Leveraging Technology

to increase learning.

Samaritans on a Digital Road (PVNC)

This resource is built upon the shoulders of Jesus' parable about The Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37). Grade (1-12) will explore the meaning of one verse as it relates to being an online citizen while completing five lessons created specifically to address the challenges found at each grade.



Student and parent math activities. Ontario Curriculum.

Ontario Educational Resource Bank (OERB)

The OERB, Ontario Educational Resource Bank, is an online library of resources for publicly funded educators and K-12 students in Ontario. The OERB is a product of Technology Enabled Learning in Ontario (TeLO), formerly known as e-Learning Ontario.


Username: pvnccdsbteacher

Password: oerbt

Google Refresher

Google Classroom


Classroom is a tool in Google Apps for Education that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes. Classroom helps students organize their work in Google Drive, complete and turn it in, and communicate directly with their teachers and peers.


Join the game of Kahoot! here. Kahoot! is a free game-based learning platform that makes it fun to learn – any subject, in any language, on any device.

How it works: https://getkahoot.com/how-it-works

Ways to Play: https://getkahoot.com/ways-to-play

Let's Try it out: https://play.kahoot.it/#/?quizId=813ccfc7-1960-494f-8016-9df3069fb4de

Everyone go to :https://kahoot.it/


Smore is a free online flyer that allows you to share links to webpages, videos, and pictures. It can be used as a presentation tool in the classroom.



Padlet is a Virtual Wall which allows students to create, collaborate and brainstorm.

Let's Try it out: https://padlet.com/mdalessandro/z3rumsvlii3s

Poll Everywhere

Go to: https://www.polleverywhere.com/

Audience response system that uses mobile phones, twitter, and the web. Responses are displayed in real-time on gorgeous charts in PowerPoint, Keynote

Let's Try It:http://PollEv.com/elatedspring855

Explain Everything

Explain Everything is an easy to use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool with real-time collaboration that lets you animate, record, annotate, collaborate and explore ideas, knowledge,and understanding.


Tutorials: http://explaineverything.com/support/tutorials/ios

See it in action: http://expl.ai/CLWRVBZ

Parent Communication


Assess student skills with visual evidence and ongoing feedback.



Use # and name people to engage.

Be positive, connect to your audience, tweet regularly, use good/interesting pictures!!


Fresh Grade

FreshGrade is free apps for collaboration between teachers, students and parents with digital portfolios, learning objectives, grade book and communications

Take a product tour: https://www.youtube.com/embed/ff-LjaQETXU?autoplay=1