"Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body"
~ Richard Steele ~

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Class 12/14/10

Below is the link to a site I created that contains videos and links on how to use Google apps.
Link to Google Site for Class

Web 2.0 Tools

Wordle
Tagxedo (another version of Wordle)

Delicious (bookmarking)

Photostory 3 (on lab computers)

Twitter (great PLN for ideas)

Ten Tips for Using YouTube in the Classroom
Ways to view a YouTube video without the ads.
Ways to download the video.
100 best videos for teachers

How to Get Students Thinking
Great list of Web 2.0 ideas

Format Factory
Video converter for Flip Videos

Kidblog - (how to get kids blogging in under 5 minutes)

Embedit - easy tool for embedding any file into a blog of web

The Learning Network (run by the NY Times. Articles are made easier for students)

Google Slam (just for fun)

Weboword (visual vocabulary)

Vocabahead (videos)

TVKim (unusual videos)