Attendance iPhone app for teachers

Attendance App

Attendance is an app for the iPhone / iPod Touch or iPad, which allows you to take and keep attendance records. The problem with paper based attendance sheets is that they usually look messy with names added and crossed out. There is also often minimal space on paper to add marks, notes, emails and rarely attach photos. Plus I’m sure many teachers forget or misplace their paper rolls from time to time. This is where the Attendance app really shines for teachers that carry their iPhones in … [Read more...]

Blabberize “make images speak”

blabberize

Blabberize allows you to quickly animate any image to make it talk, by simply adding audio and specifying the bottom lip or jaw section. Within minutes you have a talking photo and the novelty factor of this will never wear thin for students. They absolutely love Blabberize. Make a famous person speak, give an animal a voice, even add a mouth to an inanimate object like a hamburger and discuss its nutritional value. The key to utilizing Blabberize is being creative with your lesson planning … [Read more...]

Wallwisher “an online notice board”

wallwisher

Wallwisher allows anyone to set up an online wall in minutes, which can be customised via different themes. A wall is basically the 'web page' where people actually post messages. Students, colleagues or friends can then post written text, images, videos or links to your wall in a matter of seconds, without having to log on. There are a few more options like choosing your own wallwisher url, adding a picture and making the wall public for everyone or private for your eyes only. Your wall updates … [Read more...]

Links to useful web2.0 tools

links

I have put together a long list of website links to web 2.0 tools and other software, which may be useful in the classroom. Most are free to use for anyone or by registering using your school email address. Check them out here or by clicking links at the top of each page. If you know of any other useful online tools or free software why not share it with others. Add a comment below of share ideas in the Edjudo forum. Over time more reviews of web2.0 tools and software will be added to … [Read more...]