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Ready, Set, Go!

By Alma Row


Keeping on schedule during a lesson or presentation can be a challenge, but Supertimer makes it fun and easy. This online Flash timer is programmed" by clicking the + and buttons to set the desired time (up to 10 minutes, 59 seconds). You can choose three styles of music (Frantic," Fantasy", or Groovy"), or select None" if you want silence while the timer is ticking backwards. After choosing the desired settings, click the right arrow button, and the timer will display a random balloon that increases with size as the remaining time approaches zero. When time is up, the balloon touches the push pin and bursts with Times Up!" display. Kids of all ages love this timer!


Article by Alma Row
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