Objectives• Web 2.0 definition• Web 2.0 tools• Time to explore websites
Web 2.0 Definition• Web 2.0 sites allow its users to interact, collaborate, develop, share, and operate simultaneously together on the web.• Web 2.0 sites may include social-networking sites, blogs, wikis, video sharing sites and web applications.
Prezentit• Create free slideshows on line• You can download your presentations and show them without an http://www.prezentit.com Internet connection.
Wordle• Generate word clouds from text• Copy and paste text• Use fro brainstorming activities http://www.wordle.net
Animoto• Provides tools for creating classroom videos• Share and download videos to e- mail, YouTube, blog http://www.animoto.com/education , website or a computer
Google Docs• Create and share work online• Access documents from anywhere https://accounts.google.com/ServiceLogin?service=writely&passiv e=1209600&continue=http://docs.google.com/&followup=http:// docs.google.com/<mpl=homepage Try this web address at www.tinyurl.com
You Tube• Find videos• Share videos• Tons of resources http://www.youtube.com
Discovery Education • Use the teacher link to find great lesson plans and puzzlemakers http://www.discoveryeducation.com
JOG the Web• Add web addresses• Allows for quick movement between websites http://www.jogtheweb.com/
Symbaloo• Add your favorite websites to create a “webmix” http://www.symbaloo.com
Live Binders• Collect your resources for free• Organize and share resources neatly and easily http://www.livebinders.com
Wikispaces• Post, publish and share files, images and text with students• Student accounts• Holds projects http://www.wikispaces.com/content/for/teachers
• Sites recommended by the American Library Association
Read Kiddo Read• Book Suggestions• Parent and educator reviews• Lesson plans http://www.readkiddoread.com
I Love Schools• Nonprofit donation center• Request resources from donors for free. http://www.iloveschools.com
ArtisanCam• Picture book maker• Free and easy to use http://www.artisancam.org.uk/flashapps/pictureboo kmaker/picturebookmaker.php?PHPSESSID=cba2b50 a15700462b92b17052c9bf55d Try out this web address at www.tinyurl.com
Dewey Digger• Explore knowledge via the Dewey decimal System http://www.deweydigger.com
Museum Box• Historical site for students and teachers to create multimedia projects http://www.museumbox.e2bn.org
Ask a Tech Teacher• Organized by grade and topic• Grade level websites for teachers• Lesson plans• Tons of great sites http://askatechteacher.wordpress.com /great-websites-for-kids/
All Safe sites• Search engine for safe, fun and educational sites for kids http://www.allsafesites.com
National Gallery of Art for Kids• Explore stories in art• Tour a gallery• Directions for art activities and projects http://www.nga.gov/kids
Children’s Library• Digital library of books from around the world in many languages. http://www.childrenslibrary.org
Kids Read• Reviews of the newest titles, interviews with the coolest authors and special features on http://www.kidsreads.com great books.