Butterfield Elementary Tech Team

This Week's TECH SHARE comes from BES Teacher, Katie T.

Katie used Kahoot! in her math class as a spiral review. Students were motivated and engaged in problem solving. Kahoot! has pre-made games or you can easily make your own game. It will be well worth your time. Check It Out!

Why Nearpod?

Nearpod allows teachers to construct presentations using the Nearpod website and deliver instruction to students by pushing content out to multiple devices at once. The teacher controls the presentation from a master iOS device, while students follow along on a class set of iPads or iPods. To enliven instruction, teachers can also embed multiple choice questions, polls, videos, quizzes, open-ended questions, and web-links in their presentations.
5 Myths about Writing with Mobile Devices

Great information for all of us as we navigate the waters of using a mobile device for writing. The author's bottom line is that it isn't about the device, it is about the process.


ThingLink is a tool that allows you to upload a single photo
and then link media on top of various portions of the photo. Media can be text or a link. Links can be web articles, Google Docs, videos, websites,blogs, audio files, etc... Anything can have a link! Get it at the App Store.