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Free Virtual Visit to The World's Wonders

Free Virtual Visit to The World's Wonders | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it

World Wonders Project is an awesome website created by Google using Street View technology to bring to life the wonders of  both the ancient and modern world. http://www.google.com/intl/en/culturalinstitute/worldwonders/


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Better learning can be leveraged through using images to activate or build schema, encourage emotional responses, facilitate story-telling and other activities, and more.
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Best Places to Find Free Images Online

Best Places to Find Free Images Online | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
If you are frequently sharing images online it’s essential to have a list of go-to websites where you can quickly and effectively find free images. Here's my 16 best!

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stickner's curator insight, April 13, 7:26 PM

Also don't forget the ecellent Britannica ImageQuest via the library here.

Bart van Maanen's curator insight, April 14, 8:24 AM

Op zoek naar beeld voor je website of presentatie? Hier is een overzicht van gratis beeldbronnen. #beeld # #foto #gratis

LaraBadioli's curator insight, April 16, 9:24 AM

Post generoso! - Generous post!

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Vintage - Public Domain Images

Vintage - Public Domain Images | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
We have thousands of public domain images, which means they are license free and royalty free and you can download all of them right now!

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Aulde de B's curator insight, February 3, 5:25 PM

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Stock photos that don’t suck

Stock photos that don’t suck | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
A list of places to find the best free stock photos
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What are some high-quality photographs of human emotions?

What are some high-quality photographs of human emotions? | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it

A great collection of pictures showing human emotions. Amazing!

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Portraits of People Seeing Their Younger Self in a Mirror

Portraits of People Seeing Their Younger Self in a Mirror | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
  Tom Hussey is an award-winning lifestyle advertising photographer based in Dallas, Texas. In a series entitled Reflections, Hussey shows a series of elderly people looking in a mirror at the...

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Create An Interactive, Label-Based Image Quiz!

Create An Interactive, Label-Based Image Quiz! | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
Thanks to Larry Ferlazzo for sharing this resource! ImageQuiz is a fantastic new website that lets users create image-based quizzes with ease. Just upload your image, choose a title, and begin tagg...

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Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, October 8, 2013 4:03 AM

An interesting tool with good teaching potential

Susan's curator insight, October 8, 2013 4:21 AM

Pour faire des images avec le vocabulaire en français!

Ramon Pavia's curator insight, October 8, 2013 4:44 AM

Upsss! Another digital toy. Seems to be use useful for proactive techno-teachers

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40 Photo-Illustrated Questions to Refocus Your Mind

40 Photo-Illustrated Questions to Refocus Your Mind | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
Practical Tips for Productive Living

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Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am

Create infographics & online charts | infogr.am | Visual Learning for EFL | 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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Rob Harrison's curator insight, July 8, 2013 3:25 AM

Create fanatastic looking infographics in a flash.

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The 50 Most Perfectly Timed Photos Ever

The 50 Most Perfectly Timed Photos Ever | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
  By Internet standards, a perfectly timed photo occurs when two of the following three conditions are met: 1. Perfect Place 2. Perfect Time 3. Perfect Angle Sometimes the holy trinity of perf...
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50 ways to use images in class

50 ways to use images in class | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
 
50 Ways To Use Images
           In The ELT Classroom                 
 
“Where words are restrained, the eyes talk a great deal.”
 – Samuel Richardson
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Rosa Diaz Bazan's comment, July 26, 2013 8:35 PM
This sites are wonderful an fun for our students. Thanks.
English Escola Splai's comment, July 29, 2013 4:17 AM
Fantastic Advices and resources ! Thanks
Teresa Carvalho's comment, August 6, 2013 5:19 PM
Thanks for sharing. These are wonderful tools.
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Fifteen Fantastic Sources For Free Art and Images For Your #MOOC Projects

Fifteen Fantastic Sources For Free Art and Images For Your #MOOC Projects | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
One common MOOC assignment is to create a digital artifact that will send you hunting for sources of free art or other images. Here are 15 places to get started.

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Arnie Rotenberg's comment, June 8, 2013 8:42 PM
A fun & incredible site with many uses in the classroom or just to enjoy. Thanks for sharing
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FunPhotoBox - Best Photo Effects and Gif Animations. Photo Fun Online. Create funny pictures.

FunPhotoBox - Best Photo Effects and Gif Animations. Photo Fun Online. Create funny pictures. | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it

FunPhotoBox is a free online photo editor to create funny photos and gif animations. Photo fun online. Select from hundreds of funny photo effects, e-cards, face effects.


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Young market traders (lower level) | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

Young market traders (lower level) | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
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Complete lesson plans for using images in the EFL classroom--worksheets, teacher notes, and images. Different lesson plans for different levels. 

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Use the “Vanishing Spell” in PowerPoint

Use the “Vanishing Spell” in PowerPoint | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it

...Speaking of the spell, do you remember the scene when Harry wished he knew a good Vanishing Spell to escape his fan Colin’s photograph-clicking spree? Or the time when Bill Weasley used this incantation to make a stack of scrolls disappear while cleaning up after a meeting of the Order of the Phoenix during Harry's first night at number twelve, Grimmauld Place?


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Judih Weinstein Haggai's curator insight, March 12, 11:49 PM

a cool trick. easy to use.

Lee Hall's curator insight, March 13, 4:05 PM

Great attention grabber for your presentation.

Lon Naylor's curator insight, March 24, 6:53 PM

Interesting animation using one of the "legacy" effects we tend to forget about...

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Five Time-Saving PowerPoint Tips

A powerful presentation can make or break your meeting. Don't wing it; learn these must-know Powerpoint tips in just minutes from the experts at lynda.com. Chec

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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, February 10, 11:28 PM

Can there be more to learn about Power Point? 

Don Karp's curator insight, February 11, 12:41 AM

Very comprehensive with YouTubes for each

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, February 12, 7:05 AM

Very helpful!

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Children Learning English Affectively: Using Young Learners' Pictures while Learning English

Children Learning English Affectively: Using Young Learners' Pictures while Learning English | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
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EDUCATION - Public Domain clip art at WPClipart

EDUCATION - Public Domain clip art at WPClipart | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
THUMBNAIL PAGE: education section of WPClipart, quality Public Domain pictures and art edited to print well for school work, royalty free for personal as well as commercial applications.

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8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic]

8 Types Of Infographics & Which One To Use When [Infographic] | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
This visual presentation shows you the 8 types of infographics, and which one is the most effective to use depending on the content you are developing.

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David Baker's curator insight, October 29, 2013 5:48 PM

Selecting the correct type of format greatly increases effectiveness of content.  THis is similar to helping students learn to write for audience and purpose.

Deborah Owen's curator insight, November 1, 2013 9:54 AM

Good to know about.

John O'Connor's curator insight, March 19, 8:47 AM

info graphics are something that I really want to develop more skills in.

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How to Record Your Desktop with VLC

How to Record Your Desktop with VLC | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
VLC is full of powerful features, including the ability to record your desktop. VLC is great for quick captures, although it doesn’t necessarily have the more advanced features of a dedicated screencasting application.

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Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, October 10, 2013 4:08 PM

Ik zet 'm nu even bij innovatief. Opde ELO zetten om de 1e jaars te laten zien hoe ze een filmpje van hun eigen werk kunnen maken.

jgiraudeau's curator insight, October 13, 2013 10:55 AM

une alternative bien pratique 

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, December 9, 2013 1:16 AM

Create quick screencasts using VLC. 

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24 basics to know if you use Microsoft PowerPoint

24 basics to know if you use Microsoft PowerPoint | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
Did you know you can broadcast your slides over the web, or use your mouse as a laser pointer? Here are 24 handy tips for using PowerPoint.

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Mack James's curator insight, November 15, 2013 5:23 AM

always great to know more of what you use daily in the classroom

Ali Anani's curator insight, February 19, 12:18 AM

Powerpoint tips, which are more than tips on the iceberg

Ali Anani's curator insight, February 19, 12:19 AM

Powerpoint tips, which are more than tips on the iceberg

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Piktochart: Infographic and Presentation Tool

Piktochart: Infographic and Presentation Tool | Visual Learning for EFL | 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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Viz - The quickest way to create simple charts

Viz - The quickest way to create simple charts | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it

Viz is the first iOS App that lets you create simple graph charts instantly


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Dean J. Fusto's comment, August 31, 2013 10:18 PM
Thanks for the scoop. I am eager to test Viz. -Dean
Dan Ferreira's comment, August 31, 2013 10:56 PM
It's pretty simple...maybe too simple
موسى ابو عوكل's curator insight, November 28, 2013 5:14 AM

שלומי הוא מקום שאני לא יודע איפה הוא לכן אני רוצה עזרה ממכם

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BACK TO THE FUTURE

Documentary on Argentinian artist Irina Werning whose Back to the Future project went viral on the internet, made using footage from Irina's personal archive of…
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Take an old picture and recreate it. This documentary explains how one artist does it. Could be a great project for students. Lesson plan here: http://film-english.com/2013/06/24/back-to-the-future/

Similar to Dear Photograph

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Unsplash - Free 10 New Photos every 10 Days

Unsplash - Free 10 New Photos every 10 Days | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
Free (do whatever you want) hi-resolution photos for your website. 10 new photos every 10 days....

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David Rumsey Historical Map Collection

David Rumsey Historical Map Collection | Visual Learning for EFL | Scoop.it
Welcome to the David Rumsey Map Collection Database and Blog. The Map Database has many viewers and the Blog has numerous categories. The historical map coll...

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