Tech Time

Unami's Technology Newsletter

Teacher Tech Spotlight

Mrs. Castor's classes used Animoto to create animated digital stories. According to Mrs. Castor, "blah blah blah blah blah". For more information on what Animoto can do, watch the video below or click here for the website.
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Make & share beautiful Animoto videos online

Technology Toolbox

Growth Mindset and Behavior Management

Class Dojo is a free online program that allows teachers and students to track behaviors that include "on task", "helping others", "preparation", and "participation" and more . Teachers can award Dojo points to students for these behaviors or subtract points if students do not exhibits these behaviors. Parents and can see their child's progress by logging into the website with a private code. It is exceptionally easy to set-up and use. The students love it. For more information see the video that you can show to your students to introduce them to Class Dojo or click here for the website.

Student Introduction to ClassDojo

Research Tool

Newsela provides a bank of current event news articles from a variety of news outlets. Articles can be searched by topic and the Lexile (reading level) can be adjusted to differentiate according to reading abilities. Articles are updated daily. For more information see the video below or click here to go to the website.

Tech Topics Get Together

Please email me with any suggestions for the focus of next month's Tech Topic Get Together.

Augmented Reality- Using Arasma in the classroom

Tuesday, April 19th, 3pm

Room 119

Learn how to create interactive digital bulletin boards

RSVPs are enabled for this event.