Three students show us how their French teacher uses Showbie!

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Over the last couple of¬†weeks, we have featured teacher stories to learn how others use¬†Showbie in the classroom. This week, we are going to hear from the students! Kaoutar,¬†Wafa and Sam made a cute video to demonstrate how they¬†improve their language skills when¬†using Showbie to submit homework. In the past, Wafa‚Äôs teacher would ask her…

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QR Code Scavenger Hunt… App Smashed with Showbie!

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This post was written with Showbie¬†Thought Leader,¬†Caryn Trautz.¬† QR code scavenger hunts occur about once a month in my class. My students are all very engaged when¬†solving the problems they “find” and I love watching them search for the next problem to solve. When I first started doing QR code scavenger hunts I had my…

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App smashing the storytelling process – Book Creator, iBooks & Showbie

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How 4th¬†grade Language Arts and Social Studies teacher¬†Hayley Sample¬†combined old-school storytelling techniques with new technology to get her students writing¬†masterpieces!     My sister introduced me to Book Creator when her 5th¬†grade students were using the app to make similar books to what my students had created. Her students are 1:1¬†with their iPads, so with…

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4 Classroom Makeover Tricks That Any Teacher Can Do!

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Looking to inject some life into your classroom this year? Here are some tricks that can help. All the projects¬†below are quick,¬†easy, non-permanent fixes for teachers on a tight budget! 1.¬†That Ugly Filing Cabinet For this you will need some sticky contact paper, some spray paint and an outdoor space. Amazon have a great range…

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