My First Google Doc Assignment

  I love Google Drawing. Many people do not even realize it is part of the Google Doc’s options. When I am teaching and introducing students to Google Drive and Google Docs I use Google Draw as my first activity. I create a template in Google Draw for a...

Instagram Assignment

  An Instagram short film from Thomas Jullien on Vimeo. Thomas Jullien posted the above video to Vimeo. It is a fun video and clearly took him a lot of time. A fun classroom activity might be to have students on a field trip upload their pictures to instagram and...

xtranormal spelling words

Here is an idea for students with an alphabetizing assignment.  Students can type their spelling words into xtranormal.com.  This not only helps students by practicing typing, it allows students to use cut (control X) and paste (control V) to fix mistakes in...

Using QR codes to create educational posters

I have been pondering how to use QR codes in the classroom. My favorite use being to tape QR codes into old textbooks to make them relevant. The code pictured below goes to a YouTube video with directions on how to do those math problems. Note: I used a super sticky...