Writing and Technology Workshop

Tag Cloud Generators

You Are Words creates an image of your words

Tag Cloud Generator Create a tag cloud from a website, great for current events.

Vocab Grabber Powered by the Visual Thesaurus

Our friends at Image Chef create a word mosaic

Word Shift paste your text and create a tag cloud

Try Tag Cloud to create your image

Much Like Wordle Word It Out

Wordle always a favorite

Tagxedo also a great resource

Screencasting

http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/

http://www.screenr.com/ Create screencasts

http://www.techsmith.com/Jing/?gclid=CNmN9u6nuKkCFULsKgodGWcr_A

http://camstudio.org/ Free software for screencasting

Online Research

http://www.diigo.com/ Now you can highlight in two colors.

http://livebinder.com/ Live Binder

http://www.evernote.com/

http://kwout.com/

http://etherpad.com/

http://www.wallwisher.com/ Create virtual post it notes

Working with Images

http://www.tucows.com/previ... The program is called Sqirlz Morph. This was great fun

http://www.flickr.com/ Flickr image collection.

http://next.yahoo.net/photosoup/ Create puzzles with images.

http://www.gifup.com/ Create animated gifs about vocab words.

http://wordle.net/ Create tag clouds with Wordle.

http://www.fodey.com Create talking tomatoes, flowers and much more.

http://makesweet.com/ Similar to Image Chef.

http://www.pimpampum.net/toys/ Amazing Flickr Toys I forgot about!

http://www.pimpampum.net/bubblr/archive.php Check the Bubblr archives for my pumpkin carving “how to”.

http://www.pimpampum.net/memry/enter.php Create a memory game with Flickr images.

http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=4329 Create “virtual books” with images from Flickr

http://www.lunapic.com/editor/ Online photo editing

http://pixenate.com/ Online photo editing site.

http://www.customsigngenerator.com/ Image generators


Additional Resources


http://www.jenuinetech.com/ Projects by Jen

http://www.tagxedo.com/ Tagxedo

http://www.wordle.net/ Tag clouds with Wordle

http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/ Create your own screencasts

http://www.iear.org/ Iear.org

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play/51894 QR codes

http://qrcode.kaywa.com/ Generate a QR code

http://blogs.henrico.k12.va.us/trhart/ Tyler Hart's website.

http://www.usi.edu/distance/bdt.htm Blooms taxonomy of Web 2.0 tools

http://jeopardylabs.com/ Jeopardy Labs

http://www.projectsbyjen.com/calendar.htm Projects by Jen

http://projectsbyjen.com/GTW/ Guess the Wordle

http://www.qrstuff.com Simple flexible QR code generator

http://www.qrvoice.net Generate QR codes that use your device's built-in voice



https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Df51ydaN56ndpHv42BcFaAxGJ-bEkpSG-6CA4_SRZpM/edit Eldorado shared document

Web 2.0 Tools

http://www.go2web20.net/ A comprehensive collection of web 2.0 tools

http://twitter.com Twitter.com

http://www.tweetdeck.com/ Organize your tweets using Tweet Deck

http://twitter4teachers.pbworks.com/w/page/22554534/FrontPage A Twitter directory

Visit historical tweets for a good laugh through history in 140 characters or less