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Bitstrips for Schools

Bitstrips for Schools
Back to School With Bitstrips! Posted on: September 03, 2013 | By: Dana Herlihey We’re excited to enter another fun and educational year with Bitstrips for Schools! This year we hope to introduce teachers to a great selection of activities through our “Featured Activities” posts. You can stay up to date with our Featured Activities, news, and updates by following us on Twitter, or liking us on Facebook. This month, we’re happy to help welcome students to their new classroom with Back to School activities.

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Do You Miss Kerpoof? Try These 34 Alternatives Kerpoof is closing down April 15, 2014. A staple in thousands of classrooms across the country, it will be sorely missed by not just students, but teachers who relied upon it to guide students through writing, spelling, and a mixture and text and pictures to communicate ideas. It’s pretty much a given that no one site will be able to replace all the experiences Kerpoof provided, educators can cobble together a collection to satisfy the hole left by Kerpoof’s demise. Here are some ideas: Mix Art and Text KidPix (fee-based)Paint (available through Windows)Tuxpaint (free software download)

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