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Henrico 21 is coming!!!

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3rd Grade Battleship

Mrs. Cottrell is an awesome third grade teacher at Ward Elementary! Last week, we talked about an idea for her students to play Battleship in order to practice coordinates and coordinate planes. I was so excited to help her execute … Continue reading

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Assigning Work in Seesaw

Have you seen this post on my friend, Mrs. Mangiaracina’s blog?? It’s all about Seesaw and how to assign work to your students!   Check out this great video she shared where she walks you through the steps: If you … Continue reading

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ITRTips & Tricks: First Edition

Happy Monday! I’ve put together this collection of tips and ideas to help you start the school year strong! If you have questions or see something that interests you, please reach out!  I am excited to work with you this … Continue reading

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Adding a Slideshow to your Blog!

I hope you’ve had a great first full week! With all of the fun things you’ve been doing in your classroom, you might be ready to share some photos with your families at this point!   If you’re already using … Continue reading

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Field Day of the Future is HERE!!!

Field Day of the Future is here!!   We are busy training and conditioning for the big day, next Tuesday, August 15th at Deep Run High School! Have you registered yet? We are just about full, so be sure to … Continue reading

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Digital Learning Day 2017

February 23rd is Digital Learning Day! That’s this THURSDAY!!!! Digital Learning Day is a time to try a new digital tool with your class or use an old digital tool in a new way. Check out this short video about … Continue reading

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Schoology at Seven Pines

Seven Pines is super lucky to be a Schoology pilot school! The teachers have been using Schoology to communicate and share information since before the school year started. They love having everything in one place, and this week, we were … Continue reading

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Windows Movie Maker for Librarians!

I love working with Mrs. Hally, the librarian at Longdale Elementary! She has so many amazing ideas and is excited about putting them into action. Today, Mrs. Hally and I worked with her second grade group to finish movies they … Continue reading

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Tech Takeout: Seven Pines!

Last Friday, the Tech Takeout team visited Seven Pines Elementary! The fifth grade teachers noticed that students needed some review with the fourth grade SOLs 4.7 and 4.8 (the solar system) with a connection to their fifth grade SOL 5.6 … Continue reading

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