Discovery Education Hosts Professional Development Sessions for Teachers

Wood County Schools teachers and students have free access to the Discovery Education Experience until June 30, 2020. If you would like to learn more about the platform and how to use it with students, please click on the link below to visit the DE “upcoming events” page and check out their calendar for online PD sessions. Most sessions appear to be only 30 minutes … Continue reading Discovery Education Hosts Professional Development Sessions for Teachers

Free Learning Resources for Teachers and Students

First and foremost, hello and I hope you are staying safe, well, and continuing to social distance and wash your hands! If you are like me, days and nights are running together, it is hard for me to remember what the actual date is, and I am looking for anything to help keep me in a new “normal routine.” With all of the negative we … Continue reading Free Learning Resources for Teachers and Students

Access the TumbleBook Library- Free! Now Through August 31st

A big THANK YOU to the Vienna Public Library for sharing…. Tumblebooks is offering free, unlimited access to their K-6 children’s e-books through August 31st, 2020! All books are available instantly, with no holds, checkouts, or downloads needed. You can access their books from any device, and there is no limit as to how many books you are allowed to read. To access TumbleBooks, please … Continue reading Access the TumbleBook Library- Free! Now Through August 31st

Math Resources for Teachers

Are you looking for tools to help your students with math concepts and skills? Look no further than the Math Learning Center! Their free apps- Geoboard, Fractions, Math Clock, Number Frames, Number Pieces, Math Vocabulary Cards, Money Pieces, Number Line, Number Rack, and Pattern Shapes- are now available as web apps! This is great news for iPads that are unable to download apps at this … Continue reading Math Resources for Teachers

11 Things Students Can Do on iPads Without Wi-Fi

In the days of instant connection and constant access to the internet, we can find ourselves getting carried away in the land of the interwebs. Many of our lessons include online components, digital teaching materials that need connectivity, and online tools and manipulatives that students and teachers depend upon during instruction and work time. And then………. you hear it. Your head starts to spin and … Continue reading 11 Things Students Can Do on iPads Without Wi-Fi