I use timers all the time in my classrooms for behavior monitoring and center management. Corkboard Connections: Fun Countdown Timers for the Classroom has some great ones!
Video Options in Google Slides Earlier today I was part of a Google Discussion about countdown timers in slides. I shared the idea of using a YouTube Video as a Countdown Timer. I totally dropped the ball on this post and forgot to share that you have some options when inserting a video from YouTube or Google Drive. Relevant to the timers in Google Slides is the fact that you can set a start and end time for the video. This means you can use the same countdown timer on multiple slides. If…
Corkboard Connections: Fun Countdown Timers for the Classroom
Animated timers that you can put on the projector. Gives students a visual for the time they have remaining. Plus a fun surprise (noise cue) when time is up! :) Sometimes kids just need the visual rather than a timer on a desk.