Posts Categorized: Content Creation

Vine – Make Six-Second Educational Videos

Vine – Make Six-Second Educational Videos

Vine – Make Six-Second Educational Videos Vine.Co Vine is a free mobile app that allows users to make six-second videos that they can then share via Twitter, Facebook, or sharing a link.  Last spring I noticed students becoming increasingly interested in making funny social videos with Vine and began to wonder if it had any educational value. So, what… Read more

Fake Tweet Builder

Fake Tweet Builder

Note: This site appeared to be no longer active as of Summer 2016. Check out Simitator instead.   Fake Tweet Builder http://faketweetbuilder.com/ Give your students a fun and creative chance to create fake Twitter conversations by historical figures, book characters, politicians, authors… The interface is incredibly easy to use, and allows you to add custom avatars, background colors and… Read more

Spreaker – Podcasting Made Simple

Spreaker – Podcasting Made Simple

Spreaker http://www.spreaker.com/   Looking for an easy way for you or your students to podcast?  Check out Spreaker.  Spreaker allows you to easily record podcasts or audio clips.  You can broadcast live, or save the recording for and broadcast it later.  The interface is extremely easy to use with no software installation required.  A virtual mixing board adds some nice… Read more

Wordle – Quick & Easy Word Clouds

Wordle – Quick & Easy Word Clouds

  www.wordle.net What is Wordle? “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. You can tweak your clouds with different fonts, layouts, and color schemes. The images you create with Wordle are yours to use however you like. You… Read more