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Reading, Writing and Web 2.0 make a great team! (Rasa Conference 2011)<br />Presented by Fiona Beal<br />fionabeal@gmail.c...
Web 2.0: Amazing free, easy to use interactive programmeshttp://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/<br />
Introducingmyself<br />Teacher, web 2.0 ‘fanatic’ and passionate about integrating the curriculum with technology.<br />Ha...
Outcome for this session<br />To show how Web 2 can be a fantastic literacy resource both for students and for teachers.<b...
Current scenario<br />Digital natives (learners under 18) and digital immigrants (us). <br />Do we teach to our past or ou...
Technologyis not the wave of the future – it<br />is the tsunami of the present. (Janice M. Rolle)<br />
Creativewritinga) In the classroomb) In the computer lab<br />
Stories made using PowerPoint <br />
The Grade 5 bookbinding team at work<br />
In computer lessons we created a reading scheme of 80 books from Grade 1 – Grade 7 for Steenberg Primary School<br />
Creativewritingc) as an e-bookd) collaboratingwithclasses fromother countries<br />
This is what it looks like in Slideboom.com<br />
UsingiEtherpad Pad to createcircle storieshttp://ietherpad.com<br />
We sent codes from to Canada and then Argentine<br />
Our two and three-nation collaborative writing project<br />These can be read from http://slideboom.com itself following a...
Creativewritinge) using Google images and a different e-book programme<br />
Ideas using youblisher.com<br />http://elk-grade6-stories.wikispaces.com – Karen Stadler’s project<br />
Creativewritingf) Creating and sending Flat Stanleys to another class alongwith a week’sdiary<br />
Story-starter sites<br />
Use a programme likehttp://www.wallwisher.com<br />
http://www.thestorystarter.com/jr.htm<br />
http://www.creativewritingprompts.com/#<br />
Storyboard generatorhttp://generator.acmi.net.au/storyboard/interactive<br />
Online creativewriting sites<br />
Storyjumperhttp://www.storyjumper.com<br />This is a free flip-page book withartworkattached. You can enter a whole class ...
A sample from Tamsyn in Grade 5<br />
A sample from Tamsyn in Grade 5<br />http://www.storyjumper.com/book/index/572294/4c68afedee407<br />
Storybirdhttp://www.storybird.com<br />This is a free online writing programme withloads of beautiful art to getyouthinkin...
Storybird<br />http://fionabeal.edublogs.org/2011/05/25/fun-using-storybird/<br />
Artisan’s Picture Book http://artisancam.org.uk<br />This is a free online writing programme whichisgreat for the youngerl...
LittleBird Taleshttp://littlebirdtales.com/http://fionabeal.edublogs.org/2011/05/10/we-loved-using-little-bird-tales-today...
Sites using photosin a fun way<br />http://www.picjoke.com<br />http://photofunia.com<br />http://piclits.com<br />
http://www.piclit.com<br />
Using a blog to create a story<br />
http://5bwrites.blogspot.com/<br />
Use  fake Facebook and Twittertemplates<br />
http://www.myfakewall.com/<br />
A template and rubric to usehttp://bit.ly/nx19ET <br />
http://faketweetbuilder.com/<br />
Using Wikis for creative writing<br />
http://graystonprep-grade6-english.wikispaces.com/The+Write+Stuff<br />
http://writingpals.wikispaces.com/<br />
Writing a class novel using a wiki<br />http://yrps5m.wikispaces.com/Welcome<br />
Vocabulary-building sites<br />
http://www.tagxeedo.com<br />
Online newspapers<br />
http://globalnewspaper.wikispaces.com/<br />
http://cyber-kap.blogspot.com/<br />
Poetry<br />
http://www.gigglepoetry.com/index.aspx<br />
http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/flash_pie.htm<br />
Listening to reading<br />
Vocaroo.comhttp://vocaroo.com<br />
Download to keep forever<br />
Reading sites<br />
http://askatechteacher.wordpress.com/2011/04/15/weekend-website-51-17-story-sites-for-first-and-second-grade/<br />
http://www.starfall.com/<br />
http://www.highlightskids.com/Stories/Rebus/rebus_theNoise0705/0705_theNoise.asp<br />
http://www.watertowncsd.org/index.cfm?bid=5&cid=3927<br />
http://www.storylineonline.net/<br />
http://en.childrenslibrary.org/ <br />
More Reading sites<br />http://livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=61940<br />http://www.booksshouldbefree.com/genre/Chil...
Book reviews<br />
http://www.scholastic.com/kids/homework/sandwich.asp<br />
http://www.booktrailersforreaders.com/Home+Student+Book+Trailers<br />
Use a blog to write book reportshttp://josephr4.edublogs.org/2010/07/19/my-report/<br />
Further down in the same blog<br />
More book report ideas<br />This whole blog called ‘Watch, Connect, Read”  is devoted to <br />different types of book rep...
How canweachievethis?<br />1.  A few computers in a classroomlinkedwith Microsoft Sharepoint<br />http://schoolnetsa.blogs...
2.  A bank of mobile netbooksthatcanbebooked for use.<br />3. Schoolsstart to employtechnologyintegrationspecialists. e.g....
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  • Teachers don’t often like doing creative writing. Kids don’t like it etc.
  • Teachers don’t often like doing creative writing. Kids don’t like it etc.
  • Upload PowerPoint stories to Slideboom
  • Add a picture of primary pad or ether pad
  • Teachers don’t often like doing creative writing. Kids don’t like it etc.
  • Teachers don’t often like doing creative writing. Kids don’t like it etc.
  • Even the rugby boys in Grade 7 who aren’t the least bit interested in schoolwork love this.
  • photofunia
  • picjoke
  • journals
  • Graysdton wiki and Bob’s wiki http://writingpals.wikispaces.com/Our+GroupsCodgaroohttp://cogdogroo.wikispaces.com/StoryToolsAny other wikis
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  • Writing pals
  • Add you publisher
  • Name poem
  • Show some of the ways we so poetry in class first
  • Show some of the ways we so poetry in class first
  • Add a picture of primary pad or ether pad
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    1. 1. Reading, Writing and Web 2.0 make a great team! (Rasa Conference 2011)<br />Presented by Fiona Beal<br />fionabeal@gmail.com<br />http://fionabeal.edublogs.org<br />http://schoolnetsa.blogspot.com<br />
    2. 2. Web 2.0: Amazing free, easy to use interactive programmeshttp://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/<br />
    3. 3. Introducingmyself<br />Teacher, web 2.0 ‘fanatic’ and passionate about integrating the curriculum with technology.<br />Have taught Grades 1 – 7 as a class teacher, and thereafter a computer teacher at FishhoekPrimary. From 1 October will be working for SchoolNet with professional development for its premium members<br />Life was revolutionised in 2009 by blogging and discovering a whole educational community ‘out there’.<br />Winner of Innovative Teacher 2009 in SA. Winning place in Pan African Finals in Mauritius and participated in World Finals in Brazil. 1 of 50 teachers selected to attend partners in Learning Institute week in Seattle in July 2011<br />Textbook writer<br />
    4. 4. Outcome for this session<br />To show how Web 2 can be a fantastic literacy resource both for students and for teachers.<br />
    5. 5. Current scenario<br />Digital natives (learners under 18) and digital immigrants (us). <br />Do we teach to our past or our learners’ futures? <br />
    6. 6. Technologyis not the wave of the future – it<br />is the tsunami of the present. (Janice M. Rolle)<br />
    7. 7. Creativewritinga) In the classroomb) In the computer lab<br />
    8. 8.
    9. 9.
    10. 10.
    11. 11. Stories made using PowerPoint <br />
    12. 12. The Grade 5 bookbinding team at work<br />
    13. 13. In computer lessons we created a reading scheme of 80 books from Grade 1 – Grade 7 for Steenberg Primary School<br />
    14. 14. Creativewritingc) as an e-bookd) collaboratingwithclasses fromother countries<br />
    15. 15. This is what it looks like in Slideboom.com<br />
    16. 16. UsingiEtherpad Pad to createcircle storieshttp://ietherpad.com<br />
    17. 17. We sent codes from to Canada and then Argentine<br />
    18. 18. Our two and three-nation collaborative writing project<br />These can be read from http://slideboom.com itself following a link. <br />http://www.slideboom.com/presentations/94941/The-Secret<br />2. They can be embedded in a blog.<br />http://fionabeal.edublogs.org/our-three-nation-story-writing-project/<br />They can be uploaded to a website<br />http://www.sanandres.esc.edu.ar/olivosp/extranet2009/6to/globalwriting/index.htm<br />
    19. 19.
    20. 20. Creativewritinge) using Google images and a different e-book programme<br />
    21. 21. Ideas using youblisher.com<br />http://elk-grade6-stories.wikispaces.com – Karen Stadler’s project<br />
    22. 22. Creativewritingf) Creating and sending Flat Stanleys to another class alongwith a week’sdiary<br />
    23. 23.
    24. 24.
    25. 25. Story-starter sites<br />
    26. 26. Use a programme likehttp://www.wallwisher.com<br />
    27. 27. http://www.thestorystarter.com/jr.htm<br />
    28. 28. http://www.creativewritingprompts.com/#<br />
    29. 29. Storyboard generatorhttp://generator.acmi.net.au/storyboard/interactive<br />
    30. 30. Online creativewriting sites<br />
    31. 31. Storyjumperhttp://www.storyjumper.com<br />This is a free flip-page book withartworkattached. You can enter a whole class to have these e-books<br />
    32. 32. A sample from Tamsyn in Grade 5<br />
    33. 33. A sample from Tamsyn in Grade 5<br />http://www.storyjumper.com/book/index/572294/4c68afedee407<br />
    34. 34. Storybirdhttp://www.storybird.com<br />This is a free online writing programme withloads of beautiful art to getyouthinking and creating an e-book. <br />
    35. 35. Storybird<br />http://fionabeal.edublogs.org/2011/05/25/fun-using-storybird/<br />
    36. 36. Artisan’s Picture Book http://artisancam.org.uk<br />This is a free online writing programme whichisgreat for the youngerleaeners<br />
    37. 37.
    38. 38.
    39. 39.
    40. 40.
    41. 41.
    42. 42. LittleBird Taleshttp://littlebirdtales.com/http://fionabeal.edublogs.org/2011/05/10/we-loved-using-little-bird-tales-today/<br />This is a free online writing programme which has a place for the learners to drawtheirownilluatrations.<br />
    43. 43. Sites using photosin a fun way<br />http://www.picjoke.com<br />http://photofunia.com<br />http://piclits.com<br />
    44. 44.
    45. 45. http://www.piclit.com<br />
    46. 46. Using a blog to create a story<br />
    47. 47. http://5bwrites.blogspot.com/<br />
    48. 48. Use fake Facebook and Twittertemplates<br />
    49. 49. http://www.myfakewall.com/<br />
    50. 50.
    51. 51. A template and rubric to usehttp://bit.ly/nx19ET <br />
    52. 52. http://faketweetbuilder.com/<br />
    53. 53. Using Wikis for creative writing<br />
    54. 54. http://graystonprep-grade6-english.wikispaces.com/The+Write+Stuff<br />
    55. 55. http://writingpals.wikispaces.com/<br />
    56. 56. Writing a class novel using a wiki<br />http://yrps5m.wikispaces.com/Welcome<br />
    57. 57.
    58. 58. Vocabulary-building sites<br />
    59. 59. http://www.tagxeedo.com<br />
    60. 60. Online newspapers<br />
    61. 61. http://globalnewspaper.wikispaces.com/<br />
    62. 62. http://cyber-kap.blogspot.com/<br />
    63. 63. Poetry<br />
    64. 64. http://www.gigglepoetry.com/index.aspx<br />
    65. 65. http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/flash_pie.htm<br />
    66. 66. Listening to reading<br />
    67. 67. Vocaroo.comhttp://vocaroo.com<br />
    68. 68. Download to keep forever<br />
    69. 69. Reading sites<br />
    70. 70. http://askatechteacher.wordpress.com/2011/04/15/weekend-website-51-17-story-sites-for-first-and-second-grade/<br />
    71. 71. http://www.starfall.com/<br />
    72. 72. http://www.highlightskids.com/Stories/Rebus/rebus_theNoise0705/0705_theNoise.asp<br />
    73. 73. http://www.watertowncsd.org/index.cfm?bid=5&cid=3927<br />
    74. 74. http://www.storylineonline.net/<br />
    75. 75. http://en.childrenslibrary.org/ <br />
    76. 76. More Reading sites<br />http://livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=61940<br />http://www.booksshouldbefree.com/genre/Children/all<br />http://studentdigitaltools.wordpress.com/reading/<br />http://www.techsupportalert.com/content/50-places-free-books-online.htm<br />
    77. 77. Book reviews<br />
    78. 78. http://www.scholastic.com/kids/homework/sandwich.asp<br />
    79. 79. http://www.booktrailersforreaders.com/Home+Student+Book+Trailers<br />
    80. 80. Use a blog to write book reportshttp://josephr4.edublogs.org/2010/07/19/my-report/<br />
    81. 81. Further down in the same blog<br />
    82. 82. More book report ideas<br />This whole blog called ‘Watch, Connect, Read” is devoted to <br />different types of book reports: <br />http://mrschureads.blogspot.com/<br />This blog post gives ten alternatives to the traditional book <br />reports: <br />http://theapple.monster.com/benefits/articles/8529-10-technology-enhanced-alternatives-to-book-reports<br />
    83. 83. How canweachievethis?<br />1. A few computers in a classroomlinkedwith Microsoft Sharepoint<br />http://schoolnetsa.blogspot.com/2011/08/how-are-south-african-schools-faring-in.html<br />
    84. 84. 2. A bank of mobile netbooksthatcanbebooked for use.<br />3. Schoolsstart to employtechnologyintegrationspecialists. e.g.Elkanah Househttp://karenstadler.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/bett_competition-entry_elkanahsp.pdf<br />THE END<br />
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