Tag archives for Maricel San Agustin

Dexteria: Tap it, Pinch it, Write it

Dexteria is an app that our Occupational Therapist consultant, Rowena Navarro, recommended for some of our students and I am glad that we purchased it. Students with fine motor challenges love it because it's unique, interactive, and provides immediate feedback. My student who initially does not like to learn keyboarding skills uses this as a warm up and it seems Read full article »

An app called Scribblenauts Remix

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/scribblenauts-remix/id444844790   You might have heard of this app called Scribblenauts Remix.  The object of the game is for Maxwell to get a starlite.  To get a starlite he has to solve a problem.  This is where a child needs to be creative and to use literacy skills to read the problem and to type the word or words to solve Read full article »

Number Pieces App

Here's a new free app in Math developed by the Math Learning Center that matches our practice of emphasis on flexible thinking than on getting the answer correctly using only one method.  In this app the students can use the number pieces to show their answer.  They can join the pieces in groups of ten or break them apart.  The Read full article »

Open House, Parent Coffee, and Learning Support Planning Meeting

Please come to our Open House this Wednesday, August 28, 2013.  Before the ES Open House at 5pm, there will be a Learning Support Parent Coffee at 4pm at P009.  Please come and meet the team for a quick overview of our program. Next month, we will start having the LS Planning Meetings.  At the meeting we brainstorm as a team Read full article »

International Day at ISM; 79 nationalities represented!

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Tumble Books

Tumble Books is a huge online resource of books which can be read or listened to online. Many of the books have quizzes and questions afterword to help explore children's comprehension of the book. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Brain Pop

Brain POP is the home of fun learning! This site offers student the chance to explore many aspects of the world around us in a lively and exciting way. To access this students must use the log-in name and password given to them by the school. Please see the LS teacher or classroom teacher for more details.

Dance Mat Typing

BBC School's Dance Mat Typing is THE place to go for the least boring way to learn to touch type! This site takes student's through basic typing skills via a host of fun songs and crazy characters. No passwork required!