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 – Hour of Code

This week was Hour of Code and there were too many great activities to just pick one photo, so below is a gallery of some of our favorites.                    

Teams Adds a Gradebook View

You may have noticed an extra tab the last time you logged into Teams. If you’re like me you immediately clicked it and discovered that the tab gives you a gradebook style view of all the assignments and student grades on those assignments. It’s pretty sweet, and if you are less impulsive than me, you ...

Classroom View – December 6

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 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 ...