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Kids Love Learning with ABCmouse PLUS 4 FUN NEW APPs

has been one of my favorite online learning tools for some time now. I first discovered it when I taught kindergarten years ago. I quickly discovered how much my students loved learning with . Now my own kids love learning with it too! Through the years I've continued to use  with my K through 2nd grade students. Now as a mom I also use it at home with my own kids. And I can tell you that ...
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Learn to Code with Tynker and Minecraft Education: Everything You Need to Know!

Tynker officially announced that it has been selected as Coding Solution for Minecraft: Education Edition. What does that mean? As of today teachers and kids using Minecraft: Education Edition can easily learn to code with Tynker and Minecraft! Code Builder, the new Minecraft: Education Edition extension is a game changer, my friends! Read on to learn more about this and other ways kids can lear...
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Create a Virtual Aquarium with Ocean Pets and Have Fun Learning!

Has your kid ever asked for a pet fish? Or maybe an entire aquarium full of them? Maybe you gave them the big NO, knowing full well that taking care of an aquarium full of fish is a job no mama wants to take on. Like you don't already have enough on your mommy plate, right? Well, today I'll tell you all about how kids can create a virtual aquarium with Ocean Pets and have fun learning all about se...
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4 Ways Teachers Can Use ClassDojo Scheduled Messages

Today ClassDojo announced a new addition to their already terrific classroom management tool -- ClassDojo Scheduled Messages are here! And they'll make your job as a teacher so much easier. Let me tell you how! Remember to PIN THIS so you can share it with teacher friends! :) 4 Ways Teachers Can Use ClassDojo Scheduled Messages Looking ahead at upcoming events? Set a scheduled message to ...
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Tech Tips for a Successful School Year

Whether your little ones are in preschool or you have not-so-little ones entering college, here are a few tech tips for a successful school year
School is back in full swing, and now that you’ve adjusted to the new schedule, it’s time to look at ways you can make this school year the best one yet. Fortunately, there are a lot of tech tools available to help you support your children. Whether your little ones are in preschool or you have not-so-little ones entering college, here are a few tech tips for a successful school year. These are ju...
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Educational Websites for Kids – Plus Infographic

I went out exploring the webs to find some new educational websites for kids. I was happy to come across a pretty cool infographic listing  fun sites for kids. I thought I'd share them with you today. It highlights 2 new websites I know my kiddo will love. It also lists some old favorites (Starfall and BrainPOP), so I won't go into real detail about them here. If you're a teacher like me, these...
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ClassDojo Video Feature Brings Classrooms to Life

Are you a ClassDojo user? Have you checked out all their new exciting features that connects parents to what's happening in their kid's classroom?
ClassDojo has a new video feature coming soon to Class Story! I've been keeping this little ClassDojo secret for the past few days and I just can't contain my excitement anymore! I am so glad that I can finally let the secret out! As a ClassDojo Ambassador I'm always excited to hear about what's new with ClassDojo. I'm even more excited when I get to share it with all of you, my fellow mamas and m...
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10 FUN Apps to Keep Kids Learning All Year Long

10 Fun Apps to Keep Kids Learning All Year Long - Here's a great list that will help kids get back to learning now that summer is done!
All NYC kids, including my kiddo, are now back to school! I still can't believe how fast this summer flew by! Now that school is in full swing, it's time to get back into learning (not that we stopped learning over summer). My Big Boy's carefree summer days of Minecraft are now long gone! Instead of spending most of his screen time on gaming, now he's had to shift his focus to learning. To help hi...
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