EdTech PD, EdTech Webinars, GSuite, GSuite Webinars, Instructional, Instructional Webinars, PD, Technology, Webinars

I ❤ EDU Webinars: May

Happy May everyone! As we continue in these strange times with stay-at-home orders, I ❤ EDU is planning to continue with monthly webinars. I know that a lot of my posts recently have been based on webinars, but stay tuned for more posts as I have normally shared in the past. (Unfortunately, I messed up… Read More I ❤ EDU Webinars: May

Adventures in Innovation, BoostEDU, Instructional, PD, Technology

BoostEDU: SAMR Self-Assessment Overview

Earlier this month, I publicly released my Google Innovator Project: BoostEDU.  BoostEDU is a program that supports teachers in transforming their traditional lessons through an inquiry-based self-assessment and guided lesson design process.  (Interested in learning more?  Watch this video.)  It’s been a lot of work but it has been very exciting to hear feedback from… Read More BoostEDU: SAMR Self-Assessment Overview

Add-Ons & Extensions, Google Forms, GSuite, Instructional, Technology

Automated Peer Feedback for Student Presentations

Over the last week, my AVID students have been developing and presenting on a college/university of their choice.  It’s always a great project for our new AVID students because it introduces them to a college and requires them to present in front of an audience.  Yet, when it comes to these presentations, I have noticed… Read More Automated Peer Feedback for Student Presentations

Google Slides, GSuite, Instructional, Math

Solving Inequalities Scavenger Hunt: A Low-Tech Activity

After working in a 1-1 school district for several years, using technology in the classroom has become second nature to me.  It’s integrated into nearly everything I do in my classroom and with a specific purpose – to create meaningful and engaging learning experiences for students.  Although technology is used in my classroom on a… Read More Solving Inequalities Scavenger Hunt: A Low-Tech Activity

Google Slides, GSuite, HyperDocs, Instructional, Technology

Creative Commons HyperDoc

Over last month, our Spartan Tech Squad students have been going through a “Web Literacy” course on Mouse Create.  The focus of this course is teaching students to “think critically, participate safely, and demonstrate good citizenship online.”  It’s a great series of lessons for students because digital citizenship is so important as our schools are… Read More Creative Commons HyperDoc

Google Slides, GSuite, Instructional, Math, Projects, Technology

8-BIT Project: A Fraction, Decimal, & Percent HyperDoc

Over the years, my students have participated in a variety of activities and projects on converting between fractions, decimals, and percent.  They have conducted surveys, designed pictures on graph papers, and designed and built Post-It Murals.  It is one of my favorite units to design because the possibilities are endless! This year, I wanted to… Read More 8-BIT Project: A Fraction, Decimal, & Percent HyperDoc

Google Slides, GSuite, Instructional, Projects, Technology

Calendars for Organization and Project Planning via Google Slides

When I first began working at my school site, our students were given a year-long, physical agenda to track their daily assignments.  As a school policy, our students were required to fill this out and teachers would sign/stamp that students had filled out the daily agenda at the beginning of class.  It was a great… Read More Calendars for Organization and Project Planning via Google Slides