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Professor Word It has been almost a year since I have posted to this blog and now I have so many great resources to share that I have to get back to blogging! The first resource is the Professor Word … Continue reading

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Using Art and Technology toTeach Descriptive Writing

Monster Match on the Teaching Channel Check out this video from a school in Covington, Louisiana.  These teachers have a very creative way of teaching their students how to write a descriptive paragraph.  There is even more directions and helpful … Continue reading

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10 Pinterest Boards Every Teacher Must Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Pinterest Boards Every Teacher Must Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning.

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Voice Threads

This past week I worked with a foreign language teacher and her students as they created Voice Threads. It was a great opportunity for students to hear themselves speak in another language. The picture above links to another wonderful project … Continue reading

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InfuseLearning

Teachers have told me they love socrative.com. This site turns ipads, laptops, and even smartphones into student response units. It is super easy to use and the Exit Ticket is amazing. Jason also suggested we check out Infuse Learning. This … Continue reading

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Math Snacks: Bad Date

This video is from the the Math Snacks website. The description directly from the website states: “Math Snacks are short animations and mini-games designed to present mathematics in a very different way. In fact, we hope these snacks don’t look … Continue reading

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So Much to Share!!

It has been one big technology whirlwind since my last post!  I still hadn’t shared all I learned at the Louisiana Computer Using Educators Conference (LACUE) before I was off to Florida for FETC, one of the largest educational technology … Continue reading

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3D Toad

It’s that time of year when our thoughts turn to Super Bowl, Mardi Gras and Valentines. Well, I have a great resource for hearts, not valentines though but real sheep hearts like the picture above. 3D Toad has not only … Continue reading

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Introducing Vocabulary

Introducing Vocabulary  Click on the link above to view a great video from the professional development library on the PBS Learning Media website. In this video teacher Susan Christy (Highlands Middle School, Ft. Thomas, Ky.) is teaching a lesson on … Continue reading

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Teacher’s Domain

Energy Transfer in a Roller Coaster If you are looking for great interactive lessons aligned to Louisiana and Common Core standards check out the sample lesson on the link above. Although this lesson is Science oriented there are lessons with … Continue reading

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