A Symbaloo collection of places to find information on using Microsoft resources in your classroom

Symbaloo is a great way to curate information in a neat, precise ‘webmix’. This morning I made a start in collecting and storing sites where one can find useful Microsoft resources for classroom teaching. I wanted to keep them all in one place and found that storing them on a Symbaloo webmix for easy access worked really well. Please click on the webmix picture below to be taken to the actual webmix entitled ‘Microsoft Collections’. Microsoft Collections If you would like to kno...

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Create attractive, visual collections of digital resources using Symbaloo.com

Submitted by Fiona Beal Heard of Symbaloo? Symbaloo.com is decidedly one of my favourite bookmarking sites!  Let me show you an example. This is a collection of National Geographic e-book readers collected on a Symbaloo webmix for easy access. http://edu.symbaloo.com/mix/natgeobooks  What is Symbaloo? It is a free visual bookmarking site – a fun, simple and colourful way to organize and store all your digital resources in different categories in the cloud. It allows you to curate c...

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Wonderful Symbaloo mixes to share with your Foundation Phase Learners

One of my favourite people to follow is Matt Gomez who has a Kindergarden blog http://mattbgomez.com/. He shares amazing ideas for the Foundation Phase classroom on his blog.   Through him I was introduced to the potential of using Symbaloo in the classroom. Last year I wrote a post entitled ‘Get to know Symbaloo as a bookmarking or curation tool’ which explained how to create a Symbaloo mix. In this post I want to highlight some of my favourite Symbaloo mixes for Foundation Phase lea...

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Get to know Symbaloo as a bookmarking or curation tool

What is Symbaloo? Symbaloo is a great free tool you can use to create multiple tables or tiles to organise web links of one sort or another. It thus becomes a visual curation tool or a visual bookmarking tool. Symbaloo can be found at http://www.symbalooedu.com/ if you are a teacher. by joining here you can enrol your students as well. Symbaloo creates ‘webmixes’ which are basically a collection of your bookmarks. It also has already created tiles of popular websites so that if you want to use th...

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30 Days of Web Tools #29: Index…using Symbaloo

Submitted by Fiona Beal Recently on this blog we posted a series called ‘30 days of webtools‘ with a daily post featuring a different webtool that can be used successfully in the classroom. I thought that an Index post would be fitting for this series for easier navigation to a desired tool; and instead of the usual type of index post I decided to use SymbalooEDU.  This is a very useful curation or bookmarking tool.  So, if you would like to access the different webtools used in ...

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