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EdTech Tools - Teacher Tech

EdTech Tools - Teacher Tech
To make things a little easier for myself, rather than trying to remember what tools I recommend I started a spreadsheet to keep a list. I also asked some of my friends who I consistently learn a lot from to add their favorites to the list. I’ll keep adding to the list! Link to the spreadsheet. I have the first tab randomizing the list so that you can discover new tools. The static list is on the second tab. (I had previously blogged a crowdsourced EdTech tool list. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2017

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Google Slides - create and edit presentations online, for free. One account. All of Google. Sign in to continue to Slides Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – Letter to the Dursley’s – The Canswedian English Teacher On the first day of school this year, a newly arrived Grade 7 student walked in to my classroom, set her books down on the table, looked me straight in the eye and uttered words that hurt my soul. “Brianne. Just so you know. I hate Harry Potter. I also think Dumbledore is the worst.”

Comparison of Adjectives 1. Apples are than chips. (healthy) 2. Elephants are (big) than bears. How to learn English for free: 50 websites for free English lessons – Espresso English Videos & YouTube channels: – More than 1000 videos from various teachers. Sort by level or topicTED talks – Good for more advanced learners; use the captions or transcripts.Rachel’s English – Great videos on pronunciation, slang, & moreJenniferESL – More than 10 years of English-teaching videosGo Natural English – Fun and energetic American English teacherEnglish Anyone – Conversations, advanced listening, beginners’ course & moremmmEnglish – Australian English teacherEnglish with Lucy – British English teacherSpeak English with Vanessa – Natural expressions, pronunciation, phrasal verbsFluency MC – Teaches English through rhythm and rapPapa Teach Me – British English pronunciation, prepositions, vocabularyEnglishClass101 – 400+ videos on many different topics

English Card Game – Kings (No, not the drinking game) – The Canswedian English Teacher We’ve all been at those parties… you know the kind… Everyone is standing around having a good time, and then someone produces a deck of cards and declares, “Let’s play Kings!” Kings was a drinking game with different rules for each card you turn over. I (being the incredibly responsible person that I am) NEVER took part in those silly shenanigans… Now, many moons later, I have stumbled upon this drinking game again on the internet and thought that it might be fun to turn it into some sort of English Grammar/Speaking game. Zodiac Signs: All About The 12 Horoscope Signs Zodiac Signs: All About The 12 Horoscope Signs Share No matter what your Sun sign, we are all affected by the 12 signs of the zodiac, as the Sun and other planets cycle through the horoscope over the course of a year. Browse through the signs of astrology here to learn their deeper meaning—and how you can use their powers to your advantage.

Language Fun > Language Facts Did you know that... 01 There are between 6000 and 7000 languages in the world - spoken by 7 billion people divided into 189 independent states. 02 There are about 225 indigenous languages in Europe - roughly 3% of the world’s total. Quick Replies! Speaking Practice – The Canswedian English Teacher Sometimes when you speak in another language, you are given time to think about what you want to say beforehand, and sometimes you have to think on your feet… and try not to panic. Case in point: A few years ago, I had to go down to the drug store (apotek) and get medicine for my cat because he had worms (fun). On the way down I practiced in my head… “Jag skulle vilja ha mask medicin…” (I would like to have worm medicine) over and over again. I was going to NAIL this. Finally, I get down to the store and go up to the lady behind the counter.

Generate Fake Instagram Post - Best Instagram Post Generator Life is too short, let have some fun. In our daily life, especially in school life, we pranked our friends. And now when we sit in our friends circle, we discuss those pranks and memories and just laugh. Now as things are evolved, we usually spend most of our free time on social media. We see many funny posts, statuses and do chats too. Some of those posts make us happy and some make us sad. Book Creator is coming to the web - Book Creator app Here’s what we’re working on… a new, web based version of Book Creator that will work in the Chrome browser on ALL devices. That means Chromebooks, Macs, Windows devices… NEW!! Book Creator for Chrome is open for beta testing »17 July: Pricing page added for web version13 August: Book Creator for Chrome goes live Since it’s launch in 2011, Book Creator for iPad has gone on to become one of the best-selling Education apps on the App Store, with over 30 million ebooks made in classrooms across the world. Building on that success, we are now developing a web-based version of Book Creator to bring simple ebook creation to even more students and teachers.

10 Best Free Listening Websites with Quizzes to Practise for Listening Exams So what do you do to practise listening for exams? Growing up, I never had the opportunity to do any extra practice to improve my listening skills. We didn’t have the Internet and the thousand possibilities it offers to learners of any language nowadays.

How To Become a Better Person This EFL lesson is designed around a short film by Tracy Foster for The School of Life titled How to Become a Better Person. Students work on abstract nouns, discuss virtues important in the modern world and watch a short film. I would ask all teachers who use Film English to consider buying my book Film in Action as the royalties which I receive from sales help to keep the website completely free. Language level: Upper Intermediate (B2) – Advanced (C1)