Mrs. T's Classroom Blog

Monday, January 26, 2015

Harcourt Lessons on Pixie


The students recorded themselves reading their word sort.
I took our Harcourt lesson for the week and put it into the Pixie App for the students to use. You can push the restart button and it will clear the page for the next group of students.


This is word building from the Harcourt book in Pixie:

Easy Blog Photo
 Easy Blog Photo
It is very easy for the students to manipulate and if you turn off scale if won't change the size of the words when they are moving them.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Ways to Solve an Equation using Doodlecast Pro

The students used the Doodlecast Pro App to show the math strategies they use to solve an equation.

Friday, January 16, 2015

Telling Time on the iPad

We used the Pixie App to learn about time to the hour and half hour and then made a collage for our blogs using the Pic Stitch App.

This is the best app for leveled time practice:

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Root Beer Float Science

We learned about the States of Matter by making Root Beer Floats. We labeled them using the Pixie App.
This great idea came from Common Core and so Much More.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Noun Sort on Pixie

The students used the Pixie App to sort nouns. There is a wide variety of stickers to use within the app or they could take pictures of nouns.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

My Five Senses

We used the Pixie App to label the five senses on our face.
I used the Animoto App to put it into a video.

Monday, January 12, 2015

Double Consonant Word Collage


We used the Word Collage App to practice words with double consonants.


Action Verbs in Book Creator

I gave each student an action verb card, they read it to the class and then performed that action. I recorded them and put it into Book Creator on the iPad.