CodeMonkey is a game-based-learning platform that teaches students eight years and older to code in a real programming language. CodeMonkey’s platform reflects a new approach in edtech that combines learning with playing. Users help a monkey collect bananas by writing different lines of code. While the kids are playing, an AI engine quietly analyzes the …


Character Scrapbook

The interactive “Character Scrapbook” is a great way to engage students and help them form a deeper understanding of a book’s characters. It works with almost any fiction or nonfiction book, and can be used individually or as a whole class. It can be printed when complete.

Math Pods

Here are some websites to use with your Math Pods;

ClassCraft: Build a Fun Engaing Classroom Culture

Classcraft is a fantasy-themed, game-based classroom-behavior-management too. It puts students in teams so they have to depend on each other to thrive. When school becomes less of an individual experience and more of a collective one, students encourage each other more and start looking out for one another. It is also fully integrated with Google …


Treaty Ed Resources

Here is a great list of resources for Treaty Education (K-12) developed by Living Sky School Division.



I know it – Math Practice K-5: web or iPad

Interactive math practice site for students in Kindergarten through 5th grades. Review addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions,
telling time, counting money, geometry, and much more!

Works on the iPads too!

YouTube Live

YouTube Live is replacing Google+ Hangouts.
Set up Hangouts On Air with YouTube Live
You can use YouTube Live to create a Quick event with Hangouts On Air, or a Custom event using an encoder. Learn how to set up a live stream with YouTube Live.
Follow these steps to set up Hangouts On Air with YouTube Live:

Go …


Woot Math

Woot Math has a really good bank of Interactive Problems Grade 3- 6 – these would be great to use as a demonstration on your SMART Board. It includes: Fractions, Area & base Ten blocks  Free to Sign-up.

Math Challenge

Nrich is an excellent resource to help challenge your math thinkers – There are plenty of Interactive Math activities that would work well with your Chromebook and many offline activities as well. Click on Details to learn more ….
This 2 digit target can be used with paper of pencil or online – if used online students could take …


Virtual Manipulatives: Number Pieces

Use the web tool for large group instruction on your SMART Board & then download Number Pieces (free) app for individual practice.


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Build a Lesson around TED-Ed – Inspire Growing Minds!

There are two types of TED-Ed lessons. The first, TED-Ed’s award-winning original lessons, represent collaborations between expert educators, screenwriters and animators. Each collaboration aims to capture and amplify a great lesson idea suggested by the TED community. The second type of TED-Ed lesson can be created by any website visitor, and involves adding questions, discussion …


Awesome Stories

Awesome Stories’ story-driven, evidence-based teaching and learning platform features over 3400 Awesome Stories-authored story learning guides with over 100,000 linked primary sources. For a quick look at how you can join as a free and premium member. Screen Shot 2015-05-05 at 9.04.08 AM


National Geographic Books

Check out this collection of National Geographic non fiction books for young readers – “read to self “or “listen to reading” options.

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Differences Explained

Screen Shot 2015-03-06 at 3.04.07 PMEver need to find out the difference between two thing? Go to and it will compare anything. Easy tool to use in  teachable moments.

Sight Words is a free educational website designed to help parents and educators teach children to read through sight words instruction.There is a collection of sight words games that gives children opportunities to practice their sight words and build toward mastery while also keeping them engaged. All materials/games/flashcards are printable.

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Math Know Problems Resources

Looking for the Saskatchewan Math Pre & Post Saskatchewan Assessments – Don’t forget about the GSSD Math Know Problems Resources.


Class Responder

Class Responder is a free interactive quizzing tool.  Students can use any type of device or web browser to access the content. It is a great tool to find out how students are responding to the content you are teaching without a big disruption. Use it during small or large group instruction as long as …


Eagle Cam

This is a great way to inspire writing in your class … observe the eagles and describe what they are doing over a period of time. Berry College Eagles


Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

Advanced Hundred’s Chart

This interactive Advanced Hundred’s chart goes all the away to 1000. Great to use as whole or small group instruction on your interactive white board (SMARTboard) Screen Shot 2014-11-06 at 9.03.43 AM