Showing the Sun’s Pattern with Scratch Jr.

Showing the Sun's Pattern with Scratch Jr. Block based programming for kids

Integrating Scratch Jr. into our Science Unit Grade 1 students studying patterns in the sky demonstrated their understanding of how the sun appears to move throughout the day using Scratch Jr. This simple project was a great introduction to Scratch Jr. that aligned with our science curriculum and allowed students to demonstrate their learning in a novel way. The idea ...

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Creating Branched Forms – Using ‘Go to Section Based on Answer’

Google Forms Go to Section Based on Answer

Users shouldn’t have to read through and respond to questions that don’t apply to them. Using Google Forms “Go to Section Based on Answer” feature, Forms creators can automatically bring respondents to different areas of a Google Form based on answer choices that are selected. In order to use this feature, your form needs to have more than one “Section”. ...

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Ozobots: BIG Learning with Tiny Robots

Exploring Coding with Ozobots I’m completely sold on the idea that kids should be coding in schools. Learning how to program isn’t about mastering computer science; it’s about breaking down problems and empowering kids to create something of their own design from scratch. Coding is both a new literacy skill and a novel form of creative expression. There are many ...

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