Walking in a Web 2.0 World BYOT

Bring Your Own Technology

BYOD in the 21st Century

Need Devices???

Ask parents to donate old smart phones and chargers when they upgrade.


Check out http://www.donorschoose.org/

Classroom Management Hints:

Lamp On - Lamp Off

Lights Off - Lights On

Cups Up or Down

Hands Off

Power Down

Cases Closed

Alligator Tops


Online StopWatch - http://www.online-stopwatch.com/ (classroom timers - bottom row)


Random Name Picker - names, site words, vocabulary words, math facts etc.


Work Sheet Works - Example: Graphic Organizers (bottom)

Venn Diagram

Title: Hunger Games Left: Book Right: Movie Middle: Both

Hint: project on whiteboard and use markers - no printing


ClassTools - Fakebook, Fake SMS, Fake Tweet, Lights Out, Time Line


Realtime Board - great for collaboration


Twiddla - web-based meeting playground


BYOD Jam Session - Lesson Idea


Symbaloo - 45 Tools in 45 Minutes

Symbaloo - Rockdale ISD

Class Dojo

www.classdojo.com


Improve Behavior

Improve specific student behaviors and engagement by awarding and recording real-time feedback.

ICT Is Not the Goal

Communication


Teachers, Students and Parents in sync.


Edmodo - Education Facebook on Steroids.


Remind 101 - A safe way for teachers to text message students and stay in touch with parents. One way communication.


Celly - Mobile communication that can be used to bring teachers, students, and parents together. Allows for response...you control.


WDWDT (available in iPhone app store, web and android coming soon)

http://www.wdwdt.com/


Twitter Walls

http://visibletweets.com/

http://www.tweetbeam.com/

http://twijector.com/

Shortened URL's


Bitly - https://bitly.com/ - no CAPTHCA (Completely Automated Public Test to tell Humans and Computers Apart)


Tiny URL - http://tinyurl.com/ - can make custom tinyurl, has preview feature


Google URL Shortener http://goo.gl



Hint: You can turn in shortened URL into a QR (Quick Response Code) in any browser. To do this copy and paste the shortened url you created in to your web browser and add a .qr on to the end and press enter. You now have a QR Code. (This works great with bitly and goo.gl)

http://goo.gl/SGkZw.qr (Example: add on .qr and press enter)


QR Codes

My favorite QR Reader App is "I-nigma barcode reader" (search iPhone App on iPad)


* http://qrcode.kaywa.com/

* Bulk QR Code Creator

* http://qrvoice.net/ - 100 characters to speech


*http://www.qrhacker.com/


QR Story Cube


http://www.qrstuff.com/

http://goqr.me/

http://www.classtools.net/QR/ - QR Treasure Hunt Generator

http://www.tagmydoc.com/

Periodic Table of Videos

QR Code Resume

World's Largest QR Code

Largest Human QR Code


More on QR Codes: Click Here


Hint: Send home both the link and QR Code to parents...just in case.

Black & White and Scanned All Over
Using QR Codes in the Classroom

Web 2.0 - Engage Students

Socrative

http://socrative.com/


Socrative Space Race With Other Schools or Classes


Shared Socrative Quizzes:

SOC-679292 What do you know about space?

SOC-679346 First Day of School.

SOC-416620 80's Trivia

SOC-786053 Cartoon Trivia Quiz

SOC-679351 Christmas Songs Trivia


InfuseLearning

http://www.infuselearning.com/


Kahoot!

https://getkahoot.com/ - teacher

https://kahoot.it/ - student


Zondle

https://www.zondle.com/


Sumdog

http://www.sumdog.com/


Poll Everywhere

http://www.polleverywhere.com/


Todays Meet

http://todaysmeet.com/



Padlet

www.padlet.com


Primary Wall

http://primarywall.com/


Linoit

http://en.linoit.com/


TED-Ed

http://ed.ted.com/

Create a Web Page in Minutes

Smore - The days of posting a flyer around the neighborhood are over. Smore helps you create amazing pages that you'd be proud to share.

www.smore.com


Smore Directions


Wix - Create free websites.


Google Sites


TacKK

Tackk-Tackk allows you to customize and edit your message the moment you visit the homepage. Simply click and start typing. There is no login required. It's just like tacking a flyer to a telephone pole. You must create a login if you want your tackk to not disappear after one week.

http://tackk.com/


Tildee - Create a Tutorial in Minutes

http://www.tildee.com/

Collaborative Blog with Blogger

Google Blog - www.blogger.com

Directions for Sandbox Blog and Collaborative Blog


2. Collaborative Blog

No Login Required for Kids:


Directions


When the students send a message to the blog’s email address:

  • The subject line of the email becomes the title of the blog post.

  • The message of the email becomes the body of the blog post.

  • Attached photos become part of the body of the blog post.


***Make sure the students sign their names within their email message so that you will know who submitted the post.


Introduce Yourself:

http://esc6intro.blogspot.com/


Mail posts to:

technologyfromtheheart.esc6pd@blogger.com

Create a Collaborative Blog using Blogger

********************************************

Create, Create, Create...

Piktochart

Animoto

Animoto - Turn your photos, video clips, and music into stunning video masterpieces to share with everyone. Fast, free, and shockingly easy!

http://animoto.com/education


Sample Assignment for Animoto: http://goo.gl/Sqtzd


Submit Your Animoto Project HERE to be shared with group.

Voki

Voki - http://voki.com/

Create Speaking Avatars

http://wonderopolis.org/ - Have Voki explain the wonder of the day.


Submit Your Voki Project HERE to be shared with group.

Educreations

Educreations - Create and share amazing video lessons with your iPad or Browser.

www.educreations.com


Sample warm-up for Educreations. http://smore.com/8rac


Submit Your Educreations Project HERE to be shared with group.

Create Your Own Lesson

Create a sample lesson or warm-up that could be used in the classroom.


Submit lesson idea HERE to be shared with group.

*********************************************

Student Creativity

iFakeText

http://ifaketext.com


Thinglink

http://www.thinglink.com/


Sumopaint

http://www.sumopaint.com/www/


Record MP3

Audio Recorder

http://www.recordmp3.org/


CroakIt

Audio Recorder

https://croak.it/

Web 2.0 - Create...

Kerpoof

www.kerpoof.com


*******************************************************************


ToonDoo Basics

http://www.toondoo.com/


*******************************************************************


Blabberize

http://blabberize.com/


*******************************************************************


Voicethread

http://voicethread.com/


*******************************************************************


WeVideo

http://www.wevideo.com/


*******************************************************************


Interactive Fun Tools

Cool Interactive Tools


Koalas to the Max

http://koalastothemax.com


Tenori

Click to create patterns of sound!

http://www.the389.com/works/tenori/


Dotty Dots

Interact with words

http://dotty-dots.appspot.com/?h=636f77


Kaleidoscope Painter

Drag to create patterns!

http://permadi.com/java/spaint/indexnoad.html


ThisSand

Online sand painting

http://thisissand.com/


Draw a Stickman

Cool interactive activity that you can personalize and share

http://www.drawastickman.com/


Inredibox

Create a human orchestra

http://www.incredibox.com/en/#/application


KissTunes

Turns your computer keyboard into a piano keyboard

http://www.kisstunes.com/


Virtual Keyboard

Another piano/keyboard option

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/music/piano/guitar.htm


Songs to play on virtual keyboards:

Song notes


Jam Studio

Music-creation Tool


http://www.jamstudio.com


Fun Games and Activities

Fun Games/Activities


Fantastic Contraption

http://fantasticcontraption.com/


Cookie

http://www.cookie.com/kids/games/viewallgames.html


Toy Theater

Learn, create, play

http://www.toytheater.com


Fuel the Brain

Game for all subjects

http://www.fuelthebrain.com


Pauly’s Playhouse

Games galore! (Also check out the laboratory)

http://www.paulysplayhouse.com/paulys_playhouse/game_page/game.html


Game Goo

More great games

http://www.earobics.com/gamegoo/gooey.html


ABCya

Lots of games categorized by grade level

http://abcya.com/


Sugar Sugar Game

Fun, strategy game

http://www.bartbonte.com/sugarsugar/


Gudli Games

Great interactive activities for kids!

http://www.gudli.com/games/viewallgames.html


Billy Bug and His Quest for Grub

Teaches math coordinates.

http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/games/BillyBug/bugcoord.html


Capstone Kids Games

Matching and word search games

http://www.capstonekids.com/games.html


Play Kids Games

Lots of interactive games and activities!

http://www.playkidsgames.com


Magic Pen

A crayon-physics game

http://magic.pen.fizzlebot.com/



Content-based Games/Activities

Spelling City

Practice, play games, and take spelling tests

http://www.spellingcity.com


Glencoe Manipulatives
Great online demos and virtual hands-on manipulatives for students
http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/mathematics/ebook_assets/vmf/VMF-Interface.html


Interactive Sites for Education

http://interactivesites.weebly.com/


PBS Whiteboard Games

http://pbskids.org/whiteboard/


Scholastic Whiteboard Activites

http://teacher.scholastic.com/whiteboards/languagearts.htm


Sheppard Software

hundreds of games, activities, quizzes...

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/


Little Fingers

Great interactives for young kids

http://www.littlefingers.com/games/games1.html


National Library of Math Manipulatives

http://nlvm.usu.edu/


Science NetLinks

Dozens of interactive science activities

http://www.sciencenetlinks.com/tool_index.php


EdHeads

Simple machines, virtual knee surgery and more!

http://www.edheads.org


National Geographic Kids Games

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/games/


National Geographic Little Kids Games

http://kidsblogs.nationalgeographic.com/littlekids/games.html


Traveler IQ Challenge

FInd locations on a map as quickly as you can!

http://www.travelpod.com/traveler-iq


DuoLingo

Learn a foreign language for FREE.

http://duolingo.com/



YouTube

YouTube
www.youtube.com


YouTube is owned by Google. Find tons of fabulous fun (and sometimes educational) videos and/or upload your own videos. You can even set up your own YouTube channel and play videos without the distractions!


To find educational videos, go to:

http://www.youtube.com/education


To learn more about using YouTube in the classroom, go to: http://www.youtube.com/teachers


YouTube TIme Machine

http://yttm.tv


Web 2.0 Sites Listed in ABC Order

Directions You Can Print and Use

Click link below to see directions for:

Google Chrome

Animoto

Kerpoof

PollEverywhere

TodaysMeet

ToonDoo Basics


Directions


BYOT Helpers

Collaboration and Communication - Build a PLN

Google Docs - Google Docs is a free, Web-based office suite offered by Google within its Google Drive service. It also was a storage service but has since been replaced by the before-mentioned Google Drive. It allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users.


Edmodo - Edmodo is a secure, social learning platform for teachers, students, schools and districts. They provide a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content and access homework, grades and school notices.


Twitter - Twitter is an information network that brings people closer to what’s important to them.


Pinterest - Pinterest is a Virtual Pinboard.


DropBox - Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.


40 Way to Use a Cell Phone In Class

Chrome - Not Your Average Browser

Click the link below to learn more about Google Chrome:

http://goo.gl/wEFql