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Friday, March 12

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    20 Sites that Will Make Your WebQuests Pophttp://webquest.org/workshops/wqpop
    Five Ways to Pop - Free
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Friday, March 5

  1. page Writing - Web 2.0 edited ... Wallwisher - www.wallwisher.com - like sticky notes to respond to a prompt - can add pictures,…
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    Wallwisher - www.wallwisher.com - like sticky notes to respond to a prompt - can add pictures, audio and maybe video
    Wordle - (look under collaborative or clou
    Voki
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  2. page Writing - Web 2.0 edited Web 2.0 for K-12 www.delicious.com/cloesing PowerPoint Books - insert > new photo album Use …
    Web 2.0 for K-12
    www.delicious.com/cloesing
    PowerPoint Books - insert > new photo album
    Use photo album feature
    Use giant textbook to create the text with a photo
    Use befunky to make comic looking book
    Chacha - www.chacha.com
    Call and get a text back answering your question
    Books
    www.tickatok.com
    www.lulu.com - photobooks
    Bookmarking
    http://delicious.com
    www.diigo.com - can take a snapshot of a webpage (not a live page) - can highlight part of a page - can create a stickynote (have to go through diigo to have these features)
    Wikis
    wetpaint - has an education version
    Famous Missourians - different groups of kids create and edit and add to a page with their researched information
    VoiceThread - Kids draw a picture and then record their thoughts about their picture
    Blogs
    Podcasts
    www.hearwho.com - Type in and it will read it for you
    www.gcast.com - make be down
    Digital Storytelling
    Make Beliefs Comic - www.makebeliefscomix.com - can print it out - use in newsletter - do a screen capture and paste it into a newsletter - Do using dialogue
    Extra Normal -
    Webspiration - www.mywebspiration.com - saved on their server and is collaborative
    Intel - seeing reason -
    etherpad - http://etherpad.com - like google docs but kids contributions are color-coded - 8 kids can collaborate at one time
    GeoTagging
    Every Trail - www.everytrail.com - take a picture use the app to locate the picture via GPS
    ClassTools - www.classtools.net - flash without programming - flash cards, charts, etc.
    Scheduling/Planning - www.whichdateworks.com - give a choice of dates, email to friends, they choose their dates and you figure it out
    Wallwisher - www.wallwisher.com - like sticky notes to respond to a prompt - can add pictures, audio and maybe video
    Wordle - (look under collaborative or clou

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  3. page WebQuests edited ... Aviary - http://aviary.com/ - Image editor - No ads - no spam Myna in Aviary - similar to Gar…
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    Aviary - http://aviary.com/ - Image editor - No ads - no spam
    Myna in Aviary - similar to Garage Band - professional like audio editor
    AudioBoo - http://audioboo.fm/ - allows you to go out and record interviews. create a podcast, etc. iPhone app
    ipadio - phone blog call with phone and it posts it instantly
    Read the Words - http://readthewords.com - avatars read the words that you type - may be able to embed the video into a page - use as an introduciton to a webquest - can create 3 for free and then minimal fee

    Turning Content into a Game
    Jeopardy Labs - http://jeopardylabs.com/ - Create a Jeopardy game online - not PowerPoint
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    Harness the Power of Sound
    Engage with Others
    Book Glutton - community of readers - set up a group and be reading a book together - more interactive
    LlibraryThing - a million members - let kids see they are part of a larger community
    goodreads
    shelfari - a little more user friendly - more visual
    QuickTopic - discussion space - 5 seconds - type in a topic and it gives you a URL
    Wallwisher

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  4. page WebQuests edited 20 Sites that Will Make Your WebQuests Pophttp://webquest.org/workshops/wqpop Five Ways to Pop - …
    20 Sites that Will Make Your WebQuests Pophttp://webquest.org/workshops/wqpop
    Five Ways to Pop - Free
    Make the Content More Understandable
    Readability - http://lab.arc90.com/experiments/readability/ - Bookmarklet - Add to browser tool bar - Turns any webpage into a more readable document
    Lingro - http://lingro.com - Vocabulary - Turns everyword on a page into a link with a definition - Can translate into different languages or use for definitions - create its own unique URL so that can be embedded into a webpage
    Invite Creativity
    Pic-Lits - http://www.piclits.com/compose_dragdrop.aspx - Add words and beautiful pictures - drag and drop words - or type freestyle - has own URL
    Twine - http://gimcrackd.com/etc/src/ - Just about the words, no pictures - using graphic organizer, good for sequence - interactive branching stories - creates a webpage that you download and embed
    Idee - http://labs.ideeinc.com/multicolr/ - Choose pictures based on colors - Great for Color Poems - Quilts for Math Quilt
    TimeToast - http://www.timetoast.com/ - timelines
    TimeGlider - http://timeglider.com/ - timelines that is tied to the New York Times database - type in a keyword and then see what articles come up to use as research
    Aviary - http://aviary.com/ - Image editor - No ads - no spam
    Myna in Aviary - similar to Garage Band - professional like audio editor
    Turning Content into a Game
    Jeopardy Labs - http://jeopardylabs.com/ - Create a Jeopardy game online - not PowerPoint
    The Game Crafter (beta) - http://www.thegamecrafter.com/ - Costs money to create the game -
    Quizlet - http://quizlet.com/ - flash card generator - can use some that are already created
    Jigsaw Planet - http://www.jigsawplanet.com/ - Online Jigsaw Puzzles - Can put your own pictures up - Use with an Inspiration Web so kids have to think about what they are studying - maps -
    UMapper - http://umapper.com - Create maps based on Google Maps - Add questions - markers - outline areas - can embed into webpage - Where Paul Revere rode - What are the important places?
    Harness the Power of Sound
    Engage with Others

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  5. page Bernie Dodge edited Engagement - What is it really? 360 Cities http://www.primaryaccess.org/ http://gimcrackd.com/e…
    Engagement - What is it really?
    360 Cities
    http://www.primaryaccess.org/
    http://gimcrackd.com/etc/src/

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  6. page Bernie Dodge edited Engagement - What is it really? 360 Cities
    Engagement - What is it really?
    360 Cities

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  7. page Going Beyond your Classroom Walls edited http://staff.rockwood.k12.mo.us/deneaurobert arsights.com - augmented reality Use with HueHD - f…
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    arsights.com - augmented reality
    Use with HueHD - free software
    Google 3D warehouse
    Google Sketch Up
    googlesightseeing.com
    pre-made field trips
    PlanetinAction.com
    Smithsonian Virtual Filed Trips
    efiledtrips.org
    Great Blogs
    simplek12.com
    mrssmoke.onsugar.com (link to Old Faithful)
    nps.gov
    skypeanauthor.wetpaint.com
    Wikis to keep contact with students on vacation, moving, etc
    What can kids do from home?
    Spelling patterns - add to list from home using colors
    kidblog.org
    online book clubs
    lovelylearning.yolasite.com
    online projects k - 6
    jenuinetech.com
    Podcast Bob's Web World
    Google Reader - Blogs
    Video Poscasts - House them together
    extranormal.com (robot guy)

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  8. page Google Tools! edited Google Tools and Tips Cindy Lane - http://tinyurl.com/emints2010 1800goog411 google earth goods…
    Google Tools and Tips
    Cindy Lane - http://tinyurl.com/emints2010
    1800goog411
    google earth goods
    googlelittrips.org
    geogreeting
    Google Mars (Bill Nye)
    Panaramo
    Google Maps first then move to Google Earth
    Drag right to rotate the Earth
    click north to straighten up the earth or to go to 3D view
    clear cache before creating a tour so it will work without internet
    Can overlay images and change transparency
    My places
    right click on my places
    add
    image overlay
    find picture
    drag/size/rotate
    Add audio files using a camera
    Google Forms
    self graded exams
    bubl
    cue
    80/20 rule
    Google Labs
    Google Books - full view only can read a whole book
    save to own library
    Google Images
    Advanced Image Search
    Usage rights (copyright free)
    Labeled for reuse
    After search
    Web + Show options
    Shows categories
    Standard View
    Wonder Wheel (Graphic organizer)
    Great way to divide parts
    Timeline
    Create a custom search engine for tasks
    Labs
    Google Squared
    Crib Sheets
    Google Docs - Revision history - keeps kids honest
    21 ways to use google docs
    50 people can work on a spreadsheet @ one time
    Presentations can have 10 people working at one time
    ask her to email a copy of 21 ways ppt
    Jesse Spevack you tube video - self graded exam video

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Thursday, March 4

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