Student Mindfulness Tools
Calm app for kids and adults. Guided meditations, calm sounds, and visual. Sleep stories too.
GoNoodle is an interactive class and home app for mindfulness and movement. Children gain awards as to encourage use and participation.
Little Children Big Challenges:
Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame Street This interactive app is great
for kids to practice calming down,
breaths and thinking.
Mind Yeti is a mindfulness app for kids and their adults. This can be used at home and in the classroom.
Digital Tools For Teachers
QR's- Free Code Creators are a great way to get your students getting to sites independently. Create codes and lost them around the room for all of your favorite sites.
Symbaloo- Get all of your apps and tools in one place for quick and easy digital use.
Twitter- Get connected with NVUSD educators and the most current educational sites, tools, and information from around the world.
Pinterest-Many are familiar with this app. Fantastic for new and creative classroom ideas.
Video Making Tools:
EdPuzzle- Video resource perfect for editing and posing questions. Large variety of topics, very easy to use
Adobe Slides-Free and easy video and slide presentations.
Adobe Spark-Make simple movie and slide show presentations.
Educreations Interactive Whiteboard tool. Can record lessons and voice-overs of digital whiteboard work.
Make Information More Graphic:
Prezi- A new and improved PowerPoint presentation tool.
Canva- Easy to use for infographics and visuals.
Bubblus-A tool for graphic mind-mapping.
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