Short story- Go to this link and browse from hundreds of instructional strategies that will work in your classroom. Long story- Several of us in the Instruction Technology department have been contributing members to the Oregon Education Technology Cadre for Continue reading Check out this HUGE instructional Strategies Database!
The Slidepaths app is made by LEICA. A companty most famous for creating quality microscopes and digital imaging machinery. If your classroom does not have a microscope available, this app may be the next best thing. Students can Continue reading Leica Slidepaths App
Nearly every time I walk into Ponderosa Elementary I see Bill Ruiter, a truly dedicated volunteer at the school who teaches the kids to program every week. Bill’s passion for writing code is contagious, and his students are always excited to Continue reading Writing Code Independently
Edpuzzle is a handy tool for any teacher who frequently uses video in their classroom. It allows a teacher to embed questions, audio instructions or even edit online video resources. Remember not all youtube(.com) videos are available for younger students. Continue reading EdPuzzle
Notability is truly our workhorse for students with regard to turning in work from student iPads. But, Notability can be so much more! Consider notetaking. Some of our students have taken to sketchnoting (see this link). Notability is the perfect Continue reading Sketchnoting in Notability
Title: Comparative Adjectives Subject: ELL/Geography/Continents By: Jeff Yacuk, ELL Teacher, High Desert and Sky View Middle Schools Grade Level: Grades 6-8 Learning Goal: Students will identify 7 continents and be able to distinguish differences between them using newly introduced “describing words” Continue reading Comparative Adjectives
Title: -Ar verb Paper Slide Movies Subject: Spanish By: Christine Clark, Sky View Middle School Grade Level: 8th Grade Learning Goal: Students will understand the concepts of subject pronouns and conjugations by creating a paper slide movie to explain/teach -ar Continue reading -ar Verb Paper Slide Movies