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NEW Seesaw Activities

Seesaw Activities

If you recently updated the Seesaw app you may have noticed a new feature when you select the add button. This feature is called activities! This feature allows teachers to easily create and share activities for students to complete in Seesaw without dealing with the workarounds such as copy and edit. Seesaw has also provided an activities library that you ... Read More »

Pic Collage

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Pic Collage is an app that can be used in any content area. You can create graphic organizers, have your students take a picture of the graphic organizer and double tap to set it as the background in Pic Collage and start filling it in! If you do not want to use a graphic organizer, students can start from scratch and ... Read More »

SeeSaw now offers a way to blog

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SeeSaw is a really simple digital portfolio that works on all devices. Recently they have added a new component which is a blogging function to the portfolio. So now you can add a blog for your classroom right in the SeeSaw app so that students do not have to manage and keep up with multiple websites and usernames. Below is the video that ... Read More »

Are your students documenting their learning?

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Students complete an assignment and turn it in… Now what? A stack of papers that will eventually be graded, documented (by the teacher) and then sent “home”, but do they ever really make it there? Seesaw is a student driven digital portfolio that is easy enough for any age student to use. You even have three different ways to sign ... Read More »

Blogging in the Classroom

Kidblog, are you using it in your classroom? Each year I use Kidblog in my room for reading responses, journal entries, and beginning of the year get to know you activities. By midyear Kidblog has lost it pizzazz for many of my students. How can Kidblog be more meaningful in your classroom? Connect your classroom with another class ANYWHERE IN ... Read More »

Plickers- Formative Assessment

If you are using exits tickets in your classroom or a form of formative assessments then you might want to try out Plickers! This app allows teachers to collect data instantly and can help teachers organize their instruction. Follow the steps below to try out Plickers for yourself! Sign up for an account here Add a new class Enter the ... Read More »