Tech Camp 2013
Fun will be had by all!

Packing for Tech Camp 2013

Watch the Introduction Movie
Last pass for your passwords
Twitter to make account
Select one:
Create a Gmail account
Create a Socrative account for classroom participation
Access your bookmarks from anywhere, create a symbaloo account
Create a Pinterest account
Create a Diigo account
If you are bringing an iPad

Using 21st Century Tools to Access Curriculum Aligned to CCSS

Backchannel Examples
Get started at, my room is mego. You can also create your own room Twitter to make account Google Drive, create a document.

Notetaking and Saving Websites Google Drive, create a document, take notes and share sync your notes on all your devices wit Evernote. Save your bookmarks using Symbaloo. Organize and share your bookmarks online. Create a Pinterest account

Twitter Tweetdeck to manage the Twitter account Hootsuite to manage your Twitter, works well on the iPad A Twitter directory
Visit historical tweets for a good laugh through history in 140 characters or less

Managing Your Digital Classroom School town platform Safe social networking for educators Schoology to manage the digital classroom Create a Socrative account for classroom participation A classroom management system

Screencasting Download the app and make an online account using Create your own screencasts Create screencasts Free software for screencasting

Create Stunning Presentations Download the app and make an online account using A new type of slideshow

Working With Images Create interactive media images Create interactive documents Creating a script with Popplet

Online Video Organization and Streaming An alternative to YouTube Take notes as you watch a video Create your own movies

New to Explore Create flyers using online templates. Create your own storybooks Education resources organized.

Working With Words Tagxedo to create tag clouds in various shapes Create simple tag clouds

QR Codes QR codes Generate a QR code Simple flexible QR code generator Generate QR codes that use your device's built-in voice OR Codes in education. 7 fun ways to use QR codes.

Curriculum Ideas and Examples Tyler Hart's website. Blooms taxonomy of Web 2.0 tools Jeopardy Labs Projects by Jen Guess the Wordle

Google Forms and Self Grading Google forms Creating quizzes Flubaroo. Video help

Flipped Classroom Join the flipped classroom Ning More about the network. An article Pinterest Take notes as you watch a video

Web 2.0 Tools A comprehensive collection of web 2.0 tools

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
A collection of Apps for elementary teachers and students

Web 2.0 Tools for Social Networking Facebook for social networking Linked in for social networking

Video Projects for Teachers Ten video projects every teacher should try.

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 The program is called Sqirlz Morph. This was great fun Flickr image collection. Create puzzles with images. Create animated gifs about vocab words. Create tag clouds with Wordle. Create talking tomatoes, flowers and much more. Similar to Image Chef. Amazing Flickr Toys I forgot about! Check the Bubblr archives for my pumpkin carving “how to”. Create a memory game with Flickr images. Create “virtual books” with images from Flickr Online photo editing Online photo editing site. Image generators

Editing Sound and Creating Music Online music collaboration Create podcasts, access sound files. Create music on the web Make your own music Multimedia production Edit audio online Audio sources

Free Music and Audio Smithsonian Folkways. The Internet Archive has free books and music. Free jazz music. Free downloads of MP3 files. Use your library card to access music. A huge collection of tunes. The free music archive MP3 clips from television shows and movies. Royality free music. Songs for Teaching Science songs Collection of math and science songs. History Songs More songs for history teachers Environmental songs

Polling Students Create student polls

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 Use your web cam to make creations Google talk is sometimes called Google Chat

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 A classroom management system Google Earth Google maps Keep track of everything on all your devices Social bookmarking

Reducing the Paper Connect your devices with Dropbox

Blooms Taxonomy Blooms taxonomy revised Apps for the iPad Another clickable set of apps. Click on apps

Tag Clouds and Image Generators
You Are Words creates an image of your words
Tag Cloud Generator Create a tag cloud from a website, great for current events.
Vocab Grabber Powered by the Visual Thesaurus
Our friends at Image Chef create a word mosaic
Word Shift paste your text and create a tag cloud
Try Tag Cloud to create your image
Much Like Wordle Word It Out
Wordle always a favorite
Tagxedo also a great resource

Google Tools Google Earth. Google Maps. Google Page Creator. Advanced search in Google. Google Alerts Google Calendar. Google Docs and spreadsheets. Google Sketchup. 3-D warehouse.

Web Cam and Digital Image Sites Whip up a new image. Use a web cam to create an image Skype.

Polling Students New way to poll Another polling example