RANDOM NAME SELECTOR: This is simple way to call on students when no one is volunteering! Kinda like popsicle sticks, but much more techy! Random Name Selector--kids loved it last year! Also has "group" setting
SuperTeacherTools--I can totally use this in the high school classroom. Enter your students' names, they come up randomly on the screen when you click the arrow. Will make it so easy to call on kids because everyone has to be ready to answer. I suppose you could add a "Free Space" name too.
Character Name Generator - generate random names from a huge database of diverse common names from around the world, choose the ethnicity of your character's name, and the period in which they were born, from realistic Victorian names through to character names for the present day.
mine is: Wing Shadow As a child, you were obsessed with aeroplanes and the idea of building your own wings. Unfortunately, as an adult your experiment failed disastrously leading to a near-tragic accident! However, in the wake of the experiment, you've also discovered a strange and wondrous new ability! Your powers give you the ability to fly through the air at near-supersonic speeds! and. You can manipulate and control shadows, using them to hide yourself or even as a mode of…
Behind The Name - The etymology and history of first names. Search by name, ethnic background, and meaning. Includes popularity statistics, random name generator, fun anagram names, and a sister site for surnames. Terrific writer's resource.
12 Scattegories lists to print, ready to use. If you don't know the game - you pick a list, pick a letter (I use random name generators online to pick one at random) & give the kids a time limit to think of words to fit the categories beginning with that letter.