Online literacy sites
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Posted: January 13, 2012 by Jacqui Murray in cloud computing , free tech resources , homeschool , K-5 Tech training , Parent resources , teacher resources , Tech ed , websites Tags: edtech , K through 12 , kid-friendly internet , lesson plan , tech ed , Website
This “The Best…” list requires a bit of an explanation. I’ve already posted The Best Websites For K-12 Writing Instruction/Reinforcement . That list primarily contains links to sites that provide direct writing instruction.
Creating cartoons and comic strips can be a good way to get reluctant writers writing. While creating comics you and your students can work through the elements of fiction in a context that is fun and familiar to them. Witty Comics provides a simple platform that students can use to create two character dialogues. To use Witty Comics students just need to select the pre-drawn background scenes and the pre-drawn characters they want to feature in their comics. Writing the dialogues is the creative element that is left to the students.
This show explores dinosaurs inside and out to reveal their structures and the lives they lived.
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With temperatures ranging from 1000 to 2000°C, gravity 15 times stronger than Earth’s, and a year that lasts just 5.6 of our days, HAT-P-2b is not a planet you’d want to visit for vacation.