Teachers this I believe could be a great tool for determining if a text is too hard for our students. I remember giving reading assignments and then wondering why so many kids struggled to understand what they read. The truth was the text was too difficult for them.
Also with the ability to analyze the text and determine which words the kids may not understand or struggle with. You can be proactive and help them before hand. So try this site out, and best of all it's free.
This is a web site for allowing you and your students to be creative. Comics, greeting cards, ebooks, and other items.
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Apple Teacher--Classroom App
Apple's Classroom App turns your iPad into a powerful classroom management tool. Teachers can guide student work, share work, and manage student devices all in one place. Facilitate individual, group, and whole-class activities with just a few taps.
To find more resouces about how to use the Classroom App go to https://appleteacher.apple.com and sign in using your apple ID, then click on the links for the Classroom App. If you would like training or help in getting Apple Classroom setup contact Tom or James.
Smithsonian Learning Lab
The Smithsonian Lab is a free, interactive platform for discovering millions of authentic digital resources. Users can create, share, discover, and learn content with it's online tools. Login with a free account and make your own collections to share with your students. This is an amazing free resource with topics in all subject areas.
Submitting a Tech Help Ticket
If you need help from the tech department. This is were you need to go to submit a ticket for us, Help Ticket. Once you are at the help ticket site you need to click on the active directory button.
Also when you submit a ticket the more information you can give us the better. So fill in all of the boxes.
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