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Kelly Gardiner

How to Create an Interactive Image With ThingLink - Snapguide - 3 views

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    This provides two things: a step-by-step guide to making interactive images in ThingLink and also a nice presentation tool/source of Hot to lessons, in SnapGuide. 
Kelly Gardiner

Advanced Search commands - 5 views

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    Some excellent tricks for a range of search engines/tools
paul_rawlinson

Welcome to Collectably - 2 views

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    Would you engage in social link sharing in a format that looks a bit like Pinterest? Collectably could be for you.
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    Uh oh. Can see a new addiction looming.
shantelle602

Pinterest / Home - 0 views

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    Pinterest is a Virtual Pinboard. Pinterest lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web. People use pinboards to plan events or collect and organise things they like that relate to different topics. Best of all, you can browse pinboards created by other people. Browsing pinboards is a fun way to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.
anne fraser

Activity: Citations, References and Bibliographies - 0 views

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    Looking for best practice 'Library Research Skills' for year 7's and I came across this link which I thought would be suitable for year 10's upwards. Any one else know of any other online self paced e-learning tools ranked and sequenced for secondary year levels???
Lisa Wheeldon

Choose the Best Search for Your Information Need - 7 views

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    Lists the best search engines for a particular research need
ruth myers

Drama in Education - Curriculum and Instruction, Education | Questia, Your Online Resea... - 0 views

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    Drama in education is the use of drama techniques to support learning in the classroom. Drama in education was at first called creative dramatics and the founder of the field was Winifred Ward. By creative dramatics she meant a classroom teaching method that emphasizes self-expression, training in spoken English and literature appreciation.
Mary Faure

Search Engines - 5 views

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    While we are on the topic of Search Engines, here is a list that everyone might find useful.
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    Thanks for sharing- we've marked your assignment as completed.
pam vallence

The Age Education Resource Centre - 3 views

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    A website with a focus on innovation, expert analysis and advice. Also produces a comprehensive cross-curricular program designed to assist students in developing a critical understanding of the world through the news media.
Jo-Anne Hilliard

Education resources information centre - 1 views

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    I first came across Eric years ago at MLC. Haven't caught up with all the posts yet, so someone may have beaten me to it! Excellent search tool for anything and anyone. Contains journals, collections, microfiche archives,etc
Jan Molloy

LiveBinders - 0 views

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    Saw a presentation about this by Bernadette Mercieca on this at Saturday's TeachMeet Looks like a great way to save AND share
Simon Keily

Better searches. Better results - 2 views

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    A google poster summarising some search options.
Fay Pattison

Thinking Tools | Teacher & Student Planners - 0 views

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    higher order thinking strategies and tools lots of links and info Some tools not free but there are still many that can be used
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    Some great inter-actives here - if you are in Victoria, make sure you have a look at the e5 interactive for students. Thanks for sharing,. I've marked this assignment as complete on Lore.
Mary Faure

Focus on Fiction - 3 views

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    Fiction on Focus is a resource that can assist in locating authors and their works. It categories items into younger and older readers and many items have a review including catalogue details with subject headings.
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    Thanks for sharing the link, Mary. I've marked this assignment as complete on Lore for you.
nadjaintheworld

comic rocket: a new way to read web comics - 2 views

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    I am a great fan of graphic novels, as are my students! Comic Rockets for readers writers artists takes users to the actual website and helps them find and track web comics. Oh and I found it on a fabulous site www.thelibraryasincubatorproject.org
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    The original link you posted takes us to the article on the incubator site."Incubator" looks like a blog worth exploring! Thanks for sharing the link to the site. I've marked your Diigo assignment as complete on Lore.
Michelle Gummer

Use the Evernote Clipper With Safari On iPad and iPhone by the mergy notes - 3 views

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    Useful bookmarklet so that you can clip web articles into your Evernote account on your Safari iPad app.
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    halleluja finally a simple solution and now a workable bookmarklet! Thank you!
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    Very handy! Thanks for sharing the link to this site. I've marked your Diigo assignment as complete on Lore.
Patricia Baker

Home - Trove - 5 views

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    Trove is a discovery experience focused on Australia and Australians. It supplements what search engines provide. If you are researching in the fields of the social sciences, literature, local or family history, or need inspiration for your school assignment, then this is the tool for you. It is the most amazing FREE site and I use it to find so many things "Australian".
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    A fantastic place to find resources on Australia.
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    "Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more"
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    To add a Trove search box to your own webpage follow this link (thanks to a recent Libraries ACT tweet I recieved) http://www.nla.gov.au/media/trove/add-trove-to-your-website.html
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    oh and you can add the Trove search box into your browser - instructions are on the same page - see link above.
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    Digitized newspapers galore... and digitized everything else Australian.  Over 316000000 searchable items.  
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    Thanks for sharing Judy. I've marked this assignment as complete on Lore for you.
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    Thanks to Emma too. I've marked this assignment as complete on Lore for you too.
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    I guess most of the Librarians are very familiar with this site I would be interested to hear what people think of it Have heard varying reports
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    Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.
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    Hi Lyn, Thanks for sharing. I've marked your Diigo assignment as Complete
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    Loved that showing this to my students meant I could show them that their small town of Kyabram is mentioned in National Library sources.
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