Jill Russ
Jill Russ
Jill Russ

Jill Russ

Skitch Primary Poster This is the second in a series of posters for supporting Primary students in an iPad environment. I love Skitch as a tool for my students to show me what they have learnt. I know a lot of the students navigate freely within the touch and swipe environment but this is for those little ones who might forget what some of the buttons do.

Wahoo for Art!: Bad Hair Days!

A website that shows pictures of kids going to school from around the world. This might be good to go along with EngageNy ELA Module 1 for third grade. Site is in Dutch, but can be translated to English in Chrome.

diy ~ how to make shiny fish out of tin foil, salt, paint, felt tip pens and a net vegetable bag ~ photo tutorial ~ easy craft for kids

Geography Map Skills Unit with Lapbook or interactive notebook pages! A complete unit for teaching about basic map skills. Over 70 pages! This inc...

Heat & Light: 6 Word Work Stations combining Science and Literacy for Big Kids. Sort 40 science words by ABC order, by syllables, or into categories. Also includes a sentence sort with literal and nonliteral language, a phrase sort about heat and light, and definition match.

Energy: 5 Word Work Stations combining Science and Literacy. ABC order, syllables, definitions, and two category sorts. Sort words into types of energy, sources of energy, energy measurements, and other words about energy. Sort by renewable/nonrenewable sources of energy.

Five word work station activities combining science content and literacy skills. Contains 40 word cards related to plants. Sort into categories, put in ABC order, or sort by syllables. Also includes a prefix and root word activity to build words.

Set of 6 literacy station activities integrating science content and literacy skills. 40 word cards about animals to sort into categories, put in ABC order, or sort by syllables. Also includes literal and nonliteral language sort, definitions, and sorting phrases with attributes to mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fish.

Here is a great app that is found in Itunes that is easy to use. It is designed to facilitate mastering basic math facts taught in Elementary School. And it's FREE! App includes: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts.

MathTappers: Multiples - a math game to help children learn basic facts for multiplication and division ($0.00) MathTappers: Multiples is a simple game designed first to help learners to make sense of multiplication and division with whole numbers, and then to support them in developing fluency while maintaining accuracy.

Multiplication Strategies Foldable - great for interactive math notebooks. Teach students several strategies so they can use the one that works well for them or for the situation.

So Simple – Get Every Kid “To The Board” With Nearpod | MathyCathy's Blog – Mrs. Cathy Yenca

Excellent presentation on using iPads.

Teacher Timesavers for iPad

PickMeBuzzer ($0.00) - With 1 iPhone or 1 iPad ( stand alone built-in automatic reset) - Use 5 Player Buzzer mode to create a 5 player buzzer system. Connect TV out or VGA cable to device. This will project who buzzed in first onto a big screen (great for classroom, auditorium, and group training sessions). Score and names cannot be changed in this mode. An additional iOS device is required to change names and scoreboard.

Apps in Education: Skitch Primary Poster

Karen Ogen - Karen Ogen: Educational Technology Portfolio

Top Five iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas | Edutopia

12 advanced ipad tips all educators should learn


easy-ipad-projects-for-elementary-students by Karen Bosch via Slideshare

Teacher iPad Orientation Toolkit: 6 Tools Every Teacher Should Master