5 Ways Adobe Premiere Rush Encourages Creativity in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

SIMPLE TEACHING So, whether they have an iPhone, iPad, Android, PC, or Mac – students have a consistent view as they work on their video.

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Screencast Tools to Demonstrate Student Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! Explain Everything (iOS, Android and Chromebooks), Educreations (iOS and the web) and ShowMe (iOS, Android and Chromebooks) are similar with a blank canvas you can add pdfs, images, drawings, shapes, colors, text, audio, and more!

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4 Geeky Gifts for Teachers

The CoolCatTeacher

But it is a pen — if you use the Bluetooth version — that will automatically hook into your iOS or Android device. When you start writing with the pen, it automatically then downloads that note to your iOS or Android device.

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Tips and Tools to Support Students in Publishing Their Own Digital Storybooks

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! Book Creator – Web, iOS and Android app to create and publish digital books with personal photos, audio, video, and more. Elementari – Create a free class account for up to 30 students.

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The Thinking and Creativity That Goes Into Game Design

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! Elementary to high school students love these tools that provide teachers with lesson plans and a standards-aligned curriculum. TinyTap (iOS/Android)- create simple, fun games with students’ images and sound effects.

Putting the “T” in STEM! 60+ Resources for Teaching Children with Technology!

Teacher Reboot Camp

Currently, I am the Computer and Technology Teacher for over 450 elementary students at a STEM Charter School. For a quick view of my top tips download my slide presentation free, Teaching the “T” in STEM! Upper elementary and older enjoy Code.org and Made With Code.

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PASCO Motion Sensor–A Must for Science Classes

Ask a Tech Teacher

Data collection and analysis are cornerstones for many STEM and STEAM programs but they’re not just about math. Their products are wireless, Bluetooth- and/or USB-connectable, and their SPARKvue software runs on Mac and Windows platforms, Chromebooks, iPads, iPhones, and Android. STEM modules. Reviews Science IB NGSS product review STEAM STEMThey teach students how to think critically and solve evidence-based problems.

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STEAM Up Learning with 50 Fabulous Resources!

Teacher Reboot Camp

The field of Science, Technology, Engineering, ART and Math (STEM/STEAM) is at the heart of innovation, discovery and curiosity. TeachEngineering is a free K to 12 STEM curriculum. Upper elementary to 12th grade will enjoy Code.org and Made With Code.

Merge Cube Mania in Middle School

The CoolCatTeacher

When you scan the cube with your mobile device — it will work with an iPhone, an iPad, and it works with Android, but you have to have the Merge Cube app on it.

Chrome Can: Coding on a Chromebook!

Dr. Shannon Doak

Coding for Elementary School. is available on iOS, Chrome, and Android and can be used to teach students the basics of problem-solving and computational thinking. Coding is not the only STEM type of work that can be done on a Chromebook.

Age of Learning’s Latest Is a $100 Million Educational Game


That’s roughly how much Age of Learning estimates it will have spent by the end of this year on “ Adventure Academy ,” a multiplayer online game to teach elementary- and middle-school age children subjects including math, social studies and language arts.

Review of Robo™ Wunderkind Robotics Kit

Kathy Schrock

Pete Birkinshaw, Used Punchcard, [link] So, when Robo ™ Wunderkind asked me to review their Education Robotics Kit for elementary students, ages 6 to 12, they were happy to hear I was no expert, since the kit was so easy to use! coding programming Robo Wunderkind STEMI admit it.

Wonder Workshop’s Amazing Dash

Ask a Tech Teacher

Education has many disruptors–3D Printing, AR and VR, 1:1 technology, STEM, and STEAM–but a recent and wildly popular one is robotics. He is charged via USB and programmed via an app (iOS or Android) to move, spin circles, dance, sing, draw, or any number of other actions.

Game Education: It’s in Their DNA – Guest Post from Courtney Pepe


At Dayton Hall Elementary School in Charleston, South Carolina, kindergarten teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator, Kristi Meeuwse, chose to pilot Tangible Play by Osmo because it is hands on and manipulative in nature. Learn more about Gamification, STEM, and more this Summer!

The Beginner’s Guide to the Hour of Code

Shake Up Learning

modern browsers, iOS and Android. modern browsers, iOS and Android. Kodable Curriculum for Elementary. The post The Beginner’s Guide to the Hour of Code appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The Hour of Code is coming! Are you ready?

15+ great resources for introducing coding to the classroom

eSchool News

A similar app, Adventure Time Game Wizard , was made available earlier this year for iOS and Android.). Code Studio offers a 20 hour-long coding course for elementary school students. Digital Learning and Tools Featured on eSchool News Resource STEM Top News

4 ways to use augmented and virtual reality apps in the classroom

eSchool News

Start with the Google Cardboard headset (it’s only $15), and whether you’re using iOS, Android, Chromebooks, or iPads, we’ve curated an assortment of apps and lesson plans to try out with your students. Use Augmented Reality Apps to Enhance STEM Lessons.

Drones Take Flight as Latest K–12 Learning Tool

EdTech Magazine

The future has swooped in early: We’re already seeing drones being added to the mix of teaching tools that educators are using to help bring STEM to life in their classrooms. Drone Competition Creates Fun STEM Opportunity. Drones Prepare Students for a STEM Future.

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13 Websites That Provide Lots of Digital Books for Summer Reading

Ask a Tech Teacher

Elementary and middle school children can read the books or have them read aloud to them. Aimed at school-age children, categories include, earth, animals, STEM, family, create and play, know and learn, technology, and more.

Active Reading Strategies Using the DocHub Chrome App – from Beth Holland


Much like many of the PDF annotation apps for iOS and Android, DocHub is an excellent option for the Chrome browser and Chrome OS. July 13-15: Enhancing STEM Curriculum with Technology OR Teaching English with Technology. This post first appeared on Free Technology for Teachers.

Vernier Software & Technology Offers New Activities for the mBot™ Robot to Teach Coding and Robotics


To help students compete in today’s digital world, it is increasingly important that coding is an integral part of STEM curriculum,” said John Wheeler, CEO of Vernier Software & Technology.

10 ways to use QR Codes for Hour of Code

Ask a Tech Teacher

Most risks with QR Codes stem from the fact that they aren’t readable by humans. To find one for mobile devices, check the Android or App store.

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Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018

Technology Tidbits

Again, this years list sees a lot of tools for STEM that focuses on programming/coding. Klassroom - A free mobile (Android/iOS) that reminds me of a cross between Remind and ClassDojo, where educators can share: photos, videos, or documents in a secure environment. Elementari - A fun site for digital storytelling and project based learning where students can create: digital stories, portfolios, or choose-your-own adventures.

5 Great Software Functions!

WJU EdTech

There are tons of wonderful simulation apps available for iOS and Android devices! The appeal stems around the desire for competition and play. Don’t be fooled by the picture of the elementary students on the Kahoot web site.

How to Integrate Green Screens Into Any Classroom


To get you started, I’ve provided you with information about what you’ll need to get started, and a few ideas on how to bring green screen technology into STEM, language arts, history, performance, and physical education spaces. For software, I recommend using DoInk Green Screen (IOS), Touchcast (IOS, Android), or ChromaKey (Android) as your app. Rebecca Recco ( @beccarecco ) is an elementary art teacher in West Virginia.

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Top 50 Sites/Apps of 2015

Technology Tidbits

However, that does not mean there are not a lot of new items to look through, as sites/apps for programming/coding, Math/STEM, and Game Based Learning played a predominant role in this year's list. Mobile App Top 50 Sites/Apps of 2015 * Seesaw - Excellent free mobile app (Android/iOS) for students creating digital portfolio w/ educational portal. Sketch Nation - A great free site/app (iOS/Android) for creating games. A nice way to learn how to code and ideal for STEM.

CES2017 Best of Show Tech Tools


Fisher-Price Smart Cycle The stationary bike's combination of activity tracking and STEM-based edutainment (via apps on a mobile device) means that kids can exercise their bodies and their brains. This pedal-to-play bike is compatible with Android, iOS and Amazon Fire devices.

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The Ultimate Teacher Gift Guide 2017

Shake Up Learning

Straight Outta Pencils: Funny Notebook for Kindergarten and Elementary School Teachers (Composition Book Journal) (7 x 10 Large). . Chibitronics Chibi Lights Circuit Stickers STEM Starter Kit. . Android Wear Watches. .

Who Wants a Job

Adam Welcome

What are we doing in our schools to help kids grow their Android/IOS development skills? Kids should be developing these skills while they're still in high school, college and heck why not even elementary school! Team STEM design challenges are fun for kids AND adults!

5 Ways Science and Math Teachers Can Use Graphite

Graphite Blog

STEM teachers should check out the “Skills” filters to find some great 21st century learning tools. A few recommended Top Picks lists: 10 Best Science Tools for Elementary. 10 Best Math Tools for Elementary. Sometimes you have something very specific in mind -- whether a tool you’ve used or a unique need (Android apps for fractions). If you’re a science or math teacher, Graphite has a lot to offer.

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Code With Kids and See What Happens #hourofcode #edtech #edchat #caedchat

Adam Welcome

With code.org and other resources, block coding is an excellent place to start, especially with Elementary students - check it out! Students at Karly’s school, Sun Terrace Elementary, program all year long and they know how important it is to learn programming.

Do I Really Need an Apple Watch?

Reading By Example

I have previously written about how my Android smartphone (work) would eventually replace my iPhone (personal). My worry stems from strapping myself with more devices than I would ever imagine. Outside the Apple Store in Portland, OR.

Teachers' Essential Guide to Coding in the Classroom

Graphite Blog

Is coding relevant to non-STEM subjects? They include everything from operating systems, like iOS, Windows, or Android, to robust applications like Office or Photoshop, to web-based programs like Netflix or Instagram, to games like Minecraft or Candy Crush. Is coding relevant to non-STEM subjects? Our Best Coding Tools lists for elementary , middle , and high school include the most highly rated options and detailed reviews. What is coding? Why teach coding?

On search agility: There’s more than one place to start


I plan to share options for elementary, portals and curation searching in upcoming posts.). And make sure your STEM teachers know of its wonders. It’s available as an app for Android and iOS. It is also available as a mobile app for iOS and Android.

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What’s New: New Tools for Schools


RoboKind ( robokind.com ) introduced Jett , the coding and programming robot, along with the robots4STEM curriculum designed to teach all students, including those with disabilities, the skills they need to ignite a lasting interest in STEM.

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