Here you will find links and information about Web 2.0 tools

Avatars (your virtual self)

You can build a talking version of yourself (even using your own voice) here at

Build your Wild Self is a New York Zoo sponsored site where you can make a wacky half human and half animal version of yourself. Lots of fun!

Helpful Computer Tools

This is a great tool for resizing pictures to make them smaller (or larger) for uploading or sending as emails. Find imageresizer.exe on the left side panel on this page:

Educational Games/Activities

This is an amazing site which I could see supporting a literacy programme: It is difficult to define. I had a play with one section where you can create movies but it seems has lots of other things too!

Random Name Generator

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