I was asked by Julia Skinner from the 100 Word Challenge to create some videos to show people how to blog and then how to submit it into the weekly challenge.
Once you have written the blog post, and it has been approved if necessary, then this video shows how to submit it to the 100wc.net website.
Zondle have released additonal activities and resources to help support the Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar tests. This video gives a quick run-through.
Also available on Vimeo.
Storybird is an amazing website that gives you the opportunity to choose from a selection of artwork and then write a story based around those pictures.
It provides an educational account as well as a free version.
Below is a YouTube video, the Vimeo link is here.
A link to some ideas for Storybird is here.
This is a great, simple collage maker and only takes a few seconds to create a great looking photo montage. Kris from Collagemaker.me made the video below.
Primary Technology have made a great Pictograph tool that can be used to create a graph in seconds.
The tool can be found here: http://primaryschoolict.com/pictograph/
Photovisi (www.photovisi.com) is a simple tool that allows the user to create a collage of photos. There is no need to sign-up to an account and the images can be downloaded for free.
This is a 5minute video showing how to create a house using Google Sketch-up. This product is now owned by Trimble and is available here: http://www.sketchup.com/intl/en/index.html
ActivInspire is predominantly used as a teacher tool for presenting information to children but it shares many similarities with other tools such as PowerPoint and can therefore be used by children quite easily too. Each page is similar to a PowerPoint slide and it can contain images, information and links to other resources Spiderman Bouncer Slide Combo.
This video gives a quick overview of how to create a flipchart using ActivInspire.
This video is also available to view Vimeo by clicking here.
To view this video on Vimeo, click here.
Isle of Tune (www.isleoftune.com) is a website that starts with a blank green island. The user then adds roads to the island and decorates these with trees, lamp-posts and houses. Each of these items can have notes or noises attached to them so that when the car drives along the road, it plays the sound attached to those objects.
Islands can be shared via a URL and popular islands can be viewed too.
To view the video on Vimeo, click here.