Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5




Queensland Public Libraries Association conference

Queensland Public Libraries Association conference



Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



0 Embeds 0

No embeds


Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Australia Australia Presentation Transcript

    • Kelly Czarnecki Technology Education Librarian [email_address] IM in Second Life: BlueWings Hayek Youth Services @ ImaginOn
    • Welcome to ImaginOn! Walking in the door. . . . What to expect?
    • Bringing stories to life! Send a story to the story jar Watch yourself on the screen Interact with the giant book
    • The Story Lab story lab stations inside the story lab
    • Gaming @ ImaginOn Teen Club Children’s Club Youth and family gaming
    • Computers for homework, games, and families working together
      • Creative Comix
      • Core FX
      • Hollywood
      • Arcade Games
      • Online tutoring service
      • Photoshop
      • Game Design
      • Teen Second Life
    • Studio i
      • Studio i:
      • blue screen technology
      • stop motion animation
      • music creation/sound booth
    • Sample movies
      • Teens create movies to promote programs, enter contests, part of school assignments, and just for fun.
      • Let’s watch some!
    • Teen Second Life
    • Focus of Teen Second Life: Teen driven
      • Teens have taught building and scripting classes
      • Teens have been mentored / have mentored
      • Teens have gathered 'interns' to help run events
      • Teens have run meetings and contests
      • Teens maintain the island
      • Teens have curated an art show
      • Teens have created web sites and podcasts
      • Teens work with adults (educators, authors, etc.) that come to the island
      • Teens have created furniture for the island
      • Teens have participated in podcasting for YALSA
    • Other islands on the Teen Grid
    • Benefits of having an island in Teen Second Life
      • We're learning to be resources in this 'new world' to teens and parents and those already in these worlds
      • We have more of a global reach
      • We can give teens tools and knowledge to enrich and enhance their school projects
      • We are adding value to teens learning experiences
      • We are opening up partnerships with schools and other community members
    • Machinima
      • Filmmaking techniques in a 3D environment
      Example of machinima:
    • Putting it all together: What does it mean?
      • Taking a ‘lab’ approach to services
      • Creating ‘thinkering’ spaces
      • Sharing resources
      • Self-guided spaces
      • Always ‘something’ going on
      • Reaching out to the wider community