Archive for the ‘Connecting with your world’ Category

#TeachersBeLike Hashtags for Instagram Teachers

It’s finally here! I have put together the 2017 list of hashtags to use if you are a teacher that uses Instagram already or maybe someone that wants to start today! Enjoy! If you know of another popular # hashtag on IG, please comment below and I would be happy to add it!   #teachersfollowteachers…

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State Education Hashtags

Would you love to connect to educators from around the United States? I have a great list of education hashtags from each of the 50 states!  The best way is to create a Personal Learning Network (PLN). I would start in your own building and then branch out to the world of Twitter. Here you can…

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Technology in Education Hashtags

Need to stay on top of the technology education world? The best way is to create a Personal Learning Network (PLN). I would start in your own building and then branch out to the world of Twitter. Here you can use hashtags to find the newest of the new, participate in Twitter chats and advance your profession. I…

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Ever use Scoop it?

Scoop.it is part content curation tool, part social network. This website allows you to create boards of curated content based on topics you choose, share your thoughts on that content, and connect with others who have similar interests. Check out my YouTube channel, I have lots of tutorials on how to get started with technology…

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Education Hashtags – Elementary & Secondary

Want to stay on top of the elementary or secondary education world? The best way is to create a Personal Learning Network (PLN). I would start in your own building and then branch out to the world of Twitter. Here you can use hashtags to find the newest of the new, participate in Twitter chats and…

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Education Hashtags – General

Want to stay on top of the education world? The best way is to create a Personal Learning Network (PLN). I would start in your own building and then branch out to the world of Twitter. Here you can use hashtags to find the newest of the new, participate in Twitter chats and advance your profession….

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#Withoutshoes

TOMS did an awesome campaign to make people aware of the issue of children not having shoes to wear everyday. You were able to post a picture of yourself not wearing shoes to Twitter or another form of social media with the hashtag #withoutshoes. For each post, TOMS would donate a pair of shoes to…

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Twitter Tweet Student Template

Our class uses this template to come up with a tweet before we edit and post it. There is a student each day that is allowed to “tweet”. My class loves Twitter to connect with our local communities; check out our Twitter page to follow along with our class. Head over to my TPT page…

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Kindness Campaign

Our class joined the #KindnessChallenge We created cut out our hands and sent them to be with 2 million others!! https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Great-Kindness-Challenge/109624066267 http://www.greatkindnesschallenge.org/School/event.html   We have joined the Great Kindness Challenge! Over 2 million students across the world!! pic.twitter.com/h2ybspjII0 — Casey Keenan (@Mrs_Keenan22) February 9, 2015

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Author of the Week!

Author of the week! Each Week the students and I pick a new Author of the Week. We use books from our classroom, the children’s homes and the library (school and public). If the author does mostly chapter books, we will keep him/her more then a week so that the students have a chance to…

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Number Talks Video Series – Multiplication

Check out the new videos I just uploaded! I created them to help teachers understand the strategies in the Number Talks program for Multiplication. The videos explains and gives an example of strategies like Doubling and Halving. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9fXY-FywPisBwtjZl3SdNg/feed

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