Engage Student Learning Through Web 2.0






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Presenters Favorite Web 2.O Tools in the Classroom:
Talking Avatars for vocab, sharing concepts, and more. Now includes lesson plans: Voki
For a meaningful discussion of images / concepts: Voice Thread
Interactive Posters in private (public) world: Glogster (for Education)
Quizlet allows educators to create and share their own Flashcards (ties in with iPad app Flashcardlet*)
Create videos using your pictures and music or free copyright with cool effects: Animoto
Create word documents, projects & posters using tools like: Tagxedo -or- Wordle
Lesson plans, videos, quizzes & more: BrainPOP
Create wall announcements, notes, projects & more: Wallwisher
Example
Additional Collaboration Tools: Linoit and TypeWithMe and TodaysMeet
Instead of always using PowerPoint try using Prezi
For simple poll / quiz creators that allow for varied questions: Google Forms (part of Google Docs) and Survey Monkey
Wix is an easy to use website design software with basic to advanced features
Collaborate and gain information NOW: Twitter
Educational Wiki Site - can be or do nearly anything!
Classroom collaboration is easy with the Bubbl.us brainstorming website
Create your own CommonCraft videos to demonstrate complex topics in an easy to follow video demonstration
Weblists to maintain all of your favorite Web 2.0 Tools: Sample of a Weblist from Marian Ed Tech


Digital Stories, Photo Editing and More in the Classroom:
To create online books that are a collaborative effort: Storybird
Google Sketchup is a free tool to create 3-D storyboards
Free online creation tools from Aviary
Create your own digital story using Lulu or Issuu
Share stories, art, short-films for character development: My Hero
Using your photos add a voice & music: Blabberize
Create a cartoon animation free: Go! Animate
Create comic strips to share: Pixton Comic Strips
Multi-morphing freeware: Sqirlz
Create word search, mazes, cryptograms & more w/ Discovery: Puzzlemaker
Create interactive stories, music, art & games with MIT Scratch
Visual Thinking, Learning, Collaboration: My Webspiration
Flixtime Video Sharing is an alternative video creator
Two free Photo Editing sites that are easy to use FotoFlexer and Pixlr
From the Disney Company - Elementary level students can create their own stories using Kerpoof
Multi-media Presentations: Slide Rocket
Timeline creator: xtimeline


Survey Tools:
Take a poll with your cell phones: Poll Everywhere
Easy to poll, gives you instant results: Zoomerang
Pop-culture poll with Twitter: Poll Pigeon
Example of Poll Pigeon

Blogs, Wikis and More:
Kid created, easy to use, great way to share: Kidblog
A simple form of wiki for collaborating with students: PBWorks
Buzzword through Acrobat
Interactive Excel Documents
Create your own: NING Social Networking
Educator Resources - all of your favorite sites on one page!

Conference Calls & Live Chats:
Oovoo Video Conference
Tok Box Video Conference
Communication and Connecting with the "real" world: Skype
Video Conference Schedule for Free: Rondee Phone Conference


For Additional Web 2.0 Resources and Links:
Orange Tree 2010 FETC Wiki
Education Tricks 'n Treats Educational Blog
Orange Tree 2011 FETC Wiki
Cool Tools for Schools Wiki
Classroom 2.0 Blog
Dr. Howie DiBlasi Website
Top Ten For Young Learners Blog
ABCs of Web 2.0
100 Helpful Web Tools for Every Kind of Learner:
Teach Paperless Blog
Digital Storytelling Resources: ASCS Wiki
Web 2.0 for the Classroom Teacher : Hotlist
Go 2 Web 2.0 Tools and Applications Web 2.0
Wiki-Centric Learning from THE Journal
Web 2.0 Guru Wiki
Top Web 2.0 Tools from T.H.E. Journal
A Teacher's Guide to Web 2.0 in School (Video)
4 Web 2.0 Technologies to Inspire Students from Campus Technology
T.H.E. Journal Article Wikis: Pulling It All Together
Blogs and Wikis and Podcasts! Oh My!


Presentations:
WBEA Fall Conference, Stevens Point, WI, September, 2009
Catholic Educators Conference, Oshkosh & Green Bay, WI, Spring 2010
WBEA Spring Conference, Fond du Lac, WI, Spring 2010
Algoma / Luxemberg Catholic Schools, Algoma, WI, August, 2010
WBEA Fall Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, September, 2010
WAMLE Fall Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, October, 2010
WAICU Fall Conference, Fond du Lac, WI, October, 2010
WAMLE Fall Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, October, 2011
SLATE Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, December 2011