Online tools for the Turned Off Reader

07 Feb

The following list offers a quick list of resources that teachers and students can use:

o   Resources60 second recap for middle years – high school novels, SparkNotes – an online version of the old Coles notes. Online is free, downloads have a fee.

o   Interactive journals – uPad lite app, Book Creator app

o   MusicGrooveshark online and an app – free streaming music, can sign up to create playlists, have students pick out songs (watch out for explicit language)

o   Background filmLearnAlberta’s Online Reference Centre is filled with many ebooks, audiobooks and CBC archive videos (must be an Albertan teachers/student to use this password protected site).

o   Comic books – ComicBook app, Comic Strip app

For further resources and tools, please see



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