Niicola: This great infographic really explains well how the brain works when we're trying to learn. I love it because it matches ideas I developed for myself but it explains it much better than I ever have. It also shows why infographics are such a great way of explaining concepts.
Via Beth Dichter, Stewart-Marshall, nicolaperry
This interactive cube creator will help your students to start their own story writing. It breaks the writing process into six distinct parts which will guide students to write their own biographies, mystery stories, short stories, and free planning of story, a blank template that they can customize.
Via Inma Alcázar, nicolaperry
Fakebook is a tool for creating fictitious Facebook profiles. Sounds dubious, I know but good tool for learning : create avatars so learners can avoid having to be their real selves; create your own custom built characters with lives and interests to practice a huge range of language; you can create timelines for famous or historical characters ...
Susan Oxnevad: how to use technology as a tool for learning to support all learners in the 24/7 classroom". Shona Whyte: reallybrich interactive resource with slides and links to resources on topics such as the flipped classroom, digital research, wikis, and digital differentiation. It's not specific to language teaching, and there's probably too much for one person to take in: a nice place to start for a course in digital literacy, teaching with technology, or technology in continuing professional development.
Via Shona Whyte, nicolaperry
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