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Collection by Ginger Watkins • Last updated 10 days ago

Ginger Watkins

Flipgrid Rubric for all Subjects and Grade Levels

Product DescriptionUse this FLIPGRID Rubric with any subject. It was designed for beginner Flipgrid users in mind but will fit most levels. Use this to make sure students are recording Flipgrids that are ready to be published. Print and go- everything is ready!EDIT the point values, and letter grade...

Teacher PD Choice Boards, Learning Menus and Playlists

Teacher PD Choice Boards, Learning Menus and Playlists

In most of my technology training workshops there are teachers of different levels of digital competence and it's difficult to find act...

14 Free PowerPoint Game Templates for Teachers

A list of free PowerPoint game templates for Jeopardy, Family Feud, Price is Right, Deal or No Deal, Wheel of Fortune, Cash Cab, and more.

Turn a Worksheet into a Digital Resource

Practical and inspiring ideas, strategies, and resources for helping teachers reach and teach ALL students. Informative articles and differentiated resources live here.

How to do a Virtual Gallery Walk using Padlet - Profe Nygaard

Gallery walks are a great way for students to observe each other's work. Padlet makes this possible to do virtually while distance learning!

10 Important Google Sheets Tips for Teachers via Educators Technology | Educational News and Web Tools

Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)

Learning the basics of Schoology

About the middle of March, my district closed down and the teachers in my district started teaching from home. Many had not used Schoo...

25 Things You Didn’t Know Google Slides Could Do

I talk about the wonders of Google Slides CONSTANTLY and frequently refer to it as the Swiss Army Knife of G Suite. It can do all kinds of things! In this post and podcast series, I will show you 25 Things You Didn’t Know Google Slides Could Do.

Roll Dice in Google Slides - Teacher Tech

Try out my Slides Dice template. Notice the addition of a dice menu to this Google Slides template. Roll dice while using Google Slides.

Remote Learning Tip: Schoology & Nearpod

During a school closure, your LMS can be a great tool for sharing content with students. Learn how Nearpod easily integrates with these solutions!


Use this hack to hide and reveal hidden text when creating digital activities for students to complete on Google Slides for extra engagement and fun!

Google Slides Bitmoji Escape Room Tutorial

In this video, I will show you how I created an interactive digital escape room using a combination of Google Slides, Docs, Forms, and YouTube. Got question...

Creating Digital Icons for your Digital Classroom

A blog about elementary school teaching. Elementary school, first grade teacher, first grade teaching.

10 Hacks for Creating with Google Slides - Part 1 - Peacefield History

If you’re a Google Slides newbie, this is the post for you! As soon as I discovered Google Slides, I started creating with Google Slides. I loved the versatility of creating my resources right on the internet, and the quick and easy ability to share those resources with my students in Google Classroom. I also [...]

20 Ways to Use Google Drawings in the Classroom

Here are 20 Fantastic Ways for Teachers and Students to Use Google Drawings in the Classroom! Google Drawings is a hidden treasure! Let's explore ways to tap into the 4 C's and get students creating with Google Drawings.

10 Things Middle School Students Want You to Know

Teaching middle school is a bit different from parenting a middle schooler. Here are ten insights from a teacher does both to help you feel connected and aware as a middle school teacher and/or middle school parent.