Category: Technology

Frindle Novel Study using Boom Learning

Paperless Interactive Frindle Novel Study

Check out Boom Learning Task Cards, a self-scoring interactive tool, with Frindle Novel Study.

What is Boom Learning℠?

Boom Learning℠ takes task cards to the next level. They live in the cloud. Boom Cards can’t be printed. They play on most modern browsers, Android, iPads, iPhones, and Kindle Fires. It is a win-win situation. Continue Reading

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Teaching Measurement – Free Interactive Resources

Measurement Unit - Many FREE Activities to use with Students

Teach measurement with these device response, interactive web pages. I am super excited about my measurement activities. Years ago when I was first learning how to build web pages, this was one of my first projects. The programs and codes I originally used were so outdated that only about a third of the pages worked. Now everything is in full working order, device responsive, and interactive. YEAH!  Here’s what you will find.

Reference Materials

Several reference charts provide illustrations for each measurement unit. Continue Reading

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Crossword Puzzle Generators

Making Free Crossword Puzzles

Literally billions of crossword puzzles can be found online or in teacher resource books, but they often don’t fit the words you are studying. In this post, I have reviewed six free crossword puzzle generators. I hope these reviews will help you find the site that best fits your needs. Each title is linked to the generator website. Continue Reading

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Graph and Chart Generators

6 Free Digital Storybook Makers

Each of these websites provides free tools to help students create graphs and charts


#1 Create a Graph Continue Reading

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Teacher Management Tools

Free Teacher Management Tools

Each of these teacher management tools provides free grade books and/or lesson planners for teachers. Click on the images to visit the websites.


Learn Boost is free gradebook software that not only manages grades, but attendance, lesson plans, and reports for students and parents. Continue Reading

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Online Timeline Creators

Things to do with Timeline Generators

Online Timeline Creators

Most standardized tests have questions based on timelines. One of the best ways to teach students how to read and interpret timelines is to have them create a few throughout the school year.

Here are a few “out of the box” ideas you may wish to try: Continue Reading

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Tools for Creating Classroom Assessments

Tools for Creating Classroom Assessment

Interactive Quizzes

In today’s technology-filled world, interactive quizzes are a great way to keep your students engaged in learning. Here are a few online tools that can help you create interactive assessments. Continue Reading

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