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Links to Pinterest
Recently, the response to a question on the SLRI list led to an amazing number of websites. Cheryl Space, MLIS and Youth Services Coordinator/Library Program Specialist at OLIS, has granted persmission for RILINK to link to the Pinterest board she created that archives all of the suggestions that were posted to the SLRI list. We thank her! We like the approach so much that both "Technology Trends" and "Using Online Tools and Apps" pages will soon be linked to Pinterest Boards as well. Please add any suggestions for the RILINK boards in Comments. Thanks!
SLRI Recommended Tech Projects 2013
Tech projects for upper elementary/middle school students recommended by school librarians in Rhode Island. Visit the School Librarians of RI website: http://www.slri.info.
Cool Sites to Share with Faculty
These sites hit on a variety of topics. This list of sites will be changing regularly. Bookmark the ones you what to learn more about on your devices.
Online or mobile device behavior management system.
Just as the name says, this is a site where fake Facebook pages can be created. Check it out.
from the mouth of the website "Figment is a community where you can share your writing, connect with other readers, and discover new stories and authors."
Write or Die
This site provides "motivation" for students to keep writing. From the site "Write or Die is a web application that encourages writing by punishing the tendency to avoid writing. Start typing in the box. As long as you keep typing, you’re fine, but once you stop typing, you have a grace period of a certain number of seconds and then there are consequences."
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Blogs abound on the web. Choosing ones that fit your needs is a overwhelming task! Here are a few links that may help.
Some websites offer such a broad spectrum of choices they can't be catagorized, thus the name of this box.