Technology - Fall Fun Night

November 21, 2013

Mission For Tonight

•To share eSchool access with you
•To share My Big Campus with you
•To share educational, fun websites to motivate your child
Shafer Shark Creed

Parent Conferences - November 26th and 27th

Videos

Reinforcing at Home With Videos


Learn Zillion

http://learnzillion.com/lessons

Is your child having difficulty with a math or language art concept? Does your child need some review on a concept? Instead of playing MIndcraft, explore some educational videos.

  • Video lessons and assessments.
  • Each lesson highlights a Common Core Standard

Khan Academy - You Can Learn ANYTHING . . .for FREE!

Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org/
Tons of videos for instruction and flipping

How To Videos . . .

Watch - Know - Learn
http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Category.aspx?CategoryID=76
Free educational videos - categorized by subject area

Study Aids

Online Flashcards - Students LOVE This!

Students create interactive study cards for ALL subject areas. Search the "stacks" for review lessons and activitis.
http://quizlet.com/


Breaking Down Concepts!

InstaGrok
30 Free Account - Worth the exploration
http://www.instagrok.com/
Graphical concept maps show how ideas connect


Improving Vocabulary

Grade level words with pictures and audio
http://www.vocabahead.com/StudyRoom/tabid/61/Default.aspx


Shafer Library Resources

Use this link to access all of resources available to your children. They are familiar with these links. Sign out eBooks!
http://www.bensalemsd.org/Page/5634


My Big Campus

Here's a way to organize all of your resources. Brian Allen is a master!
MBC

TIME TO CREATE! - Have FUN!

Motivational Posters

AutoMotivator
http://wigflip.com/automotivator
Printable motivational posters


More Photo Collages

http://www.photovisi.com/
-Quick and easy collage maker


VERY Popular Photo Editor

http://fotoflexer.com/
-Super easy photo editor with lots of free effects


Collage

No log in required. Just upload pictures. Pick a shape or a word and download.
http://www.getloupe.com/create


Visual Poetry

Language is a Virus
http://www.languageisavirus.com/visual-poetry/#.UhLAzLxYWVG
Creative use of words


Using Words to Create - Tags

•ImageChef
http://www.imagechef.com/photos
Word Mosaic - Upload words, select a design, and save!
LOTS of fun things to try :)
•Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/
Copy and paste words or type in words. The more times you type a word, the larger the word will appear.