Category: Coding & Robotics

Coding is a great way to teach students problem solving skills. Add robotics into your classroom for some fun, team building activities.

Here are some of my favorite items!

These 7 technology themed books are perfect for your computer or tech classroom as you introduce and teach digital citizenship, responsible use of technology, and more.

7 Technology Themed Books Your Students Will Love

Teaching kids all about digital citizenship, staying safe on the computer, and limiting tech use is important in any classroom! However, when you are teaching a computer or tech class, it’s a necessity. But how do you keep these topics interesting and engaging for your elementary students? With books! As

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These Earth Day STEM activities are a great way to get your students to think about ways they can reduce, reuse, and recycle to help our planet while working through design challenges they will love!

4 Earth Day STEM Activities to Challenge Your Students

Earth Day is such a great time to get our students excited about getting creative and connected with nature. That doesn’t mean you have to give up technology or STEM activities though. With some clever Earth Day STEM activities, you can celebrate our awesome planet in creative ways your students

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Use these 3 unplugged coding ideas to get your kids coding without expensive technology.

3 Unplugged Coding Ideas Your Students Will Love

Coding in the classroom is such a popular thing for teachers to be doing right now, but what do you do if your access to tech is limited or non-existent? This unfortunately is a reality for many teachers and students. I know how important it is to expose our students

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Find out what the biggest problem with Ozobots is and how to overcome it

The #1 Problem With Ozobots in the Classroom

If you have been around the Miss Tech Queen site and YouTube channel then you know I love teaching my students about coding. And . . . one of my favorite coding tools is Ozobots! These small, robotic spheres are a great tool for teaching coding in the classroom. Today

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Engage your students this Halloween with fun and engaging Ozbot lessons to teach coding

Halloween Ozobot Lessons Your Students Will Love

Celebrating holidays in the classroom is always fun, but add in a cute little Ozobot and some easy coding and you have a recipe for fun and exciting holiday projects your kids will be thrilled to complete. Whether you are a classroom teacher, tech teacher, or STEM teacher like me,

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Coding Stations in the Classroom

Are you a teacher who wants to include more coding in your classroom? Whether you teach a homeroom, a computer class, or in a STEM or maker space setting, you can incorporate coding into your lessons. The biggest struggle teachers face when trying to incorporate coding is the lack of

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Hour of Code Activities

Looking to Celebrate computer science with your students? Computer Science Education Week takes place every December all around the world! You may have heard of the Hour of Code, this is a huge initiative with Code.Org to promote programming with our youth. I have been participating in this with my

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Foolproof Tips for Coding With Ozobots

Ozobots can be so much fun, but sometimes give you multiple problems. Here are some of the troubleshooting tricks I have discovered along the years of using Ozobots. I first purchased Ozobots for my classroom in 2015!! What really drew me in, was that that they do not need a

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computer science education week

Awesome Computer Science Week Activities

Looking to Celebrate computer science in your classroom? Computer science week takes place from December 9 to 13 all around the world! You may have heard of the Hour of Code, this is a huge initiative with Code.Org. Students should have the opportunity to learn about technology, create their own

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