Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Training 4th March Widgets & Wizardry for MFL update

1,375

Published on

fun and painless tools for use in mfl

fun and painless tools for use in mfl

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,375
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
5
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. MFL Widgets & Wizardry 30+ ideas for the language classroom http://iconscrabble.com
  • 2. Tu vois Un vase Ou Deux têtes? Le nez La bouche Le menton
  • 3. Une jeune femme ou une vieille dame?
  • 4. Tu vois un lapin ou un canard?
  • 5. Build your wildself http://www.buildyourwildself.com/ Also Sonic character creator http://devbook.com/charactercreators/sonic/
  • 6. Mr Picassohead • www.picassohead.com • anime character maker • sonic character creator • gamepuma character creator
  • 7. Countdown timer www.online-stopwatch.com A nice collection of timers. Includes countdown bomb! www.classtools.net Has tunes you can use to countdown Also : name/word randomizers, hidden image
  • 8. www.classtools.net Fakebook Fake Tweet Great for project work – a celebrity, a town, a character in a novel, play or film
  • 9. Linguascope widgets [Log in needed] Countdown timers Dice
  • 10. Word /name/phrase picker http://primaryschoolict.com/random-name-selector/ Google primary ict random name selector Works best on Chrome
  • 11. www.barryfunenglish.com Look under ‘tools’ for scoreboards. One of the few free resources available
  • 12. Sandfields Comp IWB resources http://www.npted.org/schools/sandfieldsComp/games/Pages/default.aspx • • • • ‘Bingo in’ mad Click clock Fridge magnet Sketchpad for Pictionary
  • 13. Talking points Google: ‘unusual pictures’; check before use!
  • 14. Pause n’ play videos Favourite at the moment German: Edeka – supergeil Rowan Atkinson singt das Europalied French: Evian roller babies Mr Bean – Packing for Holiday http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6r0dr_juOiI
  • 15. Popplet http://popplet.com/app/index.php#/460907 Easy diagram creator You can include youtube videos Babysitten http://popplet.com/app/index.php#/1 283283
  • 16. blockbusters • Use http://www.teachersdirect.co.uk/resources/quiz-busters
  • 17. Google: Star wars text crawl creator You can input some text and this site converts it to a STAR WARSstyle opening titles sequence
  • 18. Easy prompter http://www.easyprompter.com/ Paste text into the box and it turns into a broadcast-style autocue Sample Text: So here I stand... one girl among many. I speak – not for myself, but for all girls and boys. I raise up my voice – not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. Those who have fought for their rights: Their right to live in peace. Their right to be treated with dignity. Their right to equality of opportunity. Their right to be educated.
  • 19. Zap reader Sample Text: So here I stand... one girl among many. I speak – not for myself, but for all girls and boys. I raise up my voice – not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. Those who have fought for their rights: Their right to live in peace. Their right to be treated with dignity. Their right to equality of opportunity. Their right to be educated. www.zapreader.com Select ‘Reader’ Paste a bunch of text in to the box Hit ‘zap it’ The page will display one word at a time You can adjust the speed and the number of words displayed at any one time (up to 5) Good for reading practice (phonics) Information recall Translation / comprehension Predict next word Repeat/ recall last word
  • 20. www.wordle.net This is a wordle (wordle.net) how do we use it? See also Tagxedo
  • 21. Bart’s Chalkboard Why not use Bart’s Blackboard on a worksheet or the IWB 3 things I learnt this lesson Next time, I must remember to get this right…… Here’s a question I want to ask the teacher/ the class
  • 22. Here’s the background
  • 23. Storybird & bookbox • some lovely illustrated books in French Spanish German • Good for a language club
  • 24. Who needs expensive & fiddly e-voting systems? Multiple choice / mini-plenary smiley kit Download the ‘kit’ here: http://verulamvle.typepad.com/vets/2011/11/smileys-for-miniplenaries.html
  • 25. Cartoon creators Go Animate - Make animations using a range of characters & props. The pupils love it. Drag and drop to create scenes. Allows text, but not speech. See examples here and here • Toondo - cartoon strip creator- Cartoon strip creator. Drag and drop. A good way to reinforce a topic. http://www.toondoo.com/ Example here
  • 26. ‘wheeldecide’ http://wheeldecide.com/ A wheel spinner which you can customize with any number of segments and contents You could add words, pupil’s names, topic categories
  • 27. Top 10s http://www.aneki.com/lists.html Go out of Powerpoint slideshow into edit mode & move the rectangle around
  • 28. Online voice recorders • Audioboo Easy Audio clip recorder- just click, record and send. Click the icon above to hear my sample. Get pupils to do a quick audio message and send it to your email address (your network techies can set one up a shadow (proxy) one for you) • Vocaroo Easy audio recorder There’s a more flexible one called Audiopal Soundcloud lets you store longer bits of audio
  • 29. Thinglink Make an image interactive https://www.thinglink.com/scene/4288907745 37502720
  • 30. Fotobabble Upload a photo and add your audio commentary Here ’s an example (year 8 German) Ideal for topic work at any level
  • 31. Voki – talking avatar creator • Click the Borat sample. Text to speech, lots of characters, voices and languages. Selected pupils come to the front and create a target language Voki message to the class Pupil A inputs a description about another pupil. Class have to guess who it is. Winner takes over. Selected pupils create a plenary Voki of the 5 most useful words from the lesson for the rest of the class to guess Teacher creates a Voki containing a starter activity or a message which contains the lesson objective
  • 32. One motion drum machine Click on the image to see it in action – If you’re feeling brave, try the alphabet song
  • 33. Gap fill generator Google: random idea + English + Gapfill generator http://random-idea-english.blogspot.co.uk/2011/07/tools-gapfill-generator.html
  • 34. Blabberize • http://blabberize.com/view/id/794856 Upload any image, customize the mouth, record a message and watch the lip-sync in action. Works best with cartoon faces but you can try celebs too.
  • 35. Dice For dice rollers – see http://dice.miniwebapps.net/ Also Linguascope widgets & IWB software e.g. Active Inspire 1 I get up In the garden With my dog 2 I wash In the kitchen With my cat 3 I eat In the garage With my horse 4 I get dressed On the balcony With my two goldfish 5 I brush my teeth In my room With my mouse 6 I go to bed In the school With my tortoise
  • 36. More dice ideas Number each pupil in your class 1-12 Go round again, so in a class of 24 you’ll have two pupils who are number 1 etc Roll 2 die The pupils with that number stand up and answer Divide class into two teams - Ask a question then, if they answer correctly, roll one dice for number of points ‘cricket’: - roll a dice, then ask a question worth that number of points. So a six would be a really hard question, a one would be an easy one Verb conjugation
  • 37. quizlet • Make you own sets of flashcards – audio enabled ! • Ma ville: http://quizlet.com/26983558/flashcards
  • 38. Textivate £35 Copy and paste text Choose sequencing or gap fill Sample Text: So here I stand... one girl among many. I speak – not for myself, but for all girls and boys. I raise up my voice – not so that I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. Those who have fought for their rights: Their right to live in peace. Their right to be treated with dignity. Their right to equality of opportunity. Their right to be educated.
  • 39. Text mechanic + reverse text generator
  • 40. Text Srambler http://www.rjwoerheide.com/scrambletest.php Google: rjwoerheide + text scrambler • puts Use the words online different a a in which scrambler sentence order an text of use an online text scrambler which puts the words of a sentence in a different order • txet sdrawkcab ecudorp ekil sgniht rehto od uoy stel moc.esacelggot.www www.togglecase.com lets you do other things like produce backwards text.
  • 41. Lingro • Import a foreign language webpage address • each word becomes clickable • You can click on the word for the meaning and store it in a word list • It will generate a set of flashcards of the words clicked
  • 42. Using Authentic materials Suggestions: Amazon.de Amazon.fr TV: la grille des émissions Cinema + Rouen+ programme www.allocine.fr Subway Belgique McDonalds France Subway France Pizzas `a emporter
  • 43. imagechef fodey Caption generators photobox funny.pho.to Also: Glass giant
  • 44. Keep calmomatic
  • 45. jon.meier@verulam.herts.sch.uk

×