Lead Teachers review of Web 2.0 tools useful to our cluster

Name of Web 2.0 tool and link

Reviewers comments

Rating out of 10

Reviewed by and date

Voki
Site for those shy to speak make avatars that speak
7
Kim 27/07/10
typing tutor
Site for teachers and students to improve touch typing
skills.
8
Debra 27/07/10
Do Ink - animation side
A very simple animation site. Great graphics. Simple enough for juniors to try.
8
Lesley 27/07/10
Image Chef
Site that makes text into a shape like wordle
6
Julie 27/07/10
Trackstar
Site where you link a whole range of related sites onto one page, with
treasure hunt questions so children really use the sites. Great when studying
specific topics. Lots of pages already done by other teachers.
6
Sonja 27/07/10
Free Rice
Site where children can answer questions to earn rice which contributes to the World Food Programme. Subjects range from maths, chemistry, languages, vocab to art.
8
Katie 27/07/10
StoryJumpers
Students can publish their own books
7
Tina 27/07/10
OE-Cake !
Physics based paint program.
7
Dean 27/7/10