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Word Clouds

What are Word Clouds?
Word clouds are tools that provide a graphical representation of words.  Word clouds can help differentiate the frequency of words from selected text by making frequently occurring words larger than those that are not used as frequently.  

Note: Different word cloud generators offer different options, so you might have to experiment with a couple before finding one that suits your needs.

Examples of Word Clouds:
      



How Can I Use Word Clouds in my Classroom?
The presentation below was designed for Wordle, but the concepts can be applied to different word cloud generators.

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How do You Use Word Clouds in Your Classroom?  
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