Archive for November, 2013

QuickCast

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://quickcast.io/

Quickcast is an OpenSource screencapture tool for the Apple Macintosh computer.

Scrawlar

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.scrawlar.com/

Scrawlar is a web based word processor with a nifty speech to text implementation. It is very easy to use and puts the teacher in control of the student accounts.

Yumpu

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.yumpu.com/en/

Create your own flippable magazines use PDF documents.

Geddit

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://letsgeddit.com/

Engage students in self evaluation and metacognition…

EduCanon

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.educanon.com/

Create interactive YouTube videos, embed checks-for-understand within any video. Use your own screencast or easily pull videos from YouTube.

TubeChop

Thursday, November 7th, 2013



Edit YouTube videos to play only specific parts of a longer video.

Google QuickOffice Apps Now Free

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id578386521?mt=8

http://instructionaltechtalk.com/google-quickoffice-apps-now-free-for-ios-and-android-edit-office-docs-on-ipad/

Edit Microsoft Office documents on your mobile device.

Figurative Language Guides and Activities (SpellingCity)

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.spellingcity.com/figurative-language.html

Reinforce your students’ understanding of figurative language with Vocabulary SpellingCity’s figurative language lessons, interactive games, printable worksheets, and powerpoint presentations.

Kahoot

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

https://create.kahoot.it/#login?next=

Create and play quizzes, discussions or even surveys (which we call Kahoots) using any device with a web browser… including a laptop, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Android, Chromebook, Windows Phone or PC and more.

Veritasium

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/user/1veritasium

Veritasium is a science video blog featuring experiments, expert interviews, cool demos, and discussions with the public about everything science.

The Brain Scoop

Thursday, November 7th, 2013


Build A Solar Cell

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

http://www.spongelab.com/game_pages/eg.cfm

Learn how electricity is generated with the Build-a-Power Plant series. Choose components and assemble a power plant.

Build-A-Power Plant is a drag and drop game where players are tasked with assembling a power plant from a set of components..