing using Google Drawings. Beginning with a basic template for comparing and contrasting, students enter transitional words
Thanks to a nifty little feature called Response Validation, password-protecting a quiz in Google Forms is no sweat. The video below highlights the process in 4 parts. For your convenience, there’s a five-second interval between each segment, so you can
Most people see a Google Form as a quiz or survey tool. However, a Form can easily be shaped into literacy stations, learning stations, or learning centers. How? Google-Form sections, question fields, and text boxes hold hyperlinks to outside sources.
This summer, I was blessed (again) for the fourth time to attend the Discovery Educator Network (DEN) Summer Institute. The connections, the camaraderie, and the learning that occurs during these seven days are second to none. Every year I have
Sign up and registration is now open for the first collaborative project of the year in the Projects by Jen series the O.R.E.O. project. The project runs from September 11 to October 13. Students will stack the original OREO® cookie and count how many cookies they
Educator and gamified-lesson guru Chris Hesselbein has some invaluable advice to teachers who are considering gamification as a classroom teaching technique. “In the field of gaming,” Hesselbein writes in his blog, “the term ‘epic fail’ refers to a situation where
If you’re using Google Forms solely to house quizzes and surveys, you may be missing out. An online briefcase of sorts, a Google Form has the fantastic ability to hold text, videos, images, and hyperlinks to any resource. Throw section-based responses into
In preparation for the second and final wave of our district-wide Chromebook rollout, the LT Department is hosting three 3-day Chromebook Academies. These brave teachers came to learn about classroom management, Google tools, and the 4Cs. Here’s the add we
Lead by LTC Lindsay Foster, these teachers learned about using digital tools to take their students outside of their classroom to learn and interact with others.
Lead by LTC Lindsay Foster, these teachers took a deep dive into the tools and resources provided by Discovery Education. They got hands-on, as they created both digital and analog products using or about the Discovery Ed site. ” order_by=”sortorder”