Take a brain break with GONOODLE

At Tech Tuesday this week, Ponderosa teacher Kristen Shaw shared how much fun her kids were having with GONOODLE.   She is currently in the middle of her performance task with her 5th-grade class, and GONOODLE has been the perfect Continue reading Take a brain break with GONOODLE

Writing Code Independently

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

Ryan Wiggins Earns Apple Distinguished Educator Award!

On April 20, Ryan Wiggins of Juniper Elementary was presented the Apple Distinguished Educator Award for 2015.   Ryan in now one of just 2000 educators worldwide that Apple has identified as being one of “the most innovative teachers in the world”  willing to Continue reading Ryan Wiggins Earns Apple Distinguished Educator Award!

Fotobabble Bulletin Board

Lesson Title: Fotobabble Bulletin Board By:  Nicole Suttle, Buckingham Elementary School Lesson Subject: Math Grade Level: 4th Learning Goal: Students will be able to determine the area of a bulletin board and explain their thinking using the iPad app fotobabble.