Resources


(please feel free to add resources you think would be useful for the class)

Publishing Resources

  • Word - project gallery for templates; select images, Format Picture and change the Layout to either In Front Of or Behind Text
  • PowerPoint - design templates for styles; File, Page Set Up to change to vertical orientation; View Slide Master to change font, style settings for the presentation
  • Glogster - for Web-based, multimedia posters
  • Scrapblog - for Web-based, multimedia scrapbooks
  • For newsletters, don't forget Word or PowerPoint - templates or use text boxes to organize
  • A wiki (e.g. wikispaces or PB Wiki) to post and share materials, even behind a password

Copyright/Royalty-Free Image sites

  • Pics 4 Learning - free images for education
  • stock.xchng - More than 350,000 free photo images, searchable.
  • dreamstime - Free section of a very large photo images archive. Excellent quality images.
  • morgueFile - More than 200,000 free photo images, searchable in several ways, including by color and topic.
  • Image*After - Smaller collection, searchable in several ways, including by color and by general characteristics.
  • freerange - Smaller collection, but all free as long as they are used for nonprofit purposes. Searchable.
  • StockVault - Smaller collection; Web site where photographers share images. Open to all to download.
  • FreeFoto - Medium-sized collection, very good quality photos. Link back to the site and attribution required for photo use.
  • FreeDigitalPhotos - Smaller collection; comparatively new site. Higher resolution versions for fee; smaller for free.
  • flickr.com- use advanced search to search for Creative Commons licensed images

Video for Presentations:


Presentations Resources

General

Sources for Images
  • stock.xchng - More than 350,000 free photo images, searchable.
  • dreamstime - Free section of a very large photo images archive. Excellent quality images.
  • morgueFile - More than 200,000 free photo images, searchable in several ways, including by color and topic.
  • Image*After - Smaller collection, searchable in several ways, including by color and by general characteristics.
  • freerange - Smaller collection, but all free as long as they are used for nonprofit purposes. Searchable.
  • StockVault - Smaller collection; Web site where photographers share images. Open to all to download.
  • FreeFoto - Medium-sized collection, very good quality photos. Link back to the site and attribution required for photo use.
  • FreeDigitalPhotos - Smaller collection; comparatively new site. Higher resolution versions for fee; smaller for free.


Online Gradebook Resources