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Students Create Their Own Stories

Student writing

Students can write their own stories and increase their writing skills by using WriterReader  app. The students take their stories and plug them into the book platform. They can also add pictures to go along with their stories. Great app to use for struggling readers and writers. Read More »

Ditty…Say it with a Song!

Ditty logo

Ditty is an App that turns your sentences into a song. In our Kindergarten classroom, we have created “Ditties” for all subject areas (even classroom management!) The possibilities for student collaboration and creation are endless! There are essentially 3 basic steps to turn your message into a song Type your message (up to 70 characters) into the App. If students ... Read More »

Write About This App

Write About This is a writing app that will help even your most reluctant writers want to write.  Students can choose from a wide variety of visual prompts, select prompts from a list of categories, or create their own prompts by using the camera feature.  The Write About This app has both a free and paid version.  There are more features ... Read More »

Newton-Conover High School Goes Digital with New Mobile App

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Newton, NC — February 23, 2016 — In cooperation with One Source Solutions of Newton, NC, Newton-Conover High School and Central Services have collaborated to design an app that has been released to the public in February 2016. This app, available on any Apple or Android smartphone or tablet, is designed to meet the communication needs of ... Read More »

Make Classroom Presentations More Interactive with Nearpod

Need to get information to your students?  Need to make sure they are understanding that information? Want to do it in a format that can both engage and assess your students?   Nearpod is a tool that can be used in classes to create interactive presentations allowing the teacher to build assessments and understanding checks right in! Rather than a presentation ... Read More »

For the Civic Good

DHS Students

  Discovery High School students are now working on a real-world project that addresses the challenges the City of Newton is currently facing. The “For the Civic Good” initiative seeks to engage citizens and build community across public-private and civic sectors while advancing practical learning for students. The overall goal is to foster the transformation of Newton from a small city into a ... Read More »

Math Missions

  Operation Math is an app where you go on a mission to defeat Dr. Odd and earn the latest spy gear in the award-winning game that transforms math drills into a global learning adventure. From the streets of Paris to the pyramids of Egypt, Operation Math includes more than 100 timed missions that help players learn addition, subtraction, multiplication ... Read More »

KidQuest App

KidQuest makes learning fun with dozens of free things to make and build, with step by step illustrated guides.   Come explore the largest collection of interactive crafts, experiments, games, and activities! App name: KidQuest What is it? Doing fun activities with your kid shouldn’t be hard. KidQuest makes it easy with dozens of free things to make and build, with ... Read More »

Great Grade Tool!

Grading papers can now be fun and easy with Gradecam.com! This app/website allows you to grade assessments with ease, and it will even do the dirty work of analyzing the data for you! Sign up for your account here! Confirm your email address Select “Classes” from the top, and “Add a New Class.” You can import your class list from an Excel document ... Read More »

Solve the Outbreak App

App name: Solve the Outbreak What is it? Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to get clues and analyze data to solve the outbreak and save lives! In this fun app, you get to be the Disease Detective. Best for: Middle and high school students Price: Free Requirements: iOS 6.0 or later; Android 4.0 and up Features: Do ... Read More »