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I teach Tech to K-3 & 5th grade.

Robotics

3D Printing. Coding Apps. Code. Borders. Communication 4 All Resources to Support Inclusion The borders below have been created using Microsoft Publisher.

Borders

They print over multiple landscape pages of A4. Please email if you have any order requests. These letters are available in plain black but feel free to email with another colour choice Download in upper and lower case: a-g, h-n, o-t and u-z. Instructional and Educational Videos, Animated Explanations, - Explania. iPad Academy - Learn How to Use the iPad. Edcite Common Core Practice Assignments- Create your own. TeachersPayTeachers.com - An Open Marketplace for Original Lesson Plans and Other Teaching Resources.

Wikispaces. An App for Teachers to Create Educational Portfolios of Student Work with an iPhone, iPad, or Android Smartphone. LearnZillion. Mathematics Practice Tests.

3-5 - Next Gen Assessments. INFOhio's Tech Skills for Online Testing. INFOhio's Tech Skills for Online Testing. Inbox (3,542) - janeen.spradlin - Gmail. There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - edapps, iPad, maker, maker fair, makerchat, makered. Too often the word on the street is “my school or class has new iPads but we don’t know what to do with them.”

There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - edapps, iPad, maker, maker fair, makerchat, makered

The best part about these devices is that they get the learning into the actual hands of students- make learning “hands-on.” That is NOT a new concept. Dewey, Montessori, David Kolb knew this long before the digital age- constructivism is one of the most effective ways to learn anything. These days, the word “maker” can be interchanged for “constructivist” and the Maker Movement is really starting to sweep the country. The White House announced last week they would host their first Maker Faire this spring (follow the hashtag, #IMadeThis).

These are all exciting events but all students should have easy access to becoming a maker. 1. DIY.org (app and webbased) has it all! 2. Play-i Bots: coming soon – these little bots will take the code written on the ipad and make it come to life in the real world. 3. 4. 5. 6. Foldify: Don’t have the cash to get a 3D printer? 7. 8. 9.

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Tech Tools & Sites For Teachers. Teacher Tech Resources. Intro to Tech for Teachers. OETC 2014. Good websites. Tech stuff for teachers. Tech Tools for Teachers. Teacher Tech Standards. CCSS and iPads. Keyboarding. How to Type Faster: Tips and Tricks to Master the Keyboard. Living on the digital edge where typing is almost an everyday necessity, learning the ways of proper keyboard usage are crucial.

How to Type Faster: Tips and Tricks to Master the Keyboard

Not only are you able to be more productive and get things done quicker with a keyboard, typing faster can enable you to keep up with your brain; that little voice in your head that has great ideas might only last for a few seconds before it’s forgotten. (Image Source: Fotolia) In this article, we’ll give you 5 tips to get you started typing faster and proper. Some of the tips are quite obvious ones, but we’ll provide you with a few apps to help you practice and learn faster. Recommended Reading: 50 Windows 8 Keyboard Shortcuts You Should Know 1. Getting rid of your bad typing habits is probably the hardest thing to do. (Image Source: Fotolia) Others may type only with two fingers, hovering over ten (or more) keys each, always having to keep their eyes on the keyboard to get the right keys. 2. (Image Source: Keybr) 3. Next up: Touch typing. Learn THE KEYBOARD Techniques - Basic Personal Computer Tutorials.

How to Type Faster: Tips and Tricks to Master the Keyboard. Miss Kay's Computer Class. Tech Savy Teacher. Tech Teacher. Elementary Tech Teachers - A place for elementary tech teachers to share. Elementary Tech Teachers - A place for elementary tech teachers to share. Computer Application Lesson Planning. Techie Teacher Tips. Welcome to Techie Teacher Tips; your resource for effectively integrating technology in the classroom.

Techie Teacher Tips

Feel free to follow my technology board on too! Thanks for visiting!!! I have created this site to be a resource for myself and other elementary teachers. Feel free to share the site with others and visit often (I am continually adding new resources as I find them). This site was developed by Heather Mullins, MATL with Specialization in K-12 Technology Integration. All information was current at the time it was written, please follow the links provided to ensure that all information is accurate prior to use.

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