Bob Bowman's Free Educational Technologies:Middle School Links
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  1. Beginner Tips - Learn how to use new technologies
  2. Free portable tinySpell™ - Interactive spelling checker
  3. Online Talking Dictionarist - Has online keyboard option
  4. Free Online Translation - Also has Virtual Keyboard
  5. See Online Talking Calculator & other free calculators on Math Page
  6. Balabolka - Text-to-Speech (TTS) reader - Reads browser text also
  7. Alternatives for QuotePad - Note-taking and to do lists
  8. Use Bob Bowman's Reference Page - Dictionaries replace Voycabulary
  9. See OPEN (FREE) EDUCATION Opportunities - Download free resources
  10. Online Tools and Productivity - New tools are here!
  11. See extensive list of Free Software below - Alternatives to paid versions!
  12. See Free Educational Technologies Home Page - Check for new links
  13. Hampshire College offers free software bundle to all incoming students - open source .com - Get Yours HERE:


  14. Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites - A Cybrary for middle school and beyond
  15. Secondary Education - ThoughtCo
  16. - Educational and Reform links for students and teachers
  17. Middle School Links Library Services - RoundRock ISD
  18. The Open Door Web Site - Reference source for both students and teachers
  19. EdTechTeacher Technology Tools for Teachers - Also see Tools for Students
  20. *Teaching Online Journalism
  21. *Sites for Teachers
  22. Education - Wikipedia
  23. BUBL LINK: Catalog of Internet Resources - Via Internet Archive
  24. udutu - How Have Course Authoring Tools Changed and Improved?
  25. Education Section - HubPages
  26. 10 Free Project Management Applications - Freelance Folder
  27. Top 100 Tools - C4LPT
  28. *Collaborative Writing Using Blogs and Wikis
  29. Best Tools for Technology Integration
  30. Resource Articles from c4lpt
  31. Carousel for Physics - By Infinite Thinking
  32. - Ultimate Middle School, Home School and Lesson Plan Resource
  33. The Best on the Web for Teachers
  34. Free lesson plans, Educational Resources & Interactives
  35. Cool Cat Teacher Blog
  36. *Social Tools in Schools Taking Root - An NSBA study suggests fears about the Web may be overblown
  37. CES EduPack Developments and an Overview of the Collboration Open Resource Environment (CORE) Materials Project
  38. Blackwell's Best - 4 Teachers
  39. *100 Awesome Classroom Videos to Learn New Teaching Techniques - Provided by Smart
  40. *100 Essential Web Tools for Homeschoolers - Note: Some links look good for regular teachers - From Smart
  41. Virtual Middle School Library
  42. *Business Education/Computer Science Web Site for Middle School
  43. *The Most Useful Web Tools - From®
  44. The Most Helpful Web Tools for Students
  45. 52 Handy Tools and Sites for Students - From Legal Andrew
  46. Middle School Technology via
  47. 21 Online Student Tools to Help With Research, Communication, and Organization
  48. Web 2.0 Backpack: Web Apps for Students
  49. Ditch The Backpack - 100 Essential Web Tools For Virtual Students - From elearning gurus
  50. Health Science Education Tools for Teens
  51. *69 Free or Open Source Tools For Students
  52. SparkNotes: Today's Most Popular Study Guides
  53. Wolfram Science and Stephen Wolfram's 'A New Kind of Science'
  54. Wolfram MathWorld - The Web's Most Extensive Mathematics Resource


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  55. See HOMEWORK HELPERS SECTION for help with research tools and topic areas


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  56. See STUDY SKILLS SECTION for effective ways to learn / memorize things


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  57. Bob Bowman's Business Section has free office software
  58. Download Contact Plus Personal - Free version is ad-sponsored
  59. Free software from, including Task Plus, Spam buster, etc.
  60. ShortKeys™: Windows Macro Utility, Lite Version - free
  61. *See Star Office and other free suites which have word processors, spreadsheets, etc.
  62. Crimson: Free programming editor fits on disk - Many advanced features
  63. FreewareTop Reviewed Free Software
  64. heart/diskBob Bowman's FREEWARE & OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE
    - See really outstanding selections here!
    - For home, office, and school


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  66. FREEWARE SECTION has related FREE software: spreadsheets, editors, etc.
  67. Search the Internet using various engines and strategies listed in INDEX
    under HOW-TO GUIDES, and WEBTOOLS (for SAFE SEARCHING), etc., e.g. -

    Note to educators:   Most "kidsafe" search engines can still access other search engines which are unfiltered and that restrict users under 18 - unless they are disabled in advance - See details on Webtools Page
    logo The U.S. Government's Official (Retired) Web Portal for Kids: Many more resources for kids, teens, parents, and teachers - Courtesy of - The U.S. government's new web portal: Education Page

    ALA: Great Websites for Kids - and others

    Tech Terms Search Box

    Go to The Free Dictionary
    See Dictionary & Thesaurus
    Go to Wolframalpha
    Compute expert-level answers

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