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Battle of the Books is Almost Here

The Battle of the Books competition begins in a couple of weeks (March 20). Students will be competing in their Language Arts classes on teams. Points are awarded to the team that correctly answers questions about the books on the list. Bonus points are awarded if the team can also name the author of the book. At the end of all the Battles, there will be a 6th Grade Champion Team, a 7th Grade Champion Team, and an 8th grade Champion Team. As the competition progresses, the winners will be posted and emailed to faculty and staff. The winning team members will receive a Target gift card.
Click here for the Battle of the Books list of titles.

Upcoming Technology in Motion Webinars

Alabama State Department of Education Technology in Motion Team is offering the following upcoming webinars:

Depth of Knowledge Through Technology Integration-March 9 @ 3:30 pm

This webinar will guide teachers in choosing apps, tools, and resources for reaching the different levels of Depth of Knowledge and give guidelines and strategies in implementing Educational Technology in the classroom.

Bitmoji: A Bit More Than a Personalized Avatar!-March 16 @ 3:30 pm

This webinar will provide instructions for creating your own Bitmoji and explore the creative educational possibilities of this engaging cartoon -style educational technology tool.

To read more and register go to this link: ATIM Webinars

"The thing we call failure is not the falling down but the staying down." ~Mary Pickford

Tech Link----Answer Garden

AnswerGarden is a minimalistic feedback tool. Use it in the classroom as an educational tool or at work as a creative brainstorming tool. Post it in a tweet or you can embed it on your website or blog to use it as a poll or guestbook.

Try it by responding to my Answer Garden Question: What is your favorite snack?


Want to create your own Answer Garden?


March Library Calendar

Click here to access the library calendar for March.