Teaching Typing in the Classroom

  Typing is an essential skill that our students need to be learning. As classroom teachers, it is hard to imagine adding yet another thing to the list of things that need to be taught, but can you imagine your students becoming adults in the world we live in without knowing how to type? Keep … Read more

Searching & Saving Videos on Boclips

Searching for videos is my number one frustration when it comes to using technology in the classroom. I have tons of videos saved as bookmarks on my laptop, but keeping them all straight and finding videos easily can be very time consuming. Boclips makes it so easy to search for relevant content and save videos … Read more

How To: Share Videos & Generate QR Codes

Using video in the classroom is a great way to motivate and engage learners. This post is going to explore how you can use the site Boclips to find videos for your students, how to share videos using Google Classroom, and how to generate QR codes for videos.This post contains some affiliate links to make your … Read more

Using Video in the Classroom

Integrating video into your classroom will increase engagement, facilitate learning, and excite your learners. This post shares a variety of ways that you can use video in the classroom and it even includes a FREE video response page for you to use with your students!This post contains some affiliate links to make your life easier! Any … Read more

Boclips: Educational Videos for Teachers

Boclips is a great new website that is sure to engage and excite your students. It features millions of educational short-form videos that teachers can use to grab students’ attention. Boclips has partnered with some amazing content partners to offer you videos from a variety of sources. Oh, did I mention… its both free for … Read more

Digital Citizenship Introduction – For an Elementary Classroom

With technology being ever present in the classroom, teachers need to be teaching digital citizenship. Digital citizenship is an essential skill that must be taught in addition to our content standards. This post dives into what digital citizenship is, important terminology, and where you can start with your students. What is Digital Citizenship?  First, let’s … Read more