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- Project (Safari Montage) playing on the overhead and have something different on the computer: 1. Open System Preferences, 2. Select Display, Step 3. Click button "show displays in menu bar", look for icon on top bar of desktop, select "turn off mirroring". To see this option, the computer must be connected to the projector.
- To take a screen shot picture command (apple)+shift+4 then drag to select the area you want in the picture.
- Create a podcast by reading a book to make a CD for listening centers.
- Have students create movies by using a video camera and iMovie
Google Docs Ideas for the Classroom
Read, Write, Think Engage your students in online literacy learning with these interactive tools that help them accomplish a variety of goals—from organizing their thoughts to learning about language—all while having fun.
Wordle Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You can print them out, or save them to the Wordle gallery to share with your friends. For ideas go to http://www.ideastoinspire.co.uk/wordle.htm