Classroom Supports → Effective use of Technology

Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy Verbs [Infographic]

A poster of 21st interpretation of the traditional classification system to support digital learning and citizenship to help support instructional planning and assessment.

Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy Verbs [Infographic]

Hour of Curiosity

A resource bank with free lesson plans, professional development activities, videos and more developed to support student engagement and teacher proficiency with coding, Minecraft, and augmented reality.

Hour of Curiosity

Code.org

The Hour of Code program offers tutorials to teach students to code through playing and creating games. Code Studio is a series of online courses that teach computer science.

Code.org

Stop Bullying Challenge – Bitstrips for Schools Comic Building

This poster, which could be turned into an anchor chart, lists 7 reading strategies with explanations: predict, visualize, question, connect, identify, infer, and evaluate.

Stop Bullying Challenge – Bitstrips for Schools Comic Building

Switch Zoo

Make new animals by switching the heads, legs and tails of 142 different creatures

Switch Zoo

Egg Timer

A simple countdown timer.

Egg Timer

Interactive Sites for Education

A collective of K-5 online, interactive, educational games and simulations. These activities work great with a SMARTboard for whole group or small group instruction or use individually in the computer lab.

Interactive Sites for Education

Scratch

Teach students to code with Scratch – a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.

Scratch

Venn Diagram App

The Venn Diagram app allows users to compare and contrast information and to organize it in a visually appealing way. Users can customize their circles by choosing from several colour choices, and both the circle and font sizes can be altered to better align with the users’ needs for each project. The finished Venn diagram can be e-mailed or saved.

Venn Diagram App

Timeline

Timeline allows students to create a graphical representation of an event or process by displaying items sequentially along a line. Timelines can be organized by time of day, date, or event, and the tool allows students to create a label with short or long descriptive text and the option to add an image. Students can add, drag and rearrange items as needed. Saving capability allows students to return to their work and make revisions.

Timeline