The Web is now Interactive. We do just visit sites we interact with the site and often edit and add content.
A snapshot of many of the Web 2.0 Tools. This image is a few years old.
Utilizing Web 2.0 tools allows you to access and store your work in the cloud. No longer are you tied to working on one computer. Work and access your documents and files from any computer with an internet connection.
A few of my favoirtes.
These sites are Monday Ready. No set up required.
Wikis + web 2.0 = wow! patti harju
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Hardware You Will Want to Add… Document Camera Multimedia Projector Interactive Whiteboard Netbooks
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www.dropbox.com Share Files Between Home and School Share Files with Others Access to Documents Anywhere
The Power of the Authentic Audience Global Connections Meet Curriculum/Common Core Standards Technology is a Motivator Peek into the Classroom Collaboration Opportunities New Kind of Bulletin Board Wikis are FREE
W.4.6. With some guidance and support from adults, use technology, includingthe Internet, to produce and publish writing as well as to interact and collaboratewith others; demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills to type aminimum of one page in a single sitting.RI.8.7. Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of using different mediums(e.g., print or digital text, video, multimedia) to present a particular topic or idea.SL.11-12.2. Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverseformats and media (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) in order to make informeddecisions and solve problems, evaluating the credibility and accuracy of eachsource and noting any discrepancies among the data.SL.11-12.5. Make strategic use of digital media (e.g., textual, graphical, audio,visual, and interactive elements) in presentations to enhance understanding offindings, reasoning, and evidence and to add interest.
1. They have an audience to write for.2. You can track their writing process.3. It opens a dialogue.4. It establishes their internet identity in a safe manner.5. They teach each other.6. They are global citizens and global collaborators.7. Transparency.8. They become aware of themselves as writers.9. You can easily check on their learning.10. You give them a voice.
Animoto takes your pictures and images, lets you addyour soundtrack or music from their collection and turnsthem into wonderful videos. It is free for educators andstudents and very easy to use. http://animoto.com/education
Projects by Jenhttp://www.jenuinetech.com/index.htm
Brain Pop Jr video on Intenet Safety – 8-10 year oldshttp://www.brainpopjr.com/health/besafe/internetsafety/Brain Pop Video – Online Safety - older childrenhttp://www.brainpop.com/technology/computersandinternet/online
Wordle www.wordle.netWordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that youprovide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appearmore frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds withdifferent fonts, layouts, and color schemes.Guess the Wordle fromProjects by Jen 2nd Graders Lenten Promises
http://cdwg.discoveryeducation.com/web2.0/video.cfm Excellent Web 2.0 videos from Discovery Education. www.123teach.wikispaces.com Web 2.0 tutorials www.chalk.wikispaces.com Blog and Wiki Information
Class Blogwww.harju.edublogs.orgClass Wikiswww.harju.wikispaces.com 09-10www.wikiharju.wikispaces.com 08-09Presentation Wikiswww.chalk.wikispaces.comwww.123teach.wikispaces.com