Darroch's Dose

Tech Tip Tuesday for January 12, 2016

MLK Resources

Gynzy
  • Gainsay Jukebox - I Have a Dream (Audio recording)
  • Martin Luther King Lesson
  • Black History


BrainPop


Alabama Virtual Library


NEA

Safe Images

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Professional Development Opportunities



Please let me know what PD you would like for me to offer the second half of the year by completing the following form:


Professional Development Ideas


Thank you!

Need Help?


Karen Darroch's Schedule:


Tuesday - Deer Valley Elementary

Wednesday - Bluff Park Elementary

Thursday - Greystone Elementary


Link to Help Form: http://goo.gl/forms/FSrkrKVktU


Link to Frequently Asked Questions: http://bit.ly/1Lit5k3 (Content added daily!)


Sara Carpenter's Blog: http://www.techcoachtimes.blogspot.com/

Time to Share!

What are some of your favorite apps and how do you use them in the classroom? Please add your favorites to create a resource for all K-5 teachers. There is a tab for Math, Reading, Social Studies, Science, and Creative. Select the link below and share! Thank you to those who have contributed. I would love for this to become a resource we can all use.


https://docs.google.com/a/hcs-students.net/spreadsheets/d/1g0o4oE5RNRzN99OJ2kfRyFe18jeJ1_TMS3Z6pv9kPsU/edit?

usp=sharing


Great Website to find apps:

http://go.appsforcommoncore.com/

Contact Me!

I would love to come to your room and teach a lesson. Here are just a few of the lessons I am teaching in the classrooms.


  • Create a digital post card using Google Slides
  • Create a Mystery Number, Person, Place, or Thing with Google Slides
  • Lesson on Tour Builder
  • Create Student Portfolios using Google Sites
  • Pick from a number of Google Projects
  • Graph data using Google Sheets
  • Research lessons
  • Technology Playground Centers
  • Code Lessons
  • Google Drive lessons with the Do's and Don'ts of creating a Google Slide Presentation
  • Read a Digital Book with a writing extension activity using Google Docs
  • Reading Centers with iPad
  • Digital Citizenship Lessons
  • Research Lessons


Please email me or fill out the help form to schedule a day and time.


I would love to learn from you! Please invite me into your classroom to see all the engaging ways you are using technology in your classroom.