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Super Magnetic Crazy Silly Magnet Desk Awesome Fun Toy BG EA

Specifications: Material: Silicone Grease Box material: metal Color: gold, black, purple, silver, green, blue Net weight: 58g Package included: 1 box of Plasticine 1x Magnetic Cube Product Features 1.It is infused with super-tiny magnetic properties with much stronger magnetic force compare the previous version. 2.This product is an educational toy for the growing kids, who […]

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10 Awesome Storybook Apps to Develop Your Kids Love for Reading

November 16, 2016Following our post on some of the best eBook libraries for kids, we curated for you this collection of iPad apps featuring 10 popular storybooks for young readers. Teachers and parents can use these interactive stories to not only help kids learn to read but also build good reading habits and develop children’s […]

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Awesome Free Templates for Creating Educational Magazines, Brochures and Newspapers

The popular Lucidpress platform has this library featuring a number of excellent free templates to use for a variety of educational (as well as business) purposes. Templates are already pre-designed and you don’t have to do any formatting, you simply plug in your content to get the look you are looking for in a matter […]

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3 Awesome Chrome Extensions to Enhance Students Reading Experience

Below are some excellent Chrome apps to enhance students reading experience. The apps provide, among other things,  a clutter free and reader-friendly interface and eliminate distractive features around online articles and blog posts. 1- Clearly ‘With one click, Clearly makes blog posts and articles clean and easy to read. Clearly eliminates all distractions from your online […]

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3 Awesome Google Drive Templates for Creating Lesson Plans

May 5, 2016The new Google Drive Template Galleries for Docs, Sheets, and Slides embeds some really interesting templates to use for a variety of educational purposes.There are templates for creating resumes;  templates for writing letters, essays, book reports, and class notes. There are also work-related templates for creating things such as brochures, project proposals, newsletters […]

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Some Awesome End of School Year Worksheets, Printables, and Checklists

May 4, 2016After posting about digital activities and tools to use for wrapping up the school year, below are some more resources in this direction. These are  excellent websites and webpages where you can access a wide variety of worksheets, printables, checklists, visuals and many other materials designed specifically for the end of school year […]

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3 Awesome Interactive Graphic Organizers to Help Students with Their Writing Projects

April  22, 2016Below are three very good interactive graphic organizers students can use in their writing projects. These tools will particularly help students develop detailed outlines and organize their ideas and thoughts to facilitate the writing process. These graphic organizers are created by the folks in Readwritethink and are completely free. They do not require […]

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An Awesome Tool for Creating Cartoon Style Stories with Students

April 4, 2016StoryTop is an excellent web tool students can use for digital storytelling projects. It is easy to use, free, does not require any software download, and  login is not required in order to save or share stories.  StoryTop provides a number of key elements for creating stories including: pre-made backgrounds, pictures of people […]

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Awesome Poster Featuring 10 iPad Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills

January 14, 2016Critical thinking  is a much needed skill especially in this era which is fraught with digital distractions and infomania. As a cognitive competence, critical thinking embraces several conceptual skills that include synthesizing, assessing, analyzing, applying and evaluating information. Critical thinking allows students to make informed  and rational decisions as it forces them to […]

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Here Is An Awesome Tool for Creating Postcards in Class

January 9, 2015Postcard Creator is an excellent interactive tool from ReadWriteThink students can use to create awesome postcards to share with others. You can use it in writing activities with your students to engage them in literacy learning. Besides learning about the different parts making a postcard, Postcard Creator provides students with a ready made […]

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Add Awesome Fonts to Your iPad Using AnyFont App

December 17, 2015AnyFont is a good application that lets you install more fonts to your iPad or other iOS devices. Once installed, AnyFont provides you access to a variety of fonts that you can use on apps such as: Keynote, Numbers, Pages, Word, Excel, PowerPoint for iPad and many more. As you will see in […]

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10 Awesome iPad Apps for Brain Workout

November 4, 2015Brain fitness is just as important as physical fitness for staying healthy. There is a growing body of scientific literature on the importance of cognitive workout. For instance, a study featured in CBS News found that ’people who kept their brains active most of their lives by reading, writing, completing crossword puzzles, or […]

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Two Awesome Apps for Creating Educational Shows with Students

May 24, 2015 We received an email a few days ago from a teacher asking about a good iPad app for creating simulated TV shows with students. The apps we suggest below are both from Launchpad Toys which have been acquired by Google a couple of months ago. These are probably among the most popular […]

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Awesome Interactive Simulations for Learning Math and Science

April 19, 2015 PhET is a very good platform that offers free interactive simulations to help students develop a an informed understanding of a variety of phenomena covering science, physics and math. These simulations come to life via the use of graphics, interactive controls, sliders and radio buttons. Students can easily manipulate its intuitive interface […]

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