Monthly Archives: October 2011

Password Bird

Having trouble coming up with new passwords for all your many logins? Checkout this site – it’s fun and useful, too! Enter a name, a word, and a date and a strong password will be suggested. (of course, the remembering … Continue reading

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Music Tech Teacher

Music teachers:This one’s for you! It contains over 130 elementary quizzes, puzzles and games about music. Music Information and Theory pages will help teach the names of music notes, rhythms, terms and the names of famous musicians and composers. http://www.musictechteacher.com/musicquizzes.htm

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Copyright

Checkout this LiveBinder of sites on copyright – everything from Stanford University to Wikipedia, you’ll find it here. Copyright

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Visual Ranking Tool

Making a list is easy, but when it comes to ordering and prioritizing items in that list, higher-level skills of analysis and evaluation are needed. This collaboration tool supports activities where students need to organize ideas, debate differences, and reach … Continue reading

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SAS Curriculum Pathways

SAS focuses on curriculum that is difficult to explain to students. They provide online curriculum resources in all the core curriculum for free to US middle and high schools. They have just recently added the new Common Core State Standards … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Materials

So many Interactive Whiteboards are being used in classrooms now! No matter what brand you have, this site has awesome resources! There are support links for all the various types of boards from Smart or Promethean to Mimio or Polyvision. … Continue reading

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Mr. Wylie’s Educational Games Site

Check out this collection of educational games that help reinforce, or develop, classroom skills. Games are available in Math, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, Art, Music and Technology (Internet Safety and Typing.) Many of these games would be great with … Continue reading

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Typing Sites from Tech Tool Tuesday 10/4

Typing Sites for Tech Literacy Free Web sites that teach typing skills and help build speed and accuracy.

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Microsoft’s Office Tutorials

Do you need training on Microsoft’s Office products? Whether you want to use Office 2003, 2007, or 2010, this site will help you make the most of this software. You can choose by course Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, etc. or you … Continue reading

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Typing Test

Use this free site without registering to practice your typing or register and you can track your progress. It has graphs showing your speed and mistakes and offers tips to help you improve. Typing Test

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