POPPLET- Fun and Easy!

What is Popplet? Popplet is a tool that allows students and teachers to make ideas and information visible!  This “graphic organizer” tool allows teachers and students to create graphic organizers, concept webs, thinking maps, timelines, and visually organize many types of ideas and infromation.  According to their webiste; “Popplet’s strength as a collaborative brainstorming tool, however, should Read More…

Canva

I recently completed an excellent and informative online tools class that was provided through my district! One of the tools we experimented with is called Canva. Canva (found at https://www.canva.com/ ) is a graphic design tool that provides millions of photos, fonts, and graphics to help users create stunning layouts! Its drag and drop features are easy to Read More…

How to Guides…

Here’s how this post came about… Just to give  you some background information on “background information” and why you should start new lessons with it…        (sidebar discussion #1: Educators give background information before beginning a new unit, or before reading a book with concepts that the teacher feels that some of the students may Read More…