All posts by Joshua Moore

Instructional Technology Specialist. Enjoys being creative with technology and eager to chat with you about your ideas for reimagining learning in your classroom. Contact: (425) 837-7186 || moorej@issaquah.wednet.edu || @mooreTOSA

Classroom View – November 22

We’re trying something new here at Bits & Pieces. We’re out in classrooms all the time and want to highlight all the great work we are seeing. So each week we are choosing one photo from our travels and sharing it through something we are calling Classroom View. If you happen to snap a great ...

Turnitin.com Originality Checker Now Available Within Teams

Woot! You can now have Teams check for plagiarism using Turnitin.com’s powerful originality checker. Read below to find out how. How To Use Turnitin’s Originality Checker In Teams Open teams and click into the Assignments tab. Enter all of your normal information (Title, instructions, etc.) and then scroll to the bottom of the card. There ...

Sign-Up for STEMposium 2020

You are invited to attend our annual Issaquah School District’s STEMposium! Join us for a showcase of STEM learning hosted by teachers and students from the Issaquah School District. Teachers with their students are invited to share how they teach and learn STEM skills with classroom projects, after-school clubs, and student competitions. In addition to ...

Classroom View – November 8

We’re trying something new here at Bits & Pieces. We’re out in classrooms all the time and want to highlight all the great work we are seeing. So each week we are choosing one photo from our travels and sharing it through something we are calling Classroom View. If you happen to snap a great ...

Classroom View – November 1

We’re trying something new here at Bits & Pieces. We’re out in classrooms all the time and want to highlight all the great work we are seeing. So each week we are choosing one photo from our travels and sharing it through something we are calling Classroom View. If you happen to snap a great ...

Jill Klune Shares About Tech Tools to Support English Language Learners

Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Tech Talk – Jill Klune and Using Tech to Support English Language Learners ELL and Flipgrid ELL and Actively Learn Classroom Hacks – Use Desktop Shortcuts to Get Students Places Faster My classroom hack is both for teaching students, but also for personal productivity… ...

You Can Now Add Files From Any of Your Teams In Teams Assignments

Making, distributing and collecting assignments in Teams is easy-peasy. However, it hasn’t been super easy to pull files you’ve created in a different team and pull them into an assignment. Prior to a new feature rolled out today, you had to go and create a copy of the file and move it to the team ...

Classroom View

We’re trying something new here at Bits & Pieces. We’re out in classrooms all the time and want to highlight all the great work we are seeing. So each week we are choosing one photo from our travels and sharing it through something we are calling Classroom View. If you happen to snap a great ...

It’s Almost November Which Means It’s Almost Time for the Young Writers Program – National Novel Writing Month

Reposting our annual reminder about the great tool created by the folks at NANOWRIMO to support teachers and student writing. Let us know if you and your students are participating. We’d love to come out and see y’all at work. November is National Novel Writing Month, which is an internet based effort to encourage and ...

Teacher Feature: Caroline Dwyer On Integrating New Tools

This edition of the pod features our interview with Caroline Dwyer about her efforts to use Teams and Class Notebook with students. Check it out above and check out the resources we discussed on the episode below. Resources and Links from This Episode Announcements No announcements this fortnight Bell Ringer Brush Ninja Archive.org Library of ...