Youtube for education - Sign up for an account for YouTube in the classroom. Receive informative emails about how to utilize YouTube in the classroom.
Next Vista is a video sharing site that is run by Google Certified Teacher Rushton Hurley. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
Kideos is a collection of kid friendly videos. Each video featured has been carefully screened by a Video Advisory Council (made up of a select group of parents and educators). The videos are categorized by age range (from 2 to 10) and by category.
Neo K12 has cataloged the best free online educational videos from the Internet in one place. Each video is watched and reviewed by k-12 educators to ensure their accuracy and appropriateness for students.
CNN Student News is a web show highlighting stories. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
A Cleaner YouTube display YouTube videos without any of related videos,comments, or advertising. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
Academic Earth individual lectures and courses from the top Universities. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
TED Talks inspirational, thought-provoking, educational, and entertaining presentations given by experts. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
Big Think is a video website containing expert commentary on issues and ideas. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
Viddler is a video service. Found on Free Tech 4 Teachers
o2Learn - A site that hosts videos Welcome to Britain's biggest classroom. A library of revision lessons from the best teachers in the country - Watch, learn, and enjoy.
School tube- Hosts school related videos
Teacher tube - Videos for teachers by teachers
Safe Share TV is a fantastic way to share You Tube videos with your students. It removes all distracting and offensive elements that surround a video on You Tube and allows you to share the video with a unique link.
WatchKnow is a resource for you and your students, collecting the best free educational videos for children and made them findable and watchable on one website. WatchKnow organizes and categorizes video according to subject and education level.
Kideo Player is a website that showcases fun and educational videos for young viewers. from Instructify
CueCard - an electronic flashcard program download with multiple features including ability to import audio and graphics. Keeps track of correct responses and can be printed out.
Study Stack - create interactive web-based flashcards or use ones that are already created; if you use stacks that are already created, check them first as there are errors in several of the created stacks
Mindomo: A mind mapping system like this clearly lays out concepts and facts for visual learners.
FreeMind: This free and open source mind mapping tool can work as a customizable study guide or study scheduler.
Comapping: Comapping is an organization and study tool that helps students take better notes, understand concepts visually, collaborate with other students and teachers, and become more engaged in the learning process.
bubbl.us: This is a colorful site that allows users to create brainstorming maps and then print or share them with parents and teachers.
HomeworkSpot: Kids and teens can find lots of study, reference and exam help in all subjects on the HomeworkSpot.
MAPMYself: This organic mind mapping tool follows each person’s unique train of thought.
Discovery Education: Discovery’s education site has free tools, videos, guides and other multimedia resources for interactive learning.
Vision Learning: Teachers will find graphs and other interactive learning tools for studying mid-ocean ridges, cells, atoms, and more.
Multiple Choice and True/False Test-Taking Tips: Students with test anxiety or other learning disorders can use this guide to master multiple choice and T/F tests.
Flash Card Machine - allows the user to create interactive web-based study flash cards
Flash Card Exchange - large online library of flashcards. Create your own, study online or offline. Can be downloaded to Word, & Excel
Quizlet - described as an online tool for learning vocabulary
Cramberry - clean and simple online interactive flash card tool. If you are looking for simplicity, this will work for you. No bells or whistles; just a simple user interface
Pocket Mod - Free, recyclable personal organizer and study guide, can be used in a variety of ways. Create note taking templates in Word. Use "Power of Color" within Word (background color, highlighting color and font color tools) to reinforce concepts, to determine salient points and for review. Use the "Organizational Chart" in the Diagram Gallery that is part of the Drawing Toolbar in Word to reinforce concepts and relationships which promotes learning. In Word, press the Alt tab + mouse click within a word to access the Research pane. When you are online, you will instantly get a definition of the word.
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