Flipgrid Without Video “I don’t want to show my face!” Is something educators hear when they challenge their students to make videos and demonstrate their learning and thinking. Not all students…
Melody McAllister shares about her bookchat with Alice Keeler and Kim Mattina and their book Teaching with Google Jamboard. She also shares three Jams you can do with your students TODAY!
Go Back to Classroom with tips on ramping up with Google Classroom and ways to enhance Google Classroom
Jim Vanides and Alice Keeler presented a webinar titled “Make Teaching Science Online Awesome” and here are three takeaways, including the recorded webinar!
Use Graspable Math for developing procedural fluency with students.
Create Avery Address Labels in Google Docs for FREE.
Melody McAllister shares her weekly three things that caught her attention from educators creating content on social media. This week she highlights Hedreich Nichols, Jillian DuBois, and the themerril…
Educator and Blogger, Marcia Carrillo, invites you to check out Flipgrid’s amazing Discovery Library! Save yourself time and discover topics ready for you to apply and add to your own group!
Like magic take any of your Google Docs and convert them to Google Slides!! This is going to be your new favorite Google Add-on.
As Kim Mattina says, “Get on the Jamboard train.” Google Jamboard is FREE. It is a Google tool. It saves to Google Drive. As is to be expected, it is collaborative.
In this guest post by Alice Aspinall, she shares number puzzles she made for her own children. Alice Keeler made a Math Puzzle spreadsheet we all can use for students K-12!
In this guest post, Melody McAllister shares how to prepare for the school year in ways that will grow stronger classroom communities.
Educator and Blogger, Victoria Thompson, shares how utilizing talk to type with Windows 10 can help people with accessibility issues.
Desmos is for all subjects all grade levels. Create an engaging activity with polygraph.
In this guest post, educator Marcia Carrillo demonstrates the Snipping Tool. She explains it is the quickest and easiest method for screenshots or grabs and… It’s FREE!
Google Slides is one of my favorite collaboration creativity tools. Think outside the box to go beyond presentations. Here are 5 keyboard shortcuts that are sure to increase productivity. 1) Control S…
Teaching science online is not just making your activities digital. Successful online, synchronous, asynchronous, hyflex science classrooms do things differently.
Melody McAllister writes a book review for Strum & the Wild Turkeys by Noa Daniel. “Every child, make that every person, should be celebrated for their unique abilities. As educators and parents we k…
All grade levels and subjects check out the resources available on National Geographic.
Melody McAllister shares how using BINGO is a fun way to build community and introduce/review academic units. Go to alicekeeler.com/bingo for a copy of this fun game to play with your friends, staff, …
Guest Author and Educator, Marcia Carrillo, takes the hard work out of creating GIFs using Screencastify for tutorials. You’ll be a pro after using her step-by-step instructions!
Receive a weekly report of how your students are engaging with Google Classroom
Break up student names written as Last, First into two columns.
Word searches are fun!! I did spend some hours looking up research articles on the educational benefits of word searches. While they are fun for students, circling words does not have a lot of benefit…
Guest Blogger and Educator Marcia Carrillo show how to customize your Google Slides using Slides Mania and Remove.bg for FREE!
Formative assessment forms what we do next! It is not something we put in the gradebook but rather a use of data to reflect on if our teaching is effective and to make adjustments. I am very passionat…
What is S mode? This post was inspired by a colleague who came to me the other day inquiring about how to disable her son’s computer from S mode. She was vaguely familiar with it, but needed help gett…
“Thank you for all of the help you have given me so far this year! The Google classrooms workshop has made my teaching more effective and my job more enjoyable. Kids are learning so much and are enjoying their learning! You rock!”
“These workshops really make me experiment new ways of teaching and especially new ways of thinking about teaching!!!”
I went from only knowing how to use gmail to feeling like I can actually teach online effectively with all the tools in Google. I am loving slides. You have taught me more in 3 weeks than I have learned about technology in years, so a huge THANK YOU!!! You are funny, engaging, and practical. All the qualities a great teacher needs.