Creating projects with Wixie engages students in the curriculum and helps teachers meet their instructional goals.
Project work in Wixie allows for multiple forms of representation, providing an opportunity for students to read, write, and practice literacy skills in authentic ways as they simultaneously create, communicate, and publish.
Tech4Learning's free guide to Building Literacy with Technology includes articles, samples, and lesson plans full of ideas to help you engage your students and build literacy through creativity and technology.
A combination of activities and open-ended project work in Wixie can help you assess basic literacy skills, and engage students in the practice necessary to build these skills.
Tech4Learning has developed technology extensions for popular reading programs to help intergrate creative technology into reading.
Wixie helps students build important math foundations as they explore and display mathematical relationships visually, numerically, symbolically, and verbally.
Wixie allows students to demonstrate, explain, and justify their thoughts using illustrations, text, and audio.
Tech4Learning's free guide to Using Creative Technology in Math includes articles, samples, and lesson plans full of ideas to help you engage your students in math through creativity and technology.
Students love creating with technology! Elementary students can explore the curriculum and demonstrate their understanding as they create projects using text, images, diagrams, voice recording, and more.
Tech4Learning's free Elementary Science Guide includes articles, samples, and lesson plans full of ideas to help you engage your students in science through creativity and technology.
Wixie has a library of hundreds of curriculum-aligned activities teachers can assign to students. Original student work can also be correlated to the Texas TEKS, Virginia SOLs, Common Core State Standards.
When student work in Wixie is connected to curriculum standards, teachers can see how students are progressing toward their curriculum goals.
Download guides that include activities, projects, & examples for grades K-5 for the following standards:
Producing meaningful, language-rich projects to demonstrate academic concepts and improve fluency can engage ELL students and improve their English skills.
Wixie supports English language acquisition by providing ways for students to use words in context, express their ideas, build vocabulary, follow directions, and practice using words and their proper meaning, helping them move from beginning to advanced levels of acquisition.
Students are using Wixie to bring their words, their voice, and their art to the curriculum.Give Wixie a Try