Saturday, 25 March 2017 00:00

Calling All Teachers -- Lead with Literacy

"Providing students with the opportunity to see the life-long benefits of a focus on literacy is imperative, and the more you can bring the real world into the classroom, the better."
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Monday, 20 March 2017 00:00

Vocabulary

This Vocabulary site combines the world's smartest dictionary with an adaptive learning game that will have you mastering new words in no time. Enter the words you want to learn and click the "Start Learning" button, and let the site work with you until you know them cold.
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Friday, 06 January 2017 00:00

Spell Up

Spell Up is a voice-powered game for Google Chrome that can help improve your spoken English skills. Using a combination of different web technologies, Chrome will understand what you say and use it to control the game action. Just speak to play!
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Saturday, 07 January 2017 00:00

Wordle

Wordle is a toy for generating word clouds from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes.

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Wednesday, 14 December 2016 00:00

Inklewriter

Inklewriter is a creative writing tool where you structure stories with your own interactive plot. Give readers different paths they can choose from, in a choose-your-own adventure style. Write your story on the scraps of paper in the middle of the Inklewriter workbench. When you want to add choices, just click the "Add Option" button, and type in the name of the choice. Each choice has an arrow you can click to follow that path.

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Sunday, 20 November 2016 00:00

Hemingway App

The Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. Enter your text, and Hemingway App will tell you which sentences are hard to read, suggests better words and phrases in place of others, and makes general recommendations on how to improve your narrative.

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Tuesday, 15 November 2016 00:00

Storyline Online

Storyline is a collection of digital chldren's books, presented as videos and read by Screen Actors Guild members. Activities and lesson materials for the books are included.

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Thursday, 10 November 2016 00:00

Protagonize

Protagonize is a story and writing collaboration site. Users come up their own stories, or contribute to others, adding parts as the story progresses. Use Protagonize as a fun group project in a creative writing class.

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