Submitted by jgerlach on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 1:20pm.
Engage students in a scavenger hunt where they can use phones or tablets (mobile app driven) to capture photos and videos proving they’ve solved one of the riddles.
All artifacts get collected to a common dashboard for review. Students join teams and compete for points! Great for getting students to engage in teams with the world around them. Use this on field trips to engage students with what they see in a museum, the zoo, etc.
Submitted by jgerlach on Sun, 03/26/2017 - 8:37pm.
Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz. Featured Movie topics tie in to current events, historical milestones and figures, holidays, and more! This app is perfect for informal, exploratory learning at home or on the go.
Submitted by kimberly.wade on Sat, 03/25/2017 - 11:58am.
In this unit "Career Prep", students will begin exploring their personality, skills, and interest to explore career choices that best fits their profile. Students will do further research on career choices and educational requirements. Students will also develop documents that will help promote and spotlight their skills and abilities.
This unit is an introduction to plagiarism for elementary students. Also included are some note taking strategies, as those help students avoid plagiarizing. It covers two 60 minute lessons. This unit is best used preceding a research project.
Flipgrid is a web based tool which works on Chromebook, computers, Android and iOS devices to allow students to view a question or topics (which can be a video you add or record) and then record a response, and view/reply to their classmates. Grids can be open or locked and embedded into any LMS or website. Topics spark ideas and fuel the conversation. Site gives teachers one free grid. This grid can be edited and used again and again. The paid version provides multiple grids and other useful options. From the University of Minnesota.