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Classroom Resources can be difficult to find but can save teachers so much time they are worth seeking out.

Here are a few which may be useful:

Flash Gear has a  great jigsaw puzzle maker which may be useful for many teachers. All one has to do is choose a picture , such as The Watercycle and decide how big the pieces needed are to be:

 

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This gives the embed code for teachers to add their puzzle to a website, wiki or blog as well as giving the actual puzzleClassroom Resources

 

has a great, working analogue clock face which can be asked to show digital time too.

 

TeacherLed has a clock where the fingers can be moved around with a mouse:

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Online Stopwatch.com have a count up or count down timer available:

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can be fun for classroom games – it stops any chance for cheating!

 

PrimarySchoolICT has a random name selector. Being able to select names randomly, groups or individuals is good and exciting for children, they have no idea who is going to come up! Firstly visit the website, click on change names and write in your class names:

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Once you select Save it gives you a set of codes, a short one for us in class, a long one if you want to share it and embed code for if you want to put this random name selector into a whiteboard notebook.

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Visit the page and select:

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As soon as one name has been selected there is an option to remove that name so it does not come up again! It you are going to delete names as they are chosen it is best to create a list of names in Word or similar so that they can be copied in every time you need to re-add them.

More really useful classroom resources can be found in: This Teacher’s Toolbox or Big Huge Labs.

 

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