Teaching With Technology 2.0 versionLearning for the 21st Century Presented by Homer Colunga, M.S. for
DO NOW• Fill in the KWL chart in your packet for what you KNOW about technology in the classroom and WHAT you would like to know about technology in the classroom.• You may also participate in the LIVE KWL chart online at the following website: http://bit.ly/REPsUn
Twitter in the Classroom• Make use of the twitter fast follow feature • (A Mass Text Message Alert)• Use it for Online Discussion/Collaboration• Connect to parents
Please take out your cell phone!!!!• Do you want to receive TEXT MESSAGE• alerts about class?• Text: follow hcolungaSTCMV• To the number: 40404
Classroom Collaboration• LinoIt-Online Sticky Notes – Digital Bulletin Board – Digital Brainstorming – Classroom Collaboration – can be used to do KWL Charts
Classroom Collaboration• POLL EVERYWHERE: o Poll anywhere is a great way to bring in mobile devices into the classroom o Assess student knowledge during discussion
How To Vote via Texting 1. Standard texting rates only (worst case US $0.20)TIPS 2. We have no access to your phone number 3. Capitalization doesn’t matter, but spaces and spelling do
Classroom Assessment• Infuse Learning • Assess student performance during class. Find out immediately how a student is responding and take a grade from their responses. • View a demo by going to student.infuselearning.com in your computer/mobile browser
Create Digital Content• MindMeister o Create Mind Maps that can display trees of information
Digital Multimedia• VOKI: o Voki is a great way to have students share their knowledge of a topic in 60 seconds or less. o Makes students organize their thoughts to focus on key details.
Digital Content• Flickr – Go on virtual field trips – Display photography and art – Label Diagrams
Digital Content• BIG HUGE LABS o Create motivational posters o Trading cards o Magazine covers o Movie posters
Create Your Own Digital Content • QR CODE Generator: Add Codes to your assignments • Create a homework assignment that can be done on a mobile device! SCAN NOW!!!
Create Your Own Multimedia• Flip Your Classroom o Create video lectures that are viewed at home for homework o Traditional Homework is completed in class along with other hands-on activities• Jing o Can be used to record screen shots or make screen casts which can be viewed online• ScreenChomp o (FREE App) o Video Example
Create your Own multimedia• iPad o ScreenChomp (FREE App) o Video Example• TabletPC, SmartBoard, Interwrite Pad, etc. o Jing (FREE SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD) • Video Example • Posts to screencast.com o Camtasia Studio (License Required) • Can post to virtually anywhere, including YouTube!
YouTube in the Classroom• ViewPure.com- o Watch YouTube Videos without ads and related videos o download videos for offline viewing.• TubeChop.com- o Allows you to chop YouTube Videos, so that you get straight to the point you were focusing on.• Meograph-Allows for 4-dimensional storytelling, embedding photos and videos.
Digital Dialogue• Ifaketext.com—Have students create a dialogue via “Text Message”
Teacher Tools• DROPBOX: o Share files across any computer o Drag and drop convenience o Eliminates the need for USB Flash Drives o Available on Mobile Devices
Web Tools• Bit.ly o Have a long website address? Use Bit.ly o Shortens long website addresses o Track number of views to your link.
Online Assessment• Quizlet.com o Create Flash Cards for your class, or have students prepare these to study key terms and ideas.• GoogleDocs o to create tests/quizzes/homework that are sent to you after completion
Teacher Tools• WorksheetWorks o Create worksheets, graphic organizers, etc. that can be saved as PDFs• Improve Google Searches• Engrade.com- o Free Gradebook o Classroom activities o Seating Chart o Record attendance
Share Your Digital Content• SlideShare o Allows you to upload Power Point Presentations and share with the world. o You do not need to have Power Point installed on your computer o Can be viewed on mobile devices
Website Builder• WEEBLY o Build your own website with Drag and Drop convenience. o No programming knowledge required. o Add files and multimedia for your classes. o Keep parents and students updated with Blog features.
Annotate on your iPad• SKITCH- o an app that allows you to annotate text, images, maps, websites on your iPad! o Connects with Evernote to save your annotations automatically to your Evernote account.