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Word Family Framework

Word Family Framework | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
It shows how words within the same family are placed at different levels and is aimed at teachers who can use it to plan courses, syllabi and lessons.
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Useful tool for teachers for lesson and syllabus planning.
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6 Reasons Why Students Need 21st-Century Skills

6 Reasons Why Students Need 21st-Century Skills | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Click here for PDF version SMARTER SCHOOLS | by Michael Spencer Thereʼs plenty of talk about what to include on a 21st-century skills list, but why students need such skills is a different question. Ever since the late 1990s, “21st-century skills” has been a catch-phrase racketing around the education and business worlds. It continues to do so. Part…
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We may not like the term '21st-century skills' but there are many reasons why we have to keep reappraising what our learners need
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Search Education – Google

Search Education – Google | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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A really useful set of resources to improve your and your students' search skills
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Free Technology for Teachers: Purps the Penguin Helped by Kids With a 3D Printer

Free Technology for Teachers: Purps the Penguin Helped by Kids With a 3D Printer | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Students, technology, and penguins. What's not to like?
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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - Two Good Ways to Create Custom Word Clouds

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - Two Good Ways to Create Custom Word Clouds | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Word cloud generators provide students with a nice way to visualize the most frequently used words in a passage of text. There are plenty of word cloud creation tools on the web. There is even
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Two Good Ways to Create Custom Word Clouds
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6 Mobile Learning Benefits: The Mobile Learning Revolution - eLearning Industry

6 Mobile Learning Benefits: The Mobile Learning Revolution - eLearning Industry | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Want to know how mobile learning revolutionizes eLearning? Check 6 key Mobile Learning Benefits and learn about the mobile learning revolution.
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Aimed at employee training, but the article has a wider relevance.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Forms Can Now Automatically Grade Quizzes Without an Add-on

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Forms Can Now Automatically Grade Quizzes Without an Add-on | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
For a long time Flubaroo has been one of my go-to recommendations for easy scoring of quizzes created in Google Forms.
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This just made life a little easier for teachers using Forms in class.
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Virtual Reality in the Classroom Infographic

Virtual Reality in the Classroom Infographic | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Virtual Reality in the Classroom Infographic Virtual reality has been around for many years. However, it is only recently that educators have been able to start experimenting with the technology in classrooms. In particular, teachers can now use 3D drawing experiences, history lessons and game... http://elearninginfographics.com/virtual-reality-classroom-infographic/
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Do you use VR in the classroom? Do you want to?
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Using podcasts to develop listening skills

Using podcasts to develop listening skills | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
They are an excellent way to work on your, or your students’, listening skills, as you can listen to them as many times as you want to. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can also manipulate files so that they are faster or slower, or so that you are only listening to an excerpt of the whole programme.
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Ideas for using podcasts to developing listening skills
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Storyboard That: Graphic Organizers and Comic Strips - Teacher Tech

Storyboard That: Graphic Organizers and Comic Strips - Teacher Tech | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Storyboard That allows you or students to create comic strips, storyboards or graphic organizers. Integrates with Google Classroom.

Via WebTeachers, Sergio Lorca
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 16, 4:47 AM
A great tool to prepare video ;-)
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inklewriter - for collaborative writing

inklewriter - for collaborative writing | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
inklewriter is a free tool designed to allow anyone to write and publish interactive stories. It’s perfect for writers who want to try out interactivity, but also for teachers and students looking to mix computer skills and creative writing.

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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 2, 3:35 AM
A nice application to try in a stand-alone mode
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Richard Whiteside's curator insight, May 30, 6:01 AM
Looks like a useful tool for collaborative writing. 
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Every Teacher’s Guide to Assessment | Edudemic

Every Teacher’s Guide to Assessment | Edudemic | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Assessments themselves have been vilified, when, in fact, it’s why assessments are given and how the data is used that is really the issue
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Nice, simple guide to formative Vs summative assessment.
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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - How to Conduct a Reverse Image Search

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - How to Conduct a Reverse Image Search | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Tineye is a free tool that helps you conduct reverse image searches. In a reverse image search you're searching for the places where an image has been posted online.  Conducting a reverse can be
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An easy tip but useful for teachers and students to help double-check the authenticity of news stories.
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LLZ Uni Halle's comment, September 13, 5:38 AM
Praktisch, z.B. um das Original eines Bildes zu finden
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ExLT

ExLT | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Welcome to Extreme Language Teaching, the home of adventure, sci-fi and horror materials for English Language Teachers! ExLT is a small independent publishing venture set up by the authors Robert Campbell and Lindsay Clandfield. At this site we will be publishing all kinds of cool e-books, games and activities for the adventure-minded teacher and students.…
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Great fun and engaging ideas for teaching English
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The State of Video in Education Infographic

The State of Video in Education Infographic | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
The State of Video in Education Infographic Recently Kaltura released the results of their third annual survey, The State of Video in Education 2016 – A Kaltura Report. They talked to educators, instructional designers, media and IT professionals, senior administrators, and students. Respondents ... http://elearninginfographics.com/the-state-of-video-in-education-infographic/
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Lots of interesting data about video use in education
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The Techie Teacher: 10 Things Siri Can Do for Teachers & Students

The Techie Teacher: 10 Things Siri Can Do for Teachers & Students | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
10 things Siri can do in the classroom for teachers and students.
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Ever thought of using Siri in your classroom?
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2015-12-15 - Creating Comic Strips with Google Slides - Technology Integration

2015-12-15 - Creating Comic Strips with Google Slides - Technology Integration | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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All you need to create comic strips with Google slides.
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Texting in the Classroom

Texting in the Classroom | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Such a SIMPLE and free idea for using text messages in the classroom. I love the last idea for building and assessing vocabulary!
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There are lots of free sites for these 'fake text' tools and loads of uses.
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Parents' Guide to Teens and Mobile Phone Use Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Parents' Guide to Teens and Mobile Phone Use Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Check out the Parents' Guide to Teens and Mobile Phone Use Infographic to know about teens & their attitude towards cellphones & must have apps for parents.
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Useful guide for parents and teachers of teenagers with mobile ohones.
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10 eLearning Mistakes Professionals Should Avoid Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

10 eLearning Mistakes Professionals Should Avoid Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
The 10 eLearning Mistakes Professionals Should Avoid Infographic shows a list of 10 mistakes that anyone creating elearning content should avoid.
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Some very useful points here...
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Promote Digital Inclusion and Stop Online Bullies

Promote Digital Inclusion and Stop Online Bullies | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Some interesting ideas here on preventing online bullying
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5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads

5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
EdTechTeacher has been leading iPad professional development at many of these schools and we’ve seen firsthand how they approach iPad integration.
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This article is nearly 4 years old and, unfortunately, the same mistakes are still being made often.
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9 Word Cloud Generators That Aren't Wordle | Edudemic

9 Word Cloud Generators That Aren't Wordle | Edudemic | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
The details about the following nine word cloud generators will give you a fair idea how, as an educator, you can get the best out of them.
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Wordle nearly became a generic terms for Word cloud. But there's more to word clouds than just Wordle.
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