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iPads in the Classroom: Teaching Prepositions, Math Concepts, and Writing in Creative Ways

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I have never been a big fan of using worksheets, but sometimes it is hard to find good resources to teach certain concepts without the use of them. For example, …

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Energy: Learning through Exploration and Inquiry

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I am so excited to announce an eBook that one of my classrooms created. These students worked so hard to learn about energy and the production of electricity. Our unit …

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Fables: Using Technology to Investigate

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This week I had the opportunity to work with a group of second and third-grade students using the iTunes U course I created about fables called Animals and their Stories. …

Word Work Video

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I finally decided to try using the iPads during my guided reading groups. For the word work portion of the lesson I used the Beginning Sounds app from Lakeshore to work …