Glogster A Digital Tutorial<br />By Geri Rasmussen<br />and Briana Robideau<br />LS5233<br />
Welcome!<br />Your friendly school librarians, Ms. Rasmussen and Ms. Robideau, are always looking for new and exciting Web 2.0 applications to share.<br />In this digital tutorial, we are going to showcase Glogster.<br />Our school is in the process of purchasing a subscription to Glogster.<br />
So what is Glogster?<br />Glogster is a Web 2.0 application that allows you to create a digital poster and add multimedia.<br />Just imagine being able to free yourself from carrying those awkward posters around. <br />Well now you can with Glogster.<br />
Check it out for yourself!<br />You can use Glogster to create posters for ELA, social studies, science and other classes.<br />To whet your appetite, here are some links to Glogs your librarians aspire to create:<br />http://jhoertel.edu.glogster.com/book-sell-sample/<br />http://aingri1.edu.glogster.com/freedomriders/<br />http://sect8c.edu.glogster.com/glog-2414-8335/<br />
Here’s one we’re working on …<br />English 2 are reading the short story Lamb to the Slaughter and we’ve come up with a sample Glog.<br />http://britastic.glogster.com/lamb-to-the-slaughter/<br />
Glogster 101or How to get started.<br />Follow along as we demonstrate the basics of creating a Glog.<br />
What about copyright?<br />Glogster is fun, but don’t forget about copyright laws.<br />Choose carefully when sourcing information to add to your Glog.<br />Remember give credit where credit’s due by correctly citing your material.<br />Remember to use easybib.com your online citation machine.<br />
Need more help?<br />Your librarians are ready and waiting to help you navigate the exciting world of Glogster.<br />Come in person or visit us on the web.<br />
Works Cited<br />Glogster – Poster Yourself | Text, Images, Music and <br /> Video. Web. 13 Oct. 2011. <br /> <http://www.glogster.com/>.<br />
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