DownloadTube Is a One-Click YouTube Conversion and Download Site Thanks to @Lifehacker “If you’re looking for a simple, one-click, solution for converting and downloading YouTube videos sans software, DownloadTube is a free tool for web-based YouTube file conversion. Copy the URL of the video you want to convert, visit DownloadTube and paste it in, then select which format you want. DownloadTube can convert YouTube videos into MPG, MOV, 3GP, MP4, convert it to an audio-only MP3 file, or grab the native FLV flash file for you. Click “Convert and Download” and the file is converted and saved to your computer.”
SCIS | Thinking about ebooks An article that describes and discusses the ebook, looking at what it is, and what it is not. He discusses fiction versus non-fiction, reference material and textbooks, and how the ebook can enhance usability.
ISU – I Show You ISU enable people to easily Record a sequence of operations in applications. Edit the recorded presentation, draw on it and add nice notes and stylish HTML pages.Send it to friends via Email, Messenger or any other application or Browser Email. Or even create FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) in a Center-Folder.
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Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project The Canadian Adaptations of Shakespeare Project attractively displays the text of Shakespearean plays, enhanced with definitions, images, audio and video to support and enhance reading of the play. The Canadian site has many extraordinary curricular features (and a couple of cool games!) including The Learning Commons offers a bounty of guides and courses.
Lori Gracey’s 60 Websites: Information Lori Gracey from TCEA kick it through the goal post on Thursday Oct 7th 2010 with her 60 sites in 60 minutes presentation. Despite the lack of a decent internet connection,she lept everyone entertained during her presentation which was focused on internet connections
Download free textbooks online Bookboon provides free online textbooks for students in PDF format. A range of subjects are available, and content is presented at a university level.
Welcome | Flat World Knowledge Flat World Knowledge has free online textbooks in business, the humanities and the sciences that are available to both teachers and students.
DoppelMe – Free Dynamic Avatars DoppelMe is a dynamic avatar maker that lets you create a cool graphical likeness of yourself, your friends, family or any group of people for use as an avatar in forums, instant messenger, blogs and almost anywhere else on the web.
WatchKnow – Free Educational Videos for K-12 Students WatchKnow has indexed over 15,000 online educational videos for children. Select from over 3,000 categories or search by subject and age level. Titles, descriptions, age level, and ratings are all added for usefulness. The site invites broad participation in a new kind of wiki system, guided by teachers.
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