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textivate.com

Textivate allows you to automatically generate a range of interactive browser-based activities based on any text of up to 500 words.

 

Simply brilliant!!!!  REAL Time saver when preparing different tasks with texts

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Nieves Lorenzo's comment, April 19, 2013 7:06 AM
Very useful for all languages teachers.
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yappr!

yappr! | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Create Quizzes and Flashcards using Videos and pictures to study, learn, or teach anything - Free!

 

AMAZING!!!

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Awesome Screenshot - Capture, Annotate and Share

Awesome Screenshot - Capture, Annotate and Share | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

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Hyperlapse from Instagram

Hyperlapse from Instagram | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Get Hyperlapse from Instagram on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Yes, in the classroom too!

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, August 27, 12:46 PM

"When you shoot a time lapse video with Hyperlapse, your footage will be instantly stabilized to smooth out the bumps from the road and give it a cinematic feeling. Capture an entire sunrise in 10 seconds—even from the back of a moving motorcycle. Walk through the crowds at an all-day music festival, then distill it into a 30 second spot. Capture your bumpy trail run and share your 5k in 5 seconds.

Features:

* Shoot handheld time lapse videos in motion— while you're walking, running, jumping or falling.
* Smooth out your video for cinematic quality with automatic stabilization. 
* Speed up your hyperlapse to be up to 12 times the speed.
* Share your videos seamlessly on Instagram and Facebook or save them to your camera roll to share anywhere, anytime.
* Start filming immediately with a simple design that gets out of the way of your creativity
* Download and start capturing. No sign up or account required."

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"What Did You Call Me?" – How to Remember Students’ Names

"What Did You Call Me?" – How to Remember Students’ Names | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Blogger Todd Finley shares techniques on how to remember students' names.
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CLIL Teacher Magazine | Educación Infantil Prim...

CLIL Teacher Magazine | Educación Infantil Prim... | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Welcome to the CLIL Teacher Magazine! Become part of the onestopclil community and keep up to date with the latest news, reviews and events in the CLIL calendar. Connect with your colleages and read about CLIL experiences from around the ...
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Loose Leaves - Home

Loose Leaves - Home | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

to write anything you want , with pictures or colours , no need of registration or signing up make a new leaf!!

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Dvolver Moviemaker

Dvolver Moviemaker | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Dvolver Moviemaker. Make digital movies online.
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Free and no register needed . Intuitive for everybody.

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GroupMe | Group text messaging with GroupMe

GroupMe | Group text messaging with GroupMe | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

It's like a private chat room for your small group. Have as many as you want, and it's always free. Now, you can coordinate with coworkers, organize a game night, and keep in touch with family all in the same place.


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Safe backchanelling or messaging with/for teachers and students on the go

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, May 12, 10:33 AM

This could be a really useful tool for creating a back channel.

Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 22, 7:26 AM

Thx to Nik Peachey! Easy GroupTexts

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Write and Improve: An Online writing helper

Write and Improve: An Online writing helper | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Writing is probably the most difficult area for learners to improve on by themselves.  Writing demands an audience and if you have no-one to tell you how successful your efforts are - or not - then...
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ENGAMES

ENGAMES | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
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Fabulous!! Games to learn and practise diferent aspects ofEnglish.                          

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Fabulous!! Games to learn and practise diferent aspects of English.
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Test your vocab - How many words do you know?

Test your vocab - How many words do you know? | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Take this quick scientific quiz to determine the size of your English vocabulary.
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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Creating social phrasebooks with Phraseum

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: Creating social phrasebooks with Phraseum | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
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Great tool for lovers of quotes and for working with students

 

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Ten ideas for mobile learning | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

Ten ideas for mobile learning | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

Looking ahead to Gavin Dudeney's seminar, here are 10 (simple) ideas for mobile learning: http://t.co/UsMpqGOq #efl #esl #elt #mlearning...


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Carmen Arias 's comment, March 4, 1:08 PM
Thanks to you for sharing Marga!
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Thanks to you for sharing Marga!
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Avatar Creators - Web tools for kids

Avatar Creators - Web tools for kids | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

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Students love creating their own avatars. Let´s practise with some of  these tools

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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, March 17, 9:04 PM

Always looking for good avatar creators for students to use on their edmodo accounts. 

Profesor Mills's comment, March 20, 3:33 PM
Most of these link to advertisements for commercial brands or websites that no longer exist
john dimitriou's curator insight, March 26, 3:58 AM

Asking students to create or identify themselves through an avatar to explain how something works or how it is made allows students to package information in a way that it helps them to unpack knowledge. Becoming personally and emotionally invested helps to engage learners. They take ownership.

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
In social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content. But there's one question we get asked quite often: Where can you find free, good quality images that are cleared to use for your blog posts or social media content?...

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More free images sources

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FREE Original CLIPART for Kids, Teachers, Parents, WebPages - created by a professional artist

FREE Original CLIPART for Kids, Teachers,  Parents, WebPages - created by a professional artist | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it

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Looking for something creative and original?

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What Resources Can Students Use to Find Education Info? - ESL Articles | EFL Articles | TEFL Articles | TESOL articles | English Teaching Information

What Resources Can Students Use to Find Education Info? - ESL Articles | EFL Articles | TEFL Articles | TESOL articles | English Teaching Information | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
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A Wonderful Visual On The Lesson Planning Process

A Wonderful Visual On The Lesson Planning Process | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
June 4, 2014
I just learned about this awesome visual from Edudemic and want to share with those of you who haven't seen it yet. The visual below  dissects  the process of lesson planning...

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Language Games – Macmillan Dictionary

Our interactive language games are intended to improve language skills and help English language learners.
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Having fun while revising irregular verbs today!
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How To Set Your Story Free

How To Set Your Story Free | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Created with Haiku Deck

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Love Haiku Deck and the idea it implies... Less is More

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Carmen Arias 's comment, January 17, 2013 10:07 AM
Love Haiku Deck and the idea it implies... Less is More
Ana Cristina Pratas's comment, January 17, 2013 9:42 PM
Hi Carmen, absolutely! And it is great for learners who will talk to audience instead of reading a script on their slides.
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Paper for the web | Padlet

Paper for the web | Padlet | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
The simplest way to create. From any device, with anyone
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A good tool for anything, including collaborative writing

 

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Perfect English Grammar

Perfect English Grammar | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Lots of free explanations and exercises to help you perfect your English grammar.
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Telescopic Text

An extension of telescopictext.com, providing tools for writing expanding narratives, and a collection of texts
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Exactly what I need for my students to enhance writing! Expanding texts is a very helpful tool to enrich any kind of text, giving the student a neat vision of the expansion of thier writing. Great discovery via Mr. Adam Simpson aka @yearinthelifeof . Thanks!

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BBC - KS3 Bitesize Games - Whack Attack : Game

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A Key Stage 3 revision game for Maths, Science and English.
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Great fun and learning for intermediate-advanced students CLIL or not CLIL.
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Carmen Arias 's curator insight, March 24, 5:08 AM

Great fun and learning for intermediate-advanced students CLIL or not CLIL.

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30 Tips to Leverage The Power of YouTube in Your Teaching ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30 Tips to Leverage The Power of YouTube in Your Teaching ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
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Really helpful !!

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Partners in Learning

Partners in Learning | Tools for  Teaching | Scoop.it
Join the worldwide community of educators who are passionate about ensuring learners are prepared to thrive in the global economy.
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Worldwide community of teachers.

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