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Zooming the Map To zoom the map you can click on the plus and minus symbols in the top left corner of the map. Alternatively, you can also zoom the map with a mouse scroll wheel. Moving the Map Click on the map with your mouse and keep the button pressed. You can drag the map around as long as you don't let go of the button.

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Learn To Use Glossi - Glossi by Alexandra Piotrowski Greetings Glossinauts! Thanks for taking the time to have a look at our "Learn To Use Glossi" Glossi! This is an ever evolving issue of Glossi, that we're updating with new product features, reviews, and suggestions on making creating beautiful Glossies even easier. Home The SpicyNodes chefs are hard at work creating the next generation of interactive data experiences using SpicyNodes on the iPad. SpicyNodes excels for browsing big, related data. Imagine what it could do for your rich content about related ideas, people, apps, music, arts, sciences, business concepts, and so on. You can get a taste for the power of SpicyNodes from our proof-of-concept app, WikiNodes, which displays related Wikipedia articles using nodes.

for Education Schools and universities around the world are embracing audioBoom as the easiest, most effective way to give teachers and students a voice. 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. Give Your Students A Voice Get Muvizu Download Muvizu and start animating. Muvizu lets you animate, iterate and render your idea into a finished movie in minutes or hours rather than days or months! If you are a casual user, then Muvizu:Play is perfect for you.

Prezi in PowerPoint? It's called pptPlex! - PowerPoint Tips Blog Did you know that Microsoft has a product that is similar to Prezi — sort of? It’s more structured, but still lets you give an overview of the entire presentation and then zoom into specific slides. (I wrote about Prezi here. Note that Prezi has changed and added features since I wrote that blog post.) Install pptPlex pptPlex is part of Microsoft Labs, a place for experimental software.

Interactive presentations I’ve just been looking at a really interesting on line tool called Voicethread. What's Voicethread?Voice thread enables users to create online presentations using their own images. Quickly Add Speech Bubbles and Effects to Images Phrase.it is a simple service that anyone can use to add speech bubbles and some basic Instagram-like effects to your pictures. To use the service just upload a picture and choose a speech bubble. Drag your speech bubble into place then type your text. You can change the font style in your speech bubbles. Click the "add more drama" button to add one of four image shading effects.

Image Tools Skip to main content Create interactive lessons using any digital content including wikis with our free sister product TES Teach. Get it on the web or iPad! guest Join | Help | Sign In 8 Steps to Create Engaging Google Forms ( for Teachers ) Today's tutorial is on the use of Google forms. By the end of this guide you will be able to : Create a Google form with different questionsCustomize your Google Forms using a plethora of templatesShare your Google forms Embed your Forms in your Blog or websiteStep 1 Head over to your Google Docs and click on Create then on Form Step 2 Give your form a title and a description

Quickly Add Speech Bubbles and Effects to Images Phrase.it is a simple service that anyone can use to add speech bubbles and some basic Instagram-like effects to your pictures. To use the service just upload a picture and choose a speech bubble. Drag your speech bubble into place then type your text. You can change the font style in your speech bubbles. Click the "add more drama" button to add one of four image shading effects. Applications for EducationPhrase.it does not require any kind of registration to use which means that students don't have to have email addresses to use it. The Site for Books & Readers - Shelfari Is the Shelfari widget free? Yes. The Shelfari site and our widget are free to use. Best Chrome Extensions On this page, you will find the best Chrome extensions for all your browsing needs. Using the right Chrome extensions can completely transform your online experience, and make your time on the Internet much more productive and interesting. We’ve made the effort to categorize the extensions and chose only those we believe to be the best ones and which will most likely be useful to you. A perfect tool for students/researchers and one of the best Chrome extensions for organization. Diigo lets you highlight, share and save web pages. Read selected content both online and offline.

How To Turn Your iBook Into A Video In 3 Easy Steps We often get asked by teachers how they can share the books they have made using Book Creator for iPad or any other iBooks with people who don’t own an Apple device. A common example might be to share the work of their students with parents, or on the school’s blog. Although there are a few workarounds for sharing iBooks, this article explores an excellent way to convert your iBook into a video format, which can easily be shared across a number of platforms. Step 1: Create a screencast of your iPad A really useful tool for screencasting and recording your iPad is Reflector , and at $12.99 it’s much cheaper than buying Apple TV! (You can even download a free trial version which gives you 10 minutes testing time.)

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