Spooky Awesome 1st Grade Skills RIGHT HERE! Listen as three first graders share about their experience with Rebus stories, the mega tech skill of copy & paste, and being technology leaders. Special thanks to Eric Curts for the idea!
GLOBAL READ ALOUD ROCKS! As promised, listen to both the teacher and student experience with the Global Read Aloud initiative taking place in our classrooms right now! It’s been an incredible way to connect with classes all around the country (and even outside of the USA) and discuss the awesome books we’re all reading.
Giving students opportunities to connect beyond their classroom walls can really change their learning experiences… for the better! These are the types of activities that our kids will remember forever! Listen as two students reflect on the importance of communication, collaboration, technology and an authentic audience.
Classity Class? Yessity Yes! The brain is designed to learn in a special way. Whole Brain Teaching is an approach that capitalizes on this and fuels student engagement. Listen as rockstar first grade teacher, Mrs. Joan Nelson, shares more about this classroom-changing philosophy!
Elementary students creating digital portfolios and resumes? You better believe it! Listen as 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th graders share about the designing of these incredible learning experiences. Portfolios are powerful tools to facilitate growth, reflection, and fun!