Smore Online Newsletters

visually appealing digital newsletter & media curation tool!

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Smore.com is an online newsletter creation site with visually appealing templates that make building a multi-media newsletter/ presentation/ training quick and simple.

It is easy to set up an account with an email address. Free accounts come with 5 free smores and Educator accounts come with unlimited smores! The Educator accounts usually go on sale around August for about $39, and the rest of the year, they are $59.

Ideas

  • create a classroom, library, or principal newsletter (easy to share link through Skyward message center)
  • create invitations to parents or the public to your school or classroom events
  • share celebration/spotlights about student work or great teachers
  • share upcoming units of study
  • create a syllabus for a class
  • use Smore as a way to give information on a lesson (embed links, videos, to explain concepts and include web links where students can go to for more information)
  • curate research materials for students
  • create a smore with instructions, tasks, videos, web links, etc. for a flipped learning assignment (either for homework or for a classroom flipped learning workstation)
  • student assignments that involve marketing and advertising principles, self-expression, and targeting writing to a specific audience
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