Linda Wenzel

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Thinglink EDU Examples

Thinglink EDU Examples | RoseliELT: My digital portfolio using Thinglink, Enriching Study Guides with Thinglink, Great Apps for kids, Best Free Apps …

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The 70 Best Apps For Teachers And Students

Ready for school? Let’s examine some of the featured apps that you should be using this year. From time-saving tools to reading helpers, there are …

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Mathigon

“Mathigon is a mathematical wonderland. The mathematics is presented clearly and elegantly, with a strong educational mission throughout.”<p>Simon …

10 iPad Features Every iPad Owner Should Know

Are you relatively new to iPads in the classroom? Are you looking for some tips to help you navigate the new iOS 7? Today we take a look at 10 …

The Story of the Animal Kingdom

A Small Taste of Shape of Life Videos<p><i>It's a bird, it's a plane, it's SUPER SQUID with an exquisitely efficient Body Plan!</i><p>New Featured Content<p><b>​This</b> …

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23 iPad Alternatives to the Book Report.

Upon hearing that they will have to read another book students usually roll their eyes and moan in disagreement. So to make the reading process more …

5 Must Have Apps For Teachers | THE "SHIFT" IN EDUCATION

A teacher can always find apps regarding the subject area by going to the app store and making a simple search. I’m a mathematics teacher and when I …

Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 2

This is Part 2 of my rundown on <b>Coding with Your Kids on an iPad</b>. Part 1 highlighted iPad apps that teach younger children the concepts behind programming. The following apps take these concepts further and introduce different elements to learning how to code. These apps are suitable for children …

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Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 1

In the past, coding was a pretty niche affair, those of us with our Acorns, Spectrums and Commodore 64s experimenting with lines and lines of code. I remember as an 8 year old, spending ages typing out lines of code on my beige Acorn Electron to draw….a line on the screen. To add insult to injury …

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10 Apps for Documenting Learning

One of the things that really excites me about the iPad is the ability of the students to show their learning. I am not talking about the end product …

There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - education apps, Maker Education

Too often the word on the street is “my school or class has new iPads but we don’t know what to do with them.” The best part about these devices is …

The “All-Time” Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education

I’ve been posting annual lists of the Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education for seven years.<p>I thought it would be useful for readers, my students, …

How-to: Use AirDrop to share files between iOS devices [Poll]

AirDrop can be a be a quick, simple way to transfer files between iOS devices. It can be especially handy because it is truly a device-to-device transfer that works even when neither device has internet access, although Wi-Fi and Bluetooth have to be turned on for it to function. In this article I …

Creation Apps for the One iPad Classroom

Every elementary school teacher in our district just received an iPad! What fun we have had learning how to use our new devices and finding new apps. …

Classroom "App"lications

Here you will find links to posts on iPad integration in my classroom, as well as ideas that are linked up by other teachers.<p>How do you meaningfully …

ISTE | ISTE blog

Even if you can’t make it to Chicago for ISTE 2018, you can get a taste of the conference experience from wherever you are.<p>At ISTE 2018, you’ll find …

Google Released A New Geography Based Game

July 3, 2014<br>Google has recently released a new game called Smarty Pins which uses Google Maps for its layout. This is basically a game that tests …

10 Educational Apps For Playful Learning

When handing mobile devices over to our young children, it's comforting to have apps that help them learn and explore. Yet finding educational apps that kids want to play again and again can be tough! Look no further; every playful app in this list of 10, which includes several that are free, has …

App smashing more Study Guides for students

Is it time to revise for examinations?<br>How can we make study guides more visually appealing?<br>These are some examples of app smashed VISUAL STUDY GUIDES …

21 Great Apps for Pre-K through 2nd Grade Teachers to Try This Summer

The summer is a great time to explore new-to-you iPad apps that you might want to add to the iPads that you have in your classroom. Each day this …

Deploying iPads in Education

The Complete Guide to Managing iPad in Education<p>The iPad is hugely popular in schools, so it’s surprising there isn’t more information available …

Interactive Visual Featuring 6 Tasks You Can Easily Do Using iPad

June 28, 2014<br>This is an interactive image (created using Thinglink) that features a bunch of useful iPad apps that you can use to do tasks you would …

Your Five Year Old Can Learn To Code With An IPad App

The MIT Media Lab recently released ScratchJr, a free iPad app that helps children 5-8 learn how to code. The app is a collaboration between the MIT Media Lab, Tufts University, and Playful Invention Company (PICO).<p>The original Scratch programming language is already used by millions of older kids, …

Five Good Resources for Teaching Digital Safety and Citizenship to Elementary School Students

Following yesterday's post on Seven Deadly Digital Sins I received a couple of requests for digital safety and citizenship resources appropriate for …

Why Makerspaces Give Kids Space to Fail, and Why That’s a Good Thing

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]y second-grader cries when he needs help with his math homework. He’s good at math. And with ease, he has been able to handle …

Guided Math in an iPad Classroom

Just like guided reading, it is vital that we individualize and differentiate our math instruction on a daily basis. Another important factor is that …

Apps That Rise to the Top: Tested and Approved By Teachers

<b>Haiku Desk</b> is a free presentation tool with many themes and Creative Commons images to choose from. Users can import photos, make charts, and …

The Guide to Keeping Up With Google

Pinterest<p>Hashtags, Twitter, G+, Communities, Blogs and YouTube Channels You Should Follow!<p><b>THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED! Click here to see the updated</b> …

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