Past Project: Pre-K Self-Portrait Art Exhibit

Last spring, as a Tech Integrationist,  I worked with a Pre-K class to create digital self-portraits on iPads.  We used a free drawing app called Sketches to make the portraits, then Adobe Voice to assemble a whole-class slide show display of their art.  The slide show revealed a photo of each artist alongside the digitally drawn self-portrait with…

Adobe Voice and the Language Experience Approach*

One of my top five favorite apps is Adobe Voice. It offers an easy way for students to create beautiful slideshow videos using mainly their voice, short texts and simple images.  Students can easily change themes and set videos to music, choosing from a selection of songs in the app’s music library or their own music collection…

Building Community with Pic Collage for Kids

Kids love this app.  It’s a simple collage-making app that can be used for many projects or publications.  Users create visually striking posters with varied layouts, interesting backgrounds, web pictures or photos, and text with fun fonts. It has endless uses in education. Earlier this year we used it to build community as 4th and 5th graders…