Multimedia Resources

Multimedia Tools
Use these sites to create online multimedia projects

 

Presention Tools

VoiceThread
VoiceThread - Create multimedia presentations
that others can comment on.

 

glogster edu
Multimedia Posters

 

prezi
Zooming online presentation tool.

 

More Web 2.0 Tools

 Blogs & Wikis

 

Images, Video & Music
Use the resources below in your multimedia presentations, but be sure to cite the source and/or attribute the creator:

 

General Portals for images, video, and music

 discovery education streaming
Find video and images for use in your in-school projects.

Images

Government Sources - Most images are in the public domain, but some are not.
Read conditions of use!!!

About Copyright

To Attribute the Author to any Images or Videos you must:

  • keep intact any copyright notices for the Work;
  • credit the author, licensor and/or other parties (such as a wiki or journal) in the manner they specify;
  • the title of the Work; and
  • the URL for the work if provided.
 

 

Educational Sites

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids

Scholastic Book Trailers

Scholastic Book Trailers

Search Engines

Kid Friendly Search Engines

Major Search Engines

kids click icon

http://www.kidsclick.org/
Links are librarian selected and organized by subject tree.

Yahoo icon
http://www.yahoo.com/
A directory of web sites.

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http://www.askkids.com/
Ask Kids is a search engine designed exclusively for young people ages 6 to 12. It's a free, safe, fun way for kids and their parents to quickly and easily research school topics like science, math, geography, language arts, and history.

dogpile icon

http://www.dogpile.com/
Searches Google, Yahoo!, MSN, and Ask Jeeves all at once.

 

Yahooligans icon
kids.yahoo.com
A directory of kid-safe popular sites.

 

 

 

KidRex
http://www.KidRex.org
Leads you to kid-friendly web sites.

 

IPL kidspace icon

www.ipl.org/div/kidspace
Directory of web sites selected by librarians.

 

Ready Reference

dictionary.com icon
dictionary.reference.com
Locate definitions.

fact monster icon
http://www.factmonster.com/
Search a variety of online reference materials.

Thesaurus.com icon
thesaurus.reference.com
Locate synonyms and antonyms.

 infoplease
http://www.infoplease.com/
Search a variety of online reference materials.

Bartleby.com icon
http://www.bartleby.com/
Locate familiar quotations.