Posts Categorized: Content Creation

How to Make Timelines in Google Sheets

How to Make Timelines in Google Sheets

You can now make timelines directly within Google Sheets. Learn how in less than three minutes.  View the entire video or click on any timestamp below to jump directly to that topic.  Google Sheets Timeline Template If you’d like to make the setup of this activity a little easier for your students, check out this… Read more

How to Use Green Screen on iMovie for Mac

How to Use Green Screen on iMovie for Mac

Learn everything you need to know with this step-by-step guide on how to use green screen on iMovie for Mac. We’ll cover how to use either video or still images as green screen backgrounds, as well as how to fine-tune your green screen to improve your overall video quality. You can watch the entire video… Read more

TikTok Template for the Classroom – Perfect for Any Subject Area

TikTok Template for the Classroom – Perfect for Any Subject Area

TikTok Template Students can now make a TikTok profile for historical figures, book characters, landforms, math functions, and more just by replacing the placeholder images and text on this template. Directions are located on both sides of each slide and can be deleted when finished. Copy the Google Slides TikTok Template Other Templates You Might… Read more

How to Create Fake Text Animations

How to Create Fake Text Animations

What if fictional characters, historical figures, or even cell organelles could send text messages?  Now they can. It’s quick, easy, and no accounts are required. Just upload character images, add their names, and type their conversation. Learn how in just 90 seconds. How to Create Fake Text Animations Steps from the video: Go to chat-animator.com…. Read more

How to Graph With Excel for Mac

How to Graph With Excel for Mac

Follow these step-by-step screencasts to learn how to graph with excel. Designed as a how-to for high school students, this video series covers how to create a line graph, bar graph, scatter plot, and histogram in excel. Although these videos are made with Microsoft Excel for Mac, the process is essentially the same on a… Read more

My Favorite QR Code Maker

My Favorite QR Code Maker

Not Your Average QR Code Maker I’ve previously featured a number of QR code makers, but QR Code Chimp stands out as my new favorite for several reasons. QR Code Chimp first got my attention when I was looking for a way to make round QR codes. In addition to having a wide selection of… Read more

Data GIF Maker: Tell Stories with Your Data

Data GIF Maker: Tell Stories with Your Data

Data GIF Maker Designed to help journalists tell stories with data, Data Gif Maker is a quick and easy way to make animated data visualizations. It doesn’t have many features; however, its simplicity makes it perfect for many situations where you’re only comparing data between a few items. Choose Your Template Choose from one of… Read more

A Simple Drag & Drop Graphic Organizer – CirclyApp

A Simple Drag & Drop Graphic Organizer – CirclyApp

CicrclyApp is a free drag-and-drop tool for visually representing concepts by creating circle-based graphic organizers. It’s a great tool for organizing ideas. Just make a circle, add some text, select color(s), and drag-and-drop to organize. There’s even an option to easily upload images to a circle. Plus, students can collaborate in real-time. Graphic Organizer Education… Read more

An Awesome Font Generator – Font Meme

An Awesome Font Generator – Font Meme

My Go-To Font Generator Transform any text with popular fonts in seconds. It’s quick, easy, and free, with no log-in required. From products and video games to movies and TV shows, Font Meme’s Font Generators have you covered. Font Meme I’ve previously featured meme generators on Nick’s Picks, but some fonts are so widely recognized… Read more

How to Optimize Images for the Web

How to Optimize Images for the Web

Why You Need an Image Optimizer If your website or LMS loads slowly, it’s could be due to the size of image files. You probably know that high-quality images tend to load slowly, but what you might not know is that you can fix this by reducing the file size of your image while maintaining high… Read more