The 4 Stages of Technology Integration in Education
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
A dozen ways for teachers to use Google Doc's Collaboratively — Edgalaxy - Teaching ideas and Resources
So if you are not using Google Doc's to share your documents and information with other people then you are really not using Google Doc's to it's potential. Sharing, collaborating and privacy are all concepts that you really need to get your head around if you are going to ensure that information y
Kids Can Create Alphabet Books With Alphabet Organizer
Alphabet Organizer is a great little tool from Read Write Think that students can use to create alphabet charts and books. The idea behind Alphabet Organizer is to help students make visual connections between letters of the alphabet and the first letter of common words. This is accomplished by having students choose a letter of the alphabet, write a word that begins with that letter, then upload a picture that is representative of that word. For example, I chose "D," wrote "dog," and upload…
4 Technologies to Help Students Find Their Voice in Your Classroom
Edutopia blogger Terry Heick suggests helping students find their voice in the classroom through technology, whether a medium in which they're already comfortable or one that you believe will make them more articulate.
Today’s students must be prepared to thrive in a constantly evolving technological world. The ISTE Standards for Students are designed to empower student voice and ensure that learning is a student-driven process.
Web 2.0 tools and online utilities have become more full-featured and useful over the years. Here are some links to various online tools to help both teaching and learning. The online tools all...
How to Turn a Research Project into Infographics
Conveying information in a striking, concise way has never been more important, and infographics are the perfect pedagogical tool with which to do so.
Welcome to Our World!
Hi There! Welcome to the page that is going to document a very exciting endeavor. Creating a world of Minecraft in a classroom. What a concept. Especially for a 4th grade teacher and her students. But that's EXACTLY what we're doing. Let's start off with an introduction. My name is Joanna Hill, and I'm a 4th grade teacher. I teach in a highly diverse school in Southwest Missouri. Our little town is a hub of many cultures, backgrounds, religions, and languages. I am lucky enough to teach kids…
QR Code Classroom Implementation Guide
Licensed for use from iStockPhoto QR Codes (Quick Response Codes) are just barcodes. There is nothing fancy about them. Just like the ...