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Cool Tools for Vocabulary

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Lexipedia

A very nice visual dictionary that creates a word web and defines words based on parts of speech. Use the toolbar bookmarklet for convenience.

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Lingro

An amazing tool that turns all the words in any website
into a clickable dictionary.

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Lino.It

Use this online bulletin board to create digital word walls.

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Shahi

A visual dictionary that combines Wiktionary content with Flickr images, and more.

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Snappy Words

An online interactive English dictionary and thesaurus that helps you find the meanings of words and draw connections to associated words. No login required.

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Tag Gallaxy

This tool creates a 3D orbiting galaxy of words and their associations Click on any word to move it to the center of the galaxy, then click again and watch the globe populate with images from Flicker.

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Thinglink

Use this tool to add multiple hotspots with links to any image and use it as a multimedia launcher.

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Visuwords

Look up words to find their meanings and associations with other words and concepts.. Learn how words associate.

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The Visual Dictionary

A visual exploration of words in the real world.

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Vocabulary.co

A very popular site for vocabulary games.

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Wallwisher

Build digital word walls with the online bulletin board.

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VocabGrabber

Copy and paste text into the box and this tool generates a
word cloud to identify the key vocabulary. Sort words by
content area.
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Word Hippo

Use this student-friendly quick tool to find similar or opposite words, view words in context, or find rhyming words.

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Wordsift

Place text into a box and then press sift to visualize it.

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Wordia

A tool that uses video to make personal connections for users.
The school account keeps it safe for students and allows schools to build their own dictionaries.

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Wordle

Use this word cloud generator to identify key vocabulary in digital
text.

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WordStash

Teachers can sign up for a free account and create word lists to support written text. With a click of a button, students can access
dictionary information and create flash cards for review.

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Vocabulary games sandbox

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