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Barcelona

Barcelona | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
This EFL lesson plan is designed around a time-lapse short film about Barcelona by Rob Whitworth and the theme of sightseeing. Students plan a sightseeing weekend, plan a time-lapse film about thei...
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An excellent lesson plan on beautiful Barcelona!  Wow, what an amazing short film to show and talk about with your students.  Quite impressive!

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Welcome to Storyboard That – The FREE online storyboard creator for schools and businesses.

Welcome to Storyboard That – The FREE online storyboard creator for schools and businesses. | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Storyboard That is a cutting edge HTML 5, Web 2.0 tool for rapidly creating amazing storyboards, no art skills needed. Great for business meetings and in the classroom for students to express their creativity.

Via Glenda Gregory
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Anneline Dintilhac's curator insight, July 13, 1:01 AM

Outil de création de Storyboard. Limité comme outil pro d'ingénierie pédagogique e-learning mais beaucoup d'usages détournés pour la classe ou la présentation au demandeur.

Susan's curator insight, July 24, 12:45 AM

Créer des histoires avec STORYBOARD THAT. Une bonne manière d'integrer l'écriture simple en français

Casey Echelmeier's curator insight, August 10, 5:39 PM

free storyboard tool to help organize thoughts

 

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How-To: ParticiPoll free audience polling for PowerPoint

How-To: ParticiPoll free audience polling for PowerPoint | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Free audience polling add-in for PowerPoint that uses audience members' mobile devices for voting and displays results live in your slides
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Create polls and insert them directly into your Powerpoint, getting instant results as you go through your presentation.  If you are still keen on using PP, this looks pretty neat!

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Excellent TED Ed Talks to Improve Students Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent TED Ed Talks to Improve Students Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
RT @Mapartapa: Excellent TED Ed Talks to Improve Students Writing ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/jU0wXOmAJH vía @…
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Cute videos for your students to help them with their WRITING. 

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Helen Rowling's curator insight, June 10, 3:03 PM

Literacy using animations…a fun way to learn...

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Wearable Technology in the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

Wearable Technology in the Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
“ The Wearable Technology in the Classroom Infographic breaks down the impact of wearable technology in the classroom and shows how you could begin taking advantage.”
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Consultants-E's curator insight, May 18, 5:01 AM

Some interesting thoughts about possible uses for wearables...

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Educators Are Doin' It For Themselves: Creating Their Own Professional Development

Educators Are Doin' It For Themselves: Creating Their Own Professional Development | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
“Educators are creating their own professional development opportunities on their own time without compensation, acknowledgement, nor credit. With so many great resources on the web, teachers are re...”Learn more:- https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/01/23/is-your-professional-development-up-to-date/
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Pen.io - Publish a Beautiful Blog Post

Pen.io - Publish a Beautiful Blog Post | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
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Via Nik Peachey
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Very quick and handy. I have used this.
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Sankoré - _0

Sankoré - _0 | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
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A whiteboard lesson with Sankoré.  Works on any whiteboard if you install open-sankoré software.  Can be used over a period of many classes; songs, links, etc... For young learners! #efl #esl #opensankore #edtech

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Do’s and Don’ts for Flipping Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Do’s and Don’ts for Flipping Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Not all institutions are fortunate enough to have best quality of effective interaction between tutors and students. This makes way for our edtech insight on “flipped classroom” - The Do's and Don’ts for flipping the classroom.

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51 Interesting Ways to use QR Codes to Support Learning

"Hopefully this Interesting Ways resource for QR (Quick Response) Codes will spark some ways you can use them to support learning. As with all the resources please share with your colleagues and consider adding your own ideas to continue to develop them"


Via Mary Clark, gwynethjones, Petra Pollum
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Mary Clark's curator insight, March 26, 11:03 AM

Some useful tips from Down Under! 

gwynethjones's curator insight, March 29, 7:10 AM

Woot! LOVE Me some QR Codes!

Sue Osborne's curator insight, April 1, 4:21 PM

Hoping to use some of these in the library.

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20 collaborative Google Apps activities for schools

20 collaborative Google Apps activities for schools | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Google Apps are collaborative, which makes them highly powerful. They offer opportunities for students to engage unlike ever before. Here are 20 ideas.

Via Ana Cristina Pratas
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Let's take advantage of Google!

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gwynethjones's curator insight, March 29, 7:01 AM

GAfE Baby!

WEAC's curator insight, March 31, 7:15 AM

There are some great tips here for using Google Apps in your classroom. For example:  #13. Mystery Hangouts. Using Hangouts – Google’s video chat service — classes from different parts of the country or the world can play this “guess where we are” game. 

Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, April 2, 3:31 PM

Teaching with technology - using Google Apps

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New: Enhance Your Google Drive with These Wonderful Add-ons ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New: Enhance Your Google Drive with These Wonderful Add-ons ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it

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Using cell phones in the classroom when computers are not available (by Fabiana Casella)

Using cell phones in the classroom when computers are not available (by Fabiana Casella) | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Everybody is talking about 21st Century skills and preparing students for a whole different world. The truth is that our students have become digital and there are a whole lot of educators around t...

Via David Mainwood / EFL SMARTblog
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A nice read.  Thanks for that!

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Taught It

Taught It | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Taught It is the easiest way for teachers to share. Share resources easily and safely with your colleagues, anywhere.
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A very easy way to share your ideas and lessons with other teachers (the ones that worked well with your students, of course!)  Just upload straight from your computer or download any interesting ones you find from others...

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Zaption - Interact With Video

Zaption - Interact With Video | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
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Just yesterday I was searching for a tool to do just that, and here it is!

A great way to take videos and make them educational by adding captions, info, questions, etc...  Looks very easy.  Shall have to try it out!

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Infographic: prepositions of time | Teach them English

Infographic: prepositions of time | Teach them English | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Today's infographic shows you how we use the prepositions in, on and at with different time phrases.
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Will foreigners ever learn to use IN, ON or AT properly?!  We need to teach it many different ways.  Infographics are a great way to make it visual!

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Code Maven from Crunchzilla

Code Maven from Crunchzilla | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
Code Maven is an interactive tutorial for programming. It starts with experiments using parameters, variables, loops, and functions, building to the wonders of fractals, animation, and physics.
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Learn the basics of coding.  This programme proposes short tasks to introduce you to the world of coding.  It's apt for teens and adults.

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Top 10 Websites for Teaching Grammar To Your Students

Top 10 Websites for Teaching Grammar To Your Students | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
“ Here is a list of top ten websites for teaching or learning grammar lessons.”
Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Roselink, David Mainwood / EFL SMARTblog, Evdokia Roka
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I am not really into grammar but I guess it has to be done, sometimes!
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Helen Rowling's curator insight, June 10, 3:04 PM

Let us make learning literacy fun...

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Using infographics to teach language: the why, how and where | Teach them English

Using infographics to teach language: the why, how and where | Teach them English | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
“ Infographics are an outstanding tool for learners, as they play a role in allowing them to understand and internalize things such as vocabulary, data, and other”
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Sankoré - SEASONSWEATHERANDCLOTHES_0

Sankoré - SEASONSWEATHERANDCLOTHES_0 | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
SEASONS, WEATHER AND CLOTHES
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A whiteboard lesson done with Open Sankoré about the seasons, weather and clothing.  For young learners.

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Three Ring - Android Apps on Google Play

Three Ring - Android Apps on Google Play | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it
The easiest way to capture qualitative evidence of student learning. Three Ring allows teachers and students to document *anything*, organize it in seconds, and hav...
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A great app to capture and tag students' work

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Using Twitter in Academic Teaching

Much is written about using Twitter for research, but what about using it in learning and teaching? It has plenty of applications there as well. This worksho...

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Tocomail - safe email for kids

Tocomail is free, simple and safe email for kids that offers parents complete control over kids email activity while providing a fun and safe email service experience with kids email app.

Via Fabian Belledi
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Could be useful for primary students who don't have their own email accounts.

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QR Codes in the 21st Century Classroom

“Introduction to using QR Codes in the 21st Century Classroom, including some ideas, suggestions, tips, app links and more.”


Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Carola Brunnbauer, Juergen Wagner
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OUlearn - YouTube

OUlearn - YouTube | Web 2.0 Tools in the EFL Classroom | Scoop.it

Via Ricard Garcia
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An interesting watch, esp. the American English one!

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, March 6, 2:16 AM

Well, good for those who want to know more than just the language... I love it! :-)