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New: Book Week 2013 - Spine Poems created by our students
Planners - See Student Toolbox

Oliver

- search our library catalogue
- from school only
a Google a day
- Start Playing

Improve your reading speed
and comprehension.
Paste in the text you
would like to speed read.
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Writing a bibliography? - Harvard System
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Writing bibliographies and referencing - handout
Bibliography formatting grid - tables
Annotating bibliographies - pps, ppt

Searching?
Define
Dictionaries
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In a Google or Bing search add
"define:" in front of your word.
Example: define: plasma
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http://www.wordhippo.com
Enter word or phrase:

One Look Dictionary Search
Examples: bluebird, blue*, *bird, bl????rd, bl*:snow
Locate and
select
Search engines
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Boolean Searching with "and", "or" and "not".
Google
Problems with Google search formats?
Try https://encrypted.google.com/

Enter what you want to calculate
or know about : Wolfram Alpha
Locate and
select
Search
engines
Choose a reading level
in Google. Search in Google
then in left column click
"More Search Tools" and
"Reading Level".
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Images of websites are shown
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Maths and science videos, ...
Locate and
select
Search
engines

Sweet Search
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Compare, contrast, find the difference
GLEAN
Comparison Tool
Locate and
select
Search
engines
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Works with Chrome and Firefox
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- brainstorm and search
Locate and
select
Encyclopedias
Encyclopaedia Brittanica
Access through ACT Public Library
- have your card number and pin number ready
Gale Virtual Reference Centre
Access through ACT Public Library - have your card number and pin number ready

Wikipedia and
Simple English Wikipedia
Create
Images,
Creative
Commons
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Creative Commons images
from Flickr, Australian
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Restrict your search to
Creative Commons images
National Geographic Stock.com
Images,
music,
video

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Images, music, video, ...
Google Advanced Image Search
tick -
labelled for reuse with modification
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HTML code for Flickr images.
Useful for adding attributions
to blogs, wikis,...
Type of CC
licences for
images
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Use, alter, must credit
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Use, alter, non-commercial, must credit
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Use, alter, share alike, must credit
Types of CC
licences for
images
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Use, don't alter, must credit
(Smartcopying: Schools)
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Use, non-commercial, share alike, must credit
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Use, non-commercial, don't alter, must credit
Attributing
images
- examples
of captions
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Photo by nattu
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http://flic.kr/p/2GxWxR
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Photo by nattu, It takes a long time to grow young,
http://flic.kr/p/2GxWxR

Web Tools?
Define
Brainstorming
mindmup.jpg MindMup
Brainstorm, build a mind map
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Brainstorm and concept map
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Define
Brainstorming
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Use the blank template to brainstorm
answergarden.png Brainstorm ideas, embed, Wordle

Select
Note making
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Notetaker

Organize 5 levels of notes. Copy and paste into Word.
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Save notes, images,... and access from any online computer. Need to login.
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Highlight notes on a web page and email them or link to the page, add sticky notes - needs Google Chrome
Diigo - sticky notes, highlighting, ...
Word processing
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Word process together in real time.
Etherpad Lite
Multiple authors simultaneously
collaborate on a document
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Create and share drafts - email URL
Back
Channelling
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Backchannelling - set up during a class, give web address to students.
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Word patterns
Wordle
Tagxedo
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Presentations
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Educational Exchange
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Make a digital poster - use videos, images, text, ...
Example: Royal Reads
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Create a timeline.
Presentations
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Tell stories with words, photos, and videos - on desktops, iPads, ...
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To an image add hotspots - text, URL, Youtube video, ...
PicMonkey
Photoeditor
Infographics
- visual
graphics,
posters
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Create and share visual ideas online
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Creating infographics info : 1, 2
Tools for Teachers
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Resources and databases at Trove, NLA

Tools for
Teachers
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Use primary source documents
to make storyboards and movies
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Think about and debate an issue
together
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Add text and lines to a Google Map.
Tools for
Teachers
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Create a video recording of your screen.
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YouTube converter - use it online.
Tools for
Teachers
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World population, ... right now
Scale of the Universe
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Click any balloon for a newspaper.
Colours represent language. Drag map.
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Solve problems step by stgep. Good for group brainstorming

  

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