10 best uses of the internet for teaching & learning
Amanda L. HillIDT 7064 M51October 31, 2011
No more outdated encyclopedias!http://www.loc.gov/library/ http://www.wolframal www.wikipedia.orglibarch-digital.html pha.com/
Forget “Well, the dog ate my homework.” http://www.chumpysclipart.com/illustration/1962/picture_of_a_running_do g_with_a_laptop_computer_in_his_mouth Dr. Helen Barrett on creating K-12 e-portfolios for with Google Apps @ https://sites.google.com/site/eportfolioapps/overview/model-k-12
News comes to you. http://www.iconspedia.com/icon/rss.h tmlNetvibes is a personaldashboard that lets youaggregate your news feeds.Here’s a tutorial to help you getstarted. http://www.iconspedia.com/icon/ netvibes-2710.html
More than just movies! A Vision of K-12 Students Today
Go anywhere on a field trip, you don’t need gas or a permission slip! http://www.louvre.fr/llv/musee/visit e_virtuelle.jspPicturing the 1930s at Smithsonian http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/in American Art Museum dex.html
If two heads are better than one. . . The Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education in New Jersey has been exploring Internet use in K-12 science education since 1993. See some of the ongoing collaborative projects hosted by the CIESE here . Jan Spurney http://www.kolabora.com/
You can see your house from space! Space!!! Google Maps & Google Earth in the Classroom http://www.iconspedia.com/icon/google -earth--753.html
Better games than Solitaire!John Burk uses Angry Birds in his physics class.
Crunched for time? See what others have done. http://www.readwritethink.org/ http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/index.html
Barrett, H. C. (2009). Creating K-12 e-portfolios using Google Apps. Retrieved October 30, 2011from https://sites.google.com/site/eportfolioapps/overview/model-k-12Burk, J. (2011, Feburary 17). Why you should wait to teach projectile motion part 2: introducing projectile motion using Angry Birds [Blog post] https://quantumprogress.wordpress.com/2011/02/17/why-you-should-wait- to-teach-projectile-motion-part-2-introducing-projectile-motion-using-angry- birds/Flickr. http://www.flickr.com/commonsGoogle earth for educators. http://sitescontent.google.com/google-earth-for- educators/Google maps for educators. http://www.google.com/educators/p_maps.htmlInternet Archive. http://www.archive.org/index.phpLibrary of Congress. (2011). American memory. http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.htmlThe Louvre museum official website. http://www.louvre.fr/llv/commun/home.jsp?bmLocale=en
Nesbitt, B. J. (2007). A vision of k-12 students today [Video]. Retrieved October 31, 2011 from http://www.youtube.com/user/bjnesbitt#p/a/u/0/_A-ZVCjfWf8Netvibes. http://www.netvibes.com/Read Write Think. http://www.readwritethink.org/Shrock, K. (2011). Kathy Shrock’s guide for educators.Smithsonian American Art Museum. (2011). Picturing the 1930s. http://americanart.si.edu/education/picturing_the_1930s/Teacher Librarian Ning: A community for teacher-librarians and other educators. http://teacherlibrarian.ning.com/Teacher Tube. http://www.teachertube.com/Wikipedia. http://www.wikipedia.org/
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