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user-friendly web 2.0 tools for teaching vocabulary
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners Blog

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View the CoolTools Blog, a regularly updated source of ideas for efficient and effective technology integration


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Quick Poll: Student Sign-Ups | ThingLink Blog

Quick Poll: Student Sign-Ups

 

ThingLink is collecting feedback from our EDU community to guide us in our product development.

 

We are working to improving the sign up process for student accounts. In addition to improving individual student sign-ups, we are excited to have received many requests to support the ThingLink EDU school level sign up process. Please take 30 seconds to provide us with feedback through this Wedgies poll to indicate your preference. Thank you!

 

 

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Free Webinar: Transform Teaching & Learning with ThingLink

Free Webinar: Transform Teaching & Learning with ThingLink | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

Are you looking for a user friendly and flexible tool to help you easily create engaging multimedia rich content to redefine teaching and learning? Are you interested in using technology to meet the personal learning needs of the students in your classroom? We invite you to attend our free webinar and explore the powerful possibilities that exist with ThingLink EDU. 

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Homeschool Towers | Playing With “V” Vocabulary Words

Homeschool Towers | Playing With “V” Vocabulary Words | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

“Tis vocabulary time,” I announce to my children with immense verve and enthusiasm.

“What vexation!” my children vehemently reply.

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Ultimate Word Wall with ThingLink & Padlet

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Jeanettem1's curator insight, September 29, 2014 3:07 PM
A great way to curate and display information.
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Unpacking the Common Core at ICE 14

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Sharing an interactive slideshow of resources from a presentation at #ICE14

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73+ Ways to Use ThingLink by Donna Baumbach

73+ Ways to Use ThingLink by Donna Baumbach | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

Get inspired to use ThingLink for teaching and learning and learn how to sign up for a free premium educator upgrade.

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SAMR - Walking a Wiki Up the Line

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A digital playlist designed to illustrate how to walking a vocabulary based learning project up the SAMR Line

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Webinar: Marzano's 6 Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Webinar: Marzano's 6 Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it
Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 5:00 PM EDT

Join me and Simple K12 as we explore a variety of digital tools, tips, and strategies to support Dr, Marzano's method of vocabulary development to help students develop transferable word knowledge.

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3 Simple Tools to Support the CCSS Academic Vocabulary Shift

3 Simple Tools to Support the CCSS Academic Vocabulary Shift | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it
The Common Core identifies six instructional shifts needed to effectively implement the standards in ELA/Literacy. Shift 6 suggests an instructional change in
the teaching of Academic Vocabulary.
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Deb's curator insight, February 16, 2013 7:11 AM

Great sites for working with vocablulary.

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Hands On Workshops

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Susan Oxnevad's curator insight, January 12, 2013 1:41 PM

Looking forward to presenting two hands on workshops at the Illinois Computing Educators Conference at the end of February!

Susan Oxnevad's curator insight, January 12, 2013 1:42 PM

Looking forward to presenting two hands on workshops at the Illinois Computing Educators Conference in February!

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Digital Tools for Differentiating Vocabulary: K12Online

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please check out my session, Digital Tools for Differentiating Vocabulary Instruction at the K12OnlineConference. While you're there you are sure to discover more terrific 20 minute sessions, available for viewing at your convenience.

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Build Your ThingLink Classroom

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The start of the New Year seems like the perfect time to review teacher management features to make it simpler for students to signup, create and collaborate with ThingLink. We hope you will find these quick video tutorials with accompanying written directions to be helpful.

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10 Great Strategies for Effective Vocabulary Instruction ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Common Core Connections: Unpacking Academic Vocabulary

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Webinar: Unpacking the CCSS Academic Vocabulary Shift

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Join me and Simple  K12  as we explore some free and user friendly digital tools and effective instructional practices to support the necessary direct instruction of tier 2 and tier 3 words.

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3 Reasons to Take the ThingLink Teacher Challenge This Summer | ThingLink Blog

3 Reasons to Take the ThingLink Teacher Challenge This Summer | ThingLink Blog | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

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he ThingLink Teacher Challenge is a free, self-paced, online summer professional development opportunity designed to help teachers transform classroom teaching and e-learning with ThingLink, an easy-to-use interactive image and video platform.


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Linda Dougherty's curator insight, June 9, 2014 2:26 PM

Signed up today! With new computers coming to the high school library, Thinglink should be another app for teacher collaboration on student research projects.

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Grab Your Free ThingLink EDU Premium Upgrade until December 31st

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GwynethJones's curator insight, December 15, 2013 2:55 PM

Cool!

lfredric's curator insight, December 17, 2013 11:17 AM

Cute Strawberry Santas!

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Moving at the Speed of Creativity | Changing Our Vocabulary as Technology Integration Coaches

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ProfessorWord: Improve your vocabulary while you surf the web

ProfessorWord: Improve your vocabulary while you surf the web | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

Get definitions with just a click. Identify SAT/ACT vocabulary words on any page. Our free bookmarklet makes it easy to improve your vocabulary while you surf the web!


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CarolineBiro's curator insight, February 27, 2013 3:16 AM

Une bonne idée!

nicolaperry's curator insight, February 28, 2013 2:53 AM

This could be a useful tool to help you improve your vocabulary

M. Van Amelsvoort's curator insight, February 28, 2013 6:34 PM

Very nice for SAT/academic vocabulary. Good for  high level EFL students.

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Webinar: Unpacking the Common Core: Digital Tools to Support the Academic Vocabulary Shift

Webinar: Unpacking the Common Core: Digital Tools to Support the Academic Vocabulary Shift | Cool Tools for Vocabulary | Scoop.it

 Are you wondering where to begin to adopt the Common Core Vocabulary Standards? While there are many specific vocabulary standards clearly listed in the K-12 Language Strand, it's helpful and important to look at Academic Vocabulary from the big picture view. This webinar will unpack the Common Core Academic Vocabulary Shift by taking a closer look at the three targeted tiers of vocabulary. Join Susan Oxnevad as she explores some free and user friendly digital tools and effective instructional practices to support the necessary direct instruction of tier 2 and tier 3 words.

 

 

Monday, February 04, 2013 @ 1:00:00 PM EST

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Vocabulary & Significant Text: I Have a Dream

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Common Core Shift 6 suggests that it is important to dig deeper into Tier II vocabulary words. Tier II  words are those words that are found across many content areas and change meaning depending on context.

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A ThingLink Toolkit for Teachers

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The toolkit is designed to provide teachers and students with all the resources needed to use ThingLink as an efficient and effective tool for teaching and learning.

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Digital Tools for Differentiating Vocabulary: K12Online

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Check out my session, Digital Tools for Differentiating Vocabulary Instruction at the K12OnlineConference

 

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