Tips and Tricks for Organization When You Take a Class to the Computer Lab

Tips and Tricks for Organization When Taking Your Class to the Computer Lab   You probably spend quite a bit of time building classroom procedures and routines in your classroom.  But what happens when you take your class out of your classroom?!  A common time is when you take your class to the computer lab.  … Continue reading Tips and Tricks for Organization When You Take a Class to the Computer Lab

Annotating PDFs and webpages in Google Chrome

In a traditional paper and pencil, face to face classroom we spend a lot of time teaching students to annotate text. This is a skill that we don't want to lose when students read online. There is extensive evidence about the importance of annotating text. It is part of the new common core standards. Yet, as we move toward more web-based coursework it becomes difficult for students to highlight, underline, and make notes in the margin. Presented here are several tools to be able to annotate pdfs and webpages.