Five Cool Websites You Can Use in School


www.pics4learning.com
Provides copyright-friendly pictures for students and teachers. These pictures can legally be used in multimedia presentations or even fund raisers.

http://people.uncw.edu/ertzbergerj/msgames.htm
Jeff Ertzberger of UNCW has created a number of learning games that only require PowerPoint.

http://www.magneticpoetry.com/
The people who sell those magnetic poetry kits are gracious enough to provide a free online version.

http://www.visuwords.com/
Kids who are very visual often have a horrible experience with looking up words in the dictionary. Here's a solution. Visuwords shows not only shows a word's definitions, but also how those definitions relate to each other.

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html
Tons and tons and tons of virtual math manipulatives. Very useful for math-phobes like me.

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