20 Terrific Presentation Tech Tools for Kids!

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One is a 10-page ebook compilation of 20 recommendations by educators for online and mobile device tech tools to use with upper elementary or middle school students. They will love these novel methods of using technology to present information and reports. Educreations 3.

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10 Web Tools and Apps for Creating Screencast Videos

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“We need technology in every classroom and in every student and teacher’s hand, because it is the pen and paper of our time, and it is the lens through which we experience much of our world.”

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Pump Students Up with Digital Icebreakers

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Learning to Go also contains editable handouts and rubrics that are mobile-friendly. Here are a few of the ideas I talked about during my presentation: Mobile Show and Tell - Divide students into small groups (3 to 5 students). Mobile Me Pictionary - Give each student 3 notecards.

20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

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Try assessment with interactive whiteboard tools and apps like Educreations , SyncSpace (iOS/Android), Explain Everything , and ScreenChomp. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! Find this activity in my book, Learning to Go: Lesson Ideas for Mobile Devices. It is a free app for teachers to use their mobile devices to scan paper markers students hold up to answer a question.

Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y

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“The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. GET YOUR COPY OF THE 30 GOALS FOR TEACHERS OR LEARNING TO GO , WHICH HAS DIGITAL AND MOBILE ACTIVITIES AND HANDOUTS. You need to get parents on board with your technology integration. Mobile Show and Tell - Divide students into small groups (3 to 5 students). Recreate a Photo - Students choose one of the Mobile Show and Tell images to recreate as a group.

It's ALL ABOUT TIME! Mobile Projects in Minutes

MSEDTechie

I had a the opportunity to attend a workshop on "5 Minute Mobile Projects" for students at the Midwest Technology conference. Just transferring the analog to the digital technology makes technology the new pencil", Greg said.

It All Adds Up! 25+ Math Resources, Apps, & Tools

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Teachers often share resources with these keywords- Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and Science Technology Engineering Arts Math (STEAM or STEM). Try Educreations , Touchcast , or Powtoons. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. “It isn’t that they cannot see the solution.

Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

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EduCreations web/iPad app - Interactive whiteboard and screen recording app. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mapping

20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

Teacher Reboot Camp

Try assessment with interactive whiteboard tools and apps like Educreations , SyncSpace (iOS/Android), Explain Everything , and ScreenChomp. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! Find this activity in my book, Learning to Go: Lesson Ideas for Mobile Devices. It is a free app for teachers to use their mobile devices to scan paper markers students hold up to answer a question.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

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Play mobile games that teach math and science like Solve the Outbreak (iOS/Android), Math vs Zombies (iOS/Android), Monster Physics (iOS), Zombie Physics (iOS), and Halloween Counting & Words Games (iOS). Try Comic Master or the ComicsHead iOS/Android mobile app. Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream.

Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

Teacher Reboot Camp

EduCreations web/iPad app - Interactive whiteboard and screen recording app. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mapping

Some app substitutions for iPad apps to use on a Chromebook

Educational Technology Guy

This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. Chromebooks - apps recommendations and substitutions Many “apps” made for iOS and Android aren’t meant to be used as apps on a Chromebook, anymore than they would be on a Mac or Windows device. You can just use the website. Others have web apps and/or extensions.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Play mobile games that teach math and science like Solve the Outbreak (iOS/Android), Math vs Zombies (iOS/Android), Monster Physics (iOS), Zombie Physics (iOS), and Halloween Counting & Words Games (iOS). Try Comic Master or the ComicsHead iOS/Android mobile app. Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream.

STEAM It Up for Struggling Students! 15+ Resources

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Teachers often share resources with these keywords- Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and Science Technology Engineering Arts Math (STEAM/STEM). With technology, students can create mindmaps, comics, eportfolios, digital stories, podcasts, videos, movie trailers, radio shows, blogs, scavenger hunts, infographics, multimedia posters, infographics and more! Make it mobile! Recommended apps include BookCreator iOS/Android App , Educreations , and Evernote.

iPad Basic Training for Teachers

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The purposes for this initiative were to give teachers an additional tool for teaching and learning and to familiarize teachers with mobile devices in anticipation of more iPads being purchased for classroom use and a grades 6-12 BYOD program coming in the next school year.

3 Organizational Apps to Start the School Year

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Educreations. One of the standouts in this screencasting field is Educreations. Educreations can be linked to file locations like Dropbox and Google Drive as well as LMS communities like Edmodo. Overall: Educreations is everything a whiteboard wants to grow up to be.

Goal: Make It About the Relationships

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Mobile Show and Tell – Divide students into small groups (3 to 5 students). Each student spends about 30 seconds sharing a personal photo from a mobile device and the anecdote behind the photo. Welcome to Cycle 7 of The 30 Goals Challenge: Make it Meaningful !

10 Reasons to Screencast in Your Class and 7 Best-in-class Tools

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I’ve started for you by noting cost, what digital devices they work best on, and suggested age group: Educreations . Educreations is a virtual whiteboard for direct teaching or explanations, complete with colored ink choices and the ability to import images.

Has Your School Reached an Edtech Plateau? Here’s the Key to Moving the Needle

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Whether your role is as an administrator, teacher, parent, or student leader, if you’re reading this, you are probably interested in helping other school community stakeholders understand the power of technology in a teaching and learning environment. A common mantra I’m hearing from digital learning coaches and innovative administrators is that they feel the progress toward using technology tools in their schools has plateaued.

Tons of Classroom Examples Using Augmented Reality with @Aurasma - A Complete How-To Guide!

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As with most technology, I start using it at home with my own two children. I love to get the parents involved with the technology we use in class. view my video demonstration below - click play) I ma de the video used as the overlay in the above video using Educreations.

Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, Oh My! 4 Tools for Picting in the Classroom

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Picting by the Numbers Snapchat, a mobile app that allows users to capture video and pictures that disappear after a few seconds, has over 173 million daily users and the average number of Snaps per day hovers around 2.5 Technology is changing the way we see literacy. I recently explained to him what a screencast is and that he can also create them using Screencastify , Educreations , Explain Everything or even Seesaw and then upload to his YouTube channel.

5 Must-have tools for Ed Conferences

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For many, it means attending conferences like ISTE and NEA to learn how the heck to integrate technology into their lesson plans. There are great app alternatives to Evernote/OneNote: Educreations –turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard.

How to go Paperless in Your Classroom

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Help them to understand 1) student learning isn’t compromised by technology, 2) they CAN understand this geeky stuff, 3) it is dependable, and 4) it replaces tasks in their daily routine, not adds to it. Would you trade your smartphone for a 1983 Nokia mobile phone?

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Presently Perfect! 10 Powerful Presentation Tools for Educators

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Emaze is the next generation of online presentations, empowering you to create an amazing impression through design and technology. 4) Educreations - This FREE app and website, allows you to make cool presentations using an interactive whiteboard format on the app.

Go Paperless for Earth Day

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Help them to understand 1) student learning isn’t compromised by technology, 2) they CAN understand this geeky stuff, 3) it is dependable, and 4) it replaces tasks in their daily routine, not adds to it. Would you trade your smartphone for a 1983 Nokia mobile phone?

Just Another Typical Day

A Principal's Reflections

For years we have embraced the effective integration of technology to enhance the teaching and learning process. For a final project, each student had to create brochures and posters using technology tools to accompany a written paper detailing their trip.

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Escape Summer Slump with the 4 Cs

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Media and technology can help kids build these skills, and summer is a great time for this kind of exploration. Educreations : Enliven lessons and presentations with easy-to-use tool. MIT App Inventor : Fun programming site gets kids to build their own mobile apps.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

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She used to teach social studies, but is now the K-12 Technology Integrationist and Instructional Coach at Rock Valley Community Schools in Iowa. She emphasizes that, as with any classroom technology, teachers need to be careful not to just substitute a tech tool for an analog one.

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Escape Summer Slump with the 4 Cs

Graphite Blog

Media and technology can help kids build these skills, and summer is a great time for this kind of exploration. Educreations : Enliven lessons and presentations with easy-to-use tool. MIT App Inventor : Fun programming site gets kids to build their own mobile apps.