Distance Learning Idea: a great virtual teaching tool!
With one simple Chrome Extension, you can easily turn any website into an interactive virtual lesson- in minutes! It is like a miracle, and I am hooked.
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.
Blind Kahoot - Use Kahoot to Introduce Concepts - SRTA Spanish
You are probably familiar with Kahoot as a review game, but my favorite way to use this website is a BLIND Kahoot. The game structure is the same only instead of reviewing a concept, you use it to introduce it! Check this out as a way to mix up your lesson plans, introduce content, and engage your students!
How to Create a Force Copy Link on Google Drive - Srta Spanish
Have you ever accidentally shared a document from your Google Drive and then *GASP* realized you SHARED it shared it? Like gave editing access out, and now your original file is a mess? I’ve been there. It stinks! Whether you’re sharing with a class, guardians, or other teachers, knowing how to create a force copy ... Read More about How to Create a Force Copy Link on Google Drive
Ooops! Behaviour Note
Sometimes it's hard as specials teachers to remain in contact with parents, let alone classroom teachers! This quick and easy note is great for providing feedback to parents when their child struggled to be on their best behaviour during music class. It also serves double duty of tracking how m...
Differentiation with Branching Google Forms
An educational blog about edtech and literacy by a high school English teacher who is an author and a Google For Education Certified Innovator.
Not Quite Anchor Charts
So, I absolutely LOVE the anchor charts I’ve been seeing on blogs and on Pinterest. Apparently, anchor charts are supposed to be minimalistic so as not to confuse the children with extra inf…
Embedding your Bitmoji Virtual Classroom into your LMS - Canvas
This post is the last one (for now) in my Bitmoji Virtual Classroom series and is all about actually add your Bitmoji Virtual Classroom into your school LMS, specifically Canvas.
Tempo | Music Educational School Posters
From our Music poster range, the Tempo Poster is a great educational resource that helps improve understanding and reinforce learning.
Bitmoji Classroom Scenes & Virtual Classroom Backgrounds
Learn everything about using Bitmoji in your virtual classroom to personalize Google Slides, Google Classroom, as a header on a website or your class LMS! Perfect for making distance learning more welcoming and interactive. This roundup includes links and examples for : Getting started with Bitmoji Inserting your Bitmoji into a virtual classroomFinding and adding 'custom' furniture and decorations to your Bitmoji classroomAdding links to your Bitmoji classroom & what to link toAnimating your…
When I first started working at a private school in Japan, I was not prepared to teach elementary music. So I had to sto...
The Ultimate List of Online Music Education Games
One humongous list of free online music education games organized by aural training, composers, composition, instruments, notation, symbols/vocabulary and variety.
How to Raise Your Soft Palate and Improve your Vocal Tone - Singgeek
If you want to improve your vocal tone I recommend that you work on raising your soft palate. I used to have a rather nasal sound to my voice and I always tried to sing with a fuller tone but … Continued
15 Youtube Play-Along Channels & Playlists for Music Teachers
There are lots of Youtube channels out there that will help students learn instruments, but I find myself coming back to the same ones over and over again, which I share here.