Turn Google Slides into an Animated GIF with this Free Tool I recently came across an awesome tool that can take a Google Slideshow and save it as an animated GIF (thanks to Infinitely Teaching for the tip!) This free tool is called Tall Tweets (odd name, I know) and is created by the awesome Amit Agarwal. With Tall Tweets you can import a Google Slideshow, set the duration for each slide (as well as some other options), and then create and download an animated GIF version of your slideshow. This can be used with many Google Slides projects to export the final product, including: 131 Tools for Distance Learning & Strategies for Student Engagement With the rapid growth of preventative responses towards the COVID-19 outbreak, it seems distance learning is trend here to stay at least for the next 6-12 months. Being prepared to take your classrooms fully online can be stressful, and finding the right curriculum resources challenging when it may be your first foray into the EdTech space. In this article, you’ll get a comprehensive list of helpful learning tools, learn common benefits and drawbacks of remote learning, and learn a few strategies for keeping students engaged while remote to help you through this challenging time.
How to Use Vizualize.me as an Online Resume These days, getting a job can be a challenge, not because you are not qualified, but because there are so many other individuals to compete with. In fact, every applicant’s objective is to stand out first. Once employers pay particular attention to them, that’s when they can dazzle them with their skills. The first step for any applicant is to ensure that his resume will stand out from the pile of resumes that recruiters go through. Because of this, boring, text-based resumes are a thing of the past.
eduCanon: Interactive Video. Unleashed. eduCanon is a free service that is designed to help educators flip their classrooms by adding interactive questions to videos from YouTube, Vimeo, and Teacher Tube. It has a lot of potential to help teachers improve flipped lessons and it's incredibly easy to use. Let's take a closer look! Now, I know you're probably ready to jump right in and start exploring eduCanon in detail, but let's slow down for a second and check out a quick overview video from the team.
Free Tools Search this site Free Tools For Scavenger Hunts, Escape Classrooms & Breakouts 30 Of The Best Digital Collaboration Tools For Students - 30 Of The Best Digital Collaboration Tools For Students contributed by Nicholas Martino & TeachThought Staff We are living in a digital age where students shuffle between learning apps and social and communication platforms constantly. We can now communicate with anyone, anywhere, anytime through the simple click of a button, and it is our job as educators to leverage these collaborative tools in the classroom. Digital Notebooks for Google Slides or PowerPoint Even though you can use the landscape digital notebook for a presentation, I though of this template for a paperless assignment. You can choose between landscape or portrait mode. It comes with 3 predesign covers, but you can create your custom cover by editing the master. These digital composition notebooks include white digital paper with no lines, grid and ruled. I also added some editable highlight shapes.
Screen casting This is the second set of videos focusing on the superb tool SnagIT. This set shows you how to create a video using SnagIT and then distribute it on YouTube, Google Drive or via Screen Cast Camtasia Studio is a program which allows you to create video tutorials and presentations. These videos go through all the different parts of creating a presentation as well as how to publish it on the web. These videos have a more in depth look at Camtasia Studio. Camtasia Studio is a program which allows you to create video tutorials and presentations before publishing them on the web.
Tools for Displaying YouTube Videos Without Distractions On Monday I answered a question from a reader who was looking for some recommendations for tools to show YouTube videos without displaying the "related" content that appears next to and below videos on YouTube. The first two tools that came to mind were Watchkin and SafeShare.tv. Another option is to put the video into Google Slides or PowerPoint to display. And a fourth option is to use the browser extension called Quietube. How to Use Google Keep to Stay Organized - TalkBitz How to use Google Keep? Simply, It can keep memory in your life. Wondered? We always forgot most of the things to do in our daily busy life. Create Digital Learning Content Combine Video Images Text Audio What Is Metta? Metta (www.metta.io) is a digital storytelling tool that allows you to create lessons using audio, videos, and images from your computer or from the web. It is a great online app for creating short flipped or blended lessons for students to help them learn outside of the classroom. With this outstanding web application, teachers can easily create a digital content based story, supplemented with images and text. Teachers can also include poll questions in order to test the knowledge of students. So, with Metta, you can easily combine multimedia elements together to produce an awesome digital lesson.
AnswerGarden AnswerGarden is an easy-to-use online feedback app that can be used to elicit brief answers from your respondents. It adopts a minimalist design that allows users to create, share, answer, and manage topic questions without signing up for accounts. Although a simple app, it has the potential to be used to accomplish a wide range of education tasks, such as brainstorming, polling, synchronous and asynchronous communication, and formative assessment. For example, a math teacher can post a warm up question to activate students’ prior knowledge, as shown in the picture on the right.
Free Google Slides or PowerPoint School Planner 2020-2021. Free Google Slides or PowerPoint School Planner 2020-2021 with hyperlinks. Katie Digital Planner was thought more as tutorial than a template, but since it was such a hit among educators, we decided to add a new one, especially for teachers and students, this time based on the school calendar for the north hemisphere. We chose blue, but as you can see on the screen shots, it’s completely customizable, you can change colors, and even the tab names by editing the master. The cover is made of digital cardboard paper, but if you want to change its color: go to 1. 30 interactive Google Slides activities for classroom excitement Google Slides isn’t just for delivering presentations to an audience. Here are 30 activities that bring interactive learning to students. So often, people think of presentation slides as just that: a visual aid for delivering a presentation in front of an audience. But these slide apps (like Google Slides and PowerPoint in Office 365) really are powerful tools for delivering interactive user experiences.