Posts Categorized: Content Creation

Students and Teachers Make Interactive Images with Thinglink

Students and Teachers Make Interactive Images with Thinglink

Interactive Images with Thinglink Thinglink‘s interactive image generator is perfect for enhancing illustrations and diagrams, making interactive infographics and posters, and creating scenes for digital breakout activities. Creating interactive images has never been easier. Just upload an image, and with a few clicks, you can add text, image overlays, video, links, or even vocal narration…. Read more

How to Create Your Own Google Expeditions with Tour Creator

How to Create Your Own Google Expeditions with Tour Creator

Google Expeditions I’m a big fan of Google Expeditions to bring students to places they may not otherwise go. I’m also a supporter of students creating media — and not just consuming it. Google Tour creator makes it easy for teachers and students to create interactive 360 photos and virtual reality tours that can be… Read more

How to Take 360 Photos without a 360 Camera

How to Take 360 Photos without a 360 Camera

360 Photos 360-degree photos (more commonly just called 360 photos) provide viewers with a more immersive experience. While they are commonly used to create virtual reality experiences, you can also view them on your device screen (no goggles required). In a couple of upcoming posts, I’ll share how students can create interactive 360 photo experiences,… Read more

A Voice Controlled Teleprompter? Yes, Please!

A Voice Controlled Teleprompter? Yes, Please!

Teleprompt.me Until now, teleprompter solutions were restricted to either setting the speed and hoping you can keep up / match its pace, or a series of slides that require the use of a remote or another person to scroll through for you. Teleprompt.me advances your script in the most natural way possible: Using your voice…. Read more

How to Remove the Background from Pictures of People in 3 Clicks

How to Remove the Background from Pictures of People in 3 Clicks

Remove the Background Automatically Remove.bg, short for “remove background” is the easiest way to remove the background from photos of people. Just upload or share the URL of a photo and the background will be removed instantly. Currently, it only works with images containing at least one person. Powered by Artificial Intelligence Removing the background… Read more

Create Custom Interactive Experiences That Your Students Will Love with Metaverse

Create Custom Interactive Experiences That Your Students Will Love with Metaverse

This collaboration is brought to you by Metaverse and is based on my unbiased experience using their platform. Metaverse is one of the most versatile platforms teachers and students can use to create interactive learning experiences. What kind of interactive experiences? Augmented Reality Virtual Reality Choose Your Own Adventure Digital Breakouts Games Polls Multiple Choice… Read more

How to Make Online Jigsaw Puzzles in 5 Easy Steps

How to Make Online Jigsaw Puzzles in 5 Easy Steps

Jigsaw Planet Online jigsaw puzzles are a fun way to provide clues in a variety of learning experiences, including breakout activities and scavenger hunts. I’ve even seen them used as part of an anticipatory set. Jigsaw Planet is perhaps the easiest way to make online jigsaw puzzles from any image. It’s free, and the puzzles… Read more

Paint Photos in the Style of Your Favorite Artist with Just 3 Clicks

Paint Photos in the Style of Your Favorite Artist with Just 3 Clicks

DeepArt.io is a fun, creative tool that transforms your photos into works of art in the style of famous paintings. Just upload your photo, choose your favorite style, and DeepArt’s algorithms will “paint” your masterpiece. Paint Your Photo in 3 Steps After uploading your photo, you have three options for choosing your style. You can… Read more

Instagram Template for Historical Figures, Book Characters, Authors…

Instagram Template for Historical Figures, Book Characters, Authors…

What if George Washington had an Instagram Account? What would we see in Harry Potter’s Instagram gallery? Now your students can answer these questions by creating Instagram profiles, posts, and galleries.  Virtual Impersonation Creating social media posts and profiles for people (real/fictional), places, plants, and animals has proven to be an engaging and thought-provoking experience for… Read more

Finally a School-Appropriate Emoji Generator

Finally a School-Appropriate Emoji Generator

Bitmoji – Emoji Generator Brings Personalized Fun to the Classroom Teachers love using Bitmojis for everything from personalizing posters and drawing attention to key concepts, to providing student feedback. They’ve been increasingly popular for student work too. Emoji generators have been a great way to increase engagement while students demonstrate understanding in creative ways like… Read more