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Library Happenings @Bement
New Year, new tools
Thinglink allows you to create interactive images. Choose an image and add text, video or images. I bet we could come up with ways to use this in every discipline.
Recite is a simple tool that allows you to "Turn a quote into a masterpiece". Create classroom posters, or spice up any presentation with this easy application.
Check out these examples---
100 Great Children's Books
If you download the PDF it is formatted with nice little checkboxes to keep track.
I love this quote from The Book Whisper, “When we meet and I discover that we have read and loved the same books, we are instant friends.”― Donalyn Miller
Each area: library, Mac lab, media room, reading room and the PCs are scheduled independently and color coded.
It's always best to plan ahead, but a spur-of-the-moment visit is just a phone call away.