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Voki-Create speaking avatars & use them as an effective learning tool

Voki-Create speaking avatars & use them as an effective learning tool | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it

What is Voki?
Voki enables users to express themselves on the web in their own voice using a talking character.  Your Voki can speak with your own voice which is added via text, microphone or phone.

The site also has loads of free resources, such as brain games, session plans, and training videos

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World of Kays | A lifetime in fashion and style

World of Kays | A lifetime in fashion and style | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it

A fascinating look at fashion through the ages.

 

World of Kays (remember the catalogue?) provides images from 80 years of their catalogue; 1920s to 1990s.
This project, focuses on the changing attitudes to fashion.

 

This could be a great resources for Retail and Hair/Beauty?

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Free maths help and resources for pupils, parents and teachers, from MrBartonMaths.com!

Free maths help and resources for pupils, parents and teachers, from MrBartonMaths.com! | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it
A treasure trove of free maths gems for parents, pupils and teachers to try and get everybody enjoying mathematics a bit more!
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ABC Teach

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A quality educational site offering 5000+ FREE printable theme units, word puzzles, writing forms, book report forms,math, ideas, lessons and much more.

Thanks to Yaro for sharing this with Resource Corner.

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Film Education | Resources

Film Education | Resources | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it
Film Education provides free online resources on films for primary and secondary students across the curriculum as well as a library of PDF film notes...
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DIY Bingo!

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This quick Do-It-Yourself bingo card generator is great for warm-up activities. Simply enter a list of words (or choose from one of these prefab lists) and we'll whip up some bingo cards for you.

 

So get going grandma

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Films for Learning Theatre

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Films for learning is a file sharing website for teachers who can upload and download films created for learning

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Free Online Courses, Workplace Skills Training, Interactive Education and Multimedia Learning | ALISON

Free Online Courses, Workplace Skills Training, Interactive Education and Multimedia Learning | ALISON | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it
ALISON is the world's leading provider of free online courses with certificates for basic and essential workplace skills. Start your elearning and online training today and educate yourself for free!
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Stay safe online

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The citizens Advice Bureau & Google have teamed up for the "Good to Know" campaign - offering tips on staying safe online.

 

For many learners and practitioners, the Internet can be a little bit scary. Just like in the offline world, it’s important to keep safe and secure. Whether they’re a new Internet user or an old hand, it’s good to stay updated on the best practices when it comes to sharing data online and browsing safely.

 

This website provides advice for staying more secure on the web and an overview of some of the security tools that Google offers.

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Crocodoc online editing tool

Crocodoc online editing tool | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it

Comment on, edit, and fill out PDFs, Word documents, images and more. Highlight text and add comments using our free online document annotator.

 

This would be great for WBL/distance learners, who could work LIVE and online with their tutor/assessor, editing documents/pictures collaboratively.

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Film Competition

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Grand Designs Kevin McCloud's, has chellenged budding film makers to create a 60 second film to excite the Great British public about home energy efficiency and submit your film.

Prizes include £1,500, camera equipment & a commission to produce a £5,000 campaign film for WWF.

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War Horse teaching resources

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Overview of content for free interactive resource  suitable for English, Media and Citizenship.

Offering a range of interactivity based on the film, the novel and from the archives of the National Army Museum, these materials give learners an exciting opportunity to develop skills of close reading and analysis. Activities also build students’ awareness of the significance of remembrance and help to develop their knowledge and understanding of how primary sources can inform contemporary filmmaking.

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Mr Thorne Does Phonics

Mr Thorne Does Phonics | Resource Corner...think outside the box | Scoop.it
Where learning to read becomes reading to learn!

Want to make phonics fun?? Well try Mr_Thorne's video games, whole class activities and flashcards.

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