Very clever pictorial chart linking key skills with corresponding emerging technologies. Produced by ACTFL. Print for the staff room? Click here
Interesting suggestions to make the most out of this wonderful resource. Click here.
A web application that allows you and your students to upload pictures and sounds and create professional looking videos which can then be downloaded and shared online. Animoto is free for education. Follow this link to see how Jose Picardo and his studen ...
Create interactive quizzes that are based on You Tube clips. Your quizzes can be about anything you choose. Students watch a short clip before answering a multiple choice question about the clip. Access here
Comics in the MFL classroom.
A great tool for curating documents in various formats text, sound, video, multimedia) on one topic on a single page. Click here
Imagechef. With Imagechef you can creat word mosaics, notes, collages, flyers. You can use it in a variaty of languages.
Joe Dale. Joe Dale offers practical tips and advice on using ICT to enhance the teaching of modern foreign languages
Internet Safety. Information on internet safety for schools and students
Comprehensive manual on Information and Communications Technology for Language Teachers
The benefits of podcasting and what you need to do it by Jose Picardo
Podcasting in 5 easy steps by Jose Picardo
A really user-friendly, and student-friendly, simple tool for mind maps with words, texts and images. Recommended for classroom use, including with LCA. Also exists as an app. Click here.
Souricing images. Suggested databases/image banks where you will find images and other media suitable for educational purposes.
Storybirds. Create, read, share stories for all levels
Tagxedo. Turns words; famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters – into a visually student word cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text
Teacher training videos. For all teachers on the use of ICT - try it on how to use the interactive whiteboard or powerpoint or many othersfor all teachers on the use of ICT - try it on how to use the interactive whiteboard or powerpoint or many others
CESI. CESI is an association of practicing teachers from primary, post primary and third level with the common interest of using ICT to benefit teaching and learning.
Thinglink. Thinglink is a free and digital tool that allows you to turn any image into an intereactive graphic. It is a great way to introduce content and have it all in a small space. Once you try it you will love it.