In The Loop

  • Edition 2020/10/16 In the Loop October 16, 2020- This Week’s Curricular Tool Available for the iPad Interested in developing oral story or interview skills with your students? Check out Garageband as a podcasting tool on the iPad. It is available in the Self Service on the iPads. For support material in using Garageband for podcasting, check out the SD35 Staff Ed-Tek Help book:... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/10/09 In the Loop October 9, 2020-   APP OF THE WEEK See these new apps in Self Service recommended by Instructional Services: Touch Counts – http://www.touchcounts.ca/about.html Math app for younger students 3-8 -created by SFU – Free Touch Times – http://www.touchcounts.ca/touchtimes/index.html Math app for older students created by SFU  – multiplication and division – Free Duck Duck Moose –https://apps.apple.com/ca/app/superhero-comic-book-maker/id545311423  Superhero Comic Maker HD – storytelling... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/10/02 In the Loop October 2, 2020-   APP OF THE WEEK Each week, we will highlight an approved App available for students to use in Langley. This week we are featuring: Pictello A fabulous tool that can help kids create social stories. Pictello is a great way for kids to create social stories that can help them find their unique voice... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/09/25 In the Loop September 25, 2020- DISTRICT PROFESSIONAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES NEW Adapting PowerPlay Young Entrepreneurs for COVID-19 (Online) Two dates: October 5 or October 6 [Register] This online professional development workshop features PowerPlay Young Entrepreneurs, an experiential learning project that helps grades 4-8 students explore the world of business by developing their own entrepreneurial ventures. NEW Learn Through Story (Online) October... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/09/18 In the Loop September 18, 2020-   Important  Tech Information Items for Teachers  APP Approval Process The District has established a revised App Approval Process. Please click HERE to see the process.  Changes To Student IPAD Management This summer I.T. migrated your student iPads to a new management system called Jamf. The process involved erasing/wiping and enrolling the device to the new system.... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/09/11 In the Loop September 11, 2020- TCS Teams Sites: Just a reminder that you can find lots of learning resources in the Teacher Collaboration Sites: TCS StrongStart-Grade 3, TCS Grade 4-8 and TCS Secondary. If you need to be added to any of these sites, please email dtomlinson@sd35.bc.ca with your name and grade that you teach. In addition, check out the... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/09/03 In the Loop September 3, 2020- DISTRICT PROFESSIONAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES Connecting the Pieces: Pre-K & Kindergarten Online Conference Save the date! Friday, October 23, 2020 Connecting the Pieces is going online for this year’s conference! Our workshop line-up includes local and internationally recognized experts selected to share their innovative and practical ideas for working with young learners. Stay tuned for more... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/06/19 In the Loop June 19, 2020- Today is our final “In the Loop” for the school year. A SPECIAL Video MESSAGE TO ALL LANGLEY EDUCATORS from Dawne Tomlinson, Director of Instruction.   LEARNING RESOURCES In honor of Pride Month, click here for some great recommendations for books with LGBTQ content, written for children and teens. Teaching Tolerance provides free resources to educators who work with... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/06/12 In the Loop June 12, 2020- LEARNING RESOURCES Core Competency Self Assessment Form to Duplicate Thanks to Carey Spaulding for sharing this form to use for students self assessment of the core competencies. Appropriate for intermediate/middle. Just duplicate and use! POPEY’s Latest Learning Menu & Core Competencies Resources POPEY’s Home & School Learning Menu #10 – with its special focus on the Communication Core... Read more »
  • Edition 2020/06/05 In the Loop June 5, 2020-     Charlie’s Message to 2020 Grads – It’s going to look different, but it will still be special!   LEARNING RESOURCES Core Competency Resources POPEY’s June learning menus feature a couple of BIG shifts to support educators and students at home AND at school. This week, they are sharing literacy activities that have a... Read more »

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