Maria Schroeter
maria.schroeter@eagles.usm.edu
Clip Art
Clip art is a wonderful
way to enhance learning
by providing visual aids
to the reinforce the
content of the less...
Creative Expression
Websites that provide unique methods to allow you, and
your students, to present work in imaginative w...
Learning
Tools
These websites
offer multi-media
educational tools
to reinforce
classroom
learning.
10/6/2013 Tech Tools fo...
Learning Tools
Math Playground
http://www.mathplayground.com/
Math games, worksheets, flashcards,
and other learning tools...
Learning Tools, continued
VocabularySpellingCity
http://www.spellingcity.com/
Educational activities, games, and apps
supp...
Learning Tools, continued
National Geographic Kids
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com
/kids/
Games, videos, and informatio...
Learning Games
Websites that offer educational games covering a variety
of topics and methods.
Brain Pop – quizzes, video...
Specifically
for Teachers
These tools are designed
for teachers to help with
organization and
productivity in the
classroo...
Final Thoughts and Questions
Thank you for joining me today, and I hope you have
picked up some valuable tips and tricks ...
Sources Consulted
SimpleK12 Team. (2011, April 15). 101 free tech tools for
teachers. Retrieved from
http://community.simp...
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Schroeter Tech Tools for Teachers LIS 557 Assignment

  1. 1. Maria Schroeter maria.schroeter@eagles.usm.edu
  2. 2. Clip Art Clip art is a wonderful way to enhance learning by providing visual aids to the reinforce the content of the lesson, and to add visual interest to classroom bulletin boards. http://www.mycutegraphics.com/ http://www.teacherfiles.com/clip_ art.htm http://www.teacherspayteachers.co m/Store/Graphics-From-The- Pond/Price-Range/Free 2Tech Tools for Teachers10/6/2013
  3. 3. Creative Expression Websites that provide unique methods to allow you, and your students, to present work in imaginative ways. Comic Master – a graphic novel creator. http://www.comicmaster.org.uk/ The Newspaper Clipping Generator – creates a realistic newspaper article of your original content. http://www.fodey.com/generators/newspaper/snippet.asp Wordle – generates word clouds from your text. http://www.wordle.net/ Storybird – a writing tool that uses art to spark creativity. http://storybird.com/about/ 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 3
  4. 4. Learning Tools These websites offer multi-media educational tools to reinforce classroom learning. 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 4
  5. 5. Learning Tools Math Playground http://www.mathplayground.com/ Math games, worksheets, flashcards, and other learning tools. Math.com http://www.math.com Lesson plans, worksheets, practice problems, and other tools. 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 5 Image retrieved from www.mathplayground.com Image retrieved from www.math.com
  6. 6. Learning Tools, continued VocabularySpellingCity http://www.spellingcity.com/ Educational activities, games, and apps supporting vocabulary and spelling. VocabAhead http://www.vocabahead.com/ Games, quizzes, and apps for vocabulary enhancement. 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 6 Image retrieved from www.spellingcity.com/app/ Image retrieved from www.vocabahead.com
  7. 7. Learning Tools, continued National Geographic Kids http://kids.nationalgeographic.com /kids/ Games, videos, and information about the world we live in and its inhabitants. Smithsonian Education www.smithsonianeducation.org Lesson plans, online resources, and other educational tools for teachers and students. 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 7 Image retrieved from http://kidsblogs.nationalgeographic.com/ Image retrieved from www.smithsonianeducation.org
  8. 8. Learning Games Websites that offer educational games covering a variety of topics and methods. Brain Pop – quizzes, videos, lesson ideas, and more. http://www.brainpop.com/free_stuff/ Learning Games for Kids – logic games, memory games, and other brain stimulating games. http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/miscellaneous_ga mes.html Funbrain – games on a variety of subjects, sorted by grade level and subject. http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html neoK12 – puzzles, games, and quizzes on many subjects. http://www.neok12.com/games.htm 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 8
  9. 9. Specifically for Teachers These tools are designed for teachers to help with organization and productivity in the classroom. Classroom Architect – plan out your classroom setup virtually. http://classroom.4teachers.org/ Flubaroo – an easy way to grade assignments. http://www.flubaroo.com/ Printfriendly – makes web pages easier to print. http://www.printfriendly.com/ Prezi – a virtual whiteboard for presentations. http://prezi.com/ 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 9
  10. 10. Final Thoughts and Questions Thank you for joining me today, and I hope you have picked up some valuable tips and tricks to help you in the classroom. My contact information: Maria Schroeter, Elementary School Media Specialist 228-555-1000 (office number) maria.schroeter@eagles.usm.edu 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 10
  11. 11. Sources Consulted SimpleK12 Team. (2011, April 15). 101 free tech tools for teachers. Retrieved from http://community.simplek12.com/scripts/student/shar e/view.asp?id=15 10/6/2013 Tech Tools for Teachers 11

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