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8th Grade ELA CARS Resources

Mrs. LeMay’s 8th graders are studying how literature effects the world around them. They are completing work stations that Mrs. LeMay and I have set up online. As part of their stations, they will review my lesson on┬áCARS Website Evaluation and look at several websites. They will then fill out the survey on the Padlet, […]

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Awesome Reading Apps

Yes, I know it’s not Tuesday, but I have found some great apps that I would like to share. As you know, I try to put FREE apps on here, but no matter the cost, I am not telling you to download an app. I am only letting you know about a cool app that […]

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Building a Media Scape on a Budget

Last school year, I went to visit a high school in a neighboring district. They had several things that intrigued me, and one was the Media Scape. I had never seen one before. Sure, I had seen people using huge monitors and even multiple screens before. But never had I seen one where students could […]

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Tech Tip Tuesday (a day late)

This week in orientation, I am showing the students how to set up their Edmodo account. Edmodo is a great resource for teachers to share information with their students, a collaboration tool, an assessment resource, and a way for both students and teachers to communicate. If you did not give your children permission to set […]

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Tech Tip Tuesday – Apps for EVERY Student

I will NEVER tell students you must download this app…without parent approval! Parents need to know what their children are downloading on their devices. One way we control this in our house… our son does not know the password for loading apps. So, when he wants an app, he must bring his iPad to me […]

Wednesday’s Summer Fun – Apps we will use

I will be showing students this week, how to create a book trailer with various apps. It is NOT mandatory that they download these apps, or even have an iPad. I am just letting you know what apps we will be using so that IF they are bringing an iPad, iPod or iPhone, they will […]

Follett Enlight eBook Reader

I was just notified that the Follett app we have been using will not work after June. The new app is called Follett Enlight. You may need our shelf code to finish your set-up and it is wbb06040 or 06040. And you will need your login for Destiny Quest as usual. So, if you have […]

Super Hero or Sci Fi Character

Mrs. Peck’s class will be coming to work on Super Hero or Sci Fi characters comic strip or trading card. Here are some of the resources they can use: Comic Strip Read, Write, Think – Comic Strip Pixton – Get the activation code from Mrs. Foster or Mrs. Peck. Marvel – Already have a super […]

Video VVendesday – Online Safety

Online Safety is a topic that is very near and dear to my heart. Parents, please make sure you sit down with you student and talk about online safety. Set guidelines and rules for not only computers, but also devices. Then have the conversation as often as needed. Even if your student feels you may […]