Monthly Archives: August 2014

Why You Remember Less When You Read from a Screen

There are undeniable advantages to carrying a whole library on your Kindle or tablet computer but retaining the information you read doesn’t seem to be one of them. Recent studies agree that when it comes to recalling information, you’re probably … Continue reading

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Clone Magic – Clone Yourself, Split Pic, Clone Camera and Air Pic Maker for SnapChat, Tumblr, Kik Messenger and Flickr (Photography) – Zbynek Kysela

Clone Magic – Clone Yourself, Split Pic, Clone Camera and Air Pic Maker for SnapChat, Tumblr, Kik Messenger and Flickr 2.0.2 Device: iOS Universal Category: Photography Price: $1.99 -> Free, Version: 2.0.2 (iTunes) Description: ***FREE FOR TODAY ONLY***Do you want … Continue reading

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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Guest blogger Julie Coiro, a professor of education, examines four critical thinking disciplines for helping middle and high school students determine the value of information they read online. Source: http://www.edutopia.org See on Scoop.it – Handy Online Tools for Schools

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All these modern phrases you probably use are actually from Shakespeare – Daily Genius

Share on FacebookTweet ThisGoogle+Pin ItLinkedIn Do some things really set your teeth on edge? Are you waiting for events in your life to truly come ‘full circle’ at some point? Source: dailygenius.com See on Scoop.it – Handy Online Tools for … Continue reading

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Opal Davis Dawson on Twitter: 12 roles for Goole Drive in Classroom @TeachThought #satchat http://t.co/Xwtoqmu5DB

12 roles for Google Drive in Classroom #satchat http://t.co/jVbSOwZkUM #edchat #sunchat #edtech Source: twitter.com See on Scoop.it – Handy Online Tools for Schools

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Online Books

Online books International Children’s Digital Library The best in children’s literature from around the world available online free of charge. DailyLit Want to tackle some of the classics but simply don’t have the time? This site sends you a chapter … Continue reading

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4 resources to help you assess historical thinking

Four online tools that you can use to measure the historical thinking skills of your kids. Source: http://www.scoop.it See on Scoop.it – Handy Online Tools for Schools

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