Colorful Learning with 20+ Web Tools & Apps

Included in the Effective Technology Integration category Drawing and coloring are great ways to get students to brainstorm about a topic, organize a group project, or contribute scenes to a digital story. For young learners, drawing and coloring offers them a way to learn patterns, symmetry, and develop motor skills. Below is my recent slide presentation with […]

10+ Getting to Know You Activities for Kids!

If you like these ideas, take one of my courses or check out my books. Ask me about training your teachers, ShellyTerrell@gmail.com! “No one can whistle a symphony. It takes an orchestra to play it.” ~ H.E. Luccock Olson Beginning the school year is often very frightening for children. It’s no wonder when you consider that children are walking into […]

10 Kids Transforming their World through Social Media

Get your copy of Hacking Digital Learning, The 30 Goals Challenge, or Learning to Go. Ask me about training your teachers, ShellyTerrell@gmail.com! “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” ~ T.S. Eliot Millions of kids repeat generational cycles of crime, poverty, drugs, etc. Meanwhile, millions of educators stand in classes […]

Cool Sites & Tools

Every week, I share my favorite finds in this weekly series! Test these tools out. If you want instant access to these fantastic websites connect with me on Google reader! IGNITE: A New Way to Present In a previous post, I shared my Pecha Kucha Youtube playlist. I now have added an IGNITE playlist. IGNITE […]