What can you virtual gurus not live without? I am using Google Classroom with 4th graders. I love espark, EPIC, Flocabulary, Edpuzzle.

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Flipgrid and Jamboard

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CommonLit has been essential for me during remote learning. Their annotation tools are basic enough that all my kids can use them, but offer enough options that my high achievers can be really thorough. I was also really glad to see them expand their options on whether to assign assessment questions, including whether to leave out the written responses. There's also an accountability piece with the guiding questions because I can see at a glance whether they answered them. It's not perfect (I know a few of them are just clicking through) but I definitely get some idea of whether students even looked at it. Obviously, I would rather my students have texts available on paper, but the district nixed the idea, partly due to cost.

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I am gonna Google this in my planning, but is this a site or an app? I am always interested in tools for annotation, but I have my own texts to use since a teach a world language.

Quizlet, Flipgrid, and we have Studio embedded in Canvas. Also the entire Google Suite. Also Remind, not for teaching, but for communicating with students!

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