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Martin Schoket Nov 2011 Website Resource List http://prezi.

com/ - Prezi is great way to break up the onotony o! PowerPoint Presentations an" a##ows you to pro"uce ore creative an" non-#inear presentations o! in!or ation$ %here are a nu ber o! uses !or Prezi in an &ng#ish c#assroo ' inc#u"ing graphic representations' #iterature roa" aps' story organizers' "iagra s an" any other activities$ http://www.aimoo.com/ - (i oo is a !ree on#ine "iscussion !oru where you can create your own topic threa"s$ ) wou#" use this !oru !or peer e"iting o! anony ous assign ents #ike stu"ent*s persona# writings' as we## as !or genera# "iscussion !or ho ework or a +uiz gra"e$ http://www.youtube.com/ - ,outube is -ust a great resource !or a nu ber o! things' inc#u"ing #ectures' ovie c#ips' !a ous recitations' poetry rea"ings' an" any ore$ http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/collections - %his website is a "igita# on#ine #ibrary."atabase o! ancient te/ts' arti!acts an" cu#ture with interactive !eatures an" origina# #anguages$ 0u#tures an" ti e perio"s inc#u"e1 2reek-Ro an' (rabic' 2er anic' Renaissance' 13th 0entury' an" 4u anist thought$ %his is about as c#ose as you can get !or pri ary research in a secon"ary &ng#ish setting$ http://trackstar.4teachers.org/trackstar/ - 5n#ine #essons an" activities1 0o##ect Web sites' enter the into %rackStar' a"" annotations !or your stu"ents' an" you have an interactive' on#ine #esson ca##e" a %rack$ 0reate your own %rack or use one o! the hun"re"s o! thousan"s a#rea"y a"e by other e"ucators$ Search the "atabase by sub-ect' gra"e' or the e an" stan"ar" !or a +uick an" easy activity$ http://www.arcademicskillbuilders.com/ - %his site has aca"e ic an" interactive type ga es to he#p boost ski## with an activity that "oes not see so uch #ike an activity$ (#though the ga es see so ewhat chi#"ish' the content an" the ski## nee"e" to p#ay are su!!icient !or a""ing e/tra he#p$ )t wou#" be a goo" resource !or stu"ents who constant#y !inish their work ear#y$ http://assignaday.4teachers.org/ - (ssign-(-6ay is a !ree too# "esigne" to enhance teacher an" stu"ent co unication through an on#ine teacher- anage" ca#en"ar$ %eachers create a ca#en"ar !or each o! their c#asses an" a"" assign ents !or the stu"ents to view$ Stu"ents view their teachers7 ca#en"ars in or"er to see assign ents !or c#asses they ight have isse"' or to get an overview o! the c#ass$ http://notestar.4teachers.org/ - NoteStar is an )nternet uti#ity to assist in the preparation o! research papers$ %eachers an" stu"ents can set up research pro-ects with topics an" sub-topics$ Stu"ents ay then take a"vantage o! NoteStar7s any !eatures to co##ect an" organize their notes an" prepare their bib#iography page$ http://www.protagonize.com/ - Protagonize is a socia# e"ia website !or aspiring authors an" writing hobbyists to receive criti+ue on their works o! writing$ ) wou#" use this site !or stu"ents to post stories o! their own !or e/tra cre"it an" !or anony ous posts o! writings$ http://www.esl-bits.net/ - %his is a site !or &ng#ish Language Learners with recor"ings o! rea"ings !ro !a ous an" co on#y use" #iterature' poetry' an" usic$ )t*s use" to a"" an a""itiona# #eve#

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