Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
1) WARM UP: Calculation Nation
2) READ THE ARTICLE: Mapping Facebook
-open up a Word document
3) finish GLOGSTER ASSIGNMENT
Monday, December 13, 2010
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Friday, December 3, 2010
Wednesday, December 1, 2010
Monday, November 29, 2010
Friday, November 19, 2010
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Friday, October 1, 2010
Thursday, September 30, 2010
1) Animoto (animoto.com)
A free, web application designed to create professional slideshows using your choice of pictures and music. It’s extremely simple. You decide on pictures, music, text, and themes, and Animoto does the rest.
**Similar online tools: slide.com, 123-slideshow.com
2) Blabberize (blabberize.com)
This free, web application allows a user to upload pictures and create audio to go with the picture. It even has tools to edit the picture to add movements or decorations.
3) Prezi (prezi.com)
Tired of the same old power points? This free presentation tool creates a zooming effect within your presentations. It allows a user to zoom in and out on uploaded pictures and text.
4) Glogster (glogster.com)
With Glogster, you’ll never need to buy poster board again. This free, web application allows users to create posters online using the tools to upload images, videos, and decorations.
5) Voicethread (voicethread.com)
Voicethread is a collaborative slide show presentation. It allows users to upload images, documents, videos and comment over the presentation. The user can then invite others to view and comment on the presentation using voice (mic or phone), text, or webcam. Users can also doodle on top of the presentation as well.
6) Weebly (weebly.com)
Weebly allows users to create a website or a blog for free! It’s an easy step-by-step process in choosing you page’s theme, content, links, and more. You can share your thoughts, ideas, and creations with the world.
**Similar online tools: Webs, Google Sites
Jing is free software allowing users to create images or videos of your computer screen (called a screencast). The image or video can be dubbed over with audio using a microphone (most computers have internal mics), and the user can instantly share the image or video through a link or email.
**Similar online tools: Screencast-O-Matic, Screentoaster
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Monday, August 23, 2010
Thursday, July 1, 2010
Monday, June 28, 2010
Anyway, I'll try to update as I come across intriguing ideas, tools, or all around fun stuff. I'm about to watch Will Richardson and his ideas on saving the world through social networking. Hmmmm.....
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Thursday, June 10, 2010
So...I've always wondered how a blog could be used in the library or classroom, so all of you out there in the blogosphere, how are blogs enriching your students? Any examples? Ideas?