Category Archives: Technology Integration

Robotics and Coding in the Classroom: A 10 Point Checklist for Choosing a Robotics Kit

This checklist is for teachers investing in kits to teach robotics and coding in the classroom. It’s a follow-up to my previous posts where I listed some tips on how to pick robotics kits. Here’s a quick summary to check before making a choice. ☑ Does the kit specify age or grade suitability? ☑ How […]

Tips for Choosing Robotics Kits for the Classroom Part 1

So, you want to invest in robotics kits for the classroom. Here are some observations we made while recently trying out some kits for a STEM program. What’s the Intention? To start, think about how you plan to use robotics kits for the classroom. In what type of setting will you use the kit? In […]

Pick Your Own Ending Story

Do you want a unique creative writing activity? Do you have reluctant writers who need inspiration? Do you need to integrate technology with language arts? Forms is the answer! Whether you’re using Microsoft Forms or Google Forms, writing a pick your own ending story is a fun lesson that combines computer skills and the writing […]

Microsoft Forms TechnoTrivia Project! Just Released

Great news! TechnoKids has just published a new version of TechnoTrivia for Microsoft Online users. Google Apps users have already been able to use this project to create fun quizzes but now it has been updated for Microsoft Forms as well. As part of Office 365, Microsoft Forms is an online survey creator. Students and […]