10 Ways To Create Digital Exit Tickets

Yesterday I read a fantastic post by Matt Levinson on Edutopia about digital media exit tickets that really got me thinking. In his article, he begins with a story of a lesson on prepositions he thought went really well, but eventually realizes that students didn't get what he wanted out of the lesson. As he … Continue reading 10 Ways To Create Digital Exit Tickets

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20 Ways To Use PowerPoint With Bloom’s Taxonomy

I would wager a guess that the majority of teachers uses PowerPoint as a way to present information and lecture in class. In fact, PowerPoint has been under a lot of flack lately for being tired, dated, and unexciting. For the sake of playing devil's advocate, however, I vote that there's still some life left … Continue reading 20 Ways To Use PowerPoint With Bloom’s Taxonomy

25 Ways To Use Pinterest With Bloom’s Taxonomy

Recently, I've been spending quite a bit of my time researching how to use Pinterest in the classroom in a way that is meaningful and relevant. I've posted a couple of articles about Pinterest before, and I've noticed that it is very popular among educators for both personal and classroom use. As I researched (and … Continue reading 25 Ways To Use Pinterest With Bloom’s Taxonomy

Free Rice: Answer Questions Correctly and Help Alleviate World Hunger

Sounds a little farfetched, I know, but it is true! At Free Rice, every question you answer correctly donates 10 grains of rice to the United Nations World Food Program. This website is a wonderful way for students to practice important subject skills and simultaneously learn about charity and world hunger. More information, data and … Continue reading Free Rice: Answer Questions Correctly and Help Alleviate World Hunger

8 Tech Tools for Logical/Mathematical Learners

If you missed it, I created a list of technology tools aligned with Howard Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences. Because that list was overwhelmingly overloaded with info, I'm breaking it down by intelligence. A few weeks ago I posted 17 tools for visual/spatial learners, 8 tools for musical learners, and 13 tools for verbal/linguistic learners. … Continue reading 8 Tech Tools for Logical/Mathematical Learners

22 Ways To Use Twitter With Bloom’s Taxonomy

A few of my faculty members have been asking about ways they can use Twitter in the classroom recently. As I helped them integrate Twitter into their own classrooms, I started developing a running list of different ways Twitter could be used and quickly realized that the best way to show Twitter's value in the … Continue reading 22 Ways To Use Twitter With Bloom’s Taxonomy