GridOmatic, print your own graph paper return to Bad pictures ? Click here GridOmatic, print your own graph paper, imperial or metric at any scale The only purpose of this little tool is to print graph paper, either as millimetric (with 10th divisions) or imperial (with 8th divisions). A laser or inkjet printer is capable of printing paper of a very high quality, and as a bonus you can adjust the scale, to enlarge/reduce the grid and suit your needs of any scale drawing. I use those papers all the time to draw the things I will machine. It is a single executable that run under Windows, without specific installation. GridOmatic.exe (268 KB) for ZIP challenged people, here's the strait executable Windows program. at this place you just choose to run it on your computer. GridOmatic is a Freeware program, for private use only. Recent news: Gridomatic is a popular download on my web site. Click on the button below to make a donation of any amount using Paypal: Thank you. Capture screens That's all.
The 100 best free fonts | Design In this freshly updated free fonts for designers post, we bring you the world's best free fonts. We've filtered out the diamonds from the thousands of less perfectly designed free fonts available online, for you to use in your designs and illustrations. Get Adobe Creative Cloud now This list represents the 55 best free fonts we've found in eight categories. You can use the drop-down menu at the top of the page, or the boxout, right, to jump to the section you want. Don't forget, we have many other articles covering specialist font types including handwriting fonts, kids' fonts, cursive fonts, beautiful fonts, web fonts, professional fonts and more. Most of the typeface collections listed here can be used in your projects for free, but please be sure to check the terms. Serif fonts 01. This free serif display font takes inspiration from the late 18th century European Enlightenment and the work type designer John Baskerville. 02. Lora is a free font that has its roots in calligraphy. 03.
New Technologies and 21st Century Skills Top 25 Tech Tools for Teachers for 2015 | edutechchick Technology Evolves Quickly! When I started teaching in 2004, I used any/all available technology. I had an overhead projector and a CD player. Then I scored an InFocus machine and a laptop because no one else in the social studies department had use for it. Teachers have wonderful tech tools to choose from these days. All of the tech tools featured in this post are free, user friendly, and (likely) will be available on your school’s network. So, here are my top 25 picks for digital tools for 2015! Want an updated list for 2016? For creating lessons to digitally share with students: 1. 2. 3. Instant polling: perfect for quickly checking for student understanding, collecting quick data, and engaging students. 4. 5. 6. Current Events: why not promote reading and a global perspective in any class you teach? 7. 8. Connecting Home and School 9. 10. Videos and Resources for Video Watching: 11. 12, 13. 14. 15. 16-20 Core APPS: 21-23 Productivity tools: 24. 25. Like this: Like Loading...
The Travelling Teachers: End of the school year - Some activities using digital tools (and revising grammar!) School is almost over... We've been working hard and now we need to relax! Let's think about the school year just spent together. What did I learn? Did I enjoy my lessons and my teachers? Did I have fun with my school mates? Which are the most memorable moments? What would I like to say to my teachers and friends now? What am I doing next summer? How will next school year be like? This year we have been learning a lot of grammar.... but we've been trying to use new technology, as well. Students' activities Let's divide our activities into three parts: past, present and future. Make a presentation or en e-book about the topics or the events you liked most. (for infographics and posters) Imagine you are the teacher for one day. Blendspace or prepare a presentation using: This school year is over and the summer holidays are about to begin! Which class or new school are you attending next year? (for your presentation) Prezi (to tell about your journey) Tour Builder Enjoy your holidays and always...
Editable old newspaper template Views 393,984 Filed under Educational , english, history, newspaper, school, sepia We have just added to our popular editable PowerPoint newspapers with this Old Times newspaper design. 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.
21 GIFs That Explain Mathematical Concepts “Let's face it; by and large math is not easy, but that's what makes it so rewarding when you conquer a problem, and reach new heights of understanding.” Danica McKellar As we usher in the start of a new school year, it’s time to hit the ground running in your classes! Math can be pretty tough, but since it is the language in which scientists interpret the Universe, there’s really no getting around learning it. Check out these gifs that will help you visualize some tricky aspects of math, so you can dominate your exams this year. Ellipse: Via: giphy Solving Pascal triangles: Via: Hersfold via Wikimedia Commons Use FOIL to easily multiply binomials: Via: mathcaptain Here’s how you solve logarithms: Via: imgur Use this trick so you don’t get mixed up when doing matrix transpositions: Via: Wikimedia Commons What the Pythagorean Theorem is really trying to show you: Via: giphy Exterior angles of polygons will ALWAYS add up to 360 degrees: Via: math.stackexchange Via: imgur Via: Wikimedia Commons Via: reddit
65 Free Interactive Whiteboard Resources Interactive whiteboard resources are a great way for teachers to engage classrooms in learning. While many teachers are spending hours a day creating their own activities for their interactive whiteboards, there are tons of free sources to help teachers learn about and use IWBs with students to further their use of technology in the classroom. Here is a list of some great interactive whiteboard resources and activities guaranteed to stimulate learning: General Interactive Whiteboard Resources for Teachers TeacherLED – TeacherLED is a site dedicated to making the use of Interactive Whiteboards (IWB) easier and more productive. This comprehensive site features resources to use with IWBs in math, English, and geometry. A few ways that you can stay and healthy fit this school year. Learning isn’t as one-way as we tend to think. Our goal-setting teaching strategies to pass along to your students. Our guide to purpose drivel learning, a classroom management technique you...
1000 Cranes | Hiroshima International School Thousand Crane Club has a blog. Go there to see your cranes being delivered. Thousand Crane Club Every year Hiroshima International School receives thousands of paper cranes from schools, organisations and individuals around the world. We invite your school to take part. Interested in how to fold paper cranes? You can contact the 1000 Crane Club by writing to: 1000 Crane Club,Hiroshima International School3-49-1 Kurakake Asakita-ku Hiroshima 739-1743Japan History The Thousand Crane Club was organized by Dr. The idea of this club originated during an HIS summer school class. The summer school students talked about what they could do to build the same kind of friendships and understanding, that was evident at their school in Hiroshima, among children all over the world. In 1995, the 50th anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima, the HIS Student Council decided to take over the running of the Thousand Crane Club as a service activity.
creative writing prompts . com ideas for writers 12 Puzzle and Quiz Creation Tools for Teachers There are many different sites on the internet that allow you to create your own puzzles and games to use either directly in class, or which can be linked to/embedded into your VLE. I’ve been doing some trawling ahead of a training session I am running soon, and here are a few of the best ones that I’ve found. There are others out there, but the focus specifically for my session was KS4 and 5, so these links are aimed at older students. If you have any other favourites, please add them to the comments! 1. Classtools is already one of my favourite websites, home of the Countdown Timer and Random Word Picker. 2. Content generator’s templates allow anyone to generate their own e-Learning quizzes, games and applications through our custom software – no coding required. 3. SuperTeacherTools.com is dedicated to providing technology tools for teaching that are quick and easy to download, learn, and start using in your classroom. 4. 5. 6. 7. Also worth a look: 8. 9. 10. 11. And finally….. 12.