Learning Apps

QR Codes for Labs

QR codes are simple and easy to make codes that allow classroom resources, like videos, websites, and assignments to be accessed with little effort. These codes can be made easily using the Chrome extension goo.gl URL shortener or a website like qrstuff.com. They can be displayed on an interactive whiteboard, printed on an assignment, or printed and taped to a wall at a station or on a lab desk. QR codes take away the barrier of typing in long URLs or shortened website links, and get students to resources quickly.  

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Students In Action
 
 
Strategy Explanation
 
 
I created this screencast to show one of the tools I use to create QR codes. Goo.gl URL Shorterner is a great chrome extension to use to make QR codes quickly. It not only creates a shortened link, but creates a QR code you can copy and paste onto a document to share, display, or print for your students. I've found this tool can easily be used by my students, as well as by me in our blended classroom.
Strategy Explanation
 
 
I created this screencast to demonstrate how I use qrstuff.com to create QR codes for my classroom. This particular website is very easy to use, and gives me several options for how I can share resources with my students via QR codes.
Students In Action
 
 
Strategy Explanation
 
 
I created this screencast to show one of the tools I use to create QR codes. Goo.gl URL Shorterner is a great chrome extension to use to make QR codes quickly. It not only creates a shortened link, but creates a QR code you can copy and paste onto a document to share, display, or print for your students. I've found this tool can easily be used by my students, as well as by me in our blended classroom.
Strategy Explanation
 
 
I created this screencast to demonstrate how I use qrstuff.com to create QR codes for my classroom. This particular website is very easy to use, and gives me several options for how I can share resources with my students via QR codes.
Jessica Anderson
Powell County High School
Deer Lodge, MT


 

About this strategy

Prep Time:
Quick
Subject:
Science
Grade:
Ninth grade
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