Tech Tools for Teachers

EDUC 305 - 10:00

Agenda

  • Review PDE SAS
  • Math majors take track 1
  • English ed majors take track 2

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PDE SAS


  • Standards
  • Activities
  • Lesson plan ideas
  • Review Danielson framework
  • Materials and resources available

Check out the tool, Pair, Share

  • Check out PDE SAS
  • Chat with someone beside you
  • Share what you found / what you could use in your future classroom or current field

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Track 1- Math majors

Take some time to check out 3 of these math tools geared just for you!

Illuminations

  • Search by grade level
  • Search by common core standard or NCTM standard
  • Interactive pieces
  • Lesson ideas

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Wolfram Alpha

  • Search for Math equations
  • Calculate a math problem

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Desmos

  • Graph equations
  • Graph functions
  • Save and share graphs

Track 2 - English Ed majors

Take some time to check out 3 of these math tools geared just for you!

Newsela & Pic-lits app smash

  • Use Newsela to read an article from current events based upon lexicon
  • Search by grade level or language arts outcome
  • Take a quiz on it
  • Highlight on the page
  • Translate to Spanish
  • Then create a pic lit poem about the article

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Storybird

  • Create short stories, poems or chapter books
  • Create a drag and drop magnetic poem art
  • Use beautiful images from illustrators
  • Share digital copy or order physical copy
  • Collaborate on stories
  • Publish stories
Big image

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Animoto

  • Instead of assigning a paper to have students create a digital story.
  • Great tool to differentiate instruction
  • Drag and drop images and video
  • Add your own music
  • Professional product
  • Beautiful themes

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Share out one new thing you learned about today and how you can use it in your future classrom

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