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Books, Blogs & Fan Sites - Young Adult Literature - LibGuides at Pennsylvania Digital Collections

Books, Blogs & Fan Sites - Young Adult Literature - LibGuides at Pennsylvania Digital Collections | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
Book Reviews from Readers Like You...
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Embed YouTube video in Microsoft Word document

Embed YouTube video in Microsoft Word document | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
Watch this video to learn how to embed a YouTube video directly into a Microsoft Word document.
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30 Digital Classroom Blogs From Around The World | Edudemic

30 Digital Classroom Blogs From Around The World | Edudemic | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
Classroom blogs.
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ClassikTv

ClassikTv | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
This page contains a selection of film clips into which you can insert your own subtitles. They're short so the amount of dialogue is limited but nevertheless there's a wide variety of possibilities for use in the classroom , or just for fun.
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Technology 'integral to life' - The National

Technology 'integral to life' - The National | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
The idea of looking up an unknown word in a bulky dictionary seems pretty silly to 11-year-old Josie Proto. Using Google is so much faster.And, to boot, she gets an encyclopaedia of related information on the word she is searching for at the same time."If we are sitting in a storytelling class at school and do not understand something, we immediately get out our iPads or laptops to find out more," said the Year 6 pupil from GEMS Royal Dubai School (RDS)
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Kindles Attract Reluctant Readers at CT Elementary School — The Digital Shift

Ebook devices attract reluctant readers at elementary school.
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Always Write: Alpha-Genres and Topics...a writer's notebook lesson

Always Write: Alpha-Genres and Topics...a writer's notebook lesson | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
A set of writers notebook cards for each month of the year. Purchase through Amazon- or create your own!
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On Shakespeare's Education | The Play's The Thing

On Shakespeare's Education | The Play's The Thing | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
For your holiday reading, I thought you'd enjoy this look at Shakespeare's education from Jonathan Bate's book Soul of the Age: A Biography of the Mind of William Shakespeare: “The hour ....
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QikPad

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One of a host of Etherpad inspired collaborative notepads, but with a few little extra features, like being able to make a link to a read only page.

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools

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Substance

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A good site for writing books online. This site does much of the formatting for you. Collaborate easily with others and your finished masterpiece is available in many on and offline formats, including embedding code and PDFs.

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools


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INFORMED TEENS: FICTION

INFORMED TEENS: FICTION | Edumathingy | Scoop.it

.. list of suggested fiction arranged by genre; periodically added to and updated. Please be aware that many titles can be placed in more than one genre.


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Learning and Teaching with iPads: Creating iBooks or eBook Apps

Learning and Teaching with iPads: Creating iBooks or eBook Apps | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
Learning and Teaching with iPads: Creating iBooks or Apps
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Best of Book Riot: Top Five Signs You're Reading Too Much Young Adult Literature

Best of Book Riot: Top Five Signs You're Reading Too Much Young Adult Literature | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
This week we’re running some of our favorite and most popular posts from our first three months.  __________________________ I read a lot of young...
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A Day with Jason Ohler « Jen Clevette

A Day with Jason Ohler « Jen Clevette | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
A Day with Jason Ohler. Posted on November 25, 2011 by jenclevette. This is a cross post from PWSD's Community of Practice Blog. The session was ” New media, new students, new literacies and new citizens” and if you do nothing else take ...
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Great Books for Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org

Great Books for Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
AdLit.org's themed booklists, prepared by our young adult literature advisors, will help you find books to broaden the horizons of reluctant readers and engage struggling readers with high-interest, low-difficulty texts.
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Student and Teacher Blogging that Succeeds | Ideas and Thoughts

Student and Teacher Blogging that Succeeds | Ideas and Thoughts | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
How to write successful blogs.
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Dickens on screen: the highs and the lows

Dickens on screen: the highs and the lows | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
There have been more than 400 film and TV adaptations so far, and counting, writes Robert Douglas-Fairhurst, some brilliant, some memorably awful...
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Life in a 21st-Century English Class | MindShift

Life in a 21st-Century English Class | MindShift | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
This is an amazing creative activity in which students create 'Common Craft' type videos for their stories. Wonderful for English classes.
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Analyzing Quotations | Where the Classroom Ends

Analyzing Quotations | Where the Classroom Ends | Edumathingy | Scoop.it
Okay, so I need to rectify a statement from Tuesday.  The only thing I dislike more than students incorporating quotations with “As Austen says…” is when...
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Caffein

Caffein | Edumathingy | Scoop.it

A great video chatroom site. Just choose the name of your room and invite others by sharing the link. No sign up or download

needed.

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/ICT+%26+Web+Tools

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