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Writing Fun by Jenny Eather - helping kids with how to write using text organizers - an interactive writing resource

Writing Fun by Jenny Eather - helping kids with how to write using text organizers - an interactive writing resource | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Writing organisers for different text types, requires subscription (free subscription for 12 months is available).

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5th Grade Art with Mrs. Brown

5th Grade Art with Mrs. Brown | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
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Good selection of short term art projects to build skills and basic art knowledge.

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TeacherLED Interactive Whiteboard Resource Letter Dice

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Good for a quick word game in between activities or at the end of a lesson. Roll the dice and create words.

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bubbl.us | brainstorm and mind map online

bubbl.us | brainstorm and mind map online | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
Brainstorm online with bubbl.us. Easily create colorful mind maps to print or share with others. Almost no learning curve. Businesses, universities, and other schools are using bubbl.us worldwide to generate ideas, map out processes and create presentations.
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Produces bright, colourful concept maps which can be saved and exported. Need to create a free account to use or log in using facebook or google account.

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Maria Claudia Cortes - Colours

Maria Claudia Cortes - Colours | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
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This is a fantastic interactive animation about colour; colour mixing, complementary colours and colour symbolism. It presents colours in a unique and engaging manner including small movies and profiles of colours as 'characters'. A great resource!!

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Cubeecraft - Free Papercraft Toys

Cubeecraft - Free Papercraft Toys | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
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Print out characters from a variety of movies and stories to create in three dimensional form. Good for afternoon craft or just for fun!

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CBBC - Horrible Histories

CBBC - Horrible Histories | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Play games, watch episodes of horrible histories and more. A good companion site to the horrible histories book site.

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Bibliomania - Free Online Literature and Study Guides

Bibliomania - Free Online Literature and Study Guides | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Though not as good as sparknotes, this site provides study guides and some teacher resources for a large number of classic literature texts. Worth a look if you need a quick summary of a book, biography of an author or listing of book themes. Compiled by graduates of universities.

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The Interactive Mathematics Classroom |

The Interactive Mathematics Classroom | | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

This website provides links to interactive maths activities on a variety of math topics.

They can be used as a modelled activity for the whole class or set as individual activities for 

your students.  

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Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds

Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Enables you to create a word cloud to use for websites, visually represent brainstorming results, overviews, definitions etc.  A nice text tool allowing to present words in a visually pleasing manner! Have fun with this one.

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Voki Home

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Educators can use this tool to provide instructions for students in the form of an animated avatar. The site also offers lesson plans for a variety of subjects.  An easy to use tool and can be embedded into most sites, though not all. If embedding into google sites, check you tube for process.

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Shakespeare Insults Generator

Shakespeare Insults Generator | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

A Shakespearean insult generator.  Good to get students' attention and interest in the language of Shakespeare. Good fun for both teacher and student. Includes some brief information about the language.

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Smarthistory: a multimedia web-book about art and art history

Smarthistory: a multimedia web-book about art and art history | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

A brilliant website with in depth information about artworks, artists and time periods. Includes video with real life examples of some paintings where possible. A great resource for high school and tertiary students.

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Help your child's learning with free tips and eBooks | Oxford Owl

Help your child's learning with free tips and eBooks | Oxford Owl | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
Oxford Owl is an award-winning free website packed with expert advice, top tips, eBooks and activities to help you support your children's reading and maths at home.
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Free e-books that you can use with your class! Create a free account and away you go!

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Persuasion Map

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Great interactive method of producing a persuasive text with a printable blank template available.

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Art Inspired / Colour

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This site has a couple of videos on colour and then links to more information about colour theory and resources for use in class.

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Howtoons

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Has some good ideas for science, art and craft activities presented in a cartoon format. Could also be used as an example of a procedural text for English.

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Picasso Head

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Create a portrait in the style of Picasso with this simple to use, click and drag resource.

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Art%2C+Craft+%26+Design


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Topmarks Education: teaching resources, interactive resources, worksheets, homework, exam and revision help

Topmarks Education: teaching resources, interactive resources, worksheets, homework, exam and revision help | Educational web resources | Scoop.it
Searchable site of thousands of quality teaching resources, interactive resources, homework, exam and revision help. Useful for teachers, pupils and parents.
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Good variety of subjects and site includes interactive whiteboard resources. The interactive whiteboard resources are not able to be downloaded, requiring connection to the internet when using them. Good lesson ideas, games to improve literacy and numeracy and a parents area.

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Horrible Histories

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A great resource for history teachers or those of us whom enjoy history and are kids at heart! The site provides good links to the book series 'Horrible Histories' and also includes 'what happened on this day in history', notable figure of the day, games and more. Make history interesting for your students!

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FunBrain.com - The Internet's #1 Education Site for K-8 Kids and Teachers - Funbrain.com

FunBrain.com - The Internet's #1 Education Site for K-8 Kids and Teachers - Funbrain.com | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Contains educational games for a variety of areas including, maths and english.  Also provides access to online comics and books such Diary of a Wimpy Kid.  Studens of all ages enjoy this site!

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AnswerGarden

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A different manner of presenting a survey.  The method used to present the results allows you to ascertain the most popular answer immediately and you are able to see the variety of responses at a glance.  An easy way to survey students or staff, can be embedded into a class site.

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Khan Academy

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An excellent website with videos on a large range of subjects providing in depth information on myriad topics. Good to use as a teaching tool or to embed on a class wiki so students can learn at their own pace.

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RubiStar Home

RubiStar Home | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Rubistar is a great tool to create rubrics using templates for a variety of areas.

Templates can be altered and saved.  Good when you are in a hurry!

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Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Educational web resources | Scoop.it

Another great senior art history resource, but can also be used for junior students. Provides a timeline for art history, images from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and small essays and commentary by the Met's curators and academics.  

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