Mapping Mash Up

Geo Tools are one of those resources that get students excited in the classroom, and thankfully, it’s also one of those things that Google does particularly well. With Google Maps, MyMaps, the phenomenal Google Earth, Street View and VR integration; Google has it covered in the Geo space. Using these tools in the classroom can…

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Screencastify for Teachers

When evaluating any tech tool or app for the classroom, two considerations top our priority list. Does it genuinely enhance the learning? Can it be used cross-curricula? For this reason, let us introduce an absolute must in your classroom: Screencastify What is it? Free Chrome extension and therefore compatible with Windows, Mac or Chromebooks. Captures…

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Off to High School

If your students use Google Drive then here’s your guide to your Grade 6’s (and any exiting students) taking their work with them. Students leaving the school have 2 options to take their work with them. They head to https://myaccount.google.com/ and then click “Control your content”. I recommend option 1 for primary students. Option 1:…

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