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Tagxedo Word Clouds

Here’s something that you might enjoy!  We’ve all had fun with Wordle and Tagul but Tagxedo has a little something extra!  Take a look at what Tagxedo did with my … Continue reading

September 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Sweet Search – Safe Searching for Students For Free (and so much more!)

We all worry about students when they use a regular search engine such as Google or Yahoo.  Here’s an alternative to keep the students safe and getting results that are … Continue reading

September 26, 2010 · Leave a comment

VozMe! Text To Speech, Quick, Easy, and Free!

Here’s a great site that will help in your classrooms and enhance the effectiveness of your classroom websites.  VozMe at http://vozme.com is a great tool.  To use, just: Click on … Continue reading

September 25, 2010 · Leave a comment

ThinkFree Online (Microsoft Office Alternative)

Most of us use an Office suite of programs for word processing, excel, and presentations.  I love Google Docs for real-time collaboration.  And, Open Office for an alternative to Microsoft … Continue reading

September 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

WebRangers: National Park Service's On-line Junior Ranger Program For Kids Of All Ages

I found a great site today for kids of all ages! WebRangers at http://www.nps.gov/webrangers/index.html provides a safe, engaging site to learn about our National Parks, Monuments and Historic Sites. The … Continue reading

September 19, 2010 · Leave a comment

Voki for Education, Online Communities, and More (Voki)

Here’s a great site that includes a video, Online Communities in the Classroom, which is a fascinating look at the use of online communities within the school community!  http://archive.teachfind.com/ttv/www.teachers.tv/series/better-learning-with-ict.html As … Continue reading

September 19, 2010 · 2 Comments

No Time To Waste! (Part 2) Find Great Interactive Websites Quickly

Now, let’s continue with our discussion of finding great interactive websites that support our students academically for use on a classroom website or for teaching a lesson in the classroom. … Continue reading

September 15, 2010 · Leave a comment