Resources

Mindmeister: Create First Mind Map Tutorial

Mind mapping is not a new concept, but Mindmeister takes it to a whole new level.  Mindmeister makes concept or mind mapping much easier to...

How to Create a New Google Calendar

Google Calendar is a time-management and scheduling powerhouse. Within it, you can create multiple calendars to keep track of different types of...

How to Share your Google Calendar with Someone

Google Calendar allows you to quickly schedule events and meetings and get reminders about upcoming activities. Sharing your calendar with family,...

Virtual Manipulatives

Virtual manipulatives offer students a dynamic visual representation of abstract concepts to help them make meaning and see relationships. These...

What Should My Students Blog About?

Looking for some examples of how students might use blogs to help demonstrate their mastery? Do you think it is necessary for all students to write...

The Critical Thinking Community

Critical thinking is one of the keys to creating an awesome learning experience for kids. The Foundation for Critical Thinking is a great place to...

Kaizena for Student Feedback

Kaizena is a Google Docs Add-On that takes comments to a whole new level.  You can add voice comments, links, and assign resources.  In this video,...

6 Ways to Use Digital Storytelling in the Classroom

Many students use digital storytelling to demonstrate their knowledge and ability to write narrative stories. However, the power of digital...

How to Create Comic Strips in Google Slides

Allowing students to create comic strips is a great way for them to demonstrate and extend their knowledge, and Google Slides can help you facilitate...

Make Beliefs Comix

Comic strips are a great option for having students display and extend their knowledge, and Make Beliefs Comix is a website that walks...

Digital Citizenship: Being Wise Before You Post

As students navigate the ever-evolving world of social media, showing the importance of their digital footprint in an effective way can be a...

Open Stax: Open Source Text

One of the hardest parts about being a teacher in the digital age is finding credible curated resources in one spot. This resource from Open Stax is...

Insert Learning: Your First Lesson

Are you looking for an easy way to transform content into e-learning lessons for your students? Then look no further than Insert...

Creating a Story in Sutori

Sutori is an online tool that creates presentations for the classroom in a unique timeline format. Teachers and students can create projects,...

ReadWriteThink Student Interactives

ReadWriteThink is an amazing database of standards-aligned Language Arts lesson plans and resources for K-12. Their Student Interactives provide...

Flipgrid K-12 Integration

On this page, you’ll find a collection of subject- and age-specific integration docs from the Flipgrid Educator Innovation Leads - Jornea, Jess,...

Setting Up Chromebooks for Administering Tests (Kiosk Mode)

If your school is looking for an easy, secure way to manage the testing process on Chromebooks, look no further than the Chromebook Kiosk Mode. ...

Typing Spanish Characters on a Chromebook

Any Spanish teacher will tell you they wish there was an easier way to type special Spanish characters when creating content.  There are extensions...

Google Chrome Settings

We all like our workspaces to be in a certain order.  Our work is easier when we have things set up the way that works best for us.  When your...

Google Earth: What is Google Earth?

Google Earth is an awesome tool that will allow your students to explore the world from inside the classroom.  With several ways in which it can be...