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Welcome! Five Ways Motivate Unmotivated1. Showbie – Paperless Classroom on the App Store. Storybird - Artful Storytelling. For the Children's Publishing Industry. Storyboard That: The World's Best FREE Online Storyboard Creator. 20 Tools to Showcase Your Portfolio. Working in a creative industry often means that you need to present your work on a global stage, using an attractive and professional platform.

20 Tools to Showcase Your Portfolio

A great portfolio can help you land clients while building your brand and network, so it's essential to get it right. However, creating a beautiful, functional portfolio can be complicated and time-consuming, especially if you have no prior design or coding knowledge. Not to worry — there are plenty of online tools that can help you get your portfolio up and running in no time. We've gathered 20 of the best tools and platforms to build a custom portfolio that shows off your creative work perfectly. Are there any additional tools you use for your own portfolio?

1. Carbonmade offers a supremely well-designed, professional canvas on which you can showcase your work and content. 2. Behance is an online platform to showcase your creative work, as well as to update and broadcast your portfolio in one place to a wide, engaged audience. 3. 4. 5. 6. In Support of Excellence. Powered by Translate DOWNLOAD THE LATEST VERSION: V4 published Mar 2015.

In Support of Excellence

This PDF Poster has links to 122 of the latest and most popular educational apps. Now these resources are available in 19 different languages. The poster also has app selection criteria according to Blooms taxonomy. I am still a little numb at the amazing interest in, and discussion about, the Padagogy Wheel from teachers and educators around the world. So why yet another version only one week later? Graduate Attributes and Capabilities: Without this your learning design will drift. These capabilities should be identified as part of our graduate attributes and woven into the fabric of our courses in the activity design. Please visit the blog post and listen to the podcast episode at: “If you exercise these capabilities.. you will be employed!” Reading Response Forms and Graphic Organizers. Independent reading is a key component of my reader’s workshop and the favorite time of day for many of my students.

Reading Response Forms and Graphic Organizers

It allows them time to practice skills and strategies that they have been taught in a real-world setting — their classroom. Following our mini-lesson, my 3rd graders head into their independent reading with a task, knowing that they will be held accountable for writing about or reflecting upon what they’ve read. A few times a week, this task involves completing a reading response sheet in their reading binders. This week I will share with you a few of the response forms and graphic organizers that I created for my students to use with fiction throughout the year. These forms are used one to three times a week in my room, and they take about 15 minutes to complete.

Reading Binders: Where It All Begins My student’s reading binders are definitely a work in progress. Download reading log by clicking on the image above. Fiction Writing: How to Create a Believable World for Your Characters. The iPad as a research tool. I’ve spent a lot of time on this blog lately reflecting on Big Education ideas.

The iPad as a research tool

During that time, my little buddy the iPad has felt a little neglected and unloved. So I thought I’d get back to talking about everybody’s “favourite little tablet that could”. Today, I want to explore the possibilities the iPad has as a tool for researching information. As I’ve said many times, what I describe here can be done on laptops but the purpose of this post is to show how the iPad can be used for all tasks if you have decided to use iPads as your main computer. Having said that, there are some iPad specific functions and apps that for me offer a superior experience. One criticism of the iPad is that it has the “one app open at a time” limitation.

WikiNodes is a different way of browsing and collecting information from Wikipedia. A welcome extra feature is how WikiNodes allows the user to save, store and organize information from the Wikipedia article. ReadWriteThink: Student Materials: Picture Match. Press Space or double-click to edit. Coggle - Simple Collaborative Mind Maps.

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