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Friday, November 14, 2014

Teaching with Youtube

Nine tips for teaching with Youtube, how Youtube can increase scores, other benefits of Youtube in your classroom, ways teachers are using Youtube, the flipped classroom, and tips for finding quality videos.
Link:
http://www.teachthought.com/technology/teaching-with-video-9-tips-teaching-youtube/

Creating Book Trailers

Creating book trailers is a popular, fun way for students to report on a book they have read. This site gives the rationale, how to, samples, tools, audio resources, image sources,and video tools for students' productions.
Link: http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2014/11/excellent-tools-apps-and-tips-to-create.html

Book Trailer Rubric

This rubric is designed for assessing the presentation's content, images, voice, audio, video editing, reflection, audience appeal, and duration/length.

Link: http://reading-active-and-engaging.wikispaces.com/Book+Trailers+-+Assessment+Rubric

Using Social Media in Education


This collection of blogs, articles, and videos from Edutopia aims to help teachers implement social media tools in the classroom to engage students in 21st-century learning.
Link: http://www.edutopia.org/social-media-education-resources?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post&utm_campaign=resource-roundup-social-media-image-repost2#graph5

23 Game-Based Education Resources

According to its site, "Edudemic has covered game-based learning and gamification in the classroom on numerous occasions in the past. When learning becomes a game, it’s an enjoyable, effective experience for students and teachers alike. We’ve curated 23 of the best game-based education resources for 2014."

Link: http://www.edudemic.com/23-best-game-based-resources-2014/