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Google Classroom for the vacationing learner

December 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

Here is a blog post (from Brad Currie’s blog written by Diane Basanese) showcasing an innovative way to use Google Classroom for students who might be out of your classroom for an extended vacation. I know of teachers using classroom for students on home instruction as well.  

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School safe photos+ citations!

December 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom

I was working today with storyboardthat and tweeted out a photo from the class.  The Storyboardthat folks responded and mentioned their new site Photos for Class.  It is all I could ask for in a photo site.  School safe images (as well as a great variety of high-quality photos), Creative Commons licensed for school use, […]

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One thing I missed from Word,

December 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Google Tools

  I love using a thesaurus- and while Google Docs has this feature (tools-dictionary- then look for synonyms),  when I pasted my new word in,  the font would not match my existing text.  Today (while reading the Google Gooru), I found the answer to my issue.  The remove formatting key( in the toolbar- click on More […]

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CCS Worksheets for K-5 ELA

November 26th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Content - Language Arts

If you are looking for supplemental exercises for your K-5 ELA students, you might want to check out English Worksheets Land.  You can search by grade or topic. For the complete post from TeachersFirst, please click here.  

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