Archive for the ‘November 1, 1012’ Category

Create Mail Merge Documents in Google Apps with the AutoCrat Script

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://youtu.be/xeRhzz4RuCA

This tutorial shows you how to use the AutoCrat Script with Google Docs to generate mail merge documents.



Twig

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.twig-world.com/

Award-winning online resource for teaching science, maths and geography with over 1500 outstanding films, matched to the curriculum.

World Digital Library

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.wdl.org/en/

Significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world.

Art 4 Apps

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.art4apps.org/

Art 4 Apps is a collection of high quality, Creative Common licensed, images and audio files. The resources are target for literacy and second language learners, but can be used for many other purposes.

EdCanvas

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.edcanvas.com/

Edcanvas is a web app that allows teachers and students to organize instructional content and create multimedia presentations. Teachers can set up their own class and add their students.



Pixorial – Web Based Video Editing

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.pixorial.com/

Pixorial will take your old videos, tapes, DVDs, and convert them so they are accessible online. Once online you can use Pixorial to edit video, add titles, transitions, music and share your video creations online.



USGS Live Earthquake Site

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/map/

The current live earthquake activity on Earth.

ITC Web Based Math Resources

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Maths+-+Section+1

A collection of web resources covering multiple math content topics.


Net Texts

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.net-texts.com/

Net Texts allows the creation of opensource textbooks for your students. These textbooks can be managed by the teacher and students download them directly to their mobile devices using the NetText App.



Symbaloo

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.symbaloo.com/

Symbaloo allows you to create a “desktop” of network/web App resources and visually organize each resource by icon. It reminds me of a start page for your most commonly used web apps. Teachers could have multiple desktop based on the content their students are learning and then share them with their students.

Glean Comparison Search

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://gleancomparisonsearch.org/

Use comparison searching as a tool to help your students become aware of confirmation bias. Comparison searching enables students to develop more thoughtful and nuanced understanding of their research topics and the way they themselves ask questions and search for information. The process asks students to actively consider and evaluate two or more disparate results sets.

ThingLink

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

http://www.thinglink.com/

A web based mutlimedia creation tool for creating rich images with music, video, sound, text and more.
Share and discover deeper stories through images.