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


Backchanneling
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

Microblogging
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
YouTube
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
http://www.go2web20.net/ A comprehensive collection of web 2.0 tools
http://twitter.com Twitter.com
http://www.tweetdeck.com/ Organize your tweets using Tweet Deck
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

Web 2.0 Tools for Social Networking
http://www.facebook.com/ Facebook for social networking
Schooltown to create a safe social networking environment
http://www.edmodo.com/ Safe social networking for educators
http://www.linkedin.com/ Linked in for social networking

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

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://schooltown.net/ School town platform
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

Blooms Taxonomy
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/Bloom%27s+Digital+Taxonomy Blooms taxonomy revised
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k0f58EFu9vI Danny's Tornado book report

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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

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.bubblejoy.com/ Bubble Joy (works some days and not others...)
http://www.cameroid.com/ Use your web cam to make creations
http://www.google.com/talk/ Google Talk is sometimes called Google Chat