Glogster Kari Kirkpatrick EED 427 September 9, 2009
Glogster.com Interactive, fun, easy to use website that allows you to make your own space for others to view Make a virtual poster Private vs Public Teacher run and monitored Add up to 200 classmates Embed your glog into a website or wiki
How to Use It Start at glogster.com/edu Register: you will enter a nickname, password, an email address, gender, birthday, full name, and country Once you have your account set up, start making your poster: Create a new glog Pick your background (wall) Add text Add pictures and graphics Add sound or videos Save!
For Teachers When you sign up your classmates (students) they will automatically be listed as your “Friends” You will have access to go in and set up the glogster accounts for each of your students You will always be able to view your students glogs Once you make a glogyou can alert all your “Friends” with one simple click
My Page Set up as an introduction of myself Four pages set up as a website http://bearkatkari.edu.glogster.com/Welcome/
Ms. B’s Page First Grade teacher Used glogster to spruce up a class wiki http://b-7bobcats.wikispaces.com/
Classroom Tool ANY project that a student can turn in a poster to show the class Great way to set up parent communication Post your class calendar Add your specials calendar List weekly homework Integrate tutorial videos http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRdb_N6CBWE&NR=1
Helpful Links Glogster.com/edu An online tutorial to help set up your Glogster http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80NISdsoouE&NR=1