GoAnimate for Schools. Easy learning curve. Low budget. Simple do-it-yourself tools. Powerful Tools at the Click of a Mouse Add a character, swap a background, or start a scene just by dragging and dropping. Videos for a Wide Range of Uses GoAnimate for Schools is used by hundreds of thousands of students, in thousands of schools, on 6 continents. Flip Your Classroom By Sending Home Videos In a flipped classroom, students learn through online instruction outside of class; “homework” is done in the classroom. Introduce Topics and Lessons Teach new and difficult topics with video. Create Presentations Use video at open houses, back-to-school nights, assemblies, staff meetings, and other events. Create Reports and Stories Have students make reports, presentations, and stories with video, helping them convey their creativity and perspectives without physically placing them in front of peers.
Check for Understanding Teachers can “check for understanding” with video assignments. Engage Special Needs Students Produce PSAs. Create an Impressive Class Website in Under an Hour. Have you ever admired other teachers’ websites and wished you had the know-how to create one for your classroom? For years I wished I had a class website. I had tried my hand at creating one using both FrontPage and Dreamweaver, and even though I’m pretty good with technology, I gave up in frustration. The system my district provides is easy to use, but every site looks nearly the same. Then two years ago this past June, I stumbled upon Weebly for Educators. Within 30 minutes, I had a class website up and running that I was proud of. Today, I’ll share with you a simple solution to creating a class website that will definitely help make you a 21st-century teacher.
Why Create a Website? Communication, Communication, Communication Having my own class website has been a game changer in home-to-school communication, and that in my opinion, is the best reason for a teacher to create one. Weebly allows an unlimited number of pages for your website. It's Good for the Environment Unexpected Benefits. Making Learning Awesome! - Kahoot! Presentation Software | Online Presentation Tools | Prezi. Slides - create and edit presentations online, for free.
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