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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom. Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences).

46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom

The learning application for them is clear, with many academic standards–including the Common Core standards–requiring teachers to use a variety of media forms, charts, and other data for both information reading as well as general fluency. It’s curious they haven’t really “caught on” in schools considering how well they bridge both the old-form textbook habit of cramming tons of information into a small space, while also neatly overlapping with the dynamic and digital world.

So if you want to try to make infographics–or better yet have students make them–where do you start? The 46 tools below, curated by Faisal Khan, are a good place to start. 5 Online Teaching Tools That Help Your Child Learn The Periodic Table. We didn’t have the World Wide Web and its umpteen resources back in the good ol’ days.

5 Online Teaching Tools That Help Your Child Learn The Periodic Table

So, I started my hunt for learning resources that would help her defeat Dmitri Mendeleev’s creation in an ‘atomic war’. I didn’t have to go far because Google Chrome gave me three apps and extensions to try out. The other two online resources comprised a game and a multimedia showcase of the periodic table. The five different ways to master the periodic table are a big help to tackle a difficult topic with at least a smidgen of fun. Citizen Sort. Download OOo4kids for Mac - OpenOffice version designed for 7-12 year olds. OpenOffice version designed for 7-12 year olds.

Download OOo4kids for Mac - OpenOffice version designed for 7-12 year olds

Free OOo4Kids... OpenOffice.org Education Project's goals are to establish a bridge between OpenOffice.org and the world of education as well as recruit and train new developers. It is supported by the French association EducOOo. Elearning Authoring Tools and Services. English Apps for Middle School. For Education - iStopMotion 2 - Boinx Software. Free Digital Storytelling Tools For Teachers and Students. Inklewriter. Répertoire d'applications de gestion de Vie scolaire. Scratch Programming Language for Youngsters.

My 4th grade daughter signed up for an elective based on the Scratch programming language.

Scratch Programming Language for Youngsters

To prepare, I downloaded Scratch to our home PC, and pointed out some video tutorials and getting started guides available on the Scratch website. Then I left it to her. When I returned, she had made her first Scratch animation: So it takes me several months just to get a handle on Objective C programming terms, and it takes my daughter one hour to build her first program. Gotta love kids. Tools for Educators - free worksheet templates, printable game templates, 100% customizable worksheet makers with images! Évaluation pédagogique de 190 applications iPad.