Resources

Live Binders: The New Way to Organize

Binders have always been useful. They help keep us organized and help to keep students from losing important documents. But have traditional binders...

Bloom's vs. DOK

In this video, Ferdi Serim discusses the overlap between Bloom's Taxonomy and Depth of Knowledge.  He bases the information off the Cognitive Rigor...

Creating a YouTube Channel for your Classroom

YouTube is designed so you can create multiple channels under a single account. This is perfect if you teach multiple classes during the day and...

Meet Your Cubelets: Grades 4-6

This is a Cubelets Scope and Sequence page for students grade 4-6 with 10 different lessons to choose from that are intended to be 45 minutes in...

HyperDocs: A Lesson in Action

HyperDocs are transformative, interactive digital lessons that are perfect for blended learning classroom environments.  This video demonstrates...

During a Pear Deck Presentation

Wondering what you will see on your projector during a Pear Deck presentation? Here is a visual that points out key buttons and lists helpful...

Draw.io to Design and Model

Draw.io is a free flowchart and mapping tool that stores to Google Drive, OneDrive, or other cloud storage solutions.  Use it to design database...

Chrome App Hub

Now that student Chromebooks can utilize Android Apps, the need for educational review and privacy/policy checks are even more important than...

Welcome to SAM Labs

This short video will introduce you to SAM Labs, a toolkit that combines both hardware and software to help you easily create STEAM learning...

Research Summary: Model Comparison on Personalization

Identifying the differences between individualization, differentiation, and personalization can be tricky and subtle.  Often the terms are used...

Mathseeds Teacher Console

This short video tutorial will help get you familiarized with the Mathseeds teacher console.  Mathseeds teaches kids aged 3-9 the core math and...

Crash Course: An Educational YouTube Channel

This channel has the videos you need! It has everything ranging from chemical reactions to learning about supply and demand. It even dives into...

CS First: Training Deck Review

This slide deck will give you a brief overview of Google's CS First program, including the why, what, and how for teachers.  It can be used as a...

Edpuzzle: Deleting Videos

Edpuzzle is a great platform. The free version only allows you to create 20 Edpuzzles, however. You can delete content to make more room. Learn how...

SAM Labs: Block Directory

This incredibly useful Block Directory (pdf) is the perfect resource for getting to know all the parts and tools needed to begin learning with SAM...

Biography Report using Epic! - Lesson Plan

Check out this lesson plan on Animal Diversity for an idea of how you might use Epic! in your own classroom! In this lesson students will:Learn what...

10 Ways Leaders Build Trust

Leadership doesn't start or stop with the school administration. Schools with positive culture leverage the skills, talents, and leadership of every...

Pear Deck Orchard: Ready-to-Use Lessons and Activities

If you love using Pear Deck with your students, but don't always have the time to create a new slide deck from scratch, Pear Deck Orchard is here to...

Strategies for Asking Better Questions

This video, by Thoughtful Learning, will show you some examples of question techniques to get the process of inquiry started. Have you tried any of...

Strategies to Help Students Go Deeper When Reading Digitally

More and more, students are reading on digital devices for class assignments and research.  Not only that, but many student assessments are also...