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Archived Innovative Teaching Resources
http://surfaquarium.com/IT/
All the Surfaquarium resources you have counted on archived here for your continued use!

Big Huge Labs for Educators
http://bighugelabs.com/education.php
BigHugeLabs is proud to assist you with your education goals. Sign up for a free Educator account and you can vView and download content created by your students.

ChartGo
http://www.chartgo.com/
ChartGo allows youto create charts online quickly: bar charts, line charts or pie charts. Simply paste your data in the chart data area and hit the create chart button.

Crypto Club
http://cryptoclub.math.uic.edu/
This middle-grade site focuses on the science of sending and breaking secret messages while applying mathematics.


Curriki SmartBoard Templates
http://www.curriki.org/xwiki/bin/view/Coll_Dharpine/SmartBoard
A collection of 17 SmartBoard tools and activities developed by a South Carolina Social Studies teacher. You can save them under a new file name or exporting it as a .PDF.

Early Childhood Interactive Resources
http://delicious.com/haugen.ka/earlychildhood+interactive
Excellent interactive early childhood-appropriate web-based resources brought together here via Kirsten Haugen's del.icio.us bookmarks.

Etherpad
http://etherpad.com/
EtherPad is the only web-based word processor that allows people to work together in real-time; any changes are instantly reflected on everyone's screen.

Footnote
http://www.footnote.com/
Footnote is a collection of over 58 million original historical documents that help students to explore primary source documents and original sources

Interactive Web Sites for Grades PreK-12
http://jc-schools.net/tutorials/interactive.htm
A nice collection of interactive online activities and resources for all grades, assembled here by the Jefferson County, Tennessee Public Schools.

Lingt
http://lingtlanguage.com/
Lingt helps you to create online assignments that make engaging and assessing student spoken performance as natural as giving out a worksheet.

Literacy Center
http://www.literacycenter.net/
This non-profit delivers free, professionally-designed education material to preschool-age children directly to their homes, libraries, and schools.

Prezi
http://prezi.com/
Prezi allows you to create free visualization and storytelling without slides live on stage and on the web.

SchoolTube
http://www.schooltube.com
SchoolTube provides students and educators a safe, world class, free media sharing website approved
by registered teachers!

ScreenCastle
http://screencastle.com/
Record a screencast directly from you browser and store your completed screencasts right on the sight for easy access and use from any Internet connection.


Shmoop
http://www.shmoop.com/teachers/
Shmoop offers study guides for literature, US history, poetry, and civics, as well as biographies of famous people written with kids in mind.

SmartBoard Resources
http://delicious.com/haugen.ka/smartboard
Kirsten Haugen has brought together all of these bookmarks for top-notch SmartBoard respurces using her del.icio.us account.

Spezify
http://www.spezify.com/
Spezify is a search tool presenting results from a large number of websites in different visual ways to generate extensive and diverse search results.

Stixy
http://www.stixy.com
Stixy makes it easy for you to create tasks, appointments, files, photos, notes, and bookmarks that you can share with others!


TEFL Clips
http://www.teflclips.com/
TEFLclips offers lesson plans for clips from YouTube and other video sharing sites. Every week a new lesson plan is added.

VisuWords
http://www.visuwords.com/
Touted as an online graphical dictionary, VisuWords allows users to perform dynamic semantic meaning of words
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Wordle
http://www.wordle.net/
Wordle is a toy for generating "word clouds" from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.