BookBox Downloadable Flash Stories

Have you seen Book Box? http://www.bookbox.com I just came across this web site recently – have no idea if it will be helpful or not, but the downloadable Flash stories are digitally narrated with simple animation and streaming text across the bottom – you see whole phrases, and the letters …

Some Keyboarding Sites…

This web site has tons of keyboarding links: http://www.computerlab.kids.new.net/keyboarding.htm This BBC site is pretty good, especially after you get through the slower first part: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/flash/stage1.shtml Most of the keyboarding programs teach home row – ASDF JKL:  The Herzog method teaches in ABC order – http://www.herzogkeyboarding.com

Digital Storytelling Resources

Some digital storytelling resources… Center for Digital Storytelling (Berkeley, CA) http://www.storycenter.org/ KQED Digital Storytelling Initiative http://www.dsi.kqed.org/ BubbleShare – lets you post photos w/ audio comments http://www.bubbleshare.com/

Free Graph Paper Maker

For all low-tech lovers, Just stumbled across this free, online graph paper maker – makes pdf’s of graph paper according to the parameters you choose – size, color, line weight and layout. You can choose squares, dots, triangles, hexagons, diamonds, horizontal lines with light verticals, and even ‘axiometric perspective’ (I …