Posts Categorized: Content Creation

Make Talking Pictures with Blabberize

Make Talking Pictures with Blabberize

Make Talking Pictures with Blabberize Blabberize.com Blabberize is a simple tool for content creation. Students can make any picture talk with just a few quick clicks. Click play on the koala below for an example. Create an Account A free account is required to save your work, so you’ll want to take care of that… Read more

An Online Drawing Tool That Makes Everyone an Artist – AutoDraw

An Online Drawing Tool That Makes Everyone an Artist – AutoDraw

An Online Drawing Tool That Makes Everyone an Artist AutoDraw AutoDraw.com Teachers have so many assignments that ask students to demonstrate learning through drawing. I can’t say how many times in the past I’ve had students sketch the water cycle or a food web. Unfortunately drawing can be daunting task for a lot of us…. Read more

Create Infographics and Presentations Like a Pro with Visme

Create Infographics and Presentations Like a Pro with Visme

Create Infographics and Presentations Like a Pro with Visme Visme.co Visme is a powerful tool to help you create stunning infographics and presentations. Most tools in this category are either easy to use but lacking in quality, or of professional quality with a steep learning curve. Visme is in a category of its own with professional-quality tools… Read more

An Interactive Timeline Maker That Works on Any Device

An Interactive Timeline Maker That Works on Any Device

An Interactive Timeline Maker That Works on Any Device Timetoast Looking for a Timeline Maker for Your Students? With several timeline makers to choose from, Timetoast has consistently been one of my favorites. The timeline editor is incredibly easy to use.  Another useful feature not found in all timeline makers is the ability to add… Read more

Transform Student Writing into Professionally Illustrated Books

Transform Student Writing into Professionally Illustrated Books

Transform Student Writing into Professionally Illustrated Books Storybird What if, instead of giving students another writing assignment that they are likely to dread, you could tell them that the stories they were about to write were going to be professionally illustrated and published and shared? Storybird provides everything you need to make that happen. From beautiful… Read more

Student Blogs – Everything You Need to Get Started for Free

Student Blogs – Everything You Need to Get Started for Free

Student Blogs – Everything You Need to Get Started for Free – Edublogs I’m often asked about my favorite site for student blogs. Over the years, my students have used Google Sites, Weebly, and Wix, just to name a few. Edublogs has always offered some of the best features teachers look for, but most of… Read more

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Make Cartoons Online – ToonyTool

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Make Cartoons Online – ToonyTool

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Make Cartoons Online – ToonyTool ToonyTool provides the easiest way to make single-frame cartoons online. It’s free, and doesn’t require users to create an account. If you’re looking for a quick solution for students and don’t need a lot of extra bells and whistles, you won’t find an easier option than ToonTool…. Read more

3 Free Music Sites for Teachers and Students

3 Free Music Sites for Teachers and Students

3 Free Music Sites for Teachers and Students Part of empowering students to create content requires providing them with copyright-friendly sources of media to use in their work. While many sites provide free images for use in student work, it can be difficult to find free music that students can use in their projects. The… Read more

Make Image Backgrounds Transparent with This Background Remover

Make Image Backgrounds Transparent with This Background Remover

Make Image Backgrounds Transparent with Background Burner The ability to remove the background from an image, and make it transparent, is a handy skill when creating content. I recently saw some nicely designed web page buttons, but the impact of all the hard work put into making that button was diminished by it being surrounded by a background that… Read more