Tech Camp 2013
Fun will be had by all!

Packing for Tech Camp 2013

Watch the Introduction Movie
Last pass for your passwords https://lastpass.com/
Twitter to make account https://twitter.com/
Select one:
Create a Gmail account https://mail.google.com
Create a Socrative account for classroom participation http://www.socrative.com/
Access your bookmarks from anywhere, create a symbaloo account http://www.symbaloo.com/
Create a Pinterest account http://pinterest.com/
Create a Diigo account https://www.diigo.com
If you are bringing an iPad

Using 21st Century Tools to Access Curriculum Aligned to CCSS

Backchannel Examples
Get started at TodaysMeet.com, my room is mego. You can also create your own room
https://twitter.com/ Twitter to make account
https://mail.google.com Google Drive, create a document.

Notetaking and Saving Websites
https://mail.google.com Google Drive, create a document, take notes and share
https://evernote.com/ sync your notes on all your devices wit Evernote.
http://www.symbaloo.com/ Save your bookmarks using Symbaloo.
https://www.diigo.com/index Organize and share your bookmarks online.
http://pinterest.com/ Create a Pinterest account

Twitter
http://twitter.com Twitter.com
http://www.tweetdeck.com/ Tweetdeck to manage the Twitter account
http://hootsuite.com/ Hootsuite to manage your Twitter, works well on the iPad
http://twitter4teachers.pbworks.com/w/page/22554534/FrontPage A Twitter directory
Visit historical tweets for a good laugh through history in 140 characters or less


Managing Your Digital Classroom
http://schooltown.net/ School town platform
http://www.edmodo.com/ Safe social networking for educators
https://www.schoology.com/home.php Schoology to manage the digital classroom
http://www.socrative.com/ Create a Socrative account for classroom participation
http://moodle.org/ A classroom management system

Screencasting
http://www.educreations.com/ Download the app and make an online account using
http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/ Create your own screencasts
http://www.screenr.com/ Create screencasts
http://www.techsmith.com/Jing/?gclid=CNmN9u6nuKkCFULsKgodGWcr_A
http://camstudio.org/ Free software for screencasting

Create Stunning Presentations
http://www.haikudeck.com Download the app and make an online account using
http://animoto.com/ A new type of slideshow

Working With Images
http://www.thinglink.com/ Create interactive media images
http://www.scribd.com/ Create interactive documents
http://www.weareteachers.com/community/blogs/weareteachersblog/blog-wat/2013/05/15/10-video-projects-every-teacher-should-try#.Ub7yxltiVVw.twitter
http://popplet.com/app/#/home Creating a script with Popplet

Online Video Organization and Streaming
https://vimeo.com/ An alternative to YouTube
http://www.videonot.es/ Take notes as you watch a video
http://www.wevideo.com/ Create your own movies

New to Explore
https://www.smore.com/app?ref=logo Create flyers using online templates.
http://storybird.com/ Create your own storybooks
https://www.educlipper.net/# Education resources organized.

Working With Words
http://www.tagxedo.com/ Tagxedo to create tag clouds in various shapes
http://www.wordle.net/ Create simple tag clouds

QR Codes
http://www.livebinders.com/play/play/51894 QR codes
http://qrcode.kaywa.com/ Generate a QR code
http://www.qrstuff.com Simple flexible QR code generator
http://www.qrvoice.net Generate QR codes that use your device's built-in voice
http://www.livebinders.com/play/play/51894 OR Codes in education.
http://www.edudemic.com/2013/01/7-fun-ways-to-use-qr-codes-in-education/ 7 fun ways to use QR codes.

Curriculum Ideas and Examples
http://blogs.henrico.k12.va.us/trhart/ Tyler Hart's website.
http://www.usi.edu/distance/bdt.htm Blooms taxonomy of Web 2.0 tools
http://jeopardylabs.com/ Jeopardy Labs
http://www.projectsbyjen.com/calendar.htm Projects by Jen
http://projectsbyjen.com/GTW/ Guess the Wordle

Google Forms and Self Grading
http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/google-in-the-enterprise/use-google-forms-to-create-a-self-grading-quiz/1579 Google forms
https://sites.google.com/a/godfrey-lee.org/google-docs/forms/self-grading-quizzes Creating quizzes
http://www.flubaroo.com/ Flubaroo.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVqLaYHVXJM Video help

Flipped Classroom
http://flippedclassroom.org/ Join the flipped classroom Ning
http://flippedlearning.org/site/default.aspx?PageID=1 More about the network.
http://edtechteacher.ning.com/group/flipped-classroom An article
http://pinterest.com/cmcormier/flipped-classroom/ Pinterest
http://www.videonot.es/ Take notes as you watch a video

Web 2.0 Tools
http://www.go2web20.net/ A comprehensive collection of web 2.0 tools

Apps and iPads
http://www.ipodsibilities.com/iPodsibilities/Home.html A great sources for iPod touch and iPads in education
http://www.iear.org/ 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
http://www.facebook.com/ Facebook for social networking
http://www.linkedin.com/ Linked in for social networking

Video Projects for Teachers

http://www.weareteachers.com/community/blogs/weareteachersblog/blog-wat/2013/05/15/10-video-projects-every-teacher-should-try#.Ub7yxltiVVw.twitter Ten video projects every teacher should try.

Web 2.0 Multimedia Tools
http://www.flickr.com/ For locating still images
http://voicethread.com/ Voicethread
http://sketchup.google.com/ Google Sketchup
http://www.wordle.net/ Create tag clouds
http://www.tagxedo.com/ Create tag clouds in various shapes
http://animoto.com/ Create stunning visual presentations
http://www.imagechef.com/ Create custom graphics
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijsA1qZriUY Danny's morph video
https://www.youtube.com/user/megormi?feature=mhee Meg's YouTube channel
http://www.tucows.com/previ... The program is called Sqirlz Morph. This was great fun
http://www.flickr.com/ Flickr image collection.
http://next.yahoo.net/photosoup/ Create puzzles with images.
http://www.gifup.com/ Create animated gifs about vocab words.
http://wordle.net/ Create tag clouds with Wordle.
http://www.fodey.com Create talking tomatoes, flowers and much more.
http://makesweet.com/ Similar to Image Chef.
http://www.pimpampum.net/toys/ Amazing Flickr Toys I forgot about!
http://www.pimpampum.net/bubblr/archive.php Check the Bubblr archives for my pumpkin carving “how to”.
http://www.pimpampum.net/memry/enter.php Create a memory game with Flickr images.
http://www.pimpampum.net/bookr/index.php?id=4329 Create “virtual books” with images from Flickr
http://www.lunapic.com/editor/ Online photo editing
http://pixenate.com/ Online photo editing site.
http://www.customsigngenerator.com/ Image generators

Editing Sound and Creating Music
http://www.kompoz.com/compose-collaborate/home.music Online music collaboration
https://soundcloud.com/ Create podcasts, access sound files.
http://soundation.com/ Create music on the web
http://www.ujam.com/ Make your own music
http://www.creazaeducation.com/ Multimedia production
http://www.audioexpert.com/ Edit audio online
http://info.storychasers.org/home/resources/audio Audio sources

Free Music and Audio
http://www.folkways.si.edu/ Smithsonian Folkways.
http://archive.org/index.php The Internet Archive has free books and music.
http://jazz-on-line.com/ Free jazz music.
http://www.last.fm/ Free downloads of MP3 files.
https://www.freegalmusic.com/users/idlogin Use your library card to access music.
http://www.jamendo.com/en/ A huge collection of tunes.
http://freemusicarchive.org/ The free music archive
http://www.soundboard.com/ MP3 clips from television shows and movies.
http://freeplaymusic.com/ Royality free music.
http://www.songsforteaching.com/ Songs for Teaching
http://faculty.washington.edu/crowther/Misc/Songs/music.shtml Science songs
http://www.science-groove.org/MASSIVE/searchbrowse.html Collection of math and science songs.
http://activehistory.co.uk/updates/uncategorized/songs-history-classroom-british-empire-slavery-civil-rights/ History Songs
http://www.schoolhistory.co.uk/forum/index.php?showtopic=9774&view=&hl=zappa&fromsearch=1 More songs for history teachers
http://www.grinningplanet.com/ Environmental songs

Polling Students
http://www.gosoapbox.com/ Create student polls

The Future is Video
http://www.youtube.com/ You Tube
http://teachertube.com/ Teacher Tube for educational videos
http://www.schooltube.com/ School Tube for videos
http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/home Skype download for free
http://qik.com/ Video streaming from the cell phone through the Internet
http://www.ustream.tv/ Ustream to broadcast video
http://www.cameroid.com/ Use your web cam to make creations
http://www.google.com/talk/ Google talk is sometimes called Google Chat

Web 2.0 Tools for Productivity
http://www.wikispaces.com Wikispaces free wikis for everyone
http://megormi.wikispaces.com/ Meg's wiki
http://d142.wikispaces.com/ A sample of an organized wiki
http://pbworks.com/ Pb works for free wikis
http://moodle.org/ A classroom management system
http://www.google.com/earth/index.html Google Earth
http://maps.google.com/ Google maps
http://www.evernote.com/ Keep track of everything on all your devices
http://www.delicious.com/ Social bookmarking


Reducing the Paper
http://www.dropbox.com/ Connect your devices with Dropbox

Blooms Taxonomy
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/Bloom%27s+Digital+Taxonomy Blooms taxonomy revised
http://langwitches.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Bloom-iPads-Apps.jpg Apps for the iPad
http://kathyschrock.net/ipadblooms/ Another clickable set of apps.
http://teachwithyouripad.wikispaces.com/Blooms+Taxonomy+with+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
http://earth.google.com/ Google Earth.
http://maps.google.com/help/maps/streetview/ Google Maps.
http://pages.google.com/?pli=1 Google Page Creator.
http://www.google.com/advanced_search?hl=en Advanced search in Google.
http://www.google.com/alerts Google Alerts
http://www.google.com/calendar/render Google Calendar.
http://docs.google.com/ Google Docs and spreadsheets.
http://sketchup.google.com/ Google Sketchup.
http://sketchup.google.com/3dwarehouse/ 3-D warehouse.

Web Cam and Digital Image Sites
http://www.imagechef.com/ Whip up a new image.
http://cameroid.com/ Use a web cam to create an image
http://www.skype.com/helloagain.html Skype.

Polling Students
http://www.polleverywhere.com/ New way to poll
http://textthemob.com/ Another polling example