30 Apps to Spread and Enjoy Some Holiday Cheer

Teacher Reboot Camp

To motivate them tie their learning into activities where they get to send some holiday cheer or celebrate the holidays. Below, find free web tools/apps to spread cheer and create holiday gifts. You can tie reading, writing, and digital skills to any of these activities.

20+ Apps Your Students Will Scream About This Halloween!

Teacher Reboot Camp

As an educator or parent that has a mobile device you can capitalize on this time to help kids learn while integrating these spooky themes. Here are free apps to help encourage math, literacy, and problem-solving skills. Don’t forget to download the slide presentation below and explore my other Halloween post, Frightful Learning! Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go. Frightful Learning!

30+ Web Tools, Apps, and Resources to Engage With Humor

Teacher Reboot Camp

Now is a great time to engage your learners with humor. Humor makes learning fun, is a great way to ease the anxiety of preparing for tests, makes boring topics more bearable, and prepares the brain to learn difficult topics. Use these resources to spice up a lesson or get your learners to use them to present what they have learned in a fun way! Using Humor to Enhance Student Learning.

Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers and mobile phones … The mobile is central, and will become even more so as time goes by.” The problem is we don’t nurture or facilitate digital learning enough in schools. Below, are many ideas, resources and tips for motivating your students to practice writing on their devices. This allows them to generate thoughts about a topic.

Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers and mobile phones … The mobile is central, and will become even more so as time goes by.” The problem is we don’t nurture or facilitate digital learning enough in schools. Below, are many ideas, resources and tips for motivating your students to practice writing on their devices. This allows them to generate thoughts about a topic.

Teacher Creativity Skill: Shoot and Edit Photos

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You''d buy a camera, load the film, shoot the pictures (probably over the course of weeks or months), then take the film to be developed, wait a few days (or more), then return to pick them up, hoping that a few of them turned out. I, like most, couldn''t afford to be professional.

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Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

MindShift

Tool discovery is often a challenge for teachers interested in finding ways to use technology that will change the way they and their students work. With so much going on in the classroom, many teachers don’t have the time to test out various apps and find the perfect tool to meet their needs.

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100 (Free) Ways To Learn to Speak Another Language

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100 Resources To Learn to Speak Another Language. Learning another language is among the many things that have been made easier with the explosion of the digital universe. Introduction to Portuguese Start studying now and you’ll be ready for Carnival in February 2013.