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Create a simple stop motion animation on Powerpoint. Great activity for older kids! - http://beafunmum.com/2014/06/create-stop-motion-on-powerpoint/

ANIMATION STUDIO: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO CREATE STOP-MOTION PICTURES ON YOUR CELL PHONE OR DIGITAL CAMERA by Helen Piercy. Piercy, an animator who runs workshops for kids, has created a fantastic kit that includes sets and props, as well as an easy to read book about how to make stop-motion and several other kinds of animated movies! This will definitely keep the kids busy this Winter break!

This is an AWESOME site for kids! Film Street's Stop Frame Animator lets students create stop animation films for free. No registration is required to use this cool tool. It is easy to use and the end results are great.

One minute activities to get the kids' blood pumping and to break up seatwork time. I'm definitely doing this! I love physical movement ideas.

A,b, c book on how to survive 5th grade! Put on desks for next years students!! - end of year activity @calisped

What a fun "first day of school" activity to try! Easy to set up--and I bet the students will LOVE it!

Creating a google apps classroom -- great book and read for educators on technology in the classroom!

Site with animations showing how several body systems work. Human body activity and resource. Apologia Anatomy and Physiology, #homeschool

The Top 5 Free Typing Tutors: Exciting Ways to Learn and Practice Keyboarding

Tinker Ball activity (for simple machines). An online game where students create their own invention Students love this activity!!!

Use this (awesome) list of apps to help kids stay sharp on problem-solving, creativity, & critical thinking.

How To Create A Test That Grades Itself Using Google Forms

3 Powerful Web Tools to Create Whiteboard Animation Videos for Your Class

This is a great site for using Smart Boards in the classroom. It contains links to other sites, resources and interactive activities to engage learners using the Smart Board.

Storybird - Free online tool to create, read, and share visual stories. Amazing resource for teachers!

ABCya! Elementary Computer Activities & Games - Grade Level second

Looking for a way to combine creativity, storytelling and technology? Make a stop motion video with your kids. Transform toys or clay into characters that move.

The M Game...great activity for the first days of school!

Computer Lab ideas

Using SMA to prove knowledge in another class: The Water Cycle stop motion by StopMoGo. Stop motion animation of the water cycle created with Dragon Stop Motion. It was inspired by my time as a teacher