The Importance of Financial Literacy
How to make a checkbook in Excel or Google Sheets that automatically calculates your balance. I use this with my Consumer Math students.
Dash and Dot Robots: Rolling for Code
***THIS LESSON HAS BEEN UPDATED. THE DICE ARE NOW MATS TO PRINT AND USE WITH ACTUAL DICE. SEE THE END OF THE POST FOR THE RESOURCES*** Today was my first full day of exploring Dash and Dot the Wonder Workshop robots with my students in grades K-5. It was a...
10 Important Google Sheets Tips for Teachers (Educational Technology and Mobile Learning)
February 7, 2017 After Google Docs poster, here is the one we promised to prepare for Google Sheets. Our purpose behind these visuals is to highlight basic features teachers (and students) need to...
Google Sheets CHEAT SHEET for Teachers and Students!
Google Sheets CHEAT SHEET You asked, and here it is: a Google Sheets CHEAT Sheet for teachers and students! Google Sheets is a wonderful spreadsheet tool for teachers and students. It is loaded with functionality and features! This Google Sheets Cheat Sheet will help new and experienced users learn how to use and understand Google Sheets. This cheat sheet includes an overview of the NEW Sheets Home Screen, menu highlights, a toolbar explanation and more!
Dash and Dot Robots: Changing Dash Challenges
Changing Dash Challenges My students have really enjoyed using the brick connectors and LEGOs to create with Dash. The older students have built bulldozer attachments, and my younger students have built "hats" for Dash. A Dash "hat"! I decided it would be fun to see what they would do with...
Dash and Dot Robots: Blockly with 1st Graders
Using the Dash and the Blockly App with 1st Graders I have enjoyed the using the Path app with my Kindergarteners, but feel like it would be limiting to my 1st graders. I decided to go ahead and try using the Blockly app with 1st grade-5th grade students. I knew...
Shake Up Learning
Browse educational resources created by Shake Up Learning in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.
Google Sheets Lessons for Beginners Distance Learning
5 lessons for any beginner Google Sheets user. By the end of the 5 lessons students should be able to open a blank Sheets template and create charts, graphs, and use formulas as well as manipulate the column and row sizes.