Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y

Teacher Reboot Camp

GET YOUR COPY OF THE 30 GOALS FOR TEACHERS OR LEARNING TO GO , WHICH HAS DIGITAL AND MOBILE ACTIVITIES AND HANDOUTS. You will find hashtags used on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Vine, and many other social networks. 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. Mobile Me Pictionary - Give each student 3 notecards.

Some app substitutions for iPad apps to use on a Chromebook

Educational Technology Guy

Follow me on Twitter and Google+. 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.

iPad Basic Training for Teachers

EdTechSandyK

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.

Goal: Make It About the Relationships

Teacher Reboot Camp

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 !

5 Must-have tools for Ed Conferences

Ask a Tech Teacher

apps for Twitter/FB/G+/LI–or whatever your social media of choice is. There are great app alternatives to Evernote/OneNote: Educreations –turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard. It’s summer, time for teachers to recharge their cerebral batteries.

How to go Paperless in Your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Options include Jing (provides a link to a video), Screencast-o-matic (provides a video that can be embedded or uploaded to YouTube), and Educreations. Give students a method to work together using forums, LMS Discussion Boards, blogs, and even Twitter.

How To 407

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

Kleinspiration

Through Twitter, I was contacted by a teacher who actually teaches right down the road from my school. view my video demonstration below - click play) I ma de the video used as the overlay in the above video using Educreations. I''ll admit, it''s much easier using a mobile device.

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 They are on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat before they even step into our classrooms. “If She is also an avid user of Twitter and on occasion people ask questions about the pictures she tweets so her kids typically respond via a YouTube video.