SDE Vegas 2015

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 [...]

2017-11-22T00:57:23+00:00 July 13th, 2015|Education|

SDE Nationals

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 [...]

2017-11-22T00:57:23+00:00 July 6th, 2015|Education|

Faves for Summer Workshops

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

2015-09-04T18:27:03+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Education|

You are Appreciated!

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!

2017-11-22T00:57:24+00:00 May 6th, 2015|Education|

Short Texts Online

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, [...]

2015-09-04T18:27:08+00:00 March 2nd, 2015|Education|

Texas K 2015

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 [...]

2017-11-22T00:57:24+00:00 February 4th, 2015|Education|

Fabulous Fall

Happy Fall! I have missed visiting with you during the last few months as I was adjusting to my new schedule and responsibilities as a Literacy Coordinator. I promise I will be back to blogging on a regular basis in the next few weeks. Thanks for the kind emails, Facebook posts, and tweets congratulating me on my new job. You guys are the best!This week I will be spending a [...]

2017-11-22T00:57:24+00:00 October 27th, 2014|Education|

Summer Stuff

This summer is quite different for me. Usually I kick off the summer with a trip to the beach to relax and unwind. Not this year! I hit the ground running in June and have hardly stopped to take a breath. Here are a few reasons why summer is keeping me hopping.1) Catching Up with Friends at WorkshopsIt has been so much fun to visit with great friends at different [...]

2017-11-22T00:57:24+00:00 July 3rd, 2014|Education|