February 21, 2015
Once every month, EdTech and mLearning team prepares for you a list of new interesting educational web tools that we have collected from our PLNs. The purpose is to keep you updated of the latest releases in the world of educational technology and help you discover new tools to leverage in your instruction. Here is what we have curated for you for this month.
BrainNook provides a variety of educational games and learning materials to help boost students engagement and interest in Math and Language Arts.
- 12 fun Games from Go Fish to Snakes ; Ladders, easy to print and customize (http://www.sightwords.com/sight-words/games/)
- Customizable Flash Cards in three different sizes (http://www.sightwords.com/sight-words/flash-cards/)
- Classroom-tested Lessons, complete with “how-to” videos (http://www.sightwords.com/sight-words/lessons/)
Clyp is an excellent tool to record audio. You can also use it to upload and share your recorded clips. Clyp requires you to open an account with them to save your audio recordings and make them downloadable. Clyp is also available as a mobile app for both iPad and Android.
5- Create A Graph
Cakey provides a safe place for young children to watch YouTube videos. Parents have complete control over which videos children have access to. Children feel empowered being able to navigate themselves back and forth between different video collections without asking for help or permission from their parents. Parents have the ability to add ANY video from YouTube, not just from a restricted set of videos.