Archive for November, 2010

teaching tools

November 12, 2010

the following webpages may be of some use to other teachers:

upload a reading on this page, and then you can select words,
which will get highlighted and listed at the bottom of the page:
(in fact a bunch of samples using this page
can be found on my class websites, npu
though definitely some vocab selections are better than others)

this one takes a list of vocab and grabs famous quotes from a variety of websites:

this one takes vocab in one box and text in the other box
(such as the preceding vocab and its associated famous quotes)
and makes fill in the blank multiple choice tests:
(or toss out the multiple choices if you want a more difficult test)