Download “Draftback” to literally watch in revise how students created documents in Google Docs. Looks for large chunks of text to be dropped! Visit https://chrome.google.com/webstore/search/draftback to download it.
Maybe this is old news, but I was super excited to find these Chrome Extensions to support Google Classroom… saves me some clicking and transferring of grades! Here’s the link to them in the Chrome Store: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/search/alice%20keeler%20gradebook%20split
Kristina Smekens is now offering free remote learning lessons for 7-12 grade students. Lessons are available each Sunday afternoon and come with videos and activities for students. These may be more appropriate for ELL students and/or less experienced readers and offer you a great opportunity to use Google Classroom or iLearn groups to differentiate instruction. […]
For students without a good book (or 5) at home, they can download one for free from the public library system. Start here: https://dearbornlibrary.org/wordpress/books-movies-more/emedia/ If they have a Kindle, students can follow the link to download free books: Both Overdrive and Hoopla can be downloaded to their phone, computer or tablet: https://www.overdrive.com https://www.hoopladigital.com/ Open Book […]
Common Lit is offering it’s full capability to teachers at this time. Through their site you can select articles, assign them to a class or group of students who can add annotations are they read, require SAT-style after reading questions and activities, and view students’ performance. The best part… you can upload rosters from Google […]
Hi All, Kelly and Penny are working on unit plans that enable students to engage intelligently with the media around the virus and its impact. As you look for extension lessons, these might be a good stop.
Welcome to our new DHS LA department iblog! As a department, we have many resources, links, rubrics and assignments that are common among our teams and can be valuable tools to all of us. I’ve added a few and will continue to do so, but as your PLC team creates new resources, please share copies […]