Run Microsoft Office on your chromebook free!

To run Office on your chromebook free, you will need to sign up at the following link: https://products.office.com/en-us/student/office-in-education Enter your school e-mail and check it for a code that is required to use Office 365. Although Office 365 is not exactly like the Office 2016 version we use in class, it is very similar and …

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Game Day 2.0!!

Thursday and Friday, you will have the opportunity to play games…No, not the snake game or that stupid bubble game thing…No addictinggames .com…. Check out the educational games and simulations. Can you find any other quality games? Physics simulators– a list – pick one or two! Where is: Geography Game My American Farm: pick from 5 farming …

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Can you multi-task? or Why can’t I have my phone in class?

Students think they can do many things at a time and do them all well. There are many studies and articles out  that contradict that belief. A recent article (1/24/2015) can be found here was based on research conducted at West Point. This article (11/15/16) compares distracted web surfing to second hand smoke. More recently this research …

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1 GB of hard drive space

Today’s Totally Random Fact: In 36 years, the average price of 1 GB of hard drive storage space has dropped from $400,000 to $0.019. flickr photo by marsupium photography https://flickr.com/photos/hagdorned/15023775762 shared under a Creative Commons (BY-SA) license