Animoto -- online movie construction, combining photos, video clips andmusic
Glogster -- online posters with photos and video
Life Online -- timeline tool using your own photos or theirs to create customized timleines.
Newspaper Tool -- create a newspaper image from own text
Prezi -- online non-liner presentation tool
Projects That Pop (multiple project ideas
with explanations and links) from Frisco ISD TX
Scrapblog -- online scrapbooking site
Storyboard.That -- Amazing use of storyboard creator. Hero's Journey is the best.
StoryTools -- includes 50+ online resources for student work. Better than Wow!
ToonDoo -- online cartoon creation
Wix -- free Flash website builder
creates “word clouds” from text you provide. Print as .pdf Tagxedo even allows you to choose the shape of your
60 Second Recap -- Short witty versions of great literature
Book-a-Minute -- Mini versions of the classics
The Book of Qualities by J. Ruth Gendler inspires writing by personifying abstract qualities
Bulwer-Lytton Contest -- the famous “it was a dark and stormy night” contest
Calendar of Literary Facts -- birthdays, firsts, publishing and performance information
Find a Grave -- locations, inscriptions, even pictures of the famous
Haiku Generator -- totally random yet weirdly sensible
Learn Out Loud and Loud Lit -- free audio files
Library of Congress Educator Resources -- Primary Source Sets and Teacher Analysis Guides are especially useful.
One Book One College -- site provides links to all-school reads
Shakespearean Insulter -- taunt someone with real insults from Shakespeare
Don Pogebra’s Quixotic Pedagogue is a gorgeous and useful website with generous shared material.
Ronnie Campagna’s DropBox is a wealth of materials. Please download; do not delete or move.
Jerry Brown’s website has buried treasure, well worth seeking.
Keenan Hart’s free Prompts to Publishing -- daily prompts for Middle School, Intermediate, and English Language learners.
One Book, One College: Common Reading Programs -- List maintained by Barbara Fister (last updated in 2013).
Voice Lessons PowerPoints --
by Marcie Belgard and typed for sharing by Jo Krajeck
Tone Multiple Choice & Answers document
PowerPoint Paper -- Each slide is a different paper design to use as backgrounds for your own PowerPoints
Education Designs -- Each slide is appropriate for report and projects
Writing Prompts -- Two-page design sets for picture & related written prompt
Quote Prompts -- Each quote can be explained, discussed, analyzed, supported, contradicted, and/or used as a sentence model.
Writing Quotes -- The quote on each slide relates to writing, reading, or a specific form of literature.
Autobiography Project -- The assignments in the Autobiography Portfolio.
Writing about Art -- great images for visual literacy.
Demotivational Posters -- This parody of motivational posters is just for fun.