- 20+ Fun Free Apps that Promote Student Centered Learning & Literacy. 20+ Fun Free Apps that Promote Student Centered Learning & Literacy 0 Comments July 30, 2012 By: Shelly Terrell Jul 29 Written by: 7/29/2012 5:25 PM ShareThis This post is part of the mobile learning category.
Lately, I have discovered many cool free apps that are incredible for creating digital stories, reading stories, and interacting with stories. Lesson Ideas Below are a list of the apps and a few activities. Woices.com Location Based Audioguides- students can create tours about various locations around the city. Challenge: Use one of these ideas in your classes! A guide and tutorial on using ComboFix.
Introduction ComboFix is a program, created by sUBs, that scans your computer for known malware, and when found, attempts to clean these infections automatically.
In addition to being able to remove a large amount of the most common and current malware, ComboFix also displays a report that can be used by trained helpers to remove malware that is not automatically removed by the program. At this time ComboFix can only run on the following Windows versions: Windows XP (32-bit only) Windows Vista (32-bit/64-bit) Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit) You should not run ComboFix unless you are specifically asked to by a helper. It should also be noted that when you run ComboFix it will automatically delete files from the following locations: Windows Recycle Bin Temporary Internet Files Temp Folder If you store files that you wish to keep in one of these location, it is suggested that you move them to a safer location rather than relying on the above temporary storage locations.
Annotate, Edit and Comment PDF Files. Open any PDF file, add annotations and save all back to PDF in one single step. For desktop computers and Tablet PCs. Curio - Mind Mapping, Brainstorming, and Project Management Software for Mac OS X. The Real World You have work projects and home projects, school classes to manage and book reports to research, vacations to plan and novels to write, web sites to design and lab results to organize.
You currently use a collection of notebooks, your office whiteboard, scraps of sticky notes, oodles of browser bookmarks, and multiple documents scattered around your hard disk. You’re juggling it all, but organizing this information should be easier. A Better World! In Curio, create a project to represent your real-world project, then fill it with everything related to that project including notes, images, documents, web links, and much, much more.
Anything placed into Curio can be associated with tags, flags, checkboxes, priorities, ratings, and start/due dates and durations, for fast and easy searching and task management. The best part is you are in complete control over your idea spaces. Thousands of customers around the world use Curio in a surprisingly diverse range of occupations. InkBook 2 » Purchase. Software Tutorials - Daniel Kopsas. Tutorials created by Daniel R.
Kopsas. Recommendation: If the option is available, videos are best viewed in full screen mode. Jarnal: Application Created by David K. Levine and Gunnar Teegethat allows users to electronically hand-write documents. Getting Jarnal to Work Well with Windows 7 (YouTube) Add Toolbar Buttons & Change Default Pen, Paper Style, Etc. Use Pens, Highlighters, and Ruler Type Text. The Estimation Calculator. - 15 Sites for Creating Flashcards. 0 Comments May 17, 2012 By: David Kapuler May 16 Written by: 5/16/2012 5:18 PM ShareThis Flashcards are used by students and educators every day and are one of the most popular ways to learn a subject or topic.
David Kapuler is an educational consultant with more than 10 years of experience working in the K-12 environment. Alert to All Users of the Disqus commenting system: Because of a recent global security issue, the Disqus website recommends that all users change their Disqus passwords. A List of 20 Free Tools for Teachers to Create Awesome Presentations and Slideshows. Below is a list of some of the best free tools teachers and students can use to create awesome slideshow and presentations. 1- KnovioKnovio gives life to static slides and with a simple click you will be able to turn them into rich video and audio presentations that you can share with your friends and colleagues via email or popular social media websites.
Knovio does not require any software installation or download, it is all web based. 2- AheadAhead is a great presentation tool for educators. It works in such a way that it instantly transforms your layouts into a zooming presentation. Check it out its is great. 3- HelloSlideHelloSlide is a cool web tool that allows its users to create awesome slides together with voice narration. 4- JuxJux is one of the best showcase for your stories. 5- SlidestaxxSlidestaxx is a great presentation tool. 6- Present.meIt allows its users to record and share their presentations using their webcams. - Web based 3D / CAD for kids: Tinkercad & 3DTin (Bonus: Origo, a 3D printer for 10 year olds) 0 Comments.