Nine Excellent (Yet Free) Online Word Cloud Generators There are many online word cloud generator out there for web users, but getting by free and good ones is not that easy. That is why I am sharing Nine Excellent (Yet Free) Online Word Cloud Generators. Read each entry in the list and see which one suits your needs best. You are welcome if you want to share more online word cloud generators that our readers/viewers may like. Open Source DCoT Application - Word Counter I am in the process of performing some analysis on the posts on Daily Cup of Tech. One of the things that I want to do is a word count and frequency analysis on the entire blog.Now, I could go with good ol’ pen and paper and start counting every single word on the blog. But, that would take me quite a mount of time, not to mention that I would not learn anything in the process. So, I decided to export the contents of my mySQL database the runs behind the scenes at DCoT to a text file and then download a word and frequency counter. Do you think I could find a word counter that would count all of the words in the file and then count how many times each word appears? No luck.
A Short & Sweet Minilesson Formula In this post, I’m going to share a handy strategy for planning short and sweet minilessons. But first, a disclaimer. I have, on several occasions, had the experience of being timed while teaching a minilesson to young children. “Sure! No problem!” I always say when asked. Caffeine Calculator We’ve used the very latest research to determine what’s appropriate for your body weight. See more about your daily caffeine limits. Recommendations for caffeine levels are different for aged 18 and under.
Punctuation Stickers: A Fun Punctuation Activity - Better Than Homework I’m a writer, so punctuation comes naturally. It seems like it’s something I’ve always known. But, I know that’s not the case. Once upon a time way back in elementary school, I learned the basics – how to end a sentence. Kids Watercolor Fruit Still Life - Emma Owl This is a GREAT example of something that looks so spectacularly difficult, yet if you follow the 3 steps is so easy. This watercolor fruit still life is something a 4 year old can do well!! The results are stunning! The process is fun and involves active participation from the little artist, and did I say easy… Promise!! I have a wonderful class full of enthusiastic talented children, who I am lucky enough to visit every so often.
17 Classroom Winter Crafts That Will Warm Your Students' Hearts - WeAreTeachers The weather’s turning, the holidays are approaching, and kids are getting wiggly! Sounds like a perfect time to get creative! Try one (or more!) of these adorable, easy-to-do winter crafts and watch your kids light up. 3D Paper Owl from mmmcrafts The gifted Larissa from mmmcrafts is here sharing her amazing talents with an unbelievable 3D paper owl. Larissa writes… Left: art made with this tutorial, Right: art made with alternate colors (see note at the end of the tutorial) Hey, Craft Campers! Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Picture Books to Inspire Winter Art! Happy New Year! We are heading back to school SO early this year… and I believe it is going to be a long, cold, and snowy month ahead! If you are looking for some creative ways to integrate some great winter picture books into your Art lessons, you may find some inspiration in this week’s Top 10 list! 1.Once Upon a Northern Night – Jean E.
Paper Chain People Paper Chain People Craft While putting together these Christmas paper chains, I decided to create several more paper chain templates of people, animals and fun shapes. My kids love making accordion fold paper chains – I guess sometimes the simplest kids crafts can also be the most satisfying! Check out all of the printable crafts on Craft Jr.! Kids Crafts, Printables & Kid Friendly Recipes