Friday, January 14, 2011

Useful Information In and Out of the Classroom 1/14/11

tools2Here are some interesting sites that I’ve found this week, thanks to my PLN. As a teacher, I feel we have to keep up to date concerning research in our field and current issues in the education system. I hope some of these inspire you, inform you, and even have you asking questions. Thank you for coming by and visiting!

Book Flavor – a visual search engine for books

Scrub Club – “a fun, interactive and educational Web site ( that teaches children the proper way to wash their hands. The site consists of a Webisode interactive games, educational music, downloadable activities for kids, educational materials for teachers and program information for parents.”

Icyte – an online bookmark and citing tool; free for educators and students

UJAM - is a cloud-based platform that empowers everybody to easily create new music or
enhance their existing musical talent and share it with friends.

The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators – “In this book there introductions to more than six dozen web tools for K-12 teachers. Additionally, you will find sections devoted to using Skype with students, ESL/ELL, blogging in elementary schools, social media for educators, teaching online, and using technology in alternative education settings.”

Posted on the Successful Teaching Blog by loonyhiker (successfulteaching at gmail dot com).

Original Image: Tools by Pat Hensley

1 comment:

Educated Exchange said...

Here are some Math Process Charts to assist the teaching of math skills for K - 6 teachers. I hope it's helpful!