Have you ever read a news article and found a word that you had absolutely know idea what it means or even how to save it? Well, do I have an extension for you! Google Dictionary will define any word you double-click and for many words it will even speak the word to you!
Just imagine, you can assign students a bunch of news articles or research topics, and using this extension, students can conquer words above their reading levels! This extension is a must have for all teachers and students alike. Check out the brief tutorial on Google Dictionary below.
TLDR is a Chrome Extension that can provide a quick synopsis of an online article. TLDR allows a user to change from 'short' to 'long' or even an ad free version of the original. This extension can help students quickly decide if a web source will match their needs or not. It can also benefit struggling readers by shortening a article.
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