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Interactive Reading Lessons with Nearpod

Interactive Reading Lessons with Nearpod | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I continue to be impressed at the power of Nearpod, a presentation and formative assessment tool that is perfect for interactive reading lessons.
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How to add a Santa hat to your Memoji with Animoji on iPhone and iPad

How to add a Santa hat to your Memoji with Animoji on iPhone and iPad | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Want to add a Santa hat to your Memoji or create a Santa character of your own? Here's how to make Memoji more festive for the holidays...
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Sketchnoting in the Classroom: A Beginner’s Guide

Sketchnoting in the Classroom: A Beginner’s Guide | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you are interested in learning how to sketchnote, Sylvia Duckworth is the expert! Her new book includes tips and tricks for educators in all areas.
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Google Classroom Tip #31: Using Videos to Boost Academic Achievement

Google Classroom Tip #31: Using Videos to Boost Academic Achievement | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the love If you are a classroom teacher, then you know that there is something about videos that engages students in a way that print or audio can not. In this article we will discuss how you can use Google Classroom and videos to boost your students academic achievement.
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5 Classroom Resources to Find Free Fun Unplugged Coding Activities | Tech & Learning

5 Classroom Resources to Find Free Fun Unplugged Coding Activities | Tech & Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
These activities don’t require a computer or the Internet and get students to work together to complete tasks.
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5 Ways to Create a Doodling Culture in your Classroom

5 Ways to Create a Doodling Culture in your Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
(This is a cross post from a guest blogpost for Alice Keeler.) Sketchnoting, or visual note-taking, has so many benefits for students. Many studies have proven that images are considerably more effective than words when it comes to memory retention, comprehension and motivation.
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Balancing Screen Time with Mindfulness

Balancing Screen Time with Mindfulness | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveParents and teachers want what is best for children—but the proliferation of digital learning tools makes it a bit hard to determine what exactly that is. A child using an app can accomplish significant educational gains—but at what cost?
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Turn your keyboard into a trackpad in iOS –

Turn your keyboard into a trackpad in iOS – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I regularly say that every day is a learning day and I learned something new and something that I had clearly missed, recently.I can’t remember how I learned about the trackpad feature on yo…...
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How to teach computer coding in the classroom | Tech & Learning

How to teach computer coding in the classroom | Tech & Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Browse these computer coding websites for top teaching strategies...
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How to Create QR Codes for Almost Anything

How to Create QR Codes for Almost Anything | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
In just the last few weeks I’ve answered a half dozen or so emails from readers who had questions about how to make QR codes for a variety of things. Using QR codes to add a digital element to physical bulletin boards or other physical displays has been the unifying theme of those emails.
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Classroom computer game teaches finance & politics | Tech & Learning

Classroom computer game teaches finance & politics | Tech & Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The People's Pie is an educational game in the iCivics series designed to teach students how the federal budget works....
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Podcasting in the Classroom? Here’s a Byte-Sized Option

Podcasting in the Classroom? Here’s a Byte-Sized Option | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Is podcasting in the classroom here to stay? With the new byte-sized interactive podcasting tool from Synth, you can make the most of this powerful medium.
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Camera App Focos Comes to the iPad With Version 1.6

Camera App Focos Comes to the iPad With Version 1.6 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Focos is a Portrait Mode editor that lets you control bokeh in your photos.The latest update added support for the Apple Pencil and iPad Pro...
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Popplet People on Twitter – More Great Popplet Ideas

Popplet People on Twitter – More Great Popplet Ideas | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Popplets can be found anywhere on the planet.We have proof: when Popplet has issues (everyone has issues sometimes), we are quickly able to resolve them because Popplet people let us know about th…...
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8 great apps to enhance classroom learning

8 great apps to enhance classroom learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
However, many parents and educators question the educational value of apps and worry they are taking away from actual instructional time.
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Three Ways to Create Interactive Images & Diagrams

Three Ways to Create Interactive Images & Diagrams | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Adding interactive elements makes it possible to pack more information into a diagram, chart, or image. You could do this to enhance the references and digital handouts that you give to your students. Likewise, your students can add interactive elements to their diagrams and images deliver more thorough explanations. Here are three ways to create …
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Want Technology-Literate Students? Start with Their Parents

Want Technology-Literate Students? Start with Their Parents | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Spread the loveTeachers, understandably, often focus on their students. And wise teachers recognize that their students will need to be technology-literate in order the succeed in the coming years. But in order to truly accomplish this goal, teachers might be well advised to start not with the...
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Mac Apps for Music Teachers

Mac Apps for Music Teachers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Google Translate gets a much-needed makeover

Google Translate gets a much-needed makeover | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
New design adapts to suit your screen, and makes important features easier to find.
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„Using the iPad for: autographed ebooks“ –

„Using the iPad for: autographed ebooks“ – | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Because I self-publish and thus generate the ebooks myself, I have full control of the process.My iPad Pro with Apple Pencil is the idea tool for not only inscribing and signing book …...
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Just think about the impact for students if they could autograph their works for parents and others!!!!

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5 Resources to Find Tons of Free Fun Unplugged Coding Activities! – Teacher Reboot Camp

5 Resources to Find Tons of Free Fun Unplugged Coding Activities! – Teacher Reboot Camp | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

6 HOURS AGO 5 Resources to Find Tons of Free Fun Unplugged Coding Activities! Part of the series, Hour of Code Ideas! “Falling in love with code means falling in love with problem solving and being a part of a forever ongoing conversation.”

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Control Alt Achieve: 23 Google Projects for your Students

Control Alt Achieve: 23 Google Projects for your Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I recently had the privilege to be a guest on Vicki Davis ' show " The 10-Minute Teacher Podcast ". Vicki is an amazing educator who
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Fun STEAM App Animates Learning | Tech & Learning

Fun STEAM App Animates Learning | Tech & Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Explore classroom teaching strategies with this art and math creation tool...
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