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Biography .com

| June 14, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts is a really useful collection of background stories on a vast collection of fascinating characters right through history, to the present day. Themed areas mean you can investigate such collections as videos on significant women through history, including full, and mini, bios on some remarkable people. Search by nationality, what the person was best […]

Hyper Cities

| June 12, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Powered by Google Earth, and Google Maps, Hypercities is a huge collection of historic, and more modern maps, that can be viewed overlayed upon up to date plans. HyperCities essentially allows users to go back in time to create and explore the historical layers of city spaces in an interactive way. Cities mapped include Los […]

Keeping Score ~ interactive musical notation

| June 8, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Sorry footie fans, Keeping Score is an interactive invitation to explore some of the greatest classical music, by reading the musical notation and investigating background information, from the grandest ideas, to the most subtle of emotions. Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony’s Keeping Score is designed to give people of all musical backgrounds […]

Summit for Transformative Learning in St. Louis, Missouri ~ Workshop

| June 7, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

A Workshop …at the 2nd annual Summit for Transformative Learning in St. Louis, Missouri hosted by Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School (MICDS). and we gave folk the chance to explore virtual worlds for real, then find out how to make their own resources that engage, motivate, inspire and differentiate, children of all ages […]

Summit for Transformative Learning in St. Louis, Missouri ~ Keynote

| June 5, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Opening Keynote at the 2nd annual Summit for Transformative Learning in St. Louis, Missouri hosted by Mary Institute and Saint Louis Country Day School (MICDS). The “STLinSTL@MICDS” conference is designed to bring experts and classroom practitioners together to explore ways to enhance and maximize student learning. The event, taking place in the school’s recently completed state-of-the-art […]

Moom ~ The Museum of Online Museums

| June 5, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

MoOM is the Museum of Online Museums. It contains curated links to online collections and exhibits from museums and galleries around the globe, covering a vast array of interests and magnificent obsessions. On the MoOM main page you, will find the current exhibitions. The main collection is in the center column, divided into three subsections. […]

The Life Cycle of Plants ~ The Birmingham Grid for Learning

| June 3, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

The Birmingham Grid for Learning‘s resource The Life Cycle of Plants, is a very simple but effective set of revision activities to familiarise pupils with, well, um, the life cycle of plants. Explore the About Plants section for more ideas, including changing the colour of plants, investigating the shape of seeds, & identification charts to […]

Collaborizeclassroom .com

| June 1, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Collaborize Classroom is an easy-to-use online learning platform. Register & launch a free site in less than 5 minutes. A safe & password-protected learning community for you & your students. Take a poll, hold a debate, post a practice test or let your students support their arguments. A great way to launch student-driven projects and […]

Artcyclopedia .com

| May 26, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Artcyclopedia is an online database of art works that can be viewed, and investigated, online. With over 9,000 artists, and 160,000 links to 2,900 art sites, this is a comprehensive resource. Type in the artists name or browse by medium, subject, nationality, or focus on specific subjects such as women Artists. Search by “movement” such […]


| May 25, 2016 | Add Your Thoughts 

Button Beats has many elements worth exploring. In one, trigger the range of beats and breaks by activating different sections of the cube. Then add your own elements, such as guitar riffs and synth lines. There are many interesting ways to investigate aspects of composition in the free version of Button Beats. You can even […]