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Introduction to Podcasting What is Podcasting? Click here for an audio recording of Wikipedia's Podcasting entry. According to Wikipedia, podcasting is a "method of publishing audio broadcasts via the Internet." In layman's terms, it's a way for individuals and companies to create audio programs and allow people to download, listen, and subscribe to them very easily. If you're familiar with blogging you can think of podcasting as "audio blogging." How Do I Listen to a Podcast? There are a number of ways to listen to podcasts. A couple of quick notes about iTunes. There are some other ways to listen to podcasts as well. Juice (Free)Doppler (Free, Good for non-iPod portable players) To subscribe to a podcast using one of these programs, look for the "Podcast Feed URL:" link with the XML icon above it on our site. Another possibility for listening to podcasting is through a service called Odeo. Does Have a Podcast? Of course we do! What's Different About the Podcast Directory? 1. 2. 3.

Lesson Plan: Book Report Alternative: Hooking a Reader with a Bo ReadWriteThink couldn't publish all of this great content without literacy experts to write and review for us. If you've got lessons plans, activities, or other ideas you'd like to contribute, we'd love to hear from you. More Find the latest in professional publications, learn new techniques and strategies, and find out how you can connect with other literacy professionals. More Teacher Resources by Grade Your students can save their work with Student Interactives. More Home › Classroom Resources › Lesson Plans Lesson Plan Overview Featured Resources From Theory to Practice In this lesson, students select a book to read based only on its cover art. back to top Book Cover Creator: Students use this online tool to design and print a book cover or dust jacket for a text they have read or have written themselves. ReadWriteThink Webbing Tool: Students use this online tool to create a variety of free-form graphic organizers including cluster, hierarchy, and cause and effect webs. Further Reading

Internet Resources - Writers Resources - Writing Links & Writers Links for Writers - Word Stuff Unsorted [/writers] James Patrick Kelly - Murder Your Darlings - "When time comes to make that final revision, however, you must harden your heart, sharpen the ax and murder your darlings." Greda Vaso - Determining the Readability of a Book - includes formulas for Gunning's Fog Index, Flesch Formula, Powers Sumner Kearl L. Kip Wheeler - Literary Terms and Definitions L. Kip Wheeler - Comp - Lit - Poetry - Links - more Style - Grammar - Errors in English [/writers]American Heritage - Book of English Usage - free download Band-Aid AP StylebookPaul Brians - Common Errors in EnglishCJ Cherryh - Writerisms and other Sins The Chicago Manual of Style FAQ Gary N. Curtis - The Fallacy Files - Logical fallacies and bad arguments Prof.

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Spotlight Table of Contents to this Poetry Unit Poetry Lessons for Teachers and Students I have tried to preview all links; however, time constraints and constantly changing links create some uncertainly about all links being absolutely safe links at all times. Please understand links outside our address do not represent our work, but are here to provide other poetry resources. Proceed to these links with caution and guidance. Please let me know if you find any links that should be removed. Hint: Good introduction to poetry - Show the CD, "The New Kid on the Block." OBJECTIVES for this unit: .............. Here are some links that will help (several links are for locating images and sounds) introduce your poetry unit: Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes. Joseph Roux (1834-86), French priest, writer. Introductory to Poetry *Please notice that many of these poetry lessons includes a lesson for students and a teacher lesson plan for help in delivery of the lesson. Lesson 3........ Lesson 19......Haiku

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Top 100 Science Professor Blogs | Online Universities Weblog Posted by Site Administrator in Features Sep 16th, 2009 If you’re studying science, one of the best types of resources you can find online are science professor blogs. On these science professor blogs, you’ll get an uncut look at science education, and get access to learning that doesn’t make it to the classroom. Check out our list to find 100 of the best blogs from science professors. General These professors discuss science in general. Method: Find the best posts from science professors and beyond osn this blog.Dr. Physical Science Find chemistry, geology, and more in these science professor blogs. Social Science & Phsychology These science professor blogs discuss social science and psychology. A Gentleman’s C: This tenured faculty member delivers statistics lectures to social science majors.Prof. Medicine Get a professor’s view of medicine from these blogs. Engineering Check out these blogs to find engineering professors. Physics & Astronomy Biology Technology, Information & Computers