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Archived Innovative Teaching Resources
All the Surfaquarium resources you have counted on archived here for your continued use!

Big Huge Labs for Educators
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 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
This middle-grade site focuses on the science of sending and breaking secret messages while applying mathematics.

Curriki SmartBoard Templates
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
Excellent interactive early childhood-appropriate web-based resources brought together here via Kirsten Haugen's bookmarks.

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Footnote is a collection of over 58 million original historical documents that help students to explore primary source documents and original sources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
A nice collection of interactive online activities and resources for all grades, assembled here by the Jefferson County, Tennessee Public Schools.

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

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

Prezi allows you to create free visualization and storytelling without slides live on stage and on the web.

SchoolTube provides students and educators a safe, world class, free media sharing website approved
by registered teachers!

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 offers study guides for literature, US history, poetry, and civics, as well as biographies of famous people written with kids in mind.

SmartBoard Resources
Kirsten Haugen has brought together all of these bookmarks for top-notch SmartBoard respurces using her account.

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 makes it easy for you to create tasks, appointments, files, photos, notes, and bookmarks that you can share with others!

TEFL Clips
TEFLclips offers lesson plans for clips from YouTube and other video sharing sites. Every week a new lesson plan is added.

Touted as an online graphical dictionary, VisuWords allows users to perform dynamic semantic meaning of words

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.