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Free Visual QR Code Generator | Custom QR Code Design | Visualead

Free Visual QR Code Generator | Custom QR Code Design | Visualead | therobharrison | Scoop.it
Generate Visual QR Codes in less than a minute & Double Your Scans. Create Attractive & Intuitive QR Codes. Make Your Visual QR Code Today!
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Upload an image, generate a QR code and Visualead will merge the two together!

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Plagiarism Checker - Free Online Plagiarism Detection

Free plagiarism checker for avoiding plagiarism, best anti plagiarism detection tool for detecting plagiarism online.
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Youtube MP3 Converter

"YouTube-mp3.org is the easiest online service for converting videos to mp3. You do not need an account, the only thing you need is a YouTube URL. We will start to convert the audiotrack of your videofile to mp3 as soon as you have submitted it and you will be able to download it. Different from other services the whole conversion process will be perfomed by our infrastructure and you only have to download the audio file from our servers. Because of this our software is platform-independent: You can use it with your Mac, a Linux PC or even an iPhone. All our conversions will be perfomed in high quality mode with a bitrate of at least 128 kBit/s."

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7BillionWorld.com - 7 billion people on 1 page

7BillionWorld.com - 7 billion people on 1 page | therobharrison | Scoop.it
7 billion people on 1 page
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Sejda: merge, split, and manipulate pdf files.

All web based.

 

Merge, split, combine, extract, encrypt and convert any PDF file.

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Educational Search Engine - Youtubeless!

Educational Search Engine - Youtubeless! | therobharrison | Scoop.it
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If you have problems accessing Youtube in schools this is perfect. Allows you to search for videos without finding any that Youtube host.

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TalkTyper - Speech Recognition in a Browser

TalkTyper - Speech Recognition in a Browser | therobharrison | Scoop.it
An easy to use web app that gives you free speech to text dictation in a browser.
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Speak directly into it or type/copy some text in and it will read back.

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ProProfs - Create and embed puzzles/brain games

ProProfs - Create and embed puzzles/brain games | therobharrison | Scoop.it

Create & share games on ProProfs or on your own blog, website or social network

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You can create and embed crosswords or wordsearches to your blog etc. Could be useful.

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STUDYBLUE | Make online flashcards & notes.

STUDYBLUE | Make online flashcards & notes. | therobharrison | Scoop.it
StudyBlue is your online home to store lecture notes and make flashcards. Study online and on your phone for effective, productive learning. Free.

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gideonwilliams's curator insight, June 28, 2013 2:34 PM

Free Flash card creator that you can view on your phone. Does range of quizzes and you can upload your own pictures.

 

Download the app for iphone, android use. Looks really positive!

Robert Sims's curator insight, July 9, 2013 6:15 AM

Make fact learning easy and fun with StudyBlue!

 

Ellie Mai Livingstone's comment, September 16, 2013 4:23 AM
wow, that looks cool :)
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Piktochart: Infographic and Presentation Tool

Piktochart: Infographic and Presentation Tool | therobharrison | Scoop.it
Information graphics - how do you create infographics without any design knowledge? Piktochart is an easy infographic tool/creator/maker/designer that requires very little effort
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Tag Galaxy

Tag Galaxy | therobharrison | Scoop.it

Search for any tag and Tag Galaxy will search through Flickr and bring up interactive images shown in a galaxy format!

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Quietube | Video without the distractions | Youtube, Viddler, Vimeo and more

To watch web videos without the comments and adverts, just drag the button below to your browser's bookmarks bar. On any of the supported video pages, click the bookmark button to watch in peace.

 

You can then make short URLs too, to send the quietube version to your friends. Easy as.

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Isle of Tune

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Create musical journeys from street layouts. Roadside elements are your instruments and cars are the players. Share your island for others to play and vote on!

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Good fun with a bit of creativity thrown in!

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Free Online PDF Editor

Free Online PDF Editor | therobharrison | Scoop.it

This free web 2.0 tool allows you to upload a PDF file online and then use annotation tools to add comments, highlight areas, or draw on. You can then embed, or download.

 

Perfect for uploading as an assignments.

 

This is perfect for many reasons and occasions. Asking students to comment on essays, for you to comment on a student’s essay, or straight peer assessment.


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This is just brilliant!

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gideonwilliams's curator insight, June 12, 2013 3:36 PM

A tool to rival Crocodoc! Thanks to Helen Bound

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Robert Sims's curator insight, June 14, 2013 5:22 AM

PDF documents are becoming more prevalent all the time.  This is a great tool to help manage those!

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QuizBean | Quickly Create Online Quizzes For Free

QuizBean | Quickly Create Online Quizzes For Free | therobharrison | Scoop.it
QuizBean is the easiest way to create and share online quizzes with your friends. It's totally free, so what are you waiting for? Make your first quiz!
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Very easy to use and free! Create quizzes, assess and manage by class.

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Quizlet - find or create what you need to learn

Quizlet - find or create what you need to learn | therobharrison | Scoop.it
We make simple learning tools that let you study anything, for free.
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Very easy, lots of educators sharing resources and tools they have created.

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Worldometers - real time world statistics

Worldometers - real time world statistics | therobharrison | Scoop.it
Live world statistics on population, government and economics, society and media, environment, food, water, energy and health.
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MapFab: Edit Google Maps and share

Uses Google Maps and lets you edit with lines, text, images etc. You can then save and share the map.

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Roadtrippers | Road Trip Planner | Route Planning

Roadtrippers | Road Trip Planner | Route Planning | therobharrison | Scoop.it
The Roadtrippers road trip planner helps you discover, book, and create travel itineraries of the best places and experiences along the way.
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Plan a trip, include food stops etc. Not sure if it has any relevance in the classroom but could be useful.

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Sparkol VideoScribe

Sparkol VideoScribe | therobharrison | Scoop.it

"VideoScribe gives you the tools to explain, market and explore your product or service quickly and easily in a unique and engaging way

 

From school teachers, lecturers through to e-learning companies, the power of VideoScribe gives you the ability to explain concepts, illustrate talks and engage an audience in a new and incredible way. With the added benefit of educational discounts, not only can you create training materials quicker and easier than ever, you can also enjoy outstanding value."

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Create an engaging animated video. Good fun!

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Duolingo | Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian and English for free

Duolingo | Learn Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian and English for free | therobharrison | Scoop.it

Duolingo is changing the way people learn languages.

 

With Duolingo, you learn a language completely free, without ads or hidden charges. You have fun while you learn, leveling up and competing with friends. You have the opportunity to translate real-world texts in the language you are learning, and in doing so, help us translate the Web into other languages.

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Free Visual QR Code Generator | Custom QR Code Design | Visualead

Free Visual QR Code Generator | Custom QR Code Design | Visualead | therobharrison | Scoop.it
Generate Visual QR Codes in less than a minute & Double Your Scans. Create Attractive & Intuitive QR Codes. Make Your Visual QR Code Today!
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Upload an image, generate a QR code and Visualead will merge the two together!

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Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am

Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am | therobharrison | Scoop.it
Create infographics and interactive online charts. It's free and super-easy! Follow other users and discover amazing data stories!
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Create fanatastic looking infographics in a flash.

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CleVR

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You can create stunning panoramas and turn them into interactive virtual tours. If you haven't tried making panoramas before, this is the place to start. If you have, you should find this the easiest and best way of making them.

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An easy way to turn a panaramic photo into an interactive virtual tour.

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instaGrok | Research, Customize, and Share

instaGrok | Research, Customize, and Share | therobharrison | Scoop.it

InstaGrok presents each topic as an interactive visual interface, allowing the user to quickly grasp important concepts, key facts and relationships

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Interactive way of searching from traditional search engines.

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Fake iPhone Text

Fake iPhone Text | therobharrison | Scoop.it

Write the conversation and then press Create to recreate an iphone text conversation. 

 

Only issue is that you will need to pritnscreen it to save as an image although you could send the temporary webpage that it creates

 

Bound to have some good uses somewhere


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Ellie Mai Livingstone's comment, September 16, 2013 4:46 AM
soz, can't copy and paste email me Y13LivingstoneE for it if u wanna c it
Ellie Mai Livingstone's comment, September 16, 2013 4:57 AM
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Susan's curator insight, September 27, 2013 5:34 AM

I could see this being useful with students.  They could create conversations and display them as text just as they are used to doing hundreds of times each day!  Only in English!!