Web 2.0 in the Classroom: Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting

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  • 1. Web 2.0 in the Classroom:
    Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting
    Rafael Scapin, Ph.D.
    Coordinator of Educational Technology
    Dawson College
  • 2. Content
    Web 1.0 & Web 2.0
    Cloud Computing
    Sharing & Storing
  • 3. Introduction
    Source: http://vimeo.com/12619225
    Length: 1:00
  • 4. Introduction
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jp_oyHY5bug
    Length: 4:56
  • 5. Introduction
    Essay About the Future
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xx2Slxp0TkM
    Length: 1:20
  • 6. Read-only Web (Search for information and read it)
    Static pages instead of dynamic user-generated content
    User is passive (one-way flow of information)
    Web 1.0 Features (1993 – 2003)
  • 7. Web 1.0 Dawson College website: 1997
    Source: www.archive.org
  • 8. Web 2.0: An Introduction
    Emphasis on online collaboration and sharingamong users
    Users are encouraged to createand manage information
  • 9. Web 2.0Dawson College website: 2011
  • 10. Web 1.0 vs Web 2.0
  • 11. Cloud Computing
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZArdOgbYuIc
    Length: 3:01
  • 12. Security Issues
    • You have to trust someone else with your data
    • 13. It’s outside of your firewall
  • 14. Google Docs is free, Web-based word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, form, and data storage service offered by Google.
    • Online edition of documents
    • 15. Real-time collaboration
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_hJ3R8jEZM
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRqUE6IHTEA
  • 16.
  • 17. Google Docs: A Love Letter
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7y7NafWXeM
    Length: 1:37
  • 18. Google Docs in the Classroom
    Source: http://cache.gawkerassets.com/assets/images/4/2011/01/rockwell_ipad_teaching.jpg
  • 19. Google Docs in the Classroom
    Promote group collaboration and creativity by having your students record their group projects together in a single doc.
    Keep track of grades, attendance, or any other data
    Facilitate writing as a process by encouraging students to write in a document shared with you.
    Encourage collaborative presentation skills by asking your students to work together on a shared presentation
    Maintain, update and share lesson plans over time in a single document.
    Track and organize cumulative project data in a single spreadsheet, accessible to any collaborator at any time.
  • 20. Google Docs in the Classroom
    • Teachers have the opportunity to check student progress and make sure students are following the guidelines.
    • 21. They can provide feedback in the document. Teachers can offer advice which may lead to higher grades.
    • 22. Teachers can use the revisions history to find out who has actually helped on the project and evaluate individual participation and content.
    • 23. Teachers can discover who is not participating and have the opportunity to correct the situation.
    • 24. Teachers can use Google Docs to inform students about upcoming assignments.
    • 25. Google Docs is popular for teams that are developing an essay or a presentation.
  • Google Docs in the Classroom
    • A team of students can create a spreadsheet which includes assignment details and deadlines.
    • 26. All the team members update the spreadsheet which allows students to see who is getting their work done on time and who is falling behind.
    • 27. The revision history feature allows students and teachers to see a history of the revision process of a particular document.
    • 28. Sometimes previous ideas and information that were removed actually deserve to be in the document. With Google Docs, this deleted content can be restored.
    • 29. Students from all over the nation can work on the same project in real-time and get involved in brainstorming sessions.
  • Google Docs: Useful Resources
    Source: http://www.google.com/educators/index.html
    Source: http://www.thegoogleclassroom.com/
  • 30. Google Docs Youtube Community
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/GoogleDocsCommunity
  • 31. Google Forms in the Classroom
  • 32. Hands-On: Creating a Quiz Using Google Docs
    Source: https://docs.google.com/present/view?id=df6bwk2v_395h754x6g6
  • 33. Creating Self-Graded Quizzes Using Google Docs
    “How to Create Self-Graded Quizzes in Google Docs”
  • 34. Teachers and Students Talk About Google Docs
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TYPjJK6LZdM
  • 35. News in Google Docs
  • 36. Google Docs: Discussions
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zmOYziFKZw
    Length: 1:51
  • 37. Connecting Microsoft Office Files to Google Docs
    Cloud Connect: a new plugin for Microsoft Office which will tie Google Docs directly into Microsoft Office, free of charge. Editing a document in Word? It’ll automatically sync to your Google Docs account each time you hit ‘Save’.
  • 38. Optical character recognition (OCR) in Google Docs
  • 39. Cloud printing on the go
    Imagine printing an important document from your smartphone on the way to work and finding the printout waiting for you when you walk in the door. Now you can do this with Google Docs!
    Source: http://googledocs.blogspot.com/2011/01/cloud-printing-on-go.html
  • 40. Pixlr: Editing Images Online
  • 41. STORING
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkfOYtaumew&feature=youtu.be
    Length: 1:04
  • 42. Storing on the Cloud: Dropbox.com
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghKdYKZ1Sts
  • 43. Storing on the Cloud: Dropbox.com
    2 Gb free
  • 44. Storing on the Cloud: Dropbox.com
  • 45. Storing on the Cloud: Box.net
    5 Gb free
  • 46. SHARING
  • 47. Sharing Files
  • 48. Sharing Files
  • 49. Sharing Files
  • 50. Sharing Photos
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ClORK1iULQ
    Length: 2:51
  • 51. Sharing Videos
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=YouTubeHelp#p/u
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzSwnbxb9TY
    Length: 1:17
  • 52. Sharing Links
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeBmvDpVbWc
    Length: 3:26
  • 53. Sharing Links
  • 54. Sharing Links
    • TAG: keyword assigned to a piece of information
    • 55. Useful for classifying information oin the
    • 56. Users classify information on Web 2.0!
    • 57. Directories (taxonomy) Tagging ("folksonomy")
    • 58. Taxonomy = Science of Classification
    • 59. Folksonomy = Social Management of Information
  • 60. Presenting
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_KnC2EIS5w
    Length: 2:26
  • 61. Presenting
  • 62. Presenting
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOW7ALVVVUc
    Length: 2:13
  • 63. Presenting
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NN2I1pWXjXI
    Length: 2:59
  • 64. Presenting
  • 65. Presenting
  • 66. Presenting
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxhqD0hNx4Q
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kP85gKbUDXs
    Length: 1:09
    Length: 1:29
  • 67. Presenting
    Source: http://prezi.com/rfsnedhqmhqa/thoughts-on-using-prezi-as-a-teaching-tool/
  • 68. Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting
    “Word Clouds” generator. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.
  • 69. Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting : a Real Example
    A visual representation of the entire English debate
    (April 12, 2011)
  • 70. Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting: a Real Example
    Michael Ignatieff (Liberal)
    Stephen Harper (Conservative)
    Jack Layton (NDP)
    Gilles Duceppe (Bloc)
    Source: http://blog.decisioncanada.ca/conservatives/the-english-debate-just-the-words/
  • 71. Creating, Storing, Sharing and Presenting: a Real Example
  • 72. Final Presentation:
    Gmail Motion
    Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bu927_ul_X0
    Length: 1:53
  • 73. Questions
  • 74. Contact Me
    Rafael Scapin
  • 75. List of Useful Resources
    The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators
    Google for Educators: Resource Handout
    Directory of Learning Tools 2011
    Social Learning Tools for the School Classroom 
    Tools for the 21st Century Teacher (Part 1)
    Tools for the 21st Century Teacher (Part 2)
  • 76. List of Useful Resources
    “The Complete Dropbox for Educators”
    100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner