Need some new ideas to motivate your students? There are lots of gadgets available for teachers to enhance the learning experience for all students. What’s a gadget? They are free, online tools that make teaching easier. Here's a list of several websites worth checking out for free gadgets:
Kathy Schrock’s Digital Gadgets
Online Web Gadgets
Let’s look at a few gadgets listed at Education World
- MotivatorStudents create a motivational-style poster or teachers can use the posters in handouts or multimedia presentations.
- MindomoCollaborative mind mapping for projects, tutorials, problem solving or presentations
- Maps of War
Interactive maps that can show several thousand years of history in about 90 seconds
Check out the Gadget Archive listed in Education World to find gadgets for your students.