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1:1 Learning

Links to websites, where students can practise 1:1, by themselves, at school or at home.

10 Overlooked Google Docs Features

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10 Overlooked Google Docs Features

Google Docs has a lot of features that new users often don’t notice. Some of these features will save you time, some will give you more formatting flexibility, and others will improve the way that you share your documents.

15 Ways to Use Google Keep

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15 Ways to Use Google Keep.pdf

Help Students Get Organized, Track Progress, Take Notes, and more with Google Keep! [infographic] | Shake Up Learning

4 Fake Sites to Teach Evaluation

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Control Alt Achieve: 4 Fake Sites to Teach Students Website Evaluation

As adults we (hopefully) know that not everything online is true. For our students though, this is a concept they need to learn. Stude…

5 Google Drawings features

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5 Google Drawings features – YouTube

(12:55) If you use Google Drawings in the classroom, you know its potential for creating awesome classroom activities. Here are 5 Google Drawings features you don’t know about.

5 Ways to Spot Fake News

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5 Ways to Spot Fake News Video | Common Sense Media

Watch Common Sense Media’s 5 Ways to Spot Fake News advice video to help you make informed decisions. Lesson plan

A Fair(y) Use Tale

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A Fair(y) Use Tale – YouTube

(10 min) Captioned. An educational video on copyright by professor Eric Fadden at Bucknell University. Idea: Leave out the captions first and let students decipher the text.

Adobe Spark

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Make Short Videos, and Web Pages To Stand Out—In Minutes | Adobe Spark

Adobe Spark is an online and mobile design app. Easily create stunning, short videos, and web pages that make you stand out. Tutorial (6:28)Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

Anchor Podcasting Tool

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Anchor – The easiest way to make a podcast, distribute, host, and monetize your podcast, 100{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0} free. Get a free guide here

Anchor, Podcast Tool

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Anchor – The easiest way to make a podcast

Create, distribute, host, and monetize your podcast, 100{6f1bf439e36af1b37553daee762acf2f39026584d615f32c1dfd30bd8cdb56a0} free. Tutorial (6:11) Privacy


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Plant a Question, Grow Answers! Generate a live word cloud with your audience.

AnswerGarden is a new minimalistic brainstorm tool for online brainstorming, real-time audience participation, and classroom feedback. TipsPrivacy

Applied Digital Skills

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Google Applied Digital Skills – Teach & Learn Practical Digital Skills

Create a project charter document, track project details in a spreadsheet, estimate and manage expenses in a spreadsheet, and build a slides presentation to update project progress.

BackChannel Chat

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Backchannel Chat – Safe Secure Classroom Discussions

Backchannels are great for increasing participation in classroom discussions Privacy


Be Internet Awesome

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Be Internet Awesome – About

Be Internet Awesome is a multifaceted program that includes a fun and free web-based game called Interland and an educational curriculum to teach kids how to be safe and responsible explorers of the online world.Interland

Better at English Podcasts

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Learn English conversation online : Better at English podcast lessons

Listen and learn authentic English conversation online with our free podcasts and transcripts. Archive of all previous Better at English podcast episodes.


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Book Creator

Book Creator is a simple tool to create ebooks on iPad, Chromebooks and on the web. Create a book and publish it. You can also share your book as a PDF and print it.How to Use Autodraw in Book Creator Privacy


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Game Design TUTORIALS — Breakout EDU

Designing a great Breakout EDU game doesn’t have to be a puzzle. This tutorial reveals the keys to creating a catchy story, setting up a smooth game flow, and crafting clever clues so that you can…

Capitalize My Title

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Title Capitalization Tool – Capitalize My Title – Automatic Title Case Converter title capitalization easy. Automatically capitalize your email subjects, essay, headline, and article titles.


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ChatterPix Kids |

Simply take any photo, draw a line to make a mouth, and record your voice.  Then share your Pix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, creative cards, or even fancy book. Instructions:iPhone AndroidPrivacy


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ClassroomScreen get a timer, textbox, noise meter, drawing tool, name picker, work symbols and more. Completely free.

Cloze test creator


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lets you paste in a passage of text, choose how you want words removed, and then generates your cloze test, with an optional word bank

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Anybody can learn | Every student in every school deserves the opportunity to study computer science. Common Sence Privacy Evaluation

Culips ESL Podcast

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Learn English for everyday use | Culips ESL Podcast

The core of each podcast is an acted out dialogue between two characters. The rest of the episode then concentrates on keywords and their uses and meanings. The English is spoken at about half normal speed and is, therefore, quite easy to follow. Each podcast is accompanied by a learning guide.

Descript | Create podcasts

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Descript | Create podcasts, videos, and transcripts, edit, mix, collaborate, and master your audio and video with Descript. Download for free →.

Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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Digital Citizenship Curriculum | Common Sense Education–security

New and improved digital citizenship lesson plans from Common Sense Education. Engage students with learning games and navigate tough topics, including cyberbullying, online safety, privacy, and media literacy.

Digital Citizenship via Sutori

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Learn about Digital Citizenship with this Story Unit by Sutori. Sutori is a collaborative presentation tool for the classroom for all age groups and content areas. Sutori Privacy


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A real-time group brainstorming and decision making app. Privacy

EasyPDF Online PDF Converter

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Free Online PDF Suite – Secure, Anonymous, No Limits

PDF to Word, to PowerPoint, to Excel, to Text. Word to PDF. JPG to PDF. PDF to Text. PDF to JPG and to PNG

Edpuzzle – Lesson Creator

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Make any video your lesson. Pick a video, add your magical touch and track your students’ understanding. Tips
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EFClass Learning Materials

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EF Class

EF Class is a complete set of flexible learning materials and tools to help teachers run engaging, interactive, and motivational English lessons. Sign up to get your teacher account. Privacy

EnglishClass 101

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Learn English Online with Podcasts – EnglishClass101

The fastest, easiest, and most fun way to learn English and English culture. Start speaking English in minutes with audio and video lessons, audio dictionary, and learning community! Privacy Policy


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ePubEditor editor of epub ebooks and digital contents for publishing, education and training.

Fake News Trademark

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We trademarked Fake News to stop President Trump from misusing it | FakeNewsTM – YouTube get people to stop and think about how ‘fake news’ is being used, we here at the Society of Professional Journalists have filed a trademark on the term Fake News.

Fake TextMessage

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Fake Text Message | Make Fake Text Conversation

Fake Text Message is a tool to create a Fake Text Conversation and a Fake iMessage. Privacy

Flowchart Ict-Tools

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Flowchart Ict-Tools – Today’s Teaching Tools the questions in the flowchart below to find out which tool you could use. The flowchart is interactive, which means you can click on each of the tools, which will bring you to the websites.


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Fluency Tutor® for Google™

We’re delighted that you want to try Fluency Tutor™ for Google. This is an app which is specifically designed for Google’s Chrome Browser. It’s free. Privacy


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FluentKey | Unlock your potential your class to life with interactive videos. Just like Kahoot, but with listening comprehension. Sign up free.


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Do you already have your own content that you like? No problem! Simply upload any pdf/document, click to add places for your students to respond, edit any question details and you’re done. Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

Forvo: the pronunciation dictionary

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Forvo: the pronunciation dictionary. All the words in the world pronounced by native speakers largest pronunciation dictionary in the world. All the words in all the languages pronounced by native speakers

Free Rice Vocabulary Practice

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Play online, learn online and feed the hungry | Freerice.com

Play online, learn online and feed the hungry. For every correct answer you choose, 10 grains of rice are raised to help end world hunger through the World Food Programme.

FullFact Toolkit

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Full Fact

Three questions to help stamp out false news. Full Fact is the UK’s independent fact-checking organisation

Google Books for Research

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How to Use Google Books for Research

When students are shown how to use Google Books it can become a valuable search tool for them.

Google Earth

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Resources – Google Earth Education

Using the simple search filters you’ll find easy, step-by-step guides and tutorials on Google’s Geo Tools, inspirational stories, plus lesson plans, product information, and much more. Ten Ways to Use Google EarthPrivacy

Google Reverse Image Search

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How to Use Google Reverse Image Search to Fact Check Images – YouTube

A quick demo of how Google’s reverse image search tool can be used to fact check and research images.

Google Site Tutorial

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Creating your first Google Site | G Suite Tutorials – YouTube

This video is a basic G-Suite Tutorial on how to create a basic Google Site. Leave a comment if you have any questions. Enjoy!

Google Site Tutorial 2

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Creating more complex layouts in Google Sites | G Suite Tutorials – YouTube

This video is a G Suite Tutorial on creating more complex layouts and design features in Google Sites.

Hemingway App

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Hemingway Editor

Paste in something you’re working on and edit away. Or, click the Write button and compose something new.

Highlighting Tools

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Control Alt Achieve: The Best Highlighting Tools for Students

Digital highlighting tools go beyond simply bringing attention to important text. With highlighting extensions students can use mult…

Hour of Code

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Join the largest learning event in history, 9-15 december 2019 global language of coding is English. Organise the Hour of Code at your school. The #HourOfCode is about #CSforGood. Learn computer science. Change the world.

How Computers Work

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Introducing How Computers Work – YouTube

Bill Gates kicks off an introduction to the series How Computers Work. A playlist

How to make #BookSnaps

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#BookSnaps w/Snapchat – YouTube (4:02)

R.E.A.L. Talk w/Tara M. Martin Episode 29 #BookSnaps with Snapchat – How-To Video Snapchat Privacy

How to Use JotForm to Create Online Forms

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Online Form Builder & Form Creator | JotForm

If you need online forms for generating leads, distributing surveys, collecting payments and more, JotForm is for you. Learn more about how we can help at to Use JotForm to Create Online Forms & Fillable PDFs Privacy Notice


Kahoot Quiz Games

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Kahoot! is a game-based platform that makes learning awesome for millions of people all over the world. Sign up to create and play fun quiz games! Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

Learnclick Quizzes

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Learnclick Quizzes – Create cloze tests, gap-filling exercises, drag and drop, dropdown and multiple choice quizzes is a very versatile quiz creator, especially loved by language teachers for the ease of creating gap-filling exercises also known as cloze tests. Be sure your Web browser has JavaScript enabled while using learnclick.


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Listening Comprehension, Listening that sparks learning | Listenwise

Teach listening as a key part of your literacy instruction to unlock learning potential. Free Teacher access to listening library. Privacy 

Loom Video Maker

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Loom | Free Screen & Video Recording Software

Get your message across with instantly shareable videos for work. Capture your screen, record your front-facing camera, and narrate it all at once, then instantly share with a simple link. Privacy

Media Literacy

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MEDIA LITERACY – YouTube (6:05), print media, the Internet… In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby teach you how to be a more astute consumer of mass media.


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Interact with your audience using real-time voting. No installations or downloads required – and it’s free! Privacy


NaNoWriMo’s Young Writers Program

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NaNoWriMo’s Young Writers Program Novel Writing Month is a fun, empowering approach to creative writing. The challenge: draft an entire novel in just one month. For 30 wild, exciting, surprising days, you get to lock away…

NoRedInk Writing tools

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NoRedInk is on a mission to build better writers. Assign tests to check your students’ knowledge of language form. Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

OurBoox Book Creator

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Ourboox | Create a Book – It’s Simple, Free and Fun is a platform and community for social publishing. Reach out to the community, publish your book online and share it with the world.

Overdose Society

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Overdose Society (Steve Cutts) Caricature – YouTube (2:31)

This video is an edited version of a music video that illustrator and animator Steve Cutts made for Moby and the Void Pacific Choir’s song “Are You Lost in the World Like Me?” in 2016. (

Padlet Collaboration Board

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The easiest way to create and collaborate in the world. Ideas: Exit tickets, Brainstorming Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

PDF Candy, Online PDF editor

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PDF Candy – Edit PDF free with online PDF editor

Convert from PDF. PDF to Word PDF to JPG PDF OCR PDF to DOCX PDF to RTF PDF to PNG PDF to TIFF, PDF to BMP Privacy


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Free Online and Mobile Lesson Planner for Teachers | Chalk. Privacy

Plot Generator

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Story Generator

Automatic short story generator tool. Choose some keywords and we will automatically create a short story in seconds. Privacy

Poll Everywhere

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Live interactive audience participation | Poll Everywhere

Poll Everywhere is the easiest way to gather live responses in any venue… conferences, concerts, classrooms, and company off-sites — anywhere with internet. Privacy


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ProWritingAid – the best grammar checker, style editor, and editing tool in one package. literal AI editor. More than a simple grammar corrector. Helps you revise many parts of your writing.


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Pinpoint classroom progress in real-time – Quizalize lets you engage your class and deliver instant assessments for personalised learning on any computer, tablet or smartphone. Privacy

Quizlet Quiz Creator

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Learning tools & flashcards, for free | Create vocabulary quizzes for students to study Common Sense Privacy Evaluation

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Online Reading Activities | ReadTheory

Accompany your students on a journey through our vast library of reading comprehension content. ReadTheory’s adaptive approach fosters improvement by automatically meeting learners at their own level Common Sense Privacy Evaluation


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Assign articles and research-based reading comprehension to your students completely free. Registration required.Privacy

Resoomer, Text Summeriser

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Resoomer | Summarizer to make an automatic text summary online

Resoomer is a software and online tool for text summary: it allows you to summarize and analyze your articles by taking up the important concepts Privacy

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Rewordify.com is powerful, free, online software that improves reading, learning, and teaching. Privacy

Rings of Responsibility

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Rings of Responsibility – YouTube

In the online world, we might think about how what we do impacts ourselves. The key is in understanding how the ripple effect of our actions impacts both ourselves and others.  lesson plan

Scratch Programming Tool

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Scratch – Imagine, Program, Share is a free programming language and online community where you can create your own interactive stories, games, and animations.


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SnackVids – The very first in-video smart search engine very first in-video smart search engine. – Get a transcription of any YouTube video. Tutorial


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Speechling – Speak Languages Better to speak foreign languages. Listen to professional recordings, record yourself on 1000s of sentences, and get daily pronunciation feedback from coaches. Tutorial


Story Maker

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ABCya! • Educational Computer Games and Apps for Kids Maker is a fun and easy way for children to create and print short stories. An intuitive interface makes it simple for kids to add words, pictures and pages.

Story Wars

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Story Wars turns writing the story. Vote on which chapter should be included. Shape the future of the story. – For seriously good writers

Text Compactor

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Text Compactor: Free Online Automatic Text Summarization Tool your summarized text. If you would like a different summary, repeat Step 2. When you are happy with the summary, copy and paste the text into a word processor, or text to speech program, or…

Text to Speech Online

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Text to Speech Online service allows you to convert text to audio files for free, with no limit. Audio files can be saved as WAV or MP3 format.

The Magic of Google Forms

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The Magic of Google Forms | Episode 9 of GTTribe | Shake Up Learning

Google Forms is much more than a survey tool–it’s magic! In this episode, Matt and Kasey discuss the magic of Google Forms and some fantastic ways to use it in the classroom.

Tools for Educators

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Tools for Educators these free worksheets to print, game makers, and programs for teachers to make and print teaching resources with pictures or classroom materials for kids.

Two-Factor Authentication

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Two Factor Authentication Explained by Common Craft (VIDEO)

For too long, passwords were the only thing standing between criminals and valuable information you keep online. Now, websites and apps are adding a second layer of security called Two Factor Authentication and this video explains why it matters, and how it works.

Use GSlides instead of GDocs

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5 Reasons to Use Google Slides Instead of Docs – Teacher Tech

I recommend in my presentations to stop using Google Docs. Here are 5 reasons to use Google Slides for things you might normally choose Google Docs for.

Video Quiz Options

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Video Lessons

Practice English with any Youtube or Vimeo video, instructions and examples

Vision Boards on Google Slides

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Student-Created Vision Boards with Google Slides | Shake Up Learning

A great idea for a new year! Student-Created Vision Boards with Google Slides! A student-created vision board is a great way to help students set goals and visualize reaching them!


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Automated human-like text to speech ~ Voicepods

Voicepods is an easy to use service that can convert your content into realistic voice using state of the art deep learning models. Privacy

Voki Presentation Tool

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Voki – Home

A presentation tool for both teachers and students. Lessons, homework and projects have never been more engaging and fun. Easily share among teachers, students and parents. Privacy

Wakelet Web Curator Tool

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Wakelet – Save, organize and share content

Wakelet is a free platform that allows you to curate and organize content to save and share. Privacy

WatchKin Youtube Cleaner

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Watch Youtube videos without distractions in a family-friendly environment. Privacy

What can happen to your data online?

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What can happen to your personal data online? – YouTube (0:55)

#GDPR just turned one and it could help avoid potentially embarrassing situations. To know what life would have been like without GDPR, have a look at this video.

What happens when Photoshop goes too far?

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What happens when Photoshop goes too far? | PBS NewsHour Weekend

A New York exhibit chronicles prominent cases of images altered by journalists and asks: If seeing is believing, how often are you, the viewer or reader, being misled?

What Is Digital Citizenship?

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What Is Digital Citizenship? – YouTube

Does your school teach digital citizenship? Learn what it is and why it matters.

What is Media Literacy?

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What is Media Literacy? – YouTube (3:19) as a tool for advocates, the video introduces the concept of media literacy as a key that unlocks meaning behind the messages that we see

WordArt, Word Cloud Art Creator

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WordItOut, Word Cloud Generator

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Create word clouds – WordItOut

Word Cloud generator with word choice. Copy and paste the text of your document. By default, the more frequently a word is found, the larger it becomes in the word cloudPrivacy

Writable Writing Tool

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Writable – K-12 Writing Practice

From assessment to practice, Writable helps schools organize their writing programs around the right instruction and feedback – for every teacher and student. Teacher login free.  Privacy

Write and Improve

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Cambridge English Write & Improve

Write & Improve is a free tool for learners of English that marks writing in seconds. It is provided in association with Cambridge English (part of the University of Cambridge).

Writer Igniter

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Writer Igniter – DIY MFA

The writer igniter is a prompt generator with millions of possibilities. Just click “shuffle” to get a character, situation, prop and setting. Then write!


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Learn to read and write by creating books | WriteReader

WriteReader is a scientifically based learning platform that teaches children to read by writing their own digital books.Tutorial (7:39)Privacy, GDPR

Youglish Pronunciation

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Improve your English using Youtube

When words sound different in isolation vs. in a sentence, look up the pronunciation first in a dictionary, then use

Your Data Matters

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An introduction to Your Data Matters – YouTube (1:04)

‘ Your Data Matters’ aims to highlight how people have new control and rights over how their personal data is used answering the question “What is Data?”

YouTube Pointers

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Practical Pointers for YouTube — Learning in Hand with Tony Vincent

Whether you send students to your own videos or someone else’s, I think you’ll find many of the pointers on this page particularly handy.