Jenelle Therrien

51 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Followers | @MsJTherrien | Teaching 6th Grade in an inner-city district with minimum tech access (besides my own iPad, iPod, and student devices), and I've got a lot to learn!

Unleashing Creativity: Greg Kulowiec App Smashing - from Beth Holland

Greg Kulowiec begins his session by asking, “Why limit our students to one tool at one time?” With <i>App Smashing</i>, students can create content with a …

20 Simple Assessment Strategies You Can Use Every Day

<b>20 Simple Assessment Strategies You Can Use Every Day</b><p>contributed by <b>Saga Briggs</b><p><i>This post has been updated from a previous version</i><p>The ultimate goal of …

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How to Use Green Screen Effects on iPads

How to Use Green Screen Effects on iPads<p>Updated on April 28, 2016<p>Making Movies Magical<p>These days, very little comes out of Hollywood without special …

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iPad Lessons<p>iPad Lessons and Student Examples. Also check out the new TechChef4u FB! https://www.facebook.com/techchef4u<p>How To Use Flipgrid for Book …

23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow

<b>23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>The iPad is not magic, and as many educators have found integrating them …

25 Tricks To Improve A Boring Lesson For Improved Student Engagement

Over the years, I’ve noticed how one question can change the dynamics of any situation. Everything might be moving along quite nicely at the dinner …

5 Handy iPad Apps to Create Infographics

The Infographics App by Column Five is a selection of our data visualizations and other editorial infographics, which have been created for a wide …

36 Core Teacher Apps For Inquiry Learning With iPads

<b>36 Core Teacher Apps For Inquiry Learning With iPads</b><p>The interest in <b>inquiry-based learning</b> seems to ebb and flow based on–well, it’s not clear why it …

5 Excellent Videos to Teach Your Students about Digital Citizenship

Edutopia is one of my favourite educational web resources . Today while I was checking its Five Minute Film Festival page I came across a link that …

How to Plan Instruction Using the Video Game Model

Achievable Challenge Requires Individualization<p>As I wrote in my previous blog, A Neurologist Makes the Case for the Video Game Model as a Learning …

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5 ways to make your classroom more student-centered

<b>A student-centered classroom allows students to be an integral part of the assessment development process.</b> This doesn't necessarily mean every …

27 Simple Ways To Check For Understanding

<b>27 Simple Ways To Check For Understanding</b><p>Checking for understanding is the foundation of teaching.<p>Whether you’re using formative assessment for data …

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About

<b>197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About</b> If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re …

80 Interesting Ways To Use Google Forms In The Classroom

<b>80 Interesting Ways To Use Google Forms In The Classroom</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>When you think of innovative, edgy, compelling uses of technology, Google …

50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students

<b>50 Challenging Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Literacy is changing–not at its core necessarily, but certainly …

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7 Essential Ingredients Of Project-Based Learning

<b>How To Design A Project-Based Learning Unit: 7 Essential Ingredients</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Project-Based Learning is the anchoring of student-driven …

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25 Reading Strategies That Work In Every Content Area

<b>25 Reading Strategies That Work In Every Content Area</b><p>Reading is reading. By understanding that letters make sounds, we can blend those sounds …

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Getting Started With Project-Based Learning (Hint: Don’t Go Crazy)

Renovate a Project<p>Projects and project libraries are everywhere. Instead of planning a full project with all the learning targets, milestones, and …

Project Based and Authentic Learning… Plus Ten Valuable PBL Resource Links

<i>Welcome to a very special post that emphasizes authentic learning in the classroom. It is also filled with some amazing resources that will help you</i> …

A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning

<b>A Better List Of Ideas For Project-Based Learning</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>At TeachThought, we’re huge fans of project-based learning.<p>While there is no …

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Why App Smash?

Inspired by the last #1to1iPadChat , I thought it was time to post on the world craze that is App Smashing. The term App Smash was coined by the …

Rubrics for Blogging and Multimedia Projects

Assessment is one of the things that I'm often asked about in my blogging and website creation workshops. One of the assessment resources that I like …

8 Great Classroom Ideas To Level Up Learning @coolcatteacher