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  1. 1. Physical Education & Outdoor Education in an online world
  2. 2. <ul><li>Organisational Tools </li></ul><ul><li>Hardware </li></ul><ul><li>Video </li></ul><ul><li>Communication </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networking </li></ul><ul><li>Brainstorming </li></ul><ul><li>Quiz </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation </li></ul><ul><li>Website Creation </li></ul><ul><li>Geocaching </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Phones </li></ul><ul><li>Nintendo </li></ul>
  3. 8. One of the most useful websites Have you ever had to write the link to a website on the board? Did you students end up at the completely wrong website? Tinyurl turns your reallllllyyyy loooonnng URL’s such as http://www.mydr.com.au/sexual-health/male-reproductive-system Into a smaller easier to write/copy version http://tinyurl.com/ykuythz
  4. 10. <ul><li>Reading Lists </li></ul><ul><li>References </li></ul><ul><li>Lesson Spring Boards </li></ul><ul><li>Organisation </li></ul><ul><li>My Bookmarks </li></ul><ul><li>www.delicious.com/robbo64 </li></ul>
  5. 11. Have a series of websites you need your students to view? Add each website to a part of a track with one click Students jog the track to visit each page in the order you specify No need to enter in new websites Example http://tinyurl.com/yjuksuk
  6. 13. <ul><li>The easiest video camera in the world </li></ul><ul><li>Simply point and shoot to record </li></ul><ul><li>Flick out the USB arm and plug directly into your computer </li></ul><ul><li>Transfer the movie files and watch directly from your computer </li></ul><ul><li>Upload to Youtube etc </li></ul>
  7. 14. Use MP3 players to playback teacher created podcasts explaining concepts Students can use them as an audio workbook to record their own explanations Great as a revision tool Excellent way to complete a class outside or while exercising I purchased 10 1gb MP3 player/voice recorders for $14 each from dicksmith. Which required no software and plugged directly into a computer with a USB
  8. 16. <ul><li>The number one online resource for teachers. </li></ul><ul><li>Search millions of sport related videos. </li></ul><ul><li>Perfect for discussion of countless concepts </li></ul><ul><li>Now unblocked by the Department of Education for use by teachers </li></ul><ul><li>A free and unlimited space to host your own videos. Within minutes they can be online and shared with the world or shared with your students. </li></ul>
  9. 17. <ul><li>UNSURE HOW TO DO IT, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW </li></ul><ul><li>HTTP://TINYURL.COM/YBHPDA7 </li></ul><ul><li>Want to save the files to your computer for playback without an internet connection? </li></ul><ul><li>Countless websites offer the ability to download YouTube videos </li></ul><ul><li>The best and easiest websites include </li></ul><ul><li>www.keepvid.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.zamzar.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.savevid.com </li></ul><ul><li>http://online.movavi.com </li></ul>
  10. 18. <ul><li>Allows you to chop any section from a YouTube video and share it </li></ul><ul><li>This means that you can watch only the section of the video that is relevant to your class, without needing to skip </li></ul><ul><li>Simple process </li></ul>
  11. 19. Online video editing Simply select you images, videos and music Animoto will create a unique and interesting movie based on your content
  12. 20. <ul><li>Simple website that lets you create animated movies </li></ul><ul><li>You simply enter in the text of your script, choose your characters and setting and it will make your movie </li></ul><ul><li>Add actions and expressions to create a more realistic movie </li></ul><ul><li>Use it as a way to teach a concept, as a class role play in health classes </li></ul>
  13. 22. <ul><li>Allows users to make voice and video calls over the Internet. </li></ul><ul><li>Calls between Skype users are 100% free </li></ul><ul><li>Skype can also call a landline or mobile phone but this however costs a small fee </li></ul><ul><li>Use in the classroom </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual Guest speakers </li></ul><ul><li>Video Conferencing </li></ul><ul><li>Classroom Linkups </li></ul>http://tinyurl.com/kooc3r
  14. 24. <ul><li>Create a free instant chat room which is then shareable via a unique URL. No sign up needed/no fuss </li></ul><ul><li>Chat room can host unlimited users and can also include webcam and microphone so users can see and hear one another </li></ul><ul><li>I use this for after hours exam/sac revision sessions </li></ul><ul><li>Kids simply visit the unique website at an agreed time where I answer questions they may have </li></ul><ul><li>They really enjoy working in a format such as this </li></ul>
  15. 26. No sign up/Fuss Share the unique URL via email or write it on the whiteboard Have your students collaborate on the same document Changes update on all versions of the document in real time Versions can be saved and emailed http://etherpad.com/TpxcuhfHUw
  16. 28. <ul><li>This option lets you create a word type document </li></ul><ul><li>You can share this via email and allow people to edit it all in the same time </li></ul><ul><li>Perfect for collaborating in staff meetings, on agendas, completing research in group activities etc </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration can occur from anywhere at anytime </li></ul>
  17. 29. <ul><li>Create a PowerPoint type document </li></ul><ul><li>Share it via email to have numerous people assist you in real time at creating the presentation </li></ul><ul><li>Perfect for group activities, great way to gauge individual input </li></ul>
  18. 30. http://tinyurl.com/yedpw4r Lets your create forms which can be filled out online Emailed to one another All entered data is put into one place as a spreadsheet
  19. 31. http://tinyurl.com/ous8vv
  20. 33. A 100% free website that lets you create a ‘Ning’ website. Simply visit http://www.ning.com and select Fill in the information and decide on your website name. Your website will then be automatically created. http://h310health.ning.com
  21. 34. <ul><li>Invite your students to sign up to your ning site </li></ul><ul><li>They can then upload pictures, videos, audio </li></ul><ul><li>Participate in a forum, submit blog posts </li></ul><ul><li>They can then ‘friend’ people and share ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Leave messages on each others walls, asking for assistance etc </li></ul>
  22. 36. Think of it as a virtual wall for posting ‘post it’ notes However you can share the wall with as many people as you like via the unique URL Others can then add notes to your wall Excellent for research and group activities Used it to research the medical effects of methamphetamine
  23. 37. An online way to create mind maps Lets you share the mind map with others so you work collaboratively As it is digital it allows constant changing/revision
  24. 39. http://tinyurl.com/y8fvtae - Blog Post <ul><li>Use it to make a simple multiple choice quiz that can be shared via email or a unique URL </li></ul><ul><li>Quiz is auto corrected and results are delivered to the quiz creators email address </li></ul><ul><li>Great for revision or for students to create their own quizzes to test the teacher </li></ul>http://tinyurl.com/yknhtnr - Tutorial Alternative quiz creation tools include http://delicious.com/robbo64/quiz
  25. 40. <ul><li>Use this to setup polls online </li></ul><ul><li>The polls can be answered online or via SMS </li></ul><ul><li>The poll updates results in real time </li></ul><ul><li>Use it as a class revision activity for any topic, a way to survey interest </li></ul><ul><li>In certain sports </li></ul>www.textthemob.com
  26. 42. http://tinyurl.com/ye2m6ep <ul><li>Comic life is a comic book creation tool which is a unique and effective way to complete assignments etc </li></ul><ul><li>Student will find it very easy to use with the final result looking excellent </li></ul><ul><li>Use it to teach a sporting skill, with pictures representing each major element of the skill </li></ul><ul><li>The text bubbles on each frame represent the key point of that picture </li></ul>Other alternatives include http://delicious.com/robbo64/comic
  27. 45. www.wikispaces.com www.wetpaint.com <ul><li>Sign up for free to create your own website in minutes </li></ul><ul><li>Invite others to help you build it </li></ul><ul><li>All members have the ability to edit and add pages </li></ul><ul><li>Easily track who does what on the website </li></ul>Some examples www.howfitarewii.wetpaint.com http://h311oe.wikispaces.com/
  28. 46. Simplest way to post content online Simply send an email to [email_address] <ul><li>In a classroom? </li></ul><ul><li>Digital portfolios </li></ul><ul><li>Class Websites </li></ul><ul><li>Discussion activites </li></ul>
  29. 47. http://mrrobbo.posterous.com
  30. 48. http://tinyurl.com/ydg4jkb Go to the website and enter a name for your drop such as http://drop.io/vceoes34 Select any type of file – videos, music, images, documents etc Select create a “Drop” Share the drop with your students
  31. 51. <ul><li>Allows you to use your mobile phone as a blogging tool </li></ul><ul><li>Simply dial a number and leave a message </li></ul><ul><li>The recorded message will appear online instantly </li></ul><ul><li>Use it to record practical sessions, lab questions or information direct from the field while on camps </li></ul>http://vceoes.wordpress.com
  32. 52. Free iPhone application that lets you record all of your physical activity using the phones in built GPS Imagine what you can do with this in a Phys Ed/Outdoor Ed Class
  33. 53. Activity is then automatically sent to www.runkeeper.com for online review My Runs http://bit.ly/4RQUo
  34. 55. <ul><li>- Signed up for a promotional mailing list at a nightclub that required a mobile number </li></ul><ul><li>- Received a weekly SMS message explaining what was happening at that Nightclub, directly to my pocket to read when I wanted </li></ul><ul><li>- Noticed that you couldn't reply to the message </li></ul><ul><li>Thought it was genius and wanted to find a way to use it with my students </li></ul>The Idea of SMS to Communicate
  35. 57. <ul><li>With Your Students </li></ul><ul><li>Homework reminders </li></ul><ul><li>Delivering class content </li></ul><ul><li>Organisation of camps & excursions </li></ul><ul><li>Sending of results from assessment pieces </li></ul><ul><li>Links to further information or reading </li></ul><ul><li>Spur of the moment or last minute information </li></ul><ul><li>etc </li></ul>
  36. 58. <ul><li>With your other teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting timetables </li></ul><ul><li>Yard duty timetables </li></ul><ul><li>Out of hours communication </li></ul><ul><li>Important school event reminders </li></ul><ul><li>Due dates </li></ul><ul><li>etc </li></ul>
  37. 61. Geocaching is the free high-tech treasure hunt where you use your GPS receiver to find caches hidden by other players. It's a great way to be outdoors, enjoy the environment and the revel in the thrill of the hunt! www.geocaching.com
  38. 63. http://tinyurl.com/csslwy Allows you to turn a Nintendo Wiimote into a data logging device. Simply connect the wiimote to your computer You can then view all of the forces applied to the remote in real time Software http://tinyurl.com/yc3c47l PE Uses Summation of Forces Technique Analysis
  39. 64. www.howfitarewii.com
  40. 65. Jarrod Robinson Email – [email_address] Blog – http://mrrobbo.wordpress.com Website – www.mrrobbo.com Boort Secondary College - 03 54552201