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Pixie

Software for student publishing and creativity.

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Wixie

Online student publishing and creativity platform.

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Frames

Create animations, digital stories, and stop-motion.

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Create web sites, epubs, and presentations.

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Pixie

Software for student publishing and creativity.

Wixie Icon

Wixie

Online student publishing and creativity platform.

Frames Icon

Frames

Create animations, digital stories, and stop-motion.

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Share

Create web sites, epubs, and presentations.

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Tech4Learning Blog
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What's New - June 2022

Posted by Carolyn Daly on Jun 15, 2022 4:57:53 AM

The team at Tech4Learning is always working to provide exciting products and resources to make student learning active and extraordinary. Check out what’s new from Tech4Learning this June.

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Topics: Wixie, Tech4Learning

Taking advantage of the different layers in Wixie

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Jun 7, 2022 5:54:31 AM

One of the more subtle features in Wixie is the difference between the background, paint, and object layers. For example, in the image below, the map is on the background layer, the dotted selection showing Italy is on the paint layer, and the photo of the student is on the objects layer.

The viewer can’t see any difference, but these layers let the designer do different things with the visuals in the project. So what is the difference, and why choose to put items on a specific layer?

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Topics: Wixie

What's New - May 2022

Posted by Carolyn Daly on May 19, 2022 9:24:21 AM

The team at Tech4Learning is always working to provide exciting products and resources to make student learning active and extraordinary. 

Check out what’s new from Tech4Learning this May.

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Topics: Wixie, Tech4Learning

Create animations with Wixie to give STEAM to your STEM Program

Posted by Melinda Kolk on Apr 28, 2022 5:09:21 PM

Animation is a powerful way to connect students more deeply with the content they are learning. The popularity of animation, combined with its highly visual nature, appeals to students who don’t respond to more traditional forms of school. This motivates them to push through the hard work of planning, sequencing, teamwork, and both writing and visual communication.

Use these ideas for student-created animations in STEM subjects and beyond.

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Topics: Wixie, animation

7 Ideas to Engage Primary Students in Earth Science

Posted by Tiffany Anderle on Apr 4, 2022 10:56:34 AM

Creative digital projects in Wixie make a fun and engaging way for students to learn about Earth Science topics included in the Next Generation Science Standards. Wixie includes a range of standards-aligned templates that focus on geology, meteorology, oceanography, and astronomy. Use the seven creative project ideas below to engage students in meaningful work that will build upon their understanding of earth science skills and informational writing!

To save the following ideas to your personal Wixie account, select the link to the Wixie templates below to view the file. Then use the Log In button in the upper right side of the page, go to the File menu, and select Copy to My Projects.

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Topics: Wixie, earth science

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