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Google Add on for improved pronunciation

March 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline, Google Tools

Speech Recognition is a free add on to Google Docs that allows you to convert speech (in many languages) to text.  After you have installed the add on, just open it to get started.  Once you select your language, you will want to focus on your pronunciation- if it is excellent, you will see the […]

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Google Forms for Assessments

March 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline, Google Tools

Whether you are looking to use Google Forms to collect information or are interested in using forms for quizzes, you might want to view Eric Curts’ recorded training sessions on Google forms.  This link includes the recorded  webinar, resources, as well as a PD quiz to provide you with a certificate for an hour of […]

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Where’s Waldo?

March 21st, 2015 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline, SmartBoard

Now, I was never a big Waldo person- but I bet your younger students would like this interactive Where’s Waldo.  Use the list to automatically keep track of your progress.  This would be interesting on an interactive board (for younger students, you might want to print out the list).  Look for Waldo in a variety […]

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Infographic lesson plans

March 18th, 2015 · No Comments · Content- Cross Discipline

I have been interested in infographics for a while but had trouble getting started.  Now Canva has posted a series of lesson plans online. Click here to preview. I saw this on Richard Byrne’s Free Technology for Teachers.

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