I can’t believe I ever taught a day without you. You capture every amazing moment in my classroom. You share beautiful images of my students learning, laughing and living. Do you remember that time when we used the photo markup Continue reading Dear iPad, I Love Your Camera
•clean up that computer desktop- Click on FINDER (the face at left of your dock) drag every item on your computer desktop into the folder that best suits it’s description. •Run computer tune up! From self-service on your computer, choose the “red Continue reading Start the new year off right
Apple Classroom is now available for all Bend-La Pine teaching staff. All you need to do is download the Apple Classroom App from the App store. Immediately upon opening the app, you will see your class preps and ALL Continue reading Apple Classroom
December 5 marked the beginning of “Hour of Code” participation across the United States. Even though we have several blog entries dedicated to programming and coding, I thought it would be helpful to have a short entry that lists a Continue reading Hour of Code Resources
Note: This app is currently only available on iPad air models. Schools that can “currently” use this app are: Elk Meadow, Pine Ridge, Miller, La Pine Elementary, and Silver Rail. Apple recenly released a learn to code app called “Swift Continue reading Learn to Code with Swift Playgrounds
Many around our school district are using digital tools and strategies for meaningful formative assessment. Kahoot!, Quizizz, and Socrative are examples of such tools that fulfil this important role in our classrooms. Quizlet.live might do the same before a summative assessment. At Continue reading Ready for a content review? Try Quizlet.live!
The school year is now in full swing. Over the summer, many of your students may have forgotten the basics for fundamental tools on their iPad. Likewise, as a teacher, things change so rapidly with technology, it can be Continue reading Video Tutorials for Common Tools
One of the most powerful ways to teach Digital Citizenship in the classroom will no longer be FREE as of October 1st, 2016. All teachers are expected to teach Digital Citizenship EVERY year in their classroom. Most of us have Continue reading ALERT! Digital Citizenship iBook Lessons