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Dennis OConnor

Beyond Words: Meaning in Motion | Digital Is ... - 13 views

  • Watching text in motion is nothing new for readers of all levels. We watch words travel across screens of various shapes and sizes, and we set words in motions as we move throughout our daily lives reading text in various places and contexts. What happens, then, when we become more deliberate in our thinking about placing text in motion and the direction suggested by the text itself? How does motion affect meaning and our interpretative process?
Caroline Bachmann

Abiator's Worksheets Vault - 8 views

    English Skills Worksheets for Grades 5-8
Caroline Bachmann

Apture - - 18 views

    Application that allows you to learn more about anything you highlight on a website without having to leave the page; make the internet an even greater resource for students!
meenoo rami

alphaDictionary * The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English - 13 views

    The 100 Most Beautiful Words in English
meenoo rami's fridge 3.0. Play with my magnetic words. - 8 views

    magnetic poetry - possible intro. to poetry unit
Dana Huff

Spell with flickr - 11 views

    Spell with flickr is a neat app that allows you to create banners or other text with flickr images. Perfect for embedding in wikis or using on blogs or other Web sites.
Dana Huff

How many words did Shakespeare know? - 4 views

    Statistical techniques can give us a good estimate of how many words Shakespeare knew based on how many he used.
Karen Chichester

Fun With Words > The Wordplay Web Site - 20 views

    Great Word Site. Has lots of info about Anagrams, Palindromes, Spoonerisms, Oxymorons, Tongue Twisters, Pangrams , Rebus Puzzles, Malapropisms, Mnemonics, Tom Swifties, Word Records, Nym Words, Redundancies, Ambiguities,, Net Lingua, Etymology, Rhyming Slang, and games. Has a book and games store, but most info is free.

Word Study Notebook Ideas? - 17 views

    Share Ideas on this Collaborative Presentation on the use of word study notebooks
Teresa Ilgunas

Word Spy - 11 views

    "The Word Lover's Guide to New Words"
Grace Lin

Shakespeares Words - 12 views

  • Shakespeare's Words, the online version of the best-selling glossary and language companion.

    The site integrates the full text of the plays and poems with the entire Glossary database, allowing you to search for any word or phrase in Shakespeare's works, and in particular to find all instances of all words that can pose a difficulty to the modern reader.
    Exploring Shakespeare's words in plays, poems, and glossary
Meredith Stewart

Save The Words - 0 views

    Site from the Oxford English Dictionary. Suggests words not commonly used which you can "adopt" and use
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