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LIGHTNING-FAST TECH TOOLS
Awesome Results in One Lesson or
Less!
GUARANTEED or
your money back*
*just kidding
All photos a...
About Me
Graduate student in
library science at ODU
Editor/writer
Lover of tech tools
Mom of two
Library substitute teache...
Why lightning-fast?
FIVE SIX LIGHTNING-FAST TECH
TOOLS
TO THE RESCUE!
GUARANTEED or
your money
back*
*still just kidding
X
1. Haiku Deck
Simple, lovely
presentations
Searchable photos or
upload your own
App and social media
Can share many ways
w...
1. Haiku Deck
Templates are only
option
No music
No free downloads
www.haikudeck.com
Nelson, W. (2015). Barter by Sarah Te...
Haiku Deck Ideas #1
Beautiful Poetry!
Create slideshow for oral
presentation of original
poems
(VA English SOL 4.7)
or
Ill...
Haiku Deck Ideas #2
Simple text-based layouts
Upload own images
www.haikudeck.com
Single-Topic Research:
Book report, biog...
Haiku Deck Ideas #3
Mission Statements
Bring your class,
school, or personal
mission statements to
life!
www.haikudeck.com...
For More
Haiku Deck Ideas
Education Pinterest Board:
https://www.pinterest.com/haikudeck/education-
case-studies/
Haiku De...
?
Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
2. FoldPlay
Upload pictures, make a foldable
www.foldplay.com http://www.foldplay.co
m
2. FoldPlay
Only a few activities
Site not updated
Activities include
printable origami,
foldbooks,
kaleidocycles, and
pap...
FoldPlay Ideas #1
Vocabulary Word Flip Books
Challenge kids to find photos for
each of their vocabulary words and
create a...
FoldPlay Ideas #2
Science Cycles
Make flip books for the plant
cycle, water cycle, carbon cycle,
etc.
Make together as a c...
FoldPlay Ideas #3
Force, Motion, and Energy
(VA Science SOL 4.2)
Each student makes a sphericon
Use different materials
Ex...
?
Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
http://www.korthalsaltes
.com
3. Kizoa
Extremely versatile
Alternative to iMovie or Windows Movie Makerwww.kizoa.com
3. Kizoa
Video
templates,
collages,
effects,
transitions,
animations,
music
Share multiple
ways
www.kizoa.com http://www.k...
3. Kizoa
Facebook or
uploaded
photos
Share results
or download
Video clips
limited to
two minutes
each
www.kizoa.com
Kizoa Ideas #1
Post-Field Trip Activity
Assign students to be field trip
reporters who take photos, videos,
and notes on t...
Kizoa Ideas #2
www.kizoa.com
Math Problems
Students make a virtual
whiteboard demonstration of
math problems using step-
b...
Kizoa Ideas #3
Famous Speech or Poem
Film each student reading a line or two
of a famous speech or poem.
On Kizoa, intersp...
?
Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
4. and 5. Vocaroo and Clyp
These two audio tools
are similar and work
well alone or together.
www.vocaroo.com
www.clyp.it
Vocaroo:
Record audio
Downloadable
Share link
Integrated with social media
No account needed
www.vocaroo.com
www.clyp.it
C...
Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #1
Audio Book Reviews
Students make short “radio broadcasts”
reviewing books.
Share on blog, websit...
Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #2
Responsibilities of Citizens
(VA SOL Civics and Economics 3.D)
In small groups, students
researc...
Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #3
Reading Buddies/
Modeled Reading:
Students record themselves
reading popular beginning readers
t...
Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #4
Commercials from History
Students write and record a 30-
second radio commercial related to
a cu...
?
Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
6. My Storybook
Online storybook creator
Easy and intuitivewww.mystorybook.com
6. My Storybook
Pros:
No account to start
Can share stories or keep private
Cons:
Account needed to save
$$ for ebook
Libr...
My Storybook Ideas #1
Two Characters Meet
What would happen?
Students create a
storybook
to answer this
question
meets
??
...
My Storybook Ideas #2
Pass the Storybook
Each student begins a
storybook in My
Storybook, then switches
to their neighbor’...
My Storybook Ideas #3
Teacher-Created
Template
Stories may be edited
and remixed.
Create a template for
students to make t...
?
Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
www.haikudeck.com
www.kizoa.com
www.foldplay.com
www.vocaroo.com
www.clyp.it
www.mystorybook.com
Those URLS again?
Thank you!
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Lightning-Fast Tech Tools: Awesome Results in One Lesson or Less!

  1. 1. LIGHTNING-FAST TECH TOOLS Awesome Results in One Lesson or Less! GUARANTEED or your money back* *just kidding All photos are screenshots from the site in question unless otherwise credited.
  2. 2. About Me Graduate student in library science at ODU Editor/writer Lover of tech tools Mom of two Library substitute teacher Can’t wait to be a school librarian! Nelson, W. (2015). Personal photo.
  3. 3. Why lightning-fast?
  4. 4. FIVE SIX LIGHTNING-FAST TECH TOOLS TO THE RESCUE! GUARANTEED or your money back* *still just kidding X
  5. 5. 1. Haiku Deck Simple, lovely presentations Searchable photos or upload your own App and social media Can share many ways www.haikudeck.com Nelson, W. (2015). Barter by Sarah Teasdale. [Slideshow]. Available at https://www.haikudeck.com/p/8Evl10XZj7/barter-by-sara- teasdale
  6. 6. 1. Haiku Deck Templates are only option No music No free downloads www.haikudeck.com Nelson, W. (2015). Barter by Sarah Teasdale. [Slideshow]. Available at https://www.haikudeck.com/p/8Evl10XZj7/barter-by-sara- teasdale
  7. 7. Haiku Deck Ideas #1 Beautiful Poetry! Create slideshow for oral presentation of original poems (VA English SOL 4.7) or Illustrate poems by someone else (VA English SOLs 6.4, 7.5, 9.1, 9.2, 10.5, 11.5, 12.5) www.haikudeck.com https://www.haikudeck.com/p/8Evl10XZj7/barter-by-sara-teasdale Nelson, W. (2015). Barter by Sarah Teasdale. [Slideshow]. Available at https://www.haikudeck.com/p/8Evl10XZj7/barter-by-sara- teasdale
  8. 8. Haiku Deck Ideas #2 Simple text-based layouts Upload own images www.haikudeck.com Single-Topic Research: Book report, biography of famous American, science topic (type of insect, animal, or storm?), social studies (country report or event?) Kramer, J. (2015). Ladybugs and butterflies. [Slideshow]. Available at https://www.haikudeck.com/ladybugs--butterflies-science-and-technology-presentation-qkDBhIjoLC
  9. 9. Haiku Deck Ideas #3 Mission Statements Bring your class, school, or personal mission statements to life! www.haikudeck.com McKenzie, S. (2015). Inspire 13. [Slideshow]. Available at https://www.haikudeck.com/inspire-13-uncategorized-presentation- NKPxpCqq9V
  10. 10. For More Haiku Deck Ideas Education Pinterest Board: https://www.pinterest.com/haikudeck/education- case-studies/ Haiku Deck Blog, tag “edtech”: https://blog.haikudeck.com/tag/edtech/ www.haikudeck.com
  11. 11. ? Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  12. 12. 2. FoldPlay Upload pictures, make a foldable www.foldplay.com http://www.foldplay.co m
  13. 13. 2. FoldPlay Only a few activities Site not updated Activities include printable origami, foldbooks, kaleidocycles, and paper models www.foldplay.com
  14. 14. FoldPlay Ideas #1 Vocabulary Word Flip Books Challenge kids to find photos for each of their vocabulary words and create a photo flip book! Tip: Make sure to click “Build Page” after you select each photo file or your book will be blank. www.foldplay.com http://foldplay.com/book.actio n
  15. 15. FoldPlay Ideas #2 Science Cycles Make flip books for the plant cycle, water cycle, carbon cycle, etc. Make together as a class, students fold their own www.foldplay.com
  16. 16. FoldPlay Ideas #3 Force, Motion, and Energy (VA Science SOL 4.2) Each student makes a sphericon Use different materials Experiment with friction, motion, and kinetic energy www.foldplay.com http://foldplay.com/polyPuzzle.action
  17. 17. ? Photo: PowerPoint Clipart http://www.korthalsaltes .com
  18. 18. 3. Kizoa Extremely versatile Alternative to iMovie or Windows Movie Makerwww.kizoa.com
  19. 19. 3. Kizoa Video templates, collages, effects, transitions, animations, music Share multiple ways www.kizoa.com http://www.kizoa.com
  20. 20. 3. Kizoa Facebook or uploaded photos Share results or download Video clips limited to two minutes each www.kizoa.com
  21. 21. Kizoa Ideas #1 Post-Field Trip Activity Assign students to be field trip reporters who take photos, videos, and notes on trip day. Use Kizoa to create virtual field trip to share with others. www.kizoa.com
  22. 22. Kizoa Ideas #2 www.kizoa.com Math Problems Students make a virtual whiteboard demonstration of math problems using step- by-step photos/videos. (VA Math SOL 6.2.) Alternative: Have each student explain a different step and compile the video clips. Tip: Screencast-o-matic.com is one way to do this. You can also film an actual whiteboard. Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  23. 23. Kizoa Ideas #3 Famous Speech or Poem Film each student reading a line or two of a famous speech or poem. On Kizoa, intersperse the clips with historic video clips, pictures, or screenshots of the text of the speech/poem and add music. www.kizoa.com Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  24. 24. ? Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  25. 25. 4. and 5. Vocaroo and Clyp These two audio tools are similar and work well alone or together. www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it
  26. 26. Vocaroo: Record audio Downloadable Share link Integrated with social media No account needed www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it Clyp: Record or upload audio Not downloadable Share link Integrated with social media Account required Also an app 4. and 5. Vocaroo and Clyp http://www.vocaroo.com http://www.clyp.it
  27. 27. Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #1 Audio Book Reviews Students make short “radio broadcasts” reviewing books. Share on blog, website, or via QR code. www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  28. 28. Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #2 Responsibilities of Citizens (VA SOL Civics and Economics 3.D) In small groups, students research, write, and create a series of short audio broadcasts about the responsibilities of U.S. citizens. www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it American flag. (n.d.). Free clipart, available at http://www.publicdomainpictures.net/pictures/80000/nahled/americ an-flag-1392926500mE6.jpg
  29. 29. Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #3 Reading Buddies/ Modeled Reading: Students record themselves reading popular beginning readers to share with younger students. www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it Moss, B. (2013). Canada water kids’ library. CC-BY 2.0
  30. 30. Vocaroo and Clyp Ideas #4 Commercials from History Students write and record a 30- second radio commercial related to a current social studies unit. www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it Lincoln campaign poster. CC-0 1.0.
  31. 31. ? Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  32. 32. 6. My Storybook Online storybook creator Easy and intuitivewww.mystorybook.com
  33. 33. 6. My Storybook Pros: No account to start Can share stories or keep private Cons: Account needed to save $$ for ebook Library inappropriate? www.mystorybook.com https://www.mystorybook.co m
  34. 34. My Storybook Ideas #1 Two Characters Meet What would happen? Students create a storybook to answer this question meets ?? www.mystorybook.com Junie B. Jones Geronimo Stilton
  35. 35. My Storybook Ideas #2 Pass the Storybook Each student begins a storybook in My Storybook, then switches to their neighbor’s story. Continue until all stories are done! www.mystorybook.com
  36. 36. My Storybook Ideas #3 Teacher-Created Template Stories may be edited and remixed. Create a template for students to make their own. (VA English SOL 2.12, 2.13, 2.14) www.mystorybook.com
  37. 37. ? Photo: PowerPoint Clipart
  38. 38. www.haikudeck.com www.kizoa.com www.foldplay.com www.vocaroo.com www.clyp.it www.mystorybook.com Those URLS again?
  39. 39. Thank you!

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