Month: December 2020

WriQ

A Literacy Tool https://youtu.be/vRxjFqBxhaE WriQ is a tool designed to achieve one thing – to improve writing. It helps by motivating, encouraging students to write and rewarding them when they do. For teachers it provides a fast and easy way to mark written work and provide better feedback. Plus, it does something nothing else can …

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Color Overlay

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/6F8wSqfRT0I Once installed, this great extension allows students to choose a colour for a screen overlay that appears on all pages, websites and docs to make it easier for them to view content Top Tips and Links Top Tip Students can choose the exact colour that best suits them and even get …

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BeeLine Reader

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/AAnS89AfgCs The BeeLine Reader chrome extension improves reading speed and reading ability for readers of all ages and skill levels. It is particularly helpful for readers with dyslexia, ADD, or vision impairments—some readers are able to read over 50% faster with BeeLine. With this extension, instead of using plain black text, Beeline …

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Alpha Text

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/B24mV2P6CEQ Alpha Text is an extension that is great for websites that have hard to read text because of the size or style of the font. With Alphatext, you can change the font of the content and make it bigger or smaller depending on your preferences. You are also able to change …

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Visor

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/JfB3UtolQe0 Visor is a screen dimmer and reading aid meant to help you reduce eye-strain as well as increase your concentration while reading. This extension also gives you the ability to set how you would like your page to be tinted, with red geen and blue options Top Tips and Links Top …

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High Contrast

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/uIFdKV3_NU8 High Contrast is really useful for anyone that has difficulties with the readability of web pages or who would like to reduce strain on their eyes. With this extension you can change or invert the colour schemes of the web pages to aid in the ease of reading text.For example. instead …

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Caret Browsing

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/1v71qsZDk8A This extension allows your to navigate through a webpage using your keyboard instead of a touchpad or mouse. You can select and move through text, move the cursor one word at a time and select blocks of text using keyboard shortcuts. When you are on the page you would like to …

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Substital

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/3s6vgTbMOUU Substital is a solution to play subtitles on videos online, whether it is for entertainment, language-learning, or to make the videos accessible to those with hearing impairments. It is fully integrated with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, YouTube, Dailymotion, and Vimeo, as well as other smaller platforms. Once the extension has detected …

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Read & Write

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/RTBnFZJM860 Read&Write offers a range of support tools to help students gain confidence with reading, writing, studying and research. This includes features like text-to-speech that allows students to hear words, passages, or whole documents read aloud with easy-to-follow dual colour highlighting. Text and picture dictionaries help users to see the meaning of …

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Dualless

A Chrome Extension https://youtu.be/82VWWySpJu0 For users not able to have dual monitors available, Dualless is the extension solution that’ll support a user with their interaction and productivity. When added to chrome, Dualless is able to split your browser windows into two by just 2 clicks, whenever needed. It is really simple to choose the ratio …

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