September 12, 2017

I'm just starting my Project Based Learning unit with K'NEX this week in my STEM class. My first module is to allow students in small groups to build their own car. Often times students will try and build the biggest car with the most pieces possible. After running out...

September 11, 2017

Teach your students maps skills with 21st century learning!

This simple 30 minute digital breakout will teach basic concepts such as Pangea, Longitude & Latitude, Cardinal Directions, and Continents all while embedding skills such as collaboration, critical thinking, an...

September 2, 2017

  •  Health Points (HP)

    • Everyone starts with 100%

    • Lost when they misbehave based off of classroom rules

    • If all are lost, they fall in battle and face consequences

    • Regenerate 1 point per day (can be customized)

    • Can also be lost du...

August 29, 2017

Classcraft has released yet another great new feature. In the last couple months, we have seen performance updates, the volume meter updates, and even some amazing new graphics, but this is the update I'm most excited about and I'll tell you why.

Since reading Ross Coop...

June 10, 2017

In this post on STEM Camp EDU's website, I go over how my students learned some important techniques in TinkerCAD by designing and selling 3D Printed Fidget Spinners.  Here you can get a list of all the supplies needed as well as a step-by-step tutorial (video included...

May 13, 2017

In this STEM Camp EDU post, I introduce the concept of teaching Geometry with Ozobot 2.0. Using block coding & the line navigation feature, students can learn how to navigate through a coordinate grid and basic geometric characteristics.

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May 2, 2017

For the past couple years, I have been using ClassCraft, an online gamification website, to add game elements in my classroom. Because I don't really play video games or RPG's (Role Playing Games), I was a little nervous jumping in on this, but I felt like it was going...

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