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170 Ways To Use Word Clouds In Every Classroom

170 Ways To Use Word Clouds In Every Classroom | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Welcome to a post I always have  fun writing. Last year I attempted finding ways to use Word Clouds (Wordle) in education. When I concluded writing that post I was at 108 possible ways. More than a...

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, May 19, 9:06 PM

Wow...170 ideas on how to use word clouds in your classroom! This post was written with Wordle in mind and references a previous post that shares 12 Valuable Wordle Tips You Must Read.

The good news...this post is split into sections. What will you find? See the list below.

* All Subjects

* Science

* English Language Arts

* Math

* Health and Physical Education and Family and Consumer Science

* Art and Music

* Foreign Language

* Applied Arts

* Careers

This post provides many ideas on how you might us word clouds as a teacher as well as how your learners may use them.

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12 Valuable Wordle Tips You Must Read…Word Clouds in Education Series: Part 1

12 Valuable Wordle Tips You Must Read…Word Clouds in Education Series: Part 1 | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it

"I have long heard of Word Webbing, Words Diagrams, Word Art, but how about a Word Cloud? By now you may be either familiar with a Word Cloud, have googled the Weather Channel to get a better idea, or maybe have taken a look out your window to see if there really is such a thing. The concept of a Word Cloud maintains that “If a picture paints a thousand words, then what can a thousand words paint?” The answer of course is a Wordle. Yes, Wordles are amazing Word Clouds that can be created by all."

A wealth of information about word clouds with a focus on Wordle with additional posts to come, covering 100 ways to use Word Clouds in your classroom, other word cloud generatorss and moving beyond word clouds.


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A New Way To Teach Using Wordle - Edudemic

A New Way To Teach Using Wordle - Edudemic | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
There's a new way to teach using wordle. It involves actually withholding a bit of information and making students think a bit harder. What fun!
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Amy McIntyre's comment, December 10, 2012 11:12 AM
Great way to start a unit!