DS TECH NEWS
...tech tips, best practices and resources
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GOOGLE SLIDES FREE TEMPLATES
Looking for an engaging end of year activity? SLIDESMANIA offers creative templates to design various interactive lessons using Google Slides. Check out the collection, and especially Alice Keeler's Digital Board Game Template that can be used with Google Slides and Powerpoint.
Have you tried Google Autodraw? AutoDraw pairs machine learning with drawings from talented artists to help you draw anything quickly! Now you can be an artist!
CAMP KINDA: A VIRTUAL SUMMER CAMP FOR KIDS
Looking for alternatives to traditional summer camps for your kids? Check out CAMP KINDA, a free virtual summer experience for grades K-8.
2020 SUMMER PD WORKSHOPS ONLINE
PEEKING INTO A REMOTE CLASSROOM
Check out how SANDRA SAMMARCO uses Padlet and Whiteboard.fi to collaborate and showcase student projects!
Important App Info!
Suggestion from Marissa?
"If you go into gradebook and select an assignment to view, there is an option to copy all grades to Google sheets. I did that as well for backup in case anyone else decides to withdraw from GC."
#WEareDS Online for Educators
How to Find these Newsletters? To keep track of weekly newsletters, I will be adding them to the DS website with the date and a description of topics covered for easy access. Newsletters can be found behind the BULLETIN BOARD tab on the home page menu.
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June 4, 2020