Mrs. Valdez's Resources

Welcome to Mrs. Valdez's Classroom 
My remind 101 code is:  @9a43ck6
Students please sign in to your Learning Ally Link App and access the various audio books available. Username and password is your ID number!
If your child accidentally deleted the app, go to MISD apps and download it again. Below you will find additional app resources!

Learning Ally
Learning Ally is a national non-profit dedicated to helping students with print disabilities, including blindness, visual impairment and dyslexia. Learning Ally improves the way students learn at home and in the classroom. It's mission is to promote personal achievement when access and reading are barriers to learning by advancing the use of accessible and effective educational solutions. Learning Ally provides kids access to 80,000 audio books and textbooks. These audiobooks can help any struggling reader. Free to Dyslexia students at McAllen ISD. Dyslexia teachers provide students with a login and password. This app can be used on any IOS or Android device and any on computer.

http://www.learningally.org/

PhotoMath.net
This app allows students to take a photo of math problem to get instant and step-by-step solutions. It is not designed for math past high school, but is a simple, easy-to-use program. After taking a picture of your problem, Photomath provides both the solution and a detailed list of steps to help students figure out how the answer was derived.

https://photomath.net/en/

Immersive Reader
The Microsoft Immersive Reader is a free tool, built into Word, OneNote, Outlook, Office Lens, Microsoft Teams, Forms, Flipgrid, Minecraft Education Edition and the Edge browser, that implement proven techniques to improve reading and writing for people regardless of their age or ability.

Click on the link for a video with more information:
https://youtu.be/Ts9takznE5o

https://education.microsoft.com/courses-and-resources/resources/all-about-immersive-reader

Snap Type
A simple way to complete any school worksheet on your iPad or Tablet.

http://www.snaptypeapp.com/

Seeing Al
A free app that narrates the world around you. Designed for the low vision community, this research project harnesses the power fo AI to describe people, text and objects.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/ai/seeing-ai