1. Google Profile - Take control of your Online identity
This great article explains how to create a Google profile to help you control what comes up when people search for your name Online. By customizing your profile to include only the information you want to share, you focus your audience on what you want them to see. Click here to learn more about how to set up your profile.
2. Wordnik - "An ongoing project devoted to discovering all the words and everything about them"
This dictionary website gives you more than just a definition. Type in a word and, in addition to several definitions from a variety of dictionaries, you will also find its pronunciation, real time examples from Twitter and other places on the web, statistics on usage in the past year, related images, etymology and a punctuation profile. You can look up any word without registering, or join if you want to contribute information, pronunciations, tags and related words.
Two interesting links posted by Mrs. Davis each Tuesday during the school year.