Kelli Griffith

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Using Book Creator to create math riddles - Book Creator app

Last year I was brainstorming with the Kindergarten teachers, looking for an app that was a “just right” fit for our young students to create books. …

Why I Will Never Use a Behavior Chart Again

Back to School, Behavior Management, Featured, Responsive Classroom<p>I know from all the clip charts and behavior charts I have seen on Pinterest that …

Say Good-bye To Colorful Kindergarten Classrooms

Can you picture the kindergarten classroom that you had growing up? Or compare it to the one you take your child to? Most likely your child’s …

Top 10 Resources on Early Literacy Development

Interactive Online Lessons About Zoos

The Bronx Zoo offers a nice page of resources for elementary school and middle school educators. Among the resources available on the Bronx Zoo's …

How is a 21st Century Kindergarten Classroom Like?

“A 15-year-old who broke into over 250 websites.”<p>“A 14-year-old broke into online servers of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2.”<p>“A 9-year old student …

Is Your Child Ready to Read? A Checklist

We live in a culture deeply devoted to getting its citizens to read at the earliest possible age. Whether it’s flashcards, alphabet-focused toys, …

Kids

5 Things To Do To Get Your Class Connected Before School Begins

I strive to inspire and develop the skills necessary for my students to succeed in the 21st century. My students are encouraged to create, …

Using Explain Everything in the Primary Classroom

Explain everything is a screen casting and interactive whiteboard app that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to …

6 Ready To Go iPad Centers

A few of the following iPad Centers/Stations I have posted before, however I thought it might be useful to post them again, at the beginning of the …

The iPad as a Tool for Creation to Strengthen Learning

Seymour Papert, the developer of the LOGO computing language, begins his landmark book Mindstorms with a story about gears he played with as a child. …

Play

One common wrinkle with the Donate step in Schneiderman’s framework is that many teachers and students simply launch their products onto the …