CLASS LINKS


GRAMMARLY LITE: You and your partner will take jot dot
notes about what
Grammarly Lite will and will not do for you and your writing.
Grammarly Lite article on Make Use Of

SLICK WRITE: You and your partner will take jot dot
notes about what Slick
Write will and will not do for you and your writing.
Slick Write Article on Make Use of

WORD COUNT: Use this link, a paragraph at a time, to make sure you aren't
using certain
words too many times in a pagagraph. Be sure to exclude the "small words" like
articles. The program gives you a choice for that.
Word Count

DRAFT: Discover how to use this program to edit each other's writing and get
advice
for improving your writing from your peers. You can choose to accept changes
or not. You will report out to the class what you discover about this program,
ease of use, etc., and whether you like it or not.
Draft

PENFLIP: Discover how to use this program to edit each other's writing and get
advice
for improving your writing from your peers. You can choose to accept changes
or not. You will report out to the class what you discover about this program,
ease of use, etc., and whether you like it or not.
Penflip

You can learn 
POWERPOINT.Try it
out!
http://www.actden.com/pp/

Biography Maker
http://www.bham.wednet.edu/bio/biomak2.htm

EasyBib
http://www.easybib.com

Persuasion Map
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/persuasion_map/

Interactive Grammar
http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/index.htm

CRITERION Online Essay  Scorer
http://criterion2.ets.org/cwe/

Thesis
Builder
http://ozline.com/electraguide/thesis.html

SIMILE
SAFARI!
http://fayette.k12.in.us/~dburks/simile.htm

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Fun Brain Games: 
Kids Center
http://www.funbrain.com/kidscenter.html

BBC VICTORIAN Website (standard page)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/victorians/standard/index.shtml

BBC VICTORIAN Website (interactive: requires flash)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/victorians/flash.shtml

Links for Martin Luther King Timeline
http://www.familyeducation.com/article/0,1120,67-4694,00.html

Mythology Wiki
http://hydelanguagearts.pbwiki.com/

Period ONE: Lit. Cirlcle Wiki
http://languageartshydemiddleschool.pbwiki.com/?doneLogin=1

THAT'S ORIGINAL: Copyright WebQuest
http://lawsonms.ca.campusgrid.net/home/Classroom+Pages/HARTER%2c+Susan

Bio-Cube
http://readwritethink.org/materials/bio_cube/

Compare - Contrast Overview
http://www.readwritethink.org/materials/compcontrast/

"The Interactive Raven"
http://www.teachersfirst.com/share/raven/st1.html

Reader's Theater
http://bms.westport.k12.ct.us/mccormick/rt/RTHOME.htm

Guidelines for Reader's Theater Rehearsals
http://loiswalker.com/catalog/teach7.html

A scene from The Hobbit as an example of Reader's Theater
http://bms.westport.k12.ct.us/mccormick/rt/rtscripts/rtshobbit.htm

Daily Grammar
http://www.dailygrammar.com/archive.shtml

The Raven audio
http://librivox.org/the-raven-by-edgar-allan-poe/

BOXTOPS for EDUCATION
Look under the different categories to see if you might have box tops for any
of these products!
BOXTOPS for EDUCATION

http://quiz.cosmicsoft.net/myu

Sign up for our class account at animoto. You will have to use your e-mail.
Use Hyde as your first name and your acronym as your last name.  Also, for
your birthday, for every number slot, put in your period number.  For example,
period 6 would look like: 06/06/66 or 06/06/06.  Use the zip code 95014. 
give any personal information.
Animoto sign up or sign in

Tech Ease Podcasting Directions

Mr. Bowman's site with links to videos about how to make a podcast.  You
should probably start here, then go to the Tech Ease link above.
Mr. Bowman's Links for Podcasting


Read by Basil Rathbone
The Raven

Reading Exercises

Read Write Think
Plot Diagram

Strategies for Writing a Conclusion


Beginning of the year survey.

Monday
Paint By Idioms

Tuesday & Wednesday
Daily Grammar

Thursday
Quiddler

Friday: Helps your visual perception.
Set Game

Edgar Allan Poe Bio on Mystery Net
http://www.mysterynet.com/edgar-allan-poe/

Biography of Poe on Shmoop
http://www.shmoop.com/poe/

This is on youtube in four parts.
Disney's "Legend of Sleepy Hollow"

MIXED INK


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