Mashing it Up in the Classroom

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Mashing it Up in the Classroom

  1. 1. Mashing it up in the Classroom<br />3 Tools for Your Classroom<br />
  2. 2. About Me<br />Lee-Anne Patterson<br />Learning Technology CoordinatorWest Island School, Hong Kong<br />leeanne.patterson@wis.edu.hk<br />Diigo – leekevp<br />Delicious - lpatterson<br /> lpatterson<br />
  3. 3. Workshop<br />This workshop is for beginners<br />Look at 3 tools that I regularly use in my classroom<br />Social Bookmarking (Diigo)<br />RSS<br />Embedable Web2.0<br />
  4. 4. Social Bookmarking<br />YouTube Video – Social Bookmarking in Plain English – Common Craft<br />
  5. 5. We use Diigo for all classes<br />Everyone has their own account<br />Class groups<br />Tag Rolls<br />WIS Geek of the Week<br />Research groups<br />Embedding Tag rolls in blogs, personal homepages<br />More effective when students have own laptops<br />
  6. 6. Making Lists<br />Lists – Personal but you can share the link (URL) with other people<br />
  7. 7. Diigo Groups<br />Diigo Groups – each person (account) can create and belong to many Groups. Groups can be public or restricted to selected people.<br />
  8. 8. Management of Bookmarks<br />Management of Bookmarks is much more sophisticated than other tools. Easy to edit bookmarks, import from other sources and push to other social bookmarking accounts<br />
  9. 9. Adding Bookmarks<br />With one click add the bookmark to your Diigo Account, add to a list and add to a group.<br />
  10. 10. Highlighting and Sticky Notes<br />Not only can you bookmark but you can highlight sections of a webpage, put sticky notes and annotate a webpage. These can be private, shared with a group or public to other Diigo users. (not general public)<br />
  11. 11. Lets have a look<br />Go to www.diigo.com<br />Create an account<br />Look at highlighting and post-it notes<br />Look at groups in diigo<br />Can push bookmarks to delicious accounts<br />Ideas for Implementation<br />Personal Account<br />Groups for: classes, faculty/departments/Year groups<br />Lists for personal areas, topics for classes<br />
  12. 12. RSS<br />Real Simple Syndication<br />
  13. 13. What is RSS?<br />YouTube Video – RSS in Plain English – Common Craft<br />
  14. 14. How to Use?<br />Finding RSS<br />Webpages<br />News searches on Google<br />Subscribing to RSS<br />Browser based<br />Readers<br />Have a Page Flakespage for storing/displaying<br />Have a Netvibes site with tabs for different classes and topics<br />
  15. 15. Web 2.0<br />YouTube<br />Flickr<br />Bubblus<br />Slide<br />Slideshare<br />Vizu Polls<br />Pros<br />Free<br />Collaborative<br />Removing the ‘noise’<br />Cons<br />Ownership<br />Accounts<br />Transient nature<br />
  16. 16. Where can you use?<br />Class blog<br />Class wiki<br />VLE’s<br />Nings<br />Facebook<br />……anywhere you can insert HTML code<br />
  17. 17. Extra Bits n Pieces<br />Powerpoint YouTube Add-in<br />YouTube Downloader App<br />Web 2.0 Toolbox<br />

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