Gettin' Techy With It!

End of Year Edition

This special EOY edition of "Gettin' Techy With It" will review end of year procedures and iPad pickup procedures. PLUS learn about ways to keep students engaged over the summer break!

EOY Classroom Technology Procedures

AS PER MATT JONES' EMAIL


Desktop Computers - Unplug from wall and bundle up according to photos below. Please do not lock up, or leave in a place that it will be knocked over easily.


Returning Employee iPads - Take Home


Non-Returning Employee iPads - Return to DeeDee Roberts at the Ed Center


All Other Technology Components - Campus Procedures

1st, 2nd, & 3rd grade iPad Pickup Procedures

Please click here to view instructions for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade iPad pickup. ALL iPADS MUST BE PREPARED FOR PICKUP AND BE RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY BY FRIDAY, MAY 20th. Kimo or I will check to ensure all pickup instructions have been followed and will sign off when you cart has been returned. If you have any questions please contact us.

4th grade iPad Pickup Procedures

Please click here to view instructions for 4th grade iPad pickup. ALL iPADS MUST BE PREPARED FOR PICKUP AND BE RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY BY FRIDAY, MAY 20th. Kimo or I will check to ensure all pickup instructions have been followed and will sign off when you cart has been returned. If you have any questions please contact us.

5th grade iPad Pickup Procedures

Kimo and I will be coming to your campuses on your scheduled day and time to pick up 5th grade iPads.

Summer Engagement for Students!

Don't let your students go stale over summer break! Keep their minds engaged with opportunities to learn and grow!


These district programs will be available for student use over the summer:


  • iStation will be available, Amy Wright will be sending out more info soon.


  • Think Through Math

Students can continue to use their current logins.


  • Sum Dog

Students can continue to use their current logins.


  • RAZ Kids App

Students can continue to use their current logins (IF YOU SET UP YOUR CLASS THIS YEAR).


  • Big Universe App (over 25,000+ ebooks)
Students can continue to use their current logins.


  • BrainPop, BrainPop ESL, & BrainPop Jr Apps

Students can continue to use their current logins.


  • Destiny Quest App (ebooks available on this app)
Download the app, then enter this website (one time only):
http://ec-destiny.newbraunfels.txed.net/

Then choose student campus. Then ID number for both the username and password to log in.


  • Epic App (tons of ebooks)

Students can use their free log in (IF YOU SET UP YOUR CLASS THIS YEAR)


Other programs for student use over the summer:


Tumblebooks library is available through the New Braunfels Public Library website, but only if you have a library card: https://newbraunfels.biblionix.com/web-db/login/42470088/


Seussville (games, worksheets): www.seussville.com (no log in required)


Here is a link for more reading apps parents and students can access over the summer: http://www.teachthought.com/uncategorized/20-ipad-apps-to-teach-elementary-reading/

Contact Us if We Can Help!

Michelle Harwood

Elementary Technology Integration Specialist

New Braunfels ISD

Kimo Aleman

Elementary Technology Integration Specialist

New Braunfels ISD