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Free software

  1. 1. Our Favorite Free Software Tools Rebecca Petersen Danielle Powell eLearning and Instructional Support
  2. 2. Overview Demonstration and Discussion of tools: – Webspiration – TimeGlider – Sumo Pant – Create A Graph – Additional tools, time permitting How do I find free tools? – Search Techniques – eLIS Services and Blog
  3. 3. Webspiration • Graphical organizer tool that also integrates some social network abilities such as sharing webs/mind maps with other Webspiration users. • Made by Inspiration software.
  4. 4. TimeGlider • Web-based timeline tool similar to TimeLiner • Free account allows users to create and share timelines
  5. 5. Sumo Paint • Drawing and art program similar to Photoshop Elements • Background image on this slideshow created with Sumo Paint • Runs completely online
  6. 6. Create A Graph • Web-based graphing tool features bar graphs, line graphs, area graphs, pie charts, and XY (scatter) plots • Comprehensive tutorial available
  7. 7. Some Extras • Google Earth (open source download) • Seeing Math (Concord Consortium) • Tux Paint (open source download) • Google Sketch Up (open source download) • Roller Coaster Simulation • eLearning for Kids • Cooliris(Firefox plug-in)
  8. 8. How to Find Sites Online Magazines – Edutopia – THE Journal – Technology & Learning eLIS – Website – Blog

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