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17 07, 2015

Apps You Gotta Have!

July 17th, 2015|Education|

Back to School means new apps to try! I have some fabulous finds for you!

Storest: Playing with money could not be more fun when your students use Storest. There are two parts to the app. Part One, your students can use the grocery cart to shop and determine the correct payment for their items. Hold on to your hats for Part Two! I love the cash register part of the […]

16 07, 2015

New Picture Books

July 16th, 2015|Education|

I love finding new things to use in the classroom. On my latest trip to the bookstore, I found four awesome picture books that seem just perfect for back to school. Hope you like them also!I Will Never Get a Star on Mrs. Benson’s Blackboard by Jennifer K. MannYou are going to love Rose, the sweet little star of this book. All she wants is to get a little validation […]

13 07, 2015

SDE Vegas 2015

July 13th, 2015|Education|

Wow! What an incredible week in Las Vegas at the SDE National conferences. I truly enjoyed every minute. It was great to reconnect with friends and meet new ones. I loved the interaction in all of my sessions and the new ideas teachers shared with me. If you haven’t had the chance to attend one of SDE’s conferences, plan now to join us in Vegas July 18-22 of 2016! I […]

6 07, 2015

Monday, Power Up

July 6th, 2015|Education|

Happy Monday! Here are some helpful links for our sessions today.KahootPadlet: Hashtag ThoughtsPear DeckPlickers

6 07, 2015

SDE Nationals

July 6th, 2015|Education|

I am so excited to be in Las Vegas again this year to present at the SDE 2015 National Conferences. I don’t know about you, but this past school year has been exhausting and wonderful all at the same time. This week is so important for me to get recharged for the future. If you are new to Lori’s Latest Links… Welcome! I am so honored you are here to […]

11 06, 2015

Faves for Summer Workshops

June 11th, 2015|Education|

Please Click Here to Access my Symbaloo Webmix Apps:HandoutsShowbieGoogle DriveTalkboardToontasticPiktochartCanvaWord SwagMagistoPic Collage for KidsSee SawToday’s Front Page: NewseumNews O Matic

6 05, 2015

You are Appreciated!

May 6th, 2015|Education|

I was looking for an inspirational video to show my teachers this week. I came across so many that made me smile or even tear up, that I thought I would post them here for everyone to share. Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! Thanks for everything you do for your students and colleagues!

2 03, 2015

Short Texts Online

March 2nd, 2015|Education|

Who needs some awesome short texts to use in your lessons? Here are some of my free favorites that students really enjoy!Newsela: Leveled texts with quizzes. There is a free version and a paid version. The free version gives you access to articles and quizzes. The paid version provides a teacher/student portal that includes record keeping.Wonderopolis: This has been a favorite for a long time! Each wonder includes a video, […]

4 02, 2015

Texas K 2015

February 4th, 2015|Education|

Thank you Texas K teachers for all the great discussion and participation in our sessions this week. I really enjoyed sharing ideas and learning from you! Below are some resources that might be helpful in the upcoming weeks:Click Here for Additional Handouts/Resources Mentioned in the SessionsClick Here for Readers Theater Websites for ScriptsWebsites and Apps I mentioned during our workshops:Read Write ThinkIlluminations: Math SiteBuck Institute: Project Based LearningGreen Ghoulie: Camp […]

26 01, 2015

Valentine’s Day Fun

January 26th, 2015|Education|

 Click on all the red heart targets to visit fun Valentine’s Day sites.