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SEVEN STEPS TO THE PERFECT STORY [Fun Infographic]

SEVEN STEPS TO THE PERFECT STORY [Fun Infographic] | School Libraries | Scoop.it

Via The Digital Rocking Chair
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Any writter can use this information!

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KindredReaders's curator insight, January 2, 11:45 AM

great visual reference!

Ali Anani's curator insight, January 3, 1:39 AM

Creative writing in steps

Gennia Holder's curator insight, January 14, 9:50 AM

This a great list, but, perfect?  I don't know about that :)  Stories aren't a magic bullet. However, applying these elements and telling the right story+right time+right audience... can make an emotional connection with your audience that impacts your business.

 

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A-Z list of Web 2.0 Teaching Tools

A-Z list of Web 2.0 Teaching Tools | School Libraries | Scoop.it
A-Z list of Web 2.0 Teaching Tools
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One of the best lists of Web 2.0 products out there.....

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Home | ReadKiddoRead.com

Home | ReadKiddoRead.com | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Find great books for your children or the children you teach. The #1 bestselling author James Pattersons site guides you through titles, reviews, and exclusive content on the books children will love, and readies you when they ask for more.
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iPad Apps and Resources for Teachers

TCEA is a member-based organization devoted to the use of technology in education.
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iPad apps for Students - from TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association) 

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Book Trailers for Readers - home

Book Trailers for Readers - home | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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Wonderful source to Book Trailers - some YouTube Links but also links to School Tube and other sites

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Linda Dougherty: Pinterest vs. Scoop.it

Linda Dougherty: Pinterest vs. Scoop.it | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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I've been wondering how they are different - and here is an excellent explanation!   

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eduClipper

Educlipper
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Pinterest for Educators - you can save websites, text, video etc.  Teachers can set up classes for students and the students can set up private content,  Similar to Edmodo but free!
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Learning Never Stops: 15 places with fun and engaging social studies games

Learning Never Stops: 15 places with fun and engaging social studies games | School Libraries | Scoop.it

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Social Studies games are hard to come by.  Includes a number of Bristish history games too.

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KB...Konnected's curator insight, January 22, 6:01 PM

Excellent collection of Social Studies games!

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Play online, learn online and feed the hungry | Freerice.com

Play online, learn online and feed the hungry | Freerice.com | School Libraries | Scoop.it
For every correct answer you choose, 10 grains of rice are raised to help end world hunger through the World Food Programme.
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One of the best - "I'm brain dead and can't think of anything to do" activities.  Teach vocabulary, pit classes against each other for a competition and have fun besides.  The site has added many other varaiations 

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YA Books and More: Why Genrefy? The Hows and Whys I Decided to Change

YA Books and More: Why Genrefy? The Hows and Whys I Decided to Change | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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Excellent "How to Genrefy Your Collection" and why you should  blog post by one of the most progressive librarians in the field.

 

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Book Adventure - by Sylan Learning

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Free AR type program.  Needless to say the goal is to get parents to sign up with Sylan learning but it still has poterntial for schools who can't afford AR and want some sort of accountablity. 

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MAKE BELIEFS COMIX! Online Educational Comic Generator for Kids of All Ages

MAKE BELIEFS COMIX! Online Educational Comic Generator for Kids of All Ages | School Libraries | Scoop.it
MakeBeliefsComix.com is an educational comic strip creator from author Bill Zimmerman. Create, print, email and post to Facebook your original comic strips through this site!
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A comic strip that doesn't require a password!

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Symbaloo

Symbaloo | School Libraries | Scoop.it
I really like Symbaloo! A place where you can organize and share your favorite websites. How do you like Symbaloo?
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electiondayworkshop - Speed-dating forms

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Speed Dating Wiki 

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Book Spine Poetry

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CURATE YOUR STUFF.
We started with a plan to leave spine poems stacked in piles for anyone to encounter, rearrange, and reflect on. We quickly found that everyone wanted to make their own, read them...
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Library Sparks : Homepage

LibrarySparks publication - Offers library activities to encourage lifelong readers. Promote the library & motivate children to read. Teach library skills with fresh, new lessons & activities.
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One of the best "How To Run My Library Good" magazines out there. The activities are available in PDF format.  There are great many reading incentives that can be used or adapted. 

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Blind date with a book - Google Drive

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Blind Date with a Book.  From LM_NET - a collection of "personal ads" for Blind Date with a Book.  Excellent Valentine's Day promotion.  These ads are are for upper middle school or High School Books.

 

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Movie-making for everyone | Plotagon

Movie-making for everyone | Plotagon | School Libraries | Scoop.it

Plotagon is a tool that lets anyone create an animated movie directly from a written screenplay. Write your story, choose actors, environments and music. Press play and your movie is done. It's that simple.


Via Nik Peachey
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Wonder if this will work as a "next step" afterAnimoto

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Margarida Sá Costa's curator insight, November 22, 2013 9:52 AM

Fantástico!!! let´s try!

Jennifer Cowley's curator insight, November 25, 2013 11:03 PM

Looks like it has great potential, especially given the death of Xtranormal.

Ester Feldman's curator insight, December 28, 2013 5:03 PM

Thanks again 

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▶ Read Every Day. Lead a Better Life - YouTube

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Read Every Day for a Better Life - Scholastic Book

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Make-a-Flake - A snowflake maker by Barkley Interactive

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My favorite week before Christmas activity.  Sometimes I paired it with Snowflake Bently or any other snow book.  Excellent for teaching mouse skills and fine finger motions. 

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Books | We Give Books

Books | We Give Books | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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Penguin - Random House has digitized many of their children's books. No bells & whistles - just good, solid, quality children's literature. Do all 6 of your kinder class want to read The Snowy Day at the very same time on the very same day - just go here!  

 

Don't have enough Thanksgiving books for everyone - check out their featured collection.

Best of all it is free. 

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Toni Buzzeo, Author, Library Media Specialist

Toni Buzzeo, Author, Library Media Specialist | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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The ever helpful Toni Buzzo has created a PowerPoint to accompany her book "The Great Dewey Hunt".  

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ArtisanCam - Activities - Super Action Comic Maker

ArtisanCam - Activities - Super Action Comic Maker | School Libraries | Scoop.it
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A comic book / comic strip  generator that allows you to print your finished results.

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