Co-Teaching Resources

This is a wiki filled with resources for teachers that are co-teaching. If you would like more information contact me at meg (at) megormiston.com

Articles and Websites
A chapter about co-teaching by Corwin Press
Regular Ed and Special Ed Co-Teaching Together
Keeping Your Co-Teacher A good research based article


Back Channel
Todays Meet for the classroom back channel


Twitter
Hashtags to follow #sped, #spedchat
Archive of chats the group meets each week on Twitter Tuesday nights from 8:30-9:30 EST

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Web 2.0 Tools



New Additions
http://www.jenuinetech.com/ Projects by Jen
http://www.tagxedo.com/ Tagxedo
http://www.wordle.net/ Tag clouds with Wordle
http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/ Create your own screencasts
http://www.iear.org/ Iear.org
http://www.livebinders.com/play/play/51894 QR codes
http://qrcode.kaywa.com/ Generate a QR code
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
http://www.qrstuff.com Simple flexible QR code generator
http://www.qrvoice.net Generate QR codes that use your device's built-in voice

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Df51ydaN56ndpHv42BcFaAxGJ-bEkpSG-6CA4_SRZpM/edit Eldorado shared document
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

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

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

Soundboard

http://www.moviewavs.com/Movie Wavshttp://freeplaymusic.com/ Royality free music.

http://www.songsforteaching.com/ Songs for teaching.

Musipedia - The Open Music Encyclopedia - searchable, editable, and expandable collection of tunes, melodies, and musical themes. Kind of neat – you can search by playing a flash piano, whistle it to the computer or tap the rhythm on the desk.

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://www.kidsknowit.com/educational-songs/index.php

Educational Rap Songs: http://www.educationalrap.com/ I found the name of the song and searched for it in itunes. I downloaded it for 99 cents

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


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

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

Reducing the Paper
http://www.dropbox.com/ Connect your devices with Dropbox
http://schooltown.net/ Schooltown.net
http://www.edmodo.com/ Safe social networking for educators
http://moodle.org/ A classroom management system
http://www.evernote.com/ Keep track of everything on all your devices

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

Science Songs Websites:
http://www.science-groove.org/\
http://www.scienceexplosion.com/
Tag Cloud 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

Screencasting
http://www.screencast-o-matic.com/
http://www.screenr.com/ Create screencasts
http://www.techsmith.com/Jing/?gclid=CNmN9u6nuKkCFULsKgodGWcr_A

http://camstudio.org/ Free software for screencasting
Math Resource Collections
Open Education Resources
Presentation About CCSS
A LiveBinder Filled with Resources
ClassConnect a New One to Me
Lesson Plans from the Utah Education Network
The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives
Student Created eBooks
Enriching Mathematics
Illuminations
Illustrative Mathematics
CCSS Resources
National Science Digital Library
Math Playground
Math Vocabulary
Math Resources
LearnZillion Lesson Plans
Tech Camp information

http://lhoule.wikispaces.com/NO+Registration+Necessary Web 2.0 sites that don't need registration
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gXfNHGFHqJOX9rlHFRsP3aFZm4hf2R6Axlr7z2Zyl6w/edit Cell phone brainstorm
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1RC8B9oON0lmYeYP-xHxeEQJW96GnNrjK9vn6lHiSOWk/edit?hl=en_US Our shared document

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0Ag8rlmAXWTtjdEJUT0E1M09rc3FkeTItMTdtUkVNWHc&hl=en_US#gid=0 Apps spreadsheet
Social Networking
http://classroom20.ning.com/ Classroom 2.0.
http://www.linkedin.com/ Linkedin networking.
http://twitter.com/home Twitter. Personal learning network 140 characters max.
http://delicious.com/ Social bookmarking site.
http://www.facebook.com/ Facebook
http://www.ning.com/?n_e=0&n_v=8 Ning
http://www.edmodo.com/ Edmodo for social networking
http://www.flickr.com/ Social networking about images
Blooms Taxonomy
http://megormi.wikispaces.com/Creating+a+Digital+Rich+Classroom Slides
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
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 2.0 Tools
http://www.wordle.net/ Wordle to create tag clouds.
http://www.wikispaces.com/ Make a wiki
http://www.wikipedia.org/ Wikipedia
http://www.techsmith.com/jing/ Create a short screencast.
http://schooltown.net/ Organize everything in a safe learning environment
http://moodle.org/ Open source cms
http://voicethread.com/ Create a Voicethread
http://edu.glogster.com/ Create a Glogster
http://animoto.com/ A new type of slideshow

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.

Video resources
http://ustream.tv Ustream your own tv channel.
http://www.teachertube.com/ Teacher Tube.
http://www.schooltube.com/ Video hosting and contests
http://qik.com/ Create and broadcast videos from a cell phone
http://www.ihigh.com/ Broadcast your high school events

More Resources:
Twitter
http://twittersheep.com/ Twitter Sheep.
Why Tweet? Jon Orech @jorech
http://twitter4teachers.pbwiki.com/FrontPage Twitter directory.
http://www.cybraryman.com/edhashtags.html Education hashtags

https://docs.google.com/document/d/13OlSATYruaIl0cRq2UdOYOI6pgPkGeehcdj4X_1KGi0/edit?hl=en_US Locust Grove Wordle ideas

http://www.personalizemedia.com/garys-social-media-count/ Gary Hayes social media counter.

https://sites.google.com/site/bloomsapps/ Blooms apps.
http://techteachers.com/ Mini lessons for skill development.


Wordle
Create a Wordle
Historic speeches in Wordle
Here is a nice blog entry on 5 Reasons to Use Wordle by Terri Freedman: http://www.techlearning.com/article/Blogs/20322
Wordle of the Day: http://projectsbyjen.com/GTW/
Tagxedo For Word Clouds

http://blog.tagxedo.com/101-ways-to-use-tagxedo-completed 101 ways to use Tagxedo


Fun with Digital Images
http://cheezburger.com/ - add captions to pics, photos, posters, etc or preview others contributions
Fun with Digital Images This is a link to a wiki with several other digital image sites.
http://plasq.com/comiclife-win Comic Life
Add Letters
Image Chef make your own icon - lose the brown square
Space Your Face
My Movie Moment Add an image to a movie or clip.
http://www.voki.com/
Wordle Opening Activity
http://www.wordle.net/ Wordle.net
http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/tag_clouds_of_obamas_inaugural_speech_compared_to_bushs.php Comparison of speeches using Wordle
Twitter
http://twitter.com/home Twitter home
http://twittersheep.com/ Twitter sheep
http://www.techhit.com/OutTwit/ Out twit
http://twitter4teachers.pbwiki.com/FrontPage Directory of people on Twitter


Sound, Music, Video or Narration

Soundboard

DigMixter An online music studio with over 600 sound and music clips
UJam A free online source to create music
Beatlab Mashup your own sound for free
Soundcloud Record your audio for free

http://www.moviewavs.com/Movie Wavshttp://freeplaymusic.com/ Royality free music.

http://www.songsforteaching.com/ Songs for teaching.

Musipedia - The Open Music Encyclopedia - searchable, editable, and expandable collection of tunes, melodies, and musical themes. Kind of neat – you can search by playing a flash piano, whistle it to the computer or tap the rhythm on the desk.

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://www.kidsknowit.com/educational-songs/index.php

Educational Rap Songs: http://www.educationalrap.com/ I found the name of the song and searched for it in itunes. I downloaded it for 99 cents

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
Video
http://www.skype.com/welcomeback/ Skype
http://www.youtube.com/ You tube
http://www.teachertube.com/ Teacher Tube
http://www.schooltube.com/ School Tube
Google
http://mail.google.com/mail Gmail
http://www.google.com / Google
http://www.google.com/google-d-s/intl/en/tour1.html Google docs
Google Sketchup http://sketchup.google.com/
Street View http://books.google.com/help/maps/streetview/
Google Earth http://earth.google.com/
Google Maps http://sketchup.google.com/
Online Research
http://www.diigo.com/ Now you can highlight in two colors.
http://livebinder.com/ Live Binder
http://www.evernote.com/
http://kwout.com/
http://etherpad.com/
http://www.wallwisher.com/ Create virtual post it notes.http://www.google.com/intl/en/googlecalendar/tour.html Google Calendar

Data Collection
http://www.polleverywhere.com/ New way to poll
http://textthemob.com/ Another polling example

Organizing Your Digital Classroom
http://schooltown.net/ School Town to organize your classroom

Social Networking
http://www.librarything.com/catalog.php Talk about books
http://www.classroom20.com/ A Ning network
http://pearlsplp.ning.com/ Another ning
http://techcamp.ning.com/ My summer graduate class
http://www.flickr.com/ Flickr
http://twitter4teachers.pbworks.com/ People Twitteringhttp://spreadsheets.google.com/ccc?key=0Ag8rlmAXWTtjcmJ0RmdKMDRYNHFnUVR6eVZVeXViVlE&hl=enSurveyhttp://docs.google.com/Doc?docid=0AQ8rlmAXWTtjZGduejczcTNfMTA1Y2Ntd3dmZHc&hl=en Our Test document
New additions:
http://jenuinetech.com/GTW/ Guess the Wordle
http://ow.ly/wuDW Digital Tools Website
http://www.visuwords.com/ Visual Words

Yes I can add that to this wiki

http://googleenterprise.blogspot.com/2010/05/more-google-applications-coming-for.html

Chatzy

http://www.chatzy.com/460407496278


Bloom's Taxonomy
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/file/view/bloom's+Digital+taxonomy+v3.01.pdf Wiki filled with many more details.
http://www.techlearning.com/article/8670 Graphic.
http://langwitches.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Bloom-iPads-Apps.jpg Ipad apps meet Bloom

New Learning!

www.manycam.com
http://voicethread4education.wikispaces.com/
http://www.i-lighter.com/home/index.html
http://classtools.net/twitter/tweet.php?message=100%2520Helpful%2520Web%2520Tools%2520for%2520Every%2520Kind%2520of%2520Learner&url=http://www.collegeathome.com/blog/2008/06/10/100-helpful-web-tools-for-every-kind-of-learner/ 100 Web 2.0 Tools for different types of learners.

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http://www.freerice.com

http://skypeinschools.pbworks.com/ Skype in schools

http://qik.com/

http://www.livemocha.com/ Social networking to learn a language

http://www.mediaconverter.org/ convert to .wmv

http://www.flickr.com/

https://www.blogger.com/start

http://www.cameroid.com/

http://www.bubblejoy.com/begin.php

www.polleverywhere.com U R Welcome

www.sandwich430.orgwww.mchenry.k12.il.us


http://www.techteachers.com/ Meg Ormiston.
http://www.edmodo.com like twitter but for schools
Summer Reading List
Tribes
http://www.amazon.com/Tribes-We-Need-You-Lead/dp/1591842336 Tribes on Amazon
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http://www.chatzy.com/460407496278 Our link to Chatzy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpEnFwiqdx8&feature=fvst You Tube
http://www.techlearning.com/article/8670 Link For Bloom's
What I learned this week:
http://soundboard.com/ Over 200,000 free sounds.
http://www.benfranklin300.org/timeline/ Interactive time line of Ben Franklin.
http://www.ustream.tv/channel/spacevidcast Space launch on uStream.
http://www.tripit.com/ Plan a trip!

Working with Images
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
Web Cam Fun
http://www.bubblejoy.com/intro.php Bubble Joy
http://www.tokbox.com/# Free video calling.
http://www.cameroid.com/ put your face in an image

http://skypeinschools.pbworks.com/Directory
http://skypeanauthor.wetpaint.com/ Authors that are willing to skype with your class!
Converting File Formats
WinFF – Convert your videos quickly and easily and all at once with this free downloadable program
http://www.formatoz.com/ Format Factory Scott's pick for converting!
You Tube Download You Tube downloader.
http://www.youddl.com/ YouTube Downloader in MP4 or FLV
Zamzar Copy the address, the file will be sent to your email to download.
vixy.net A music converter - strip the audio
Mediaconverter Works well, but not consistently.
Convertdirect
Movavi
all2convert
Listentoyoutube – online, free youtube to mp3 converter
VLC Media Player – free download, great for playing dvd’s on pc’s with copyright issues. It also has conversion capabilities.Directions on using the convert featureMedia Convert free and online, convert and split audio, ringtones, sounds
http://gvtc.com/~mgriffin/digital/ Excellent examples of Photostory as well as fabulous tips on how to put one together!
Keep Vid A very simple web based solution for converting media

App Reviews

http://www.iear.org/
http://www.ipodsibilities.com/iPodsibilities/Home.html
http://a4cwsn.com/

Sound, Music, Video or Narration


Record Audio online

http://soundation.com/

Soundboard

http://www.moviewavs.com/Movie Wavshttp://freeplaymusic.com/ Royality free music.

http://www.songsforteaching.com/ Songs for teaching.

Musipedia - The Open Music Encyclopedia - searchable, editable, and expandable collection of tunes, melodies, and musical themes. Kind of neat – you can search by playing a flash piano, whistle it to the computer or tap the rhythm on the desk.

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://www.kidsknowit.com/educational-songs/index.php

Educational Rap Songs: http://www.educationalrap.com/ I found the name of the song and searched for it in itunes. I downloaded it for 99 cents

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

**email me if I missed anything! meg@techteachers.com