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Social studies 2.0 (final)

  1. 1. What do you know about Web 2.0?<br />Text 197550 and your answer to 37607<br />or<br />Submit 197550 and your answer to<br /><br />
  2. 2. Social Studies 2.0<br />Presented by Betsey Kennedy<br />4th Grade Teacher, Big Shanty Intermediate School<br /><br />
  3. 3. Materials and Links<br />All materials and links available at:<br /><br />
  4. 4. What is Web 2.0?<br />
  5. 5. What is Web 2.0?<br /><ul><li>Web 1.0 = Read Only Web
  6. 6. Web 2.0 = Read/Write Web
  7. 7. People are both consumers and producers</li></li></ul><li>Why Use Web 2.0 With Kids?<br />stimulates new modes of inquiry <br />creates new opportunities for collaborative learning <br />allows students to engage with new literacies and express themselves in different media <br />encourages a proficiency in the publication of content, which creates a sense of ownership, audience engagement, peer assessment, and informal learning<br />(Crook, Fisher, Graber, Harrison, & Lewin, 2009) <br />
  8. 8. Challenges with Web 2.0<br />Time<br />Classroom Management<br />Privacy Issues<br />Digital Divide<br />
  9. 9. Getting Started with Web 2.0<br />Create multiple email accounts<br />Generic Usernames<br />Common Password<br />Register for students<br />good job for a volunteer<br />Try it out for yourself<br />
  10. 10. Managing Classroom 2.0<br />Start small<br />Develop groups of “experts”<br />Ask for help<br />Limit options<br />Be ready before you move to the computer lab<br />
  11. 11. Time for the Tools<br />1. Prezi<br />2. Blabberize<br />3. Glogster<br />4. Podomatic<br />5. ToonDoo<br />6. TypePad<br />7. VoiceThread<br />8. Wikispaces<br />9. Xtimeline<br />10. ZeeMaps<br />
  12. 12.<br />Free upgraded accounts for teachers<br />Presentation tool for teachers<br />Highly engaging to students<br />Easily embedded on TypePad blogs<br />Allows for student comments<br />
  13. 13. What can you do with a Prezi?<br />Document Analysis<br />Interactive Textbook Reading Lesson<br />
  14. 14.<br />Create talking images using photographs or drawings<br />Quick and easy<br />Post comments<br />
  15. 15. What can you do with Blabberize?<br />Conversations between historical characters<br />“Oh the Things I’ve Seen”: Talking Objects Witness to History<br />Elizabeth Cady Stanton Biography<br /><br />
  16. 16.<br />Create multimedia, interactive posters that include everything from movies to Wordles to weblinks<br /><br />
  17. 17. Glogster Basics<br />Can register students without email addresses<br />Students can comment on each others glogs<br />Glogs can be linked to TypePad blogs easily<br />
  18. 18. What can you do with a Glog?<br />Present Information<br />Biography Reports<br />Event Review<br /><br />
  19. 19.<br />Allows teachers or students to make podcasts very simply<br />Easy to embed, link, or email<br />Allows for commenting<br />
  20. 20. What can you do with podcasts?<br />Current Events<br />What We Have Learned<br /><br />Radio Plays/ Newscasts<br />Monthly “Newsletters”<br />
  21. 21.<br />Students can create comic strips<br />Images provided or uploaded<br />Allows for comments<br />Easy to embed<br />
  22. 22. What can you do with a ToonDoo?<br />Primary Source Analysis<br />What’s Wrong with this Cartoon<br />Event Review<br /> war&searchFrom=book <br />Biography Reports<br /> tubman&searchFrom=book<br />
  23. 23.<br />Embedding is easy<br />Open comments<br />Take advantage of the features<br />Create another blog when necessary<br />
  24. 24. What can you do with your blog?<br />Embed Web 2.0 projects<br />Turn to when you need more<br /><br />Class Recordings<br /><br />
  25. 25.<br />Collaborative, multimedia slide shows<br />Holds images, documents, and videos<br />Allows people to navigate slides and leave comments:<br />using voice (with a microphone or telephone) <br />text <br />audio file<br />video (via a webcam)<br />
  26. 26. VoiceThread Student Sample<br /><br />
  27. 27. VoiceThread Tips and Tricks<br />Provide a selection of pictures in student drives for students to use<br />Have students complete a storyboard before ever touching the computer<br />Provide thumbnails of the pictures for the storyboard<br />Have two students work together <br />
  28. 28.<br /><br />Free for teachers (no ads, private or public)<br />Private memberships for students<br />Students can edit a common page adding their own thoughts, pictures, etc.<br />
  29. 29. What can you do with a wiki?<br /><ul><li>ABC “Book”
  30. 30. History Yearbook/Encyclopedia
  31. 31. Project Organizing Space
  32. 32. Book Clubs (
  33. 33. Spot to collaborate with other classes</li></li></ul><li><br />Simple Timeline Builder<br />Can be embedded or linked to blog<br />Allows you to add:<br />Dates<br />Descriptions<br />Media<br />
  34. 34. What can you do with xTimeline?<br />Biographical Timelines<br /><br />Event Timelines<br />Year-Long Building Timeline<br />
  35. 35.<br />Create interactive maps<br />Includes:<br />Locations<br />Descriptions<br />Web Links<br />Audio Files<br />Movie Files<br />
  36. 36. What can you do with ZeeMaps?<br />Trace Important Events in History<br /><br />Map the Life of a Person<br />Map the Settings of a Book<br />
  37. 37. Time for the Tools<br />1. Prezi<br />2. Blabberize<br />3. Glogster<br />4. Podomatic<br />5. ToonDoo<br />6. TypePad<br />7. VoiceThread<br />8. Wikispaces<br />9. Xtimeline<br />10. ZeeMaps<br />
  38. 38. Materials and Links<br />All materials and links available at:<br />Add to this wiki!<br />