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Dash and Dot Robots: Rolling for Code

<b>***THIS LESSON HAS BEEN UPDATED. THE DICE ARE NOW MATS TO PRINT AND USE WITH ACTUAL DICE. SEE THE END OF THE POST FOR THE RESOURCES***</b><p>Today was my …

Lewis And Clark

Bunt Coverage Runner On 1st

Keynote

Keynote makes it easy to create beautiful presentations. Work together in real time on a Mac, iPad, or iPhone—or use Keynote on iCloud.com.

Sphero Programming Unit - Key Stage 2 - Free

<b>Sphero Programming Unit <br>Introduction</b><br>On many occasions in Primary Computing, the pupils are using programming language that is controlling on-screen …

10 Essential iPad Skills for Teachers

January 4, 2017<br>iPad has been increasingly adopted as an instructional tool in classrooms especially in the north American context. As a versatile …

New Budget 9.7 Inch Apple iPad Coming Next Year

Apple is expected to release a number of new tablets next year. According to a recent report, Apple will release one of its cheapest iPads so far in …

Children's Book Review: Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford, illus. by Eric Velasquez. Candlewick, $16.99 (48p) ISBN 978-0-7636-8046-6

Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library<p>Carole Boston Weatherford, illus. by Eric Velasquez. Candlewick, $16.99 (48p) ISBN 978-0-7636-8046-6<p>More By and …

Little Pim's Holiday Adventure! Tasty Treats Around the World

• <b>Author:</b> Julia Pimsleur Levine<p>Join Little Pim the panda as he takes a holiday trip around the world to visit his friends in France, Brazil, Mexico, and China. On his journey Little Pim will sample traditional holiday treats, discover new holiday traditions, and learn words in French, Portuguese, …

Read like a girl: how children’s books of female stories are booming

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls and Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World are just two of a raft of inspirational titles changing bedtime reading<p>Studies in the past have found that children’s books are dominated by male characters, that history books are overrun by male authors writing …

Design Thinking with Elementary Students (1st Grade)

In this unit, students learned about the external parts of different animals that help them meet their needs and survive in their specific …

The STEM Specialist “10” Infographic

iOS 11 will change how you'll use your iPad forever

As simple as possible, but no simpler<p>iOS 11 is the most ambitious software update from Apple in a very, very long time. It’s ambitious because it’s packed with so many new features and technologies that it will be impossible for me to cover them all here. It’s ambitious because those new features …

IPads in the classroom: The right way to use them, demonstrated by a Swiss school.

Touch-screen tablets for young students have become all the rage. Some districts are even buying iPads for every kindergartner, a move sparking both …

Starting Out With iPads: The First Weeks

Lately I’ve had several people ask me about how I get started with iPads in my classroom each year. Specifically, about the first week. So I thought …

Education Technology

023: How To Use Only One iPad in Your Classroom

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS<p>We discuss how limited technology resources in the classroom can be extremely frustrating. How the heck can …

How to Record Your iPad Screen

How to Record Your iPad Screen<p>Updated on June 30, 2017<p>How Do They Do That?<p>YouTube is littered with tutorials and app reviews that show you how to do …

Why I Still Believe in the iPad’s Positive Impact on Classrooms

Opinion | Learning Strategies<p>Why I Still Believe in the iPad’s Positive Impact on Classrooms<p>By Julie Willcott     Jul 7, 2016<p>Flickr / Brad …

Education Technology