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This paper addresses the question: does e-learning require a new approach to teaching and learning?
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eLearning and the pedagogies associated with it are similar to those in a 21st Century classroom, as a 21stC classroom using eLearning as a part of the structure. this document is insight and also very good at linking and explaining the pedagogies of the 21st Century.

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101 iPad Tips & Tricks - GottaBeMobile

101 iPad Tips & Tricks - GottaBeMobile | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

"Use these iPad tips and tricks to do more with your iPad Air, iPad mini and every other iPad running iOS 7.

 

This list of over 100 iPad tips and tricks is broken down by tips to help you get started, use the keyboard better, surf the web on the iPad easier, sync your photos, data and calendars as well as get the most out of your iPad with entertainment apps and services."


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Gerardo Varela's curator insight, June 28, 10:19 AM

101 trucos y tips para iPad

Darleana McHenry's curator insight, June 29, 12:07 AM

I need to learn more about the Ipad before I buy one.Maybe I can check one out from the library and play with it.

Jamie Ruppert's curator insight, July 2, 11:06 AM

This list of over 100 iPad tips and tricks is broken down to help you get the most out of your iPad.

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Using the Google Drive Presentation App

Google Drive has all the office tools, Word Processing, Spreadsheet, even a terrific forms tool. But the one no-one seems to pay any attention to is Presenta...

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I've been using Google Presentation in class and I'm finding it really useful. I love the collaborative nature of the tool, especially since we have only 6 laptops and 2 ipads in the class to use. Students have reflected that it's really useful because they can work on tasks at home if they want to and it's easy to share with team members.

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eko kooistra's curator insight, July 1, 7:06 AM

 

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Pablo Barrios's curator insight, July 1, 2:53 PM

Excelente vídeo con una clara explicación sobre cómo utilizar la Herramienta para Presentaciones de Google Drive. Simple y una alternativa más a lo ya tradicional.

Arlis Groves's curator insight, July 4, 1:56 PM

Why choose Google Drive's Presentation app over Power Point?  No reason, unless you are collaborating on a presentation.  Since more students are working on projects electronically and from different locations, this could be a great tool.

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The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online

The Top 100 Tools to Capture, Edit, Publish and Distribute Video Online | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

The best tools and services to capture, edit, publish and distribute video online.


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What an amazing list! This will take some time to process! 

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ChemaCepeda's curator insight, July 23, 5:34 AM

Buen listado. Ya no hay excusas para producir buenos contenidos de salud

BobbyO's curator insight, July 24, 3:56 AM

Good Curative video stuff.

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, July 29, 9:27 PM

A fantastic list - all categorised and organised for you!

How to save that online video, how to share videos you have made, how to create them... the lists go on!

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Improve Digital Writing Skills with Google Docs

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Improve Digital Writing Skills with Google Docs | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

Would you like to improve your students' writing skills and help them bridge the gap between writing in school and writing in the real world? 

 

Join me and Simple K-12 for a free webinar on June 24th at 3:00 PM EDT to learn how to use Google Docs to thoughtfully incorporate digital writing into the curriculum.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, June 22, 1:28 AM

Webinar for K-12: Google Tools and writing skills. A match made in Palo Alto. 

Gary Harwell's curator insight, June 24, 10:10 PM

The problem in a pre-programmed system of teaching is that you don't have the time or classroom availability to use Google Docs effectively.

Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, June 29, 3:09 AM

English resources - digital literacy

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Comparison of Blogging Services for Teachers

Comparison of Blogging Services for Teachers | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

Comparison of Blogging Services for Teachers...

 


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Frankie Roberts's curator insight, June 13, 4:10 PM

Which one do you use and what do you like/dislike about it?

objectplace's curator insight, June 14, 8:32 AM

legwork done here

Margarita Saucedo's curator insight, June 19, 12:16 PM

Habilidades necesarias, sin lugar a dudas. Escoger la plataforma ayuda

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Free Beautiful Online Survey & Form Builder | Typeform

Free Beautiful Online Survey & Form Builder | Typeform | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

Create awesome online forms with Typeform, the FREE online survey tool that makes asking questions easy, human & beautiful. Sign up now and try it out!


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Miguel Paul Trijaud Calderón's curator insight, June 17, 12:25 AM

Typeform, another great (and free) tool for surveying.

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, June 17, 12:31 PM

Free Beautiful Online Survey & Form Builder/ Typeform

Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 22, 7:35 AM

Thx Nik Peachey! Free online survey tool

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The Ideal Blogger's Workflow for Effectively Curating Online Content

The Ideal Blogger's Workflow for Effectively Curating Online Content | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

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PaolaRicaurte's curator insight, June 19, 8:59 AM

An excellent perspective about blogging as content curation.

Biblio Teca's curator insight, June 20, 10:25 PM

More on CC incorporated with Blogging

 

christa appleton's curator insight, June 25, 3:18 AM

Great visual representation of blogging as curation

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The 7 characteristics of a digitally competent teacher

The 7 characteristics of a digitally competent teacher | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
Being a proper digitally competent teacher is not as simple as picking up an iPhone and tweeting. You need to be a good digital citizen, understand privacy, and more. In an effort to clarify and explain some of the most important characteristics that a digitally competent teacher must have, we whipped up this fun visual. [...]

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Do you have these characteristics? I think I do.

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Vilma Galstaun's curator insight, June 12, 4:34 PM

Some important issues to consider when preparing for becoming ICT literate and competent.

Enrique Robles's curator insight, June 13, 7:36 AM

very very good

Library@NYP's curator insight, June 13, 7:57 AM

The teacher has to be digitally savvy to engage next generation students.

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The Evolution Of Storytelling

The Evolution Of Storytelling | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

Storytelling is an art that has been handed down from one age to the other through oral transmission both vertically as well as horizontally moving from one generation to the other.


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Karine Thonnard's curator insight, April 17, 11:55 AM

add your insight...

 

 
Julie Lindsay's curator insight, June 6, 7:26 PM

Telling a story digitally and verbally is a main component of the @flatconnections conference in Sydney June 18-20 http://flatconnections.com

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Technology for flipping the classroom 2014spring.pdf | ACRL Tips and Trends


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, June 6, 7:13 AM

I'm always drawn to tips and I like to watch for trends. The Flipped classroom is certainly on everyone's mind! 

liblist4u's curator insight, June 12, 6:38 AM

Technologies for flipped classrooms that can also be implemented by academic librarians.

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7 Tenets of Creative Thinking

7 Tenets of Creative Thinking | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

In school, we learn about geniuses and their ideas, but how did they get those ideas? What are the mental processes, attitudes, work habits, behaviors, and beliefs that enable creative geniuses to view the same things as the rest of us, yet see something different?


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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Creativity



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Creativity is something that can be nourished but can it be learned? I'm not able to decide on that yet.

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, June 2, 9:29 PM

We often don't see the creativity in ourselves or in others. Creativity can be learned. Having a growth mindset is a good beginning.

Thanks Allan!

Josie Gibson's curator insight, June 8, 6:24 PM

Some excellent reminders - 'All experiences are neutral...you don't see things are THEY are, you see them as YOU are'.

Sharla Shults's curator insight, June 16, 10:27 AM

Don't let your creative juices run dry! We are all students of life!

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Top Twitter Hashtags for Librarians

Top Twitter Hashtags for Librarians | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
Are you ready to become a tweetbrarian? Twitter is a fantastic tool for engaging with other librarians, monitoring LIS trends and debates in real time, and gathering unfiltered insights and inspira...

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Carissa Davenport's curator insight, May 29, 8:06 AM

Interesting, I don't use twitter nearly as much as I probably should!

Glenda Morris's curator insight, May 30, 1:49 PM

Some important Twitter hashtags for TLS

congerjan's curator insight, May 31, 3:18 PM

Twitter is one of the best places to find out how other librarians are handeling the Common Core in their libraries and classes.

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7 Great Painting and Drawing Apps

7 Great Painting and Drawing Apps | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring painting and drawing apps. More and more artists, from amateurs to pros, are recognizing the value in using tablets and phones to sketch, draw, and paint. These art apps -- our current favorites -- give students the freedom...

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I've used a few of these apps but not all. Need to check the new ones out :)

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The Language of Maps Kids Should Know

The Language of Maps Kids Should Know | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
The vocabulary and concepts of maps kids should learn to enhance their map-skills & geography awareness. Concise definitions with clear illustrations.

 


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Anita Vance's curator insight, June 30, 5:54 AM

This article helps give an early start to map skill implementation - even at the earliest levels.

DTLLS tutor's curator insight, July 1, 2:04 AM

Love this website. Not just this article, but the whole idea. Have a little browse around...

wereldvak's curator insight, July 6, 11:53 AM

De taal van de kaart: welke  woordenschat hebben kinderen nodig om de kaart te kunnen lezen?

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How Tablets Are Powering The Future Of Storytelling

How Tablets Are Powering The Future Of Storytelling | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

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Jeni Mawter's curator insight, June 29, 8:41 PM

Tablets are in the hands of every child and young adult across much of the planet. Children's and young adult storytellers take not.

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, June 29, 10:58 PM

Because one way or another... they are. Sooo, let's see how.

Karen E Smith's curator insight, July 2, 12:46 PM

First drafts from now on are done on my iPad. This is a personal shift.

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How to Use Scratch for Digital Storytelling - graphite

How to Use Scratch for Digital Storytelling - graphite | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

"Digital storytelling involves combining digital media (images, voice narration, music, text, or motion) to tell a story. Over the past few years, digital storytelling has become an increasingly popular and effective way for students to meet a range of learning goals in the classroom. Scratch, a programming project from the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab, might be an unexpected tool for digital storytelling. But using Scratch to tell a story is a “twofer”: Students practice important ELA skills and at the same time use computational thinking."

 


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Marianne Hart's curator insight, May 22, 4:22 AM

Students love to learn with Scratch!!

Annelie Medoc's curator insight, May 24, 10:12 AM

Använd scratch till digitalt berättande. Verkar kul.

Michèle Drechsler's curator insight, July 23, 12:32 PM

Le logiciel Scratch permet de combiner les médias et les productions sont multimodales (sons, images, textes...).  Il peut être utilisé dès l'école maternelle pour développer des compétences à l'oral. Les activités de programmation permettent de développer des compétences dans le domaine de l'informatique. Les élèves du primaire, comprennent la nécessité de prévoir et d'exécuter un programme pour transmettre un message à destinataire.


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What Is The Ideal Length Of A Tweet (And Other Communications)? - Edudemic

What Is The Ideal Length Of A Tweet (And Other Communications)? - Edudemic | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

"There are so many ways that teachers are using social media –  both in the classroom and for their own professional development. From Instagram   and Facebook in the classroom to Twitter lists and hashtags for their PLN, there are so many social networks and so much content to choose from when you’re looking. You know that whether you’re browsing through your Twitter feed or searching on Pinterest, there are certain things that catch your eye and other things that blend into the background. You pick and choose what looks interesting to you.

 

When you’re the creator of the content, however – either for professional use with other teachers or for student’s consumption – you need to be concerned with getting your message out there in a way that ensures it isn’t the content that is blending into the background. The handy infographic below takes a look at the ideal length for all of your social media postings.  Keep reading to learn more!"


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Michael MacNeil's curator insight, June 23, 5:41 AM

Teachers, lawyers, Doctors, Sports professionals, broadcasters, retired folk, businessmen, people who like to play with their mobile phones..  Everyone needs to know how to tweet well.  Explain that to your 90 year old grandmother!

Tom Cockburn's curator insight, June 24, 2:49 AM

Of course some types of tweets are best left unposted whatever size they are

Chris Eller's curator insight, June 24, 10:44 AM

This is a topic I, personally, have been wrestling with recently. If you look at many of the forms of communication listed in the infographic, the common denominator is how short our attention span is when consuming online information.


For example, 


  • Video - 3 to 3.5 minutes
  • Presentation (sermon?) - 18 minutes
  • Podcast - 22 minutes
  • Headline - 60 characters


Based on my own informal research at First Family Church, I would have to agree with the the overall consensus of these findings. A common complaint I receive in our Small Group Curriculum Evaluations is that we provide too much information. Consequently, I am looking for ways to break our teaching into even smaller chunks and develop teaching helps (e.g. handouts) that are available by clicking a link rather than including in the formal lesson.


From a church perspective, would it be too frightening to try and evaluate how engaged people are during a 40 to 50 minute sermon? A very informal indication could be how many people are using their phones or mobile devices during a sermon. Yes, they have their Bible on their device, and it is likely they are referring to the digital Bible occasionally, but if someone is staring intently at their phone or tablet for an extended period of time during the sermon, odds are good they have transitioned to something else and are focused on the content on their device rather than actively listening to the sermon.


If you have the courage, try and see how many in your church this Sunday are staring at their mobile devices rather than actively listening to your sermon.


What are your thoughts? Will the church need to adjust its centuries-old method of teaching as the attention span of church attenders shrinks?

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iPad Bingo Card with Great iPad Apps and Activities to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad Bingo Card with Great iPad Apps and Activities to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

"Today I am sharing with you an iPad Bingo card created by iPad Bingo. This card is available for free download from this page. iPad Bingo card is a chart that features 6 iPad apps and with each of these apps is attached a set of activities to be achieved through the use of that app. These activities are divided into three levels with different layers of difficulty."


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Shawn Galvin's curator insight, June 16, 6:00 AM

Free or low cost apps

A/Prof Jon Willis's curator insight, June 16, 4:12 PM

Although this is a relatively trivial example, the idea of a Bingo approach to skills building is an interesting one - at UQ we're using a passport as part of engagement processes with Aboriginal school students visiting the university. For every activity they participate in, there is a unique stamp for their passport. The bingo card idea is similar so that across a semester, students fill up their bingo card with activities that build their skills in a range of domains, or across a range of technologies or tools.

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New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

"The power of Twitter resides in the kind of connections and networks it allows you to make.Twitter is by far the social networking platform that teachers and educators populate the most. As such, creating a personal/professional learning network comprising kindred others is as easy as participating in the weekly educational chats organized on Twitter (#edchat as an example). These meet-ups enable you  to meet and connect with teachers from all around the globe. They also introduce you to a treasure trove of information, resources, links, tips, and learning experiences that can be leveraged for your own purposes."


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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, June 19, 6:17 AM

Love this!

 

maralma's curator insight, June 19, 6:24 PM

Useful tools!

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 20, 3:33 AM

Quick, simple....easy to take on board.

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CristinaSkyBox: Sites For Educators

CristinaSkyBox: Sites For Educators | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

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Betina Astride's comment, July 15, 2013 5:16 AM
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Katie Frank's curator insight, August 25, 2013 8:01 AM

Fantastic resource!

Lori Wilk's curator insight, December 27, 2013 9:12 AM

I like this quote. New sites have been launched since this article was written but it's a good starting point in your research  of  educational sites to explore.

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Social Media in 21st Century Education - Total Education

Social Media in 21st Century Education - Total Education | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

In this digital age, social media and digital tools make up the way of interaction in the lives of digital natives.


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A very good read. Any teacher in the 21st Century should have a sound understanding of social media and how it works. 

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Tarja Nurmi's curator insight, May 14, 11:42 PM

This has illuminating content and arguments why social media could help teaching difficult contents.  The most important seems to be sharing a challenging topic,  and getting support from groupmates and techer when trying to process the topic under discussion and teaching. Short comments written in social media prepares students for produce entire picture at the end. Great!

Acharya Narmaada K.R.Das's curator insight, May 15, 2:09 AM
There is Plus & Mines .So let us take to the Positive aspect of the digital age / Era & enjoy the best of Education.
Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, May 15, 7:36 PM

Medios de Comunicación Social.

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Free Technology for Teachers: 30,000+ Images of Art and Artifacts to Download and Re-use for Free

Free Technology for Teachers: 30,000+ Images of Art and Artifacts to Download and Re-use for Free | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
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Fantastic!! This is an excellent resources.

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The Learning and Thinking Skills of The 21st Century Students | Infographic

The Learning and Thinking Skills of The 21st Century Students | Infographic | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it

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Fantastic!

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Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, June 8, 10:38 PM

 

Thank you for sharing.

....The visual is free for anyone to use and download provided that you do not charge people for it and you credit back Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. Enjoy...

 

Sana Sakale's curator insight, June 8, 10:50 PM

Learning and Thinking Skills of the 21st Century Learners

Claudine Provencher's curator insight, June 11, 1:41 AM

Creative and effective way to see how different kinds of literacy combine together.

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All The Resources Teachers Need to Start Using Edmodo in Class

All The Resources Teachers Need to Start Using Edmodo in Class | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
May 29, 2014
Edmodo is one of my favourite free learning platforms that I have been recommending for teachers and students over the last couple of years. The potential of Edmodo in education is huge...

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I like Edmodo as a tool for younger students but I'm not sure I want to introduce this into my classroom at the moment. I'm happy with how my learners are interacting and progressing in the online world. 

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Scott Holcomb's curator insight, May 30, 8:57 AM

Edmodo- a Teacher's BFF!

Lisa Purvin Oliner's curator insight, May 30, 9:26 AM

With this link, you will have everything you need to know about the platform. 

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Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online

Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online | Teaching Tools Today | Scoop.it
  Introduction This is the launch page for the pages here at Gizmo's Tech Support Alert that list sites with free ebooks and audiobooks. There are 3 pages that separate sites on the format of the ebooks, Kindle, ePub and Online reading.

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This is well worth a look. I need to check through to see what might be useful for school. This may take a while!

 

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Sharla Shults's curator insight, May 27, 2013 1:45 PM

Who doesn't love freebies! Best of the best...BOOKS!

Israel Herrera's comment, May 29, 2013 5:32 PM
q bueno