Web Applications We Really Like ----




**Spartan Links:**The Thomas Jefferson High School Wikispace
Compiled by the librarian and faculty, this is a collection of online resources that have been used in the classroom as well as others that are available for students and teachers.


Streaming Video Wikispace
http://streamingvideo.wikispaces.com/
Looking for Streaming Video for the classroom?
This wiki page set up by Joyce Valenzia offers a number of options for video access.

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http://www.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/
This site has something for everyone. Author pages, recommended book lists, book related lesson plans, reader's theatre, etc.

comic_life.pngComic Life - A Fun Software for Student Presentations

http://plasq.com/comiclife/gallery/
This software is great for student presentations. After the research is completed, this is a fun way to showcase student work.

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SlideRocket online presentation creator

www.sliderocket.com
Tired of Powerpoint? This web application is just like Powerpoint but with better options. Take your presentation to the next level.

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www.animoto.com
Tired of the same old slideshows? This web application creates animated slideshows set to your music or theirs. Professional and incredibly slick, this is a great way to get the word out about new books in the library.