Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades

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Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades. Vicki: Steve, do you find that there are teachers that think that kids can’t really understand these concepts — like elementary kids really understanding XY coordinates? But it’s definitely beyond the jobs.

Different Definitions of Personalized Learning Conflict, Cause Confusion

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One teacher, many students: It’s basically the definition of school as we know it, going back to the earliest days of the Republic. Some have privacy concerns about students’ personal data reportedly being shared with Microsoft, Amazon and other companies.

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23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

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You’d definitely want to check the transcript and show notes for all of these ideas. You’ll definitely want to go to Eric’s website Control Alt Achieve and his YouTube channel. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Research Schools: What are they and how do they work?

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The Kids Discover online platform lets students explore 150 different science and social studies units for elementary and middle school learners at three different lexiles. Aaron: Oh, most definitely.

Imagining the Awesome Future of Automobiles

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Definitely, download the lesson plan and entry forms now. The company who sponsored it compensated me via a cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. Help Your Students Enter the U.S.

How to Unleash the Potential of Every Child

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It may be not full of earthly riches, but definitely full of meaning and full of legacy. Transcribed by Kymberli Mulford Biography as Submitted Tom Loud is a first-grade teacher at Middlesettlements Elementary in Tennessee.

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Hyperdocs Literacy Task Boards and Flipgrid Reading Circles

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I’ve been sharing the task board with other teachers, and other teachers have been hopping on board sharing what they’ve done, so it’s definitely kind of catching fire in our school, I see them kind of using it on Twitter and other different places, so it’s very exciting.

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5 Ways Adobe Premiere Rush Encourages Creativity in the Classroom

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I do encourage students to “sandbox” or play as they are using the app the first time and this is definitely something they can get creative with for that first video.

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Passion Projects in Kindergarten and First Grade

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I think this whole passion project was definitely more about the process than the product. Currently, she teaches and learns in a first grade classroom at Evening Street Elementary in Worthington, Ohio. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Why I Use Edpuzzle: An Edpuzzle Review

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You can also add audio notes with your voice, but sometimes I want to include a definition or detail. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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5 Googley Ways to Celebrate Poetry Month

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Eric: You could definitely use these with your elementary students without a doubt. The idea is that since the words that I chose are the Dolch words, the first about hundred or so are those words — those are definitely words that students are learning in K-1-2.

5 Ideas for Technology Stations

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Leslie Swanson-Anaya @InspiredLeslie elementary teacher of the year for Texas region 15 has ideas for awesome technology stations. Leslie: My fifth one would definitely be LearnZillion. The best learning that I’ve had thus far was definitely at ISTE 17.

Effective Digital Citizenship Education

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It’s definitely a work in progress. It can even be done in the elementary curriculum. I’ve been working a little bit with some folks in the elementary world, which is a stretch for me. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

5 Ways to Bring Computational Thinking and STEM Together

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We know as science teachers, that’s definitely something you’re doing in the science and engineering field. Definitely. Definitely not. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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K-6 Educational Music Videos: Selecting the Right Videos for Learning

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Joanna is an elementary teacher and Matt is a songwriter from Las Vegas. I guess that just has to be part of it in the elementary grades? So I feel like music has a place in the classroom and it is definitely underutilized. But it definitely confuses them.

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23+ Tips to Help Kids Organize by Learning Styles

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Because using audio and video may drain the battery of a smart device, you definitely need a rechargeable power bank for whichever device these students are using. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend.

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Books to Africa and A Personal Transformation to a Global Educator

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Most definitely. Julie Hembree is definitely somebody you want to follow. Julie Hembree is a teacher-librarian at Cougar Ridge Elementary School near Seattle, WA. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Game Based Learning in Action

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Matthew: Well, the tribe is an affinity group — which is by definition a group of people that come together because they have an affinity or a like of something. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Kayla Delzer: 3 Ways to Promote Student Leadership in the Classroom

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You’re an elementary teacher right? I think this is an important shift that needs to be made, especially in elementary classrooms. And I definitely have kids who have behavior issues going on in the classroom. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Wanda Terral: 5 Ways to Help Kids Understand Digital Safety Without Scaring Them To Death

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That fear can definitely come in there. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Iditarod Teacher: How to Connect and Learn from the Iditarod Race

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Heidi: There’s a lot of character education that you can pull out of it — determination, loyalty, leadership, all that kind of stuff definitely can be pulled in. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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A first year teacher shares elements of an awesome mentoring experience

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We definitely do that. Stephanie definitely makes it fun for me planning, just because it’s easy for me to see what she has. Lindsay: Oh, definitely. But I am definitely not one of them. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Making Better Videos and Movies with Students

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But definitely, you want a storyboard. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Kyle Pearce: How to Make Math Visual

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Again, we’re not teaching that procedures are not important, because they definitely are. So I’ve learned a ton, getting to spend all kinds of time in elementary as well as secondary. Kyle: I think it definitely is. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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3 Ways to Lead Project-Based Learning

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Yeah, I definitely feel like…. So I think that it’s important that we choose our words carefully, and we don’t want to speak in definitives about what is and what is not project-based learning because that creates barriers for teachers who want to get started.

5 Ways to Stop Bullying in Every School

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The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend.

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Digital Leadership with Students and Social Media featuring Jennifer Casa-Todd

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But digital leadership is such a positive way of looking at it, and I got the definition from a good friend of mine and mentor, George Couros. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Simple Steps to Teach Kids to Program

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Aditya: Oh, definitely. So you definitely get those naysayers, people who look at it with disdain because you’re really dumbing it down. Vicki: We’re also talking about teaching kids in elementary, middle, and high school.

Virtual Reality (VR) as a New Educational Paradigm

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Enrique: Yeah, you definitely want to keep them seated. The technology for the web VR is there, though companies like SineSpace , Edorble , and Amazon just came out with Sumerian — which is based on it’s A-frame technology, which can run virtual worlds on mobile devices.

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Building a Classroom Community by Having Parent Parties

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Tisha: Most definitely. Tisha: Most definitely. I think you definitely do. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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Easy Paperless Contact Logs

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Vicki: Today we’re talking to an assistant principal at an elementary school just outside Houston, Texas, Meredith Akers @meredithakers. We have about 1100 kids at our elementary school. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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Google Masters For Kids of All Ages: Badges, Skills and More

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So you’ll definitely want to check the Shownotes for this, and we’ll also give you links to Lee Ann’s work so you can learn more about it. As an elementary teacher, Lee Ann has a passion for teaching kids not only about content, but life lessons as well.

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Different Schools for a Different World

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I’m definitely going to be asking some of these agency questions, Scott! The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Motivating Teachers to Include Everyone

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I know we have a sweet note that I will definitely include in the blog post (see above) that you got from a student. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Beat Boredom: Engaging Tired-Out Teenagers in Critical Thinking

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I definitely sympathize with that. I definitely think that’s the case. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.