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Your Weekly Techspiration!

Issue II - April 30th, 2013

Did you know...

Now that we're fully wireless in the elementary buildings, you can borrow laptops for a project without having to pull the cart into your classroom! Check with your ISSS about procedures for signing out a set of laptops.

Photo of the Week

These second graders are creating digital stories with a free, web-based program called Storyjumper. Students in grades two through four really enjoy using this tool because it contains a variety of props and scenes. Many students log onto their accounts from home to work on their stories!

Classroom Connection

Have you heard of paper slide videos? If not, click here to view one that was created by a second grade group last week. Want to learn more about paper slide videos? Visit http://paperslide.wikispaces.com/Guidelines. There are examples for all grades levels and subject areas.
Please let me know if you're interested in exploring any of the ideas mentioned above!