Become A Stop-Motion Animation Auteur With The NFB's New StopMo Studio App Do you have a Fantastic Mr. Fox or perhaps an even creepier take on The Nightmare Before Christmas in you? StopMo Studio, a new app from the National Film Board of Canada, has made that possible. Even if you have zero experience with animation, you can make stop-motion magic.
Using a Ramdon Picker to Teach English It is a pity I am not working with primary or secondary students . I don’t think I’ll be able to use this tool at the beginning of the course. You see, I teach adults and it normally takes some time for them to get used to the way I teach and well I don’t think I’ll be able to keep a straight face if I see them staring at me as if I were crazy when I spin the wheel. Well, yes, I take my work very seriously but that doesn’t mean that, from time to time, I don’t like to spice up my lessons with little games and funny tools .
TabPilot Tablet Manager Tablet Remote let you control an Android tablet or phone with another Android device. You can send common input like "Back", "Home", "Menu" or "Search" to the tablet, control its volume and brightness and also type words. You can navigate in the other device like a DPad and send special command like "Play", "Next" or "Previous" which is very useful when watching a movie. You can play games that support key input with the gamepad like most Xperia Play compatible games. I know most virtual gamepad can't replace a real one, but with this gamepad, I'm able to easily play any platform games : it's "super mario" optimized!
SOCIAL SKILLS MINI FLIPPY BOOK SAMPLE FREEBIE Free Social Skills Mini Flippy Book and Desk Mate Sample If you need to explicitly teach social skills, manners and expectations in your room, then this four page, freebie might just help. Some of our students need more than a poster, a reminder or praise. That's why I love these mini flippy books! They are fun and suited to a range of skills for all your students. The free file includes: 17 Fantastic Infographic Generators! Data is crucial. However, displaying a chunk of plain data can be monotonous. Infographics visualize plain data and make it visually more appealing. Data turned into infographic has a higher potential to go viral and be effective.
Whitelines Link see how Whitelines LInk works LINK your notes, step by step The basic idea is to let the app and the paper actually see each other and the rest will happen automatically. Make sure the four corner markers are visible in the display – hold still for a moment – let the app capture your note – and save or share your note in a way you like. 10 lifesaving websites for ESL teachers Lisa has asked me for some recommendations regarding useful sites for EFL teachers and I’m happy to make a little compilation of the places I visit most often to find ideas, inspirations, betimes lesson plans if I feel exceptionally lazy (The Liberation of the Garden Gnomes by Peter Vahle is just shiny!) and share them with you. So, here we go – my ten favourite websites: Hope you’ll like my choice and give these sites a go. I must admit, my life as a teacher is WAY easier thanks to those wonderful people contributing there, but I also appreciate their influence when I see my own teaching style spiced up with different inspirations and ideas – I feel motivated to change, experiment, develop, to make my classes as interesting as I can. Enjoy the recommendations I’ve shared and if you know some interesting sites, please, share them with me as well.
Frog Manager - Enseignant - Aplicaciones de Android en Google Play LISTEN, READ, PLAY & LEARN ! (includes Teaching TIPS) TIMES TABLES TEACHER is an educational product. Its objective is to help commit to memory the 1 to 12 times tables through the age old tried and proven method of repetition. It utilizes a user friendly interface and interactive design to help challenge and stimulate the young mind.
Lärarverktyg: Tre bra sidor för lärare Super Teacher Tolls Jeopardy Review Game, Who Want to be a Millionaire, Speed Match Review Game, Flash Board Game, Seating chart, Group Maker, Random Name Generator, Classroom Timer, Classroom Countdown, QR Island ClassTools Fakebook, Arcade game, Countdown timer, Veen, Jigsaw, SMS: Fake Conversation Generator, Post it, Dustbin Game, Random Name Picker, Timeline.. Tools For Educators UPDATE: 36 Digital Formative Assessment Tools for the Classroom If you’ve followed our blog here at Teach Learn Grow, you know that we’re a huge proponent of formative assessment. There is no shortage of formative assessment techniques available to teachers to use in their classroom. They provide teachers the valuable feedback they need to adjust their teaching so student learning moves forward. Add to the many techniques the digital tools available these days in smartphones and tablets, and formative assessment becomes easier than ever to implement. We’ve blogged previously about some of these digital tools, and I recently came across Jeff Knutson’s blog at Graphite – Fantastic Formative Assessment Tools that Give Great Feedback. I wanted to add his discoveries to our list in an effort to build it out and make it a comprehensive go-to for teachers looking for these tools.
Ten Ideas for Using Instagram in the Classroom I didn't understand the pull of Instagram the first time I heard about it. To me, it sounded like a fancy app that would take regular pictures and make them look like they were crappy, old photographs. Eventually, though, I changed my mind. I saw the artistic side of the app and eventually began to see the social interaction.
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