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Wow haiku and wizi q for teaching literacy skills


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Wow haiku and wizi q for teaching literacy skills

  1. 1. Haiku and WiziQ for Teaching Literacy Skills By Deanna Lopez Ed 567 Literacy and Technology Wow Project Summer 2010
  2. 2. Educating 21 st Century Learners <ul><li>Education as we may have know it is drastically changing to meet the needs of our 21 st century Learners. </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers strive to incorporate the use of technology to create a Classroom 2.0 learning environment for their students. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Integrating Technology <ul><li>Haiku and WiZiQ are two websites for teachers to use to incorporate technology into their classrooms. </li></ul><ul><li>Through e-teaching and e-learning teachers can use Haiku and WiZiQ to incorporate technology into the curriculum. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Haiku <ul><li>Haiku Learning Management System is a way for teachers to create an e-class. By creating the following for their class. </li></ul><ul><li>Online lessons </li></ul><ul><li>Articles </li></ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul><ul><li>Manage discussion </li></ul><ul><li>Auto grade assignments </li></ul>
  5. 5. Benefits of using Haiku <ul><li>Haiku Learning Management Systems is a user-friendly site that allows teachers to assign homework, administer content, provide practice quizzes and assessments for their students, auto grade and collaborate with students all on-line. Creating an e-class. </li></ul>
  6. 6. WiZiQ <ul><li>WiZiQ is a web based platform that allows teachers and students to communicate in real time using: </li></ul><ul><li>Web Cams </li></ul><ul><li>Audio (2-way audio) </li></ul><ul><li>Texts Chats </li></ul><ul><li>Power points </li></ul><ul><li>Whiteboard </li></ul>
  7. 7. Benefits of WiZiQ <ul><li>WiZiQ is a virtual classroom that allows teachers to instruct and collaborate with students in real time. </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers and students can use Whiteboards and/or Power Point presentations to enhance learning or to present assigned projects. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Similarities <ul><li>Both Haiku and QiZiQ offer: </li></ul><ul><li>Free online e-class environments </li></ul><ul><li>Offer e-teaching experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Offer e-learning experiences </li></ul><ul><li>Provide collaboration between teacher and students </li></ul><ul><li>User-friendly sites </li></ul>
  9. 9. Differences <ul><li>Haiku </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers can post assignments, tests and grade for students to access on this site. </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers communicate with students through messaging. </li></ul><ul><li>WiZiQ </li></ul><ul><li>Teachers meet with students in real time through a virtual classroom from anywhere around the world </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate through various communication tools, Whiteboards and Power Point presentations. </li></ul>
  10. 10. WiZiQ Video <ul><li> </li></ul>
  11. 11. Haiku LMS Video <ul><li> </li></ul>
  12. 12. Thank you for watching <ul><li>References </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Any Questions </li></ul>