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Subscriber Special: February

Posted by on February 1, 2016

Every month, subscribers to Ask a Tech Teacher get a free/discounted resource to help their tech

This month:

If you donate to my blog drive, I’ll send you FREE

The 57-page K-8 Hour of Code Bundle–everything you need to kickstart coding with your students.

We could sell ads, but we don’t want to clutter the pages. That’s distracting as you search out resources for your classroom. We rely on donations. Any amount you can contribute–$5… $10… using the PayPal Donate button below or in the sidebar, would be appreciated.

Here’s the one-time donation button, or you can find it in the Ask a Tech Teacher sidebar:

Here’s the button for a monthly donation–the price of a cup of coffee and a donut:


BTW, we’re always open to sponsors, too. We love sponsors!  If you’re an edtech company interested in helping spread Ask a Tech Teacher resources to everyone, contact us at We can add you to the sidebar, review your product, or another sponsor sort of activity.

What’s in the Hour of Code Bundle:

30 K-8 coding activities, organized by grade

138 images

aligned with ISTE and Common Core

lots of options to differentiate for student needs

If you’re a K-8 class teacher who wants to start your students on coding, start here. Each lesson includes:

  • problem solving
  • assessment strategies
  • Essential Question and Big Idea
  • teacher prep
  • domain-specific vocabulary
  • step-by-step instructions
Digital delivery only

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Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum, K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. She is an adjunct professor in tech ed, CSG Master Teacher, webmaster for six blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers, CAEP reviewer, CSTA presentation reviewer, freelance journalist on tech ed topics, and a weekly contributor to TeachHUB. You can find her resources at Structured Learning.

4 Responses to Subscriber Special: February

  1. Chris McCue

    I want to thank you for your amazing resources! I encourage staff members to sign up for your newsletter and those that don’t I forward information to them until they finally start to listen. Please keep up the good work! Please continue to push our resources for elementary schools. We are trying to maximize the use of tech in our school through iPads.

    • Jacqui

      Thanks for your comment, Chris. I appreciate the feedback and am glad to hear how helpful the resources are for you. Let me know if you have any particular questions.

  2. Valerie

    Jacqui, I agree with Chris! I frequently forward on your emails to other faculty members and encourage others to subscribe. You have helped me more than you know over the last five years when I was a brand new teacher hired as a technology educator instead of as an English educator – the subject of my certification. Thank you for all that you do.

    • Jacqui

      Thank you for your comment, Valerie. Because my blog is more resource than collaboration, I don’t hear often enough if I’m hitting the right notes for people. You’ve reassured me!

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