National Strawberry Day

Image from Creative Commons Flickr   Did you know that today, February 27 is National Strawberry Day? The folks in Florida know this I bet. Tomorrow the Florida Strawberry Festival begins in Plant City, Florida. Even though there is snow on the ground here in Missouri, just the sight of those brightly colored berries makes […]

Wee Mee

My avatar, Elli, created with WeeMee.   You know I just love Voki and Sock Puppets! Now you can add WeeMee and Talking WeeMee to the list. WeeMee is an avatar creator. You can design your own mini-me and students can create themselves this way also. Then, head over to Talking WeeMee and give that […]

Smile for Dr. Seuss

  Need another idea for your Read Across America/Dr.Seuss Day? Grab your iPhone or iPad and install the app Dr. Seuss Camera. I have the Cat in the Hat version and the Happy Birthday version. You can make customized Dr. Seuss cards/photos with these apps. Oh, I can’t wait to see what you do with […]

What’s the Word?

My newest addiction is the app What’s the Word. This game really gets you thinking. You are shown 4 pictures and you have to figure out what word describes all four. Some are easy and some make you crazy trying to determine the right word. This is an engaging way to learn vocabulary and work […]