Elizabeth Alaniz

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Elementary Math | CK-12 Foundation

Ideas for Productively Using Cell Phones in Your Classroom

Taking advantage of the potential of the cell phones that students carry with them is one of the points that I emphasized yesterday in my keynote for …

Mystery Bag Number Activities

Develop number sense and early addition concepts with this free Mystery Bag Numbers activity. Great for Kindergarten and 1st grade.

The best way to prepare early elementary students for algebra

What is the best way to prepare your early elementary school students for algebra?<p>Work on calculation skills<br>• Work on word problems<br>• Work on both word …

Mathematics

5 Productivity Skills Every Educator Must Have

In a national survey, we asked teachers, administrators and tech leaders to tell us what it takes to make a 21st century classroom run smoothly. …

21st Century

Everything Teachers Need to Know about Google Classroom

January 21, 2015<br>Google Classroom is definitely one of the best platforms out there for enhancing teachers workflow. It provides a set of powerful …

Education Technology

Broadcast Your Slides to Everyone In the Room

Preso.tv is a neat service for sharing slideshow presentations. Through Preso.tv you can broadcast your slides to the laptops and iPads of everyone …

Math visual aide. Cups have bottoms cut out so that students can drop manipulatives through. | Math | Pinterest | Math, Students and Cups

Student Loan Repayment Calculator

The Undergraduate Student Loan Calculator is a free offering from the Hamilton Project (a project sponsored by the Brookings Institute). The …

How to Create Tours With Google Earth Tour Builder

Earlier this week Google released a great new tool for creating Google Earth tours. Tour Builder makes it easier than ever to create Google Earth …

Protecting Your Google Account in Two Steps

This afternoon I sat in a meeting about Google Sites and having multiple faculty members maintaining a Google Site for their school. One of the …

Bloom's Taxonomy Flip Chart {Freebie}!

Bloom's Taxonomy<p>This flip-chart can be easily printed and assembled for each of your students. Students can use this learning tool to develop …

29 Clever Organization Hacks For Elementary School Teachers

Combat the chaos of the classroom with these inspiring organization tips.

g(Math) will now create individualized, differentiated quizzes and grade them mathematically!!

The latest feature addition to g(Math) for Sheets is the one I have been waiting the longest to complete and port over from my scripts workflow: …

Multi Digit Multiplication Strategies

Look at the problem below and think about how your students would respond to the two questions:<p>What is the value of the 2?<br>• Why should we place a 0 in …

Practical Ed Tech

Main Content<p>The Essential phone is the one to buy if you value flexibility and freedom from carrier installed and manufacturer installed bloatware. …

Try the New Add-ons for Google Forms

A few weeks ago Google Forms was updated with some long awaited features like question shuffling. This afternoon another great feature was added to …

Stop the Clock - An Adventure in Teaching Time! | Pinterest | Clock games, Active engagement and Telling time

PhotoMath Could Change the Way We Think About Teaching Math. http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/10/photomath-could-change-way-we-think.html

Organize Your Thoughts With Google Keep

Google Keep is an interesting digital sticky note service that is available as a website, as a Chrome app, and as an Android app. On Google Keep you …

How to Use Google Docs Offline

Google Drive is what I use for creating nearly all of my documents and I always encourage others to use it too. The one drawback to using Google …

Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents

Once upon a time there was a Google Spreadsheets script that would create word clouds for you. When the new (current) version of Google Spreadsheets …

New Script that will create Google Forms from questions in a Spreadsheet

There was a query posted in the GEG Singapore about automatically creating forms from spreadsheet questions. g(Math) kind of does this, so I threw a …

Create Instructional Videos on Your Chromebook With Clarisketch

Clarisketch is a free app that I initially wrote about back in July when it was only available as an Android app. Thanks to Jen Deyenberg, this …

12 Apps for the One iPad Classroom

You don’t have to be in a one to one iPad classroom to integrate this powerful tablet into your everyday routine. Not every classroom is 1:1 and many …

50 Resources For Teaching With iPads

<b>A Collection Of The Best Resources For Teaching With The iPad</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>So we thought we’d start an ongoing collection–that is, one that is …

Games

The short URL for this page is http://bit.ly/mhGames.<p>Games on the Blog<br>• My Games Posts<br>• Eleusis Express<br>• Tiny Math Games<br>• Commercial Games<br>• Others' Games …

Constructions Castles

Einstein was right — imagination <b>IS</b> more important than knowledge.<p>I used to think of that quote a lot as I walked the Princeton campus, through …