Are you putting together your toolkit of technology and lessons right now? A lot of great tools have been submitted to edshelf in the last week. Here are six notable additions that educators like yourself found particularly useful.
- Tagul - A fan of Wordle? Here is a word cloud generator for those that want precise control. Clouds can even be shaped into symbols.
- LastPass - How often have you or your students forgotten a password? Fix that right now with this popular password manager.
- PressBooks - Need to create a PDF or online ebook? With this open-source service built on top of the WordPress blogging system, you can.
- Sketchpad Explorer - Do you use of math manipulatives? This is a free iPad app with a fairly robust set of manipulatives, activities, and workbooks.
- Green Screen Movie FX - Want to wow your students or colleagues with video special effects? Use this iPhone app’s green screen like a movie professional.
- Puppet Pals 2 - A fan of the Puppet Pals app? Here is their encore, re-imagined and easier to use. It takes telling stories with digital puppets to the next level.
Enjoy these new additions!
Mike Lee, Co-founder of edshelf