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Features. Drawp for School - collaboration made easy. 29 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier. There are so many wonderful websites around, and it is difficult to know each and every one of them.

29 Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier

The below list provides some of those websites that I find particularly helpful, even though they are not as famous or as prevalent as some of the big names out there. 1. BugMeNot Are you bugged constantly to sign up for websites, even though you do not wish to share your email? If yes, then BugMeNot is for you. 2. This nifty little website tracks whether the emails sent by you were opened and read by the receiver. 3. If you are on a constant lookout of free full length movies, then Zero Dollar movies provides a collection of over 15,000 movies in multiple languages that are available to watch for free on Youtube. 4. Livestream allows you to watch and broadcast events live to viewers on any platform. 5. scr.im scr.im converts your email address into a short custom URLs, that can be shared on public websites. 6. Tagul - Gorgeous word clouds.

Remind101 is now Remind. Resources - Minecraft in Education. How To Create PowerPoints That Are Out Of This World. Animoto. Teacher's Guide to Using Padlet in Class. July12, 2014 Padlet is a great platform for bookmarking and sharing digital content.

Teacher's Guide to Using Padlet in Class

Since in its launch a few years ago, Padlet (formerly Wallwisher) has undergone several great updates that make it an ideal tool to use with students in class. Before we see some of the ways to use this platform with students, let us have a look at some of its features . Padlet features : Padlet is very easy to use and has a user friendly interfacePadlet is web based and does not require any software installationIt allows you to easily add notes, text, images, videos, and drawings to your wallYou can also add word documents from computer to your Padlet wallPadlet provides a wide variety of layouts to choose fromPadlet works across multiple devices including mobile phonesAny Padlet wall you create can be embedded into your blog or website.It enhances collaborative work.

An Exact, Step-by-Step Guide to Making a Unique Tagxedo Gift - Tagxedo Blog. If you spent the time to master the art of Tagxedo, you can make tons of amazing artworks with very little effort.

An Exact, Step-by-Step Guide to Making a Unique Tagxedo Gift - Tagxedo Blog

Sadly, not everyone knows that... Anyway, since Mother's Day is coming up, and Zazzle (*) is running some promotion (e.g. free shipping over $50, half off T-shirts, etc), I'll take this opportunity to show you how to make a Tagxedo gift that is as gorgeous as it is uniquely yours. The following instruction is exact, namely you follow my instruction step-by-step, and you'll get a T-shirt -- or mug, bag, apron, mousepad -- like the following, but with your own wordings (which I'll show you how). The steps require absolutely zero mastery of Tagxedo. 3 Powerful Apps for Creating Green Screen Videos with Students. June 8, 2015 Green screen is a cinematographic technique that allows video editors to add a variety of visual effects to their videos.

3 Powerful Apps for Creating Green Screen Videos with Students

These effects include : adding virtual backgrounds, superimposing subjects over animated backdrops, placing a subject on another shot and many more. Green screen technology has been widely used in weather and movie industry. But now with the emergence of apps such as the ones below, everyone can use this technology to create engaging clips and presentations. As Do Ink explained “ Green screen technology is used in the movies to make it look like the actors have landed on an alien planet, and it's used on TV to make it look like your local news announcer is standing in front of an animated weather map. The green screen effect works by combining images from multiple sources into a single video. Animoto - Video Slideshow Maker with Music.

Create Jeopardy-style Games in Google Sheets. Discovery Education Web2012 : Web 2.0 Tools. DocsTeach- Create your own Activity. Editable old newspaper template. We have just added to our popular editable PowerPoint newspapers with this Old Times newspaper design.

Editable old newspaper template

With these you can create your own news headlines, articles and insert your own pictures. This spoof newspaper template could have many uses, including college and school projects and fun cards to send news to your friends and family. You could make a nice news magazine using the template or create an old-style “Wanted” poster with reward. If you liked this PowerPoint Template we would appreciate you liking it on FaceBook or Tweeting it. 24 January 2011 Template number 00567 Filed under Educational , english , history , newspaper , school , sepia You can browse all of our PowerPoint templates or select them by category or colour or by tag.

EDpuzzle. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: google docs. Edudemic - Education Technology Tips For Students And Teachers. GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world! Glogster - join the visual communication network. Glossi. Glossi. GoAnimate. Great Classroom Tools. Innovative Online Learning Tools to Use in 2015. Want to be a better student?

Innovative Online Learning Tools to Use in 2015

There are literally thousands of apps for that. Not to mention a wide array of other online learning tools. They’re not all changing education — but a few innovative ones are. Among the wide-ranging apps, sites, learning management systems, flashcard creators, and content archives, there are a few dozen that promise to make an impact on how students learn this year. Noodle’s team of education experts investigated the vast array of online learning tools to create this list of the 32 best, most innovative online tools that we think will change the education space in 2015. We spoke with teachers, tutors, and leaders in the space. We have grouped these 32 selections based on how they are making a difference in student education. Game-based blended learning & classroom response system. Knowmia.

Learn It In 5 - Home. Learn SketchUp. Make Your Images Interactive - ThingLink. Make a picture perfect bow every single time with this super easy idea using a fork!

It’s so simple with this tip and you can use them for gift tags, decorating and all sorts of ways. Photo mosaic creation software. My Picture On Magazine - Fake Magazine Cover - Your Photo on Magazine Covers. Oh, Those Clever Librarians and Their #Bookface. How complicated can it be to take a photograph of a book cover for the purpose of posting it on ?

Oh, Those Clever Librarians and Their #Bookface

Fairly complicated, particularly for those trying to create an image in what has become known as “bookface” style. Bookface involves strategically lining up your face or another body part alongside a book cover that features a matching body part so that there appears a melding of life and art. Librarians and other book lovers post these photos weekly on visual apps like Instagram, using the caption #BookfaceFriday. The minitrend is giving a boost to the digital presence of institutions that are, by definition, purveyors of analog information. To see the full article, subscribe here. Correction: May 10, 2015 An article last Sunday about libraries and “Bookface,” the name given to social media images that depict book covers blending into three-dimensional scenery, misstated the name of the city that is home to the Beaverton City Library and misidentified its state.

Organize your resources in an online binder - LiveBinders. Organize your resources in an online binder - LiveBinders. PDFescape - Free PDF Editor & Free PDF Form Filler. PhotoPeach - Fresh slideshows to go! PixTeller - Image Maker. Flyers that bring Love, followers & customers. Prezi - The Zooming Presentation Editor. QR Code generator - create QR Codes (for free) [logo, business card, vCard, t-shirt, mug] - goQR.me.

QR Code Generator: QR Stuff Free Online QR Code Creator And Encoder For T-Shirts, Business Cards & Stickers. Scratch - Imagine, Program, Share. Silk – Publish your data online. Skype in the classroom - Skype in the classroom. Storyboard That Classroom Edition - Starting at Just $5.95 per month.

Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media. March 26, 2014 The growing popularity and the pervasive use of social networking websites among our teens and students is a fact we can no longer ignore.

Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media

Text message (SMS) polls and voting, audience response system. The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You. If you’re not an avid follower of #edchat on Twitter, you may be missing out on a great opportunity to learn about some new Web 2.0 tools that are currently being used in classrooms around the world.

The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You

That’s because @chickensaltash posed a simple question to the PLN and there has been a huge swell of support as hundreds of people have jumped in to answer the question about which 5 Web 2.0 tools teachers are using in classrooms. The Best of the Best You can view the live stream of #edchat here and see what people are saying at the hashtag #chickenweb2tools here. The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom. July 25, 2014 Following the posting of "Managing iPad Videos in Schools" somebody emailed me asking about some suggestions for tools and apps to create instructional videos to use in a flipped learning setting.

In fact, over the last couple of years I have reviewed several web tools and iPad apps that can be used in flipped classroom but the ones I am featuring below are among the best out there. The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper. The Ultimate Lesson Builder » Edynco. TinEye Reverse Image Search. ToonDoo - World's fastest way to create cartoons! Tour Builder. Vimeo, Your Videos Belong Here. Voki Home. Web 2.0 Science Tools. By Laura Turner The following web2.0 sites would be useful for science educators at the high school and middle school level. Some would also be appropriate for higher elementary grade levels. There are many new ‘tools’ or websites that take advantage of the higher speed and bandwidth of today’s Internet.

Web 1.0 tools/websites were text based and web2.0 tools/websites are designed for full-motion video, 3D animations and are generally interactive in some manner. Web 2.0 can also be described as the second round of new technology development and adoption. EcoKids This award-winning EcoKids web site is an interactive environmental web site for children, their families, and educators in Canada and around the world. Experience Math and Science with Gizmos (3-12) www.explorelearning.com This site features 450 interactive simulations for math and science. Exploratorium www.exploratorium.edu This site was one of the first science museums to build a site on the World Wide Web. Google St. Web tools to support inquiry based learning.

Web tools to support inquiry based learning. WeVideo - Collaborative Online Video Editor in the Cloud. Where to Find Good Educational Videos. There’s a right and a wrong way to use videos in the classroom. Not all videos are primed for instructional use, and not all instruction lends itself to video. However, pairing a great video with the tools students need to engage with it can lead to a deeper understanding of or alternate perspective on what’s being taught. Check out the September Education Update article “Showing Videos in the Classroom: What’s the Purpose?” Why Haiku Deck For The Web? Wideo - Make animated online videos free. Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine. Worksheet Genius - design your own worksheet. World Wonders – Google Cultural Institute.