Resources

Google Slides: Transitions and Animations

Are you working in Google Slides and want your text to "appear" when you click? Perhaps you want an image to fly in. All of this and more can be done...

Google Slides: Explore Tool

Join Tim Anderson from Google for Education to learn how to use the Explore feature in Google Slides to add layouts to slides and add links and...

Google Slides: Skip a Slide

Did you know that Google Slides can be hidden and skipped when in presentation mode? Check out this video from GCFLearnFree.org for a short...

Shortcuts to New Files

How many steps does it take to create a new Google Doc, Sheet, Slide, or Form? What if there was a shortcut that saved you clicks? Check out this...

Google Slides: Change the Theme, Background, or Layout

You can customize how your presentation looks in Google Slides by changing the theme, background, or layout. Use this source from Google Support to...

Google Docs: Version History

Google Docs is a word processing tool that, while very similar in layout to Microsoft Word, has additional features that make sharing and...

Google Slides: Your New Favorite Publisher

Did you know that you could publish excellent documents, flyers, and banners right from Google Slides? We didn't either until we found these great...

SlidesCarnival: Free Themes and Templates

If you love using Google Slides but are bored of their standard themes and slide templates, SlidesCarnival might be just what you need. This site...

Google Slides: How to Make an Interactive Presentation

Are you using Google Slides just as a presentation tool? Slides are no longer just for creating and sharing traditional slideshows. The possibilities...

Helperbird

Make digital content accessible for your students! Helperbird is a browser extension with features such as dyslexia-friendly fonts, Immersive Reader,...

Tynker for Educators

Tynker is a programming platform to help students learn coding skills, including game design, web design, animation, and robotics. As a teacher,...

Poptropica

Check out Poptropica, the adventure game created by Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney. Full of quests and stories, this game will hone your...

Learning Games with Mr. Nussbaum

MrNussbaum.com provides numerous interactive games and activities designed to complement crucial concepts and themes taught in the K-8...

PrintFriendly

PrintFriendly is a free extension that allows you to clean up and format web pages for a perfect print experience. With this tool, remove...

Business and Entrepreneurship Lessons

Looking to inspire future entrepreneurs and CEOs? These standards-connected lessons and activities from Scholastic and Shark Tank will inspire your...

Spin a Story

This creative writing version of Spinnerwheel is a great way to get your students' creativity flowing. Use this template from Tony Vincent to get...

CodeCombat

Get your students hooked on coding with CodeCombat, an interactive computer programming game aimed at teaching students Python, JavaScript, and HTML....

Ooodle

Calling all math teachers! If you've been following the Wordle craze, then you know Wordle is a game where players manipulate words. Ooodle is like...

Canvas: Quiz Creation

The following resource is from the Canvas Video Guides for Instructors.  It is a detailed explanation of adding questions to a quiz in the Quiz...

Canvas Pages - Creation and Management

This video is part of the Canvas Video Guide for instructors.  The video linked here will provide an in-depth tutorial on how to create and...