Google Sites is a great tool for communication, and it’s free. You can host information for your students, parents, and community. Showcase your students work, create a classroom website, highlight your club or sports team, build an portfolio, and so much more.Read More
This Google Jamboard provides graphic organizers aligned with the Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) Instructional Strategies from Discovery Education.Read More
This Google Slides resource provides graphic organizers aligned with the Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) Instructional Strategies from Discovery Education. Editable and non-editable slides are included.Read More
Now that we have data from students in EdPuzzle – what can we do with it and how can it help us to help our students? In this video, we recap what Edpuzzle is, and assist teachers in understanding how to use it to gather data on student progress and understanding. We then demonstrate how to export the data to a Google Sheet to further analyze the data, and inform decisions on where to go next as a class and for differentiation.Read More
This Google Jamboard provides graphic organizers aligned with the SOS Top Ten Instructional Strategies: Digital Citizenship from Discovery Education.Read More
This Google Slides resource provides graphic organizers aligned with the SOS Top Ten Instructional Strategies: Digital Citizenship from Discovery Education. Editable and non-editable slides are included.Read More
One Pager- Pear Deck is a great interactive tool that can be added to Google Slides to help engage students during lessons. Pear Deck allows teachers to add interactive components to their slides to use as a formative or summative assessment while they’re teaching.Read More
This document consists of hyperlinks to Google Forms with metacognitive activities, teachers can make a copy of the form to use with their students. Each form has questions using a metaphor which allows students to think about their learning in a new way, concluding with a rate your learning scale.
**The questions can also be integrated with other applications such as Padlet, EasyRetro, Microsoft Forms, Nearpod, or Peardeck.
Decades of research have demonstrated that a student’s mindset is a critical factor that impacts how comfortable and motivated whether they are in person or remote. Specifically, students who possess a growth mindset are more motivated to learn and take on more challenges compared to students with fixed mindsets (Blackwell, Trzesniewski, & Dweck, 2007). This video will focus on the role of Google Classroom as an educational technology tool to foster a student’s development and approach to learning.Read More