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Breathing New Life Into an Old Lesson Using iPads

Breathing New Life Into an Old Lesson Using iPads | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Some rights reserved by Martin Gommel I've been using iPads in a 1:1 fashion in my kindergarten classroom this year.
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Skitch: Must Have FREE App for Educators

Skitch: Must Have FREE App for Educators | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I have mentioned Skitch in several posts (here and here) before but I realized I never actually made a post dedicated to the app itself, and it deserves one. Skitch is a FREE app that is part of Ev...
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Used this app many times with YLs, who enjoy personalising their learning eg labelling pictures of themselves with body parts.
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Using Google Docs For Setting Up Conferences With Parents

Using Google Docs For Setting Up Conferences With Parents | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I used to hate setting up conferences! Don't get me wrong, I love meeting with parents, but I despised the back and forth trying to find the perfect time slot for each parent. With three boys and b...
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5 Ebook Resources for Elementary- Over 100+ books

5 Ebook Resources for Elementary- Over 100+ books | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Here are five of my favorite resources for online ebooks for young kids. I have created a Symbaloo webmix for each one, if you are not familiar with Symbaloo all you need to do is save the link to ...
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Just Dance Disney! Get your Class Moving with these fun videos

The sequel to the popular Just Dance mix is ready. Just Dance Disney, 16 fun songs to get your class moving. Click here or the image above to check them out. (find the original set here)
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Creative Fun With Build Your Wild Self Website

Creative Fun With Build Your Wild Self Website | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I really love the site Build Your Wild Self. The site allows you customize a person by using many different animal parts as you can see in the image above. It is simple to use and FREE.  Today we p...
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39 iPad App Reviews and Suggestions

39 iPad App Reviews and Suggestions | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I decided to make one post with links to all my app suggestions and reviews. I will continue to add new ones to this post so they are all located in one spot. Apps We Use in Kindergarten The $10 iP...
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39 posts for iPad integration in Kindergarten. Lesson, reviews and tips all ion one place. (math, literacy, science, social studies)

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Decomposing Numbers and Educreations App

Decomposing Numbers and Educreations App | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
We have been showing ways to make certain numbers (see here) during calendar time all year and are now focusing more on breaking the number into groups. During large group I gave each child a set o...
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A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech

A Guide to Involving Parents in Your Class Blog | Primary Tech | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This is an update of some of the posts I've written in the past about getting parents involved in blogging.

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Twitter Stars- Great list of education tweeps to follow

Twitter Stars- Great list of education tweeps to follow | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
One of the great parts about going to conferences is meeting new people and connecting with old friends. Twitter is one of the main tools I use to connect with others and there was a great list of ...
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How Does iPad Workflow Fluency Look Like in Kindergarten

How Does iPad Workflow Fluency Look Like in Kindergarten | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it

Tweet Recently, I tried to explain to a teacher from another school how we are trying to use iPads BEYOND apps. We have over 100 apps on our school iPads and introduce our students according to age...


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Apps and Websites for Snow Fun

Apps and Websites for Snow Fun | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
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How I use Facebook in my Kindergarten classroom

How I use Facebook in my Kindergarten classroom | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Last year, Kindergarten teacher Bethene Songer from Western Hills Elementary approached her building principal with the idea of using Facebook to engage her parents. After discussions with School ...
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Introducing Apps to the Class

Introducing Apps to the Class | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it

Share This:Pin It I use my document camera and projector to introduce new apps to the class. Each morning when they arrive the iPad is set up with a game for them to play. I first started doing thi...


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Augmented Reality in Kindergarten with Aurasma

Augmented Reality in Kindergarten with Aurasma | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Aurasma is a free app that is similar to QR codes except the QR code part can be any image instead of a code. What that means is you can set the "trigger" to be just about any image you want. My mi...
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Steps for creating an Aurasma.

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Virtual Field Trip Resources

Virtual Field Trip Resources | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This Week I presented at "I Teach K" in Vegas about Virtual Field Trips and wanted to share some of the resources from my presentations. The first resource is a Pinterest board! On this board I hav...
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Peep and Chirp: 50+ Fun Videos That Teach Science to Young Learners

Peep and Chirp: 50+ Fun Videos That Teach Science to Young Learners | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Over 50 Peep and Chirp videos. This is the description from their website.. The animated series PEEP and the Big Wide World gives wings to the innovative idea of teaching science to preschoolers. W...
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Writing Animal Facts with ABCmouse Zoo Apps

Writing Animal Facts with ABCmouse Zoo Apps | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
There are three different ABCmouse Zoo apps and they are all FREE. Each one covers five different animals. You can download set 1 here, set 2 here and set 3 here. We have been using this app to wri...
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Texas K class plays live game of Tic-Tac-Toe with Montana K class using Google Docs

Texas K class plays live game of Tic-Tac-Toe with Montana K class using Google Docs | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Last week my class had a fun experience. We used Google docs to play a live tic-tac-toe game with our twitter friends in Montana (@JonFines class) We had already played a few games with the class o...
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My Hullabaloo

My Hullabaloo | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
This is a page dedicated to sharing ideas for using mobile technology to promote creativity and...
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Amazing resource for FREE apps and tech integration in the primary grades. Apps, lessons and tech tools posted daily!

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Amazing resource for FREE apps and tech integration in the primary grades. Apps, lessons and tech tools posted daily!

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Documenting Reading and Writing with Doodlecast App

Documenting Reading and Writing with Doodlecast App | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
The more I use Doodlecast Pro ($2.99) the more I like this app. My favorite app for recording audio on a screen has always been Educreations (Free) because of the simplicity of the app. The two thi...
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Literacy Center with Sentence Builder App

Literacy Center with Sentence Builder App | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I love apps that can act as a "virtual teacher" during a center. I am not saying they take the place of a teacher but that they give feedback to the kids to enhance their learning. The Sentence Bui...
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Example Blogs for Kindergarten -3rd

Example Blogs for Kindergarten -3rd | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
I had many great sessions this past week at TCEA in Austin, Tx and one of them was led by Dean Shareski and Steve Dembo.  Their session was a great reminder that relationships are the center of any...
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Learning To Read: Three Free apps that help new readers learn sounds and letters

Learning To Read: Three Free apps that help new readers learn sounds and letters | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Learning To Read: Three Free apps that help new readers learn sounds and letters. Includes abc reading magic 2, abc pocketphonics lite, and abc writing zoo animals game.
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Top Posts of 2012 From Kindergarten Teacher's Blog Focused On Tech

Top Posts of 2012 From Kindergarten Teacher's Blog Focused On Tech | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Tweet Here are the top three posts on my blog this year… Apps We Use In Kindergarten - List of apps I actually use in my class, I will be posting an update to this list soon. Just Dance Video...
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26 Educational and Dance Videos For Primary Grades

26 Educational and Dance Videos For Primary Grades | Tech in Kindergarten | Scoop.it
Tweet Click the image above to access the mix: I created another SymbalooEDU mix for the awesome Kinderchat Symbaloo profile. All these videos are by Patty Shukla. Symbaloo is a great way to organi...
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