Grade 6 Technology Education
Zamzar: Free Online File Conversion
Sample topics on thsi site include Avoiding scams, Browsers, Creating and promoting web sites, E-mail programs, Great Web Sites, Glossary of Internet Terms, Search engines, Simple tips, Valuable information
A wonderful website to educate students on the Metis Culture.
Boolify Search Tool
A basic introduction about how computerw work. Topics include the parts of a computer, the DOS operating system, and file organization.
Lessons for middle year students. Topics include Microsoft Word, Paint, Powerpoint, Movie Maker, Front Page, Excel, Publisher, and digital photography.
Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually. Here you will find five different graphs and charts for you to use.
Don't Buy It is a media literacy Web site for young people that encourages users to thing critically about media and become smart consumers.
Hundreds of webquests categorized by grade and subject to make your search easy. This is an incredibly user-friendly site.
Edistorm takes the metaphor of sticky notes on a boardroom wall and brings it online allowing anyone - anywhere to brainstorm with only a web browser.
Each user picks their favorite ideas and Edistorm brings the best ones forward.
Eduweb develops award-winning digital learning games and interactives about art, history, science, and technology. Their mission is to "create exciting and effective learning experiences that hit the sweet spot where learning theory, digital technology, and fun meet."
Free Clip Art
Links to help teachers, librarians, and parents with internet safety.
Ce projet vise à mettre en place une procédure qui pourrait être suivie par n'importe quel enseignant ou personne ressource voulant intégrer les TIC dans la salle de classe peu importe le projet. Le principe est le suivant : les mêmes démarches devraient être entreprises quelque soit le projet d'intégration des technologies dans la salle de classe. Le méta-scénario sert donc de guide et vous en trouverez une description dans la première section.
Invention at Play
Jeopardy-style Whiteboard Games
Some easy to use activities that will help you teach keyboarding to students in fun ways.
Resources and support for everyone interested in media and information literacy for young people. Topics include Advertising, Stereotyping, Violence, Body Image, Gender Portrayal, and more!
You are a member of an advertising team hired by a wealthy philanthropist who wants you to design an ad campaign. You must find ways to educate people on the dangers of some products or messages.
Media Propoganda Webquest
Microsoft Windows XP tutorial
Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students. The Pics4Learning collection consists of thousands of images that have been donated by students, teachers, and amateur photographers. Unlike many Internet sites, permission has been granted for teachers and students to use all of the images donated to the Pics4Learning collection.
Type text, embed pictures, and insert video are all features that Prezi puts forth to creators. Unlike Powerpoint, Prezi is free and extremely portable. Because it's web based, Prezi can be created and shown on any computer with web access. If there is no web access available during your presentation, a downloadable version can be obtained to show offline anywhere. No other software needed, not even flash! Prezi also performs quite well in creating a visual organizer. As they claim on their site, "With the help of Prezi you can create maps of texts, images, videos, PDFs, drawings and present in a nonlinear way."
A 'must have' site for every teacher filled with different quizzes and online fun.
SMART Notebook Templates
SMART Notebook Lessons
Smart Board Activities
Smart Board Interactive Websites
Smarter Smart Board Use
Smarter Smartboard Use
This site was designed to give teachers a practical and effective way to add a technology component to the classroom. Utilization of these technology skills will engage students while improving their grasp of educational objectives. The computer skills should not be used in isolation, but rather, as a tool for achieving the educational objectives
The Amazing Web 2.0 Projects Book
Dive into Renaissance life with this extremely attractive and user-friendly site. Topics to explore include "Art Explorer", "Innovations 1400-2000", "Patron of the Arts", and "The Artist's Life". There is a teacher area with lesson plans aimed at middle years students.
Using video in the classroom can help students make connections and provide them with opportunities to practice media literacy and critical viewing skills.
There are many FREE videos/clips online! On this blog is a collection of links to video-rich websites. While this is certainly not a complete list of all the video sites on the web, it will hopefully provide you with a variety of video resources for you to use in your classroom.
Zoo Burst Augmented Reality 3D Pop-up Books
actDEN currrently offers ten software tutorials, produced in conjunction with Microsoft K-12 Education, and seven exciting DEN courses. Each tutorial and online course offers up-to-date information and interactive features that encourage students to learn, think, and participate in the online community.
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