Explore ways teachers can use technology to differentiate Math and ELA instruction. Discuss ways we promote a learning environment that increases: Student Achievement Student Participation Parent Involvement
Use your cell phone or other device in order to participate. Poll Everywhere
Web-based applications that can be used to allow people towrite, collaborate, and share information. Examples: Glogster Prezi Blogs Wikis Social Networks Animoto Audioboo Voicethread Voki GoAnimate
We have to adapt to generations who have grown up using the internet. According to Common Core Standards students must master vital 21st century skills so they will be college and career ready. Students must be able to communicate effectively, collaborate with others, think creatively/critically, as well as being able to gather, analyze and synthesize information. Source: www.web2teachingtools.com
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool
Voki is an educational tool that allows users to create their very own talking character.
Allows you to: Place collections of media like images, videos, documents, and presentations at the center of an asynchronous conversation. Have conversations and to make comments. Algebra I VoiceThread
Allows people to express their thoughts on a common topic easily by using images, videos or documents
Online software that allows you to make customized animated cartoons.
Transform static content such as PowerPoint® documents into voice- enriched video presentations.
A recordable interactive whiteboard that captures your voice and handwriting to produce amazing video lessons that you can share online.
Edmodo is a secure, social learning platform for teachers, students, schools and districts. We provide a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content and access homework, grades and school notices.
Choose one Web 2.0 tool from presentation Go to http://todaysmeet.com/post and post your responses. Plus (pros, advantages, benefits) Minus (cons, disadvantages, challenges) Interesting information (classroom ideas, things you’d like to explore) Share with one other person.
www.voki.com www.voicethread.com www.edmodo.com www.dvolver.com www.educreations.com www.padlet.com www.brainshark.com www.web2teachingtools.com www.goanimate.com Prensky, Mark.Digital Natives Digital Immigrants from On the Horizon (MCB University Press, Vol. 9 No. 5, October 2001