First I'd like to say a big thank you to Diane at Fifth in the Middle for organizing the March Madness Giveaway. About 25 teachers/bloggers filled out brackets for the NCAA tournament, and Diane recruited people to donate prizes for each round.
Well guess what - I am in first place (for now)! I picked Oregon, and lo and behold they won (along with some other great teams)! I can't wait to see what happens in the next round of games.
I am also joining Fourth Grade Flippers for her inaugural linky called Tried It Tuesday. Check out her blog for links to unique ideas that teachers have been experimenting with in their classrooms.
I've been playing with iMovie on my iPad to create recaps of lessons I've done in class. You can view one on biography lessons we've done recently here. I share these short movie clips with parents, and colleagues in my district.
It is so easy to put the videos together once you get the hang of it. Truly - it's simple! And the app is priced at less than $6.00.