Creating a Digital Rich Classroom: Teaching and Learning in a Web 2.0 World

General Resources
Todays Meet Free backchannel, this is a direct link to my room. To create your own please click here.
Meg's website with information about my books, presentations and current projects.
SAMR Model information
Meg's wiki My wiki filled with resources for

Instructional Strategies

Join Meg in her backchannel
Create your own room in TodaysMeet

Digital Media Use by Middle School Students
Complete the survey
View the summary of responses

Join the world of Twitter
Organize your tweets with tweetdeck

SAMR Model
A detailed explanation of the SAMR model

Grades 9-12
Library of Congress
Westward expansion primary source documents
Sample iMovie about the Gold Rush

Creating Multimedia
iMovie for Mac computers and also as an app on the ipad
Animoto is a website to create presentations. Make an account and then lick here to upgrade.
WeVideo to collaboratively create videos. Add this to your Google Drive for more storage.

Grades 6-8
Teaching Channel
Digital media lesson on the Teaching Channel
Kid Zone Create a graph website
Google Form to collect the data

Grades 3-5
ReadWriteThink for language arts lesson plans
Novel news lesson plans
Blog about teaching with iPads

Grades k-2
Mrs. Hiebert's blog
Student sample of a project
KidBlog to create your own free blogs
Poetry blog
The main blog from Mrs. Turner's classroom
Video about first grade bloggers
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Web 2.0 Tools A comprehensive collection of web 2.0 tools Organize your tweets using Tweet Deck A Twitter directory
Visit historical tweets for a good laugh through history in 140 characters or less

Web 2.0 Tools for Social Networking Facebook for social networking
Schooltown to create a safe social networking environment Safe social networking for educators Linked in for social networking

Web 2.0 Multimedia Tools For locating still images Voicethread Google Sketchup Create tag clouds Create tag clouds in various shapes Create stunning visual presentations Create custom graphics Danny's morph video Meg's YouTube channel

Web 2.0 Tools for Productivity Wikispaces free wikis for everyone Meg's wiki A sample of an organized wiki Pb works for free wikis School town platform A classroom management system Google Earth Google maps Keep track of everything on all your devices Social bookmarking

Blooms Taxonomy Blooms taxonomy revised Danny's Tornado book report


Apps and iPads A great sources for iPod touch and iPads in education Scott Meech's team helps filter the best iPod and iPad apps.
Educreations Create screencasts with this app
HaikuDeck Create Stunning presentations

The Future is Video You Tube Teacher Tube for educational videos School Tube for videos Skype download for free Video streaming from the cell phone through the Internet Ustream to broadcast video Bubble Joy (works some days and not others...) Use your web cam to make creations Google Talk is sometimes called Google Chat