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□ Emojipedia — □ Home of Emoji Meanings □□□□ Sumo - Creative Tools for Curious Minds. Sumo - Creative Tools for Curious Minds. WordArt.com - Word Cloud Art Creator. Cool Text Graphics Generator. Thing 14: Bitmoji Fun - Cool Tools for School. Summer 2020 UPDATE Since you may have landed here looking for info about #BitmojiClassrooms and #VirtualLockers I’ve added some updated info.

Thing 14: Bitmoji Fun - Cool Tools for School

BitmojiClassrooms and VirtualLockers are all the rage this summer as librarians, teachers and other educators prepare for more online teaching and learning than we’ve ever seen before. What are they and how do I make one? Bitmoji Classrooms are simply engaging (hopefully?) Graphic home pages or landing pages that can be placed on your web site, learning management system, blog site or wherever you like. Incorporate links to lessons, readings, classroom resources.Create a whiteboard space for announcements, displaying student work and so much more.Add a background image and other graphics to “decorate” your space. School librarians created some of the earliest virtual spaces a long time ago! (back to the original 2019 post) Remember the popular Bitstrips cartoon and avatar creation tool?

Bitmoji is available as an iOS or Android app. Educational Uses: Ms. D's Virtual PD. AppSmashing with Distance Learning #NCLearnsTogether - Google Slides. Good Resources for Creating Flashcards to Use in Class. Studio. Free Photo Editor & Collage Maker. Typo. Globaldigitalcitizen. Digital Painting. Creative Freedom. Get Your GIF On!! #EduGIFS! Special thanks to the amazing Kimberly Snodgrass for writing this guest post on how to create and use GIFs.

Get Your GIF On!! #EduGIFS!

She has stunned the social media pirate world with her incredible custom-made #tlap GIFS…many of them drawn from my videos. Lots of people have asked her to divulge her secrets and I convinced her to share her magic. Enjoy learning how to make #EduGIFS! They think it’s magic, it’s not. GIFs are gold. Even if right now you’re thinking, “What the heck is a GIF?” Speaking of reimagining and repurposing things, that’s exactly what we, as educators, do. GIFs can be used to learn a new concept, to solidify a point, or to assess understanding. So, let’s do it! From here, it’s really quite simple… (GIF 101 BASIC DIRECTIONS) Head on over to www.giphy.com – It’s like the candy store of GIFs!

Just like that, you are now a certified GIFICIAN! Kimberly Snodgrass @KimSnodgrass P.S. P.S.S. Via GIPHY via GIPHY via GIPHY. Create your own animated video. #notataasl. Free Online Image Editing. LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People. Dia draws your structured diagrams: Free Windows, Mac OS X and Linux version of the popular open source program. BigHugeLabs: Do fun stuff with your photos. Fastest Way to Create Comic Strips and Cartoons - Toondoo. Beautiful web-based timeline software. Photo Books, Photo Cards, Scrapbooks, Yearbooks and Calendars. The Newspaper Clipping Generator - Create your own fun newspaper. Make your own posters at home for free! - Block Posters. TouchCast.

Untitled. Creatubbles. Office Sway - Create and share amazing stories, presentations, and more. Beautiful web stories in minutes. Vibby — vibby.com. Photo Editing, Collage Maker, Graphic Design. The HTML5 Image Editor – Sharing Creativity. Kizoa - Free Video Editor and Movie Maker. A design resource for kids, parents, teachers. Add a voiceover or video to your PPT, Prezi, PDF or Google Doc. Make Your Images Interactive. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: An Excellent Google Drive Tool for Creating Interactive Presentations. April 28, 2015 Pear Deck is a nice app that allows you to plan and build interactive presentation decks directly from your Google Drive.

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: An Excellent Google Drive Tool for Creating Interactive Presentations

One distinctive feature of Pear Deck is that it includes some amazing formative assessment tools that allows you to engage the entire class with a series of questions on the content of the presentation. When you present through Pear Deck you are actually creating a live session that students can join from their own devices. As a teacher, you have full control of the flow of the presentation and using your tablet you can even easily move in the class while going through the slides in your projector screen.Pear Deck has a variety of unique interactive features (e.g. draggable, drawing, text or number, multiple choice…etc) that enable students to actively participate in your presentation and respond to your questions. Make a Comic. Fastest Way to Create Comic Strips and Cartoons - Toondoo. Storyboard That: The World's Best FREE Online Storyboard Creator.

Spell with flickr. Please send me comments, suggestions or questions, kastner@gmail.com.

Spell with flickr

I love getting emails about Spell with Flickr - and all my programming projects. It was just a few hours ago that I posted my Goals for 2008 and I'm releasing my first project of the year. It's nothing big, but it was a fun little distraction. Witty Comics - Make a Comic. Make a comic. Create Comics with Chogger. Comic Master. Comic Creator. The Comic Creator invites students to compose their own comic strips for a variety of contexts (prewriting, pre- and postreading activities, response to literature, and so on).

Comic Creator

The organizers focus on the key elements of comic strips by allowing students to choose backgrounds, characters, and props, as well as to compose related dialogue (shown at left). This versatile tool can be used by students from kindergarten through high school, for purposes ranging from learning to write dialogue to an in-depth study of a formerly neglected genre. Classroom Comics - by Chogger. GoAnimate for Schools. DAZ Studio - What is. Unleash the Artist Within Everything you need to start creating your own stunning artwork is waiting for you right here $249.00Free Design amazing digital art with this popular 3D figure customization, posing, and animation tool.

DAZ Studio - What is

What is DAZ Studio? Animation Starts Here. 50 Free Animation Tools And Resources For Digital Learners. 50 Animation Tools & Resources For Digital Learners by Lisa Chesser, opencolleges.edu.au A purple monster with wild curls spiraling out of control explains the economics of oil production in the Sudan to students in Los Angeles, Sydney, Berlin, Jerusalem, and Riyadh.

50 Free Animation Tools And Resources For Digital Learners

Make Your Images Interactive - ThingLink. For Education. Schools and universities around the world are embracing audioBoom as the easiest, most effective way to give teachers and students a voice.

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Audio enriches the curriculum, engages the learner, and creates conversations that build community. Take a look at some amazing ways that audioBoom is reinventing the classroom experience. Animata. Design flyers to spread the word online. Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. Make'em Curious With Your Video Lessons — Metta.io. Creative Commons Mashups. The Video Editing App for Your Classroom. Draw Freely.