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The Desmos Activity Builder

Desmos is most commonly known as an online graphing calculator application, but it actually is capable of more than just a typical graphing calculator’s functions.  Take, for example, the Activity Builder. 164 more words


Share to Classroom - Google Chrome Extension

If you are using Google Classroom and you want an easy way to push a website/resource to your students, then you might want to try out the… 145 more words

Communicating 'Smore!

Have you ever created a classroom newsletter but weren’t too sure how many of the paper copies actually made it home to the parents?

Have you ever wanted to create a flyer for a school function but were on a restricted copy count? 263 more words

Using Historical Fiction as a Teaching Tool

Philosopher and critic Walter Benjamin famously said, “History is written by the victors.” As historical fiction increases in popularity, though, writers of every medium are challenging that maxim and are rewriting history. 852 more words


Canva Tutorial

Canva is a great tool for creating high end images that merge text and images. Use it for slideshows or posters. Canva also offers an app for the iPad. 10 more words

Classroom Tools


Since taking on my new responsibility as Head of Geography from September, I haven’t had much chance to post, but finally half term has arrived! Although my school responsibilities have changed, my philosophy hasn’t and I’m committed to continuing to explore ways in which new technologies can help support teaching and learning. 228 more words