Web 2.0 Tools (DNA)
Device Neutral Assignments/Applications
What is a Device Neutral Application/Assignment?
Think Verb, Not Noun: Bloom's Digital Taxonomy Revised
Padlet (Previously Wallwisher)
Gamify Your Teaching with Kahoot
Bitstripsforschools is an online tool that enables to students to create comics that teachers can administer, approve, and share. It allows students to unleash their creativity through digital storytelling. It's free for Ontario Teachers!
Blogging with Kidblog
Kidblog is an easy to use blogging platform for teachers and students. Allow your students to become prolific writers with this versatile tool. You can embed video and images, and upload audio!
BYOD in the Classroom Suggestions
It is ok to start small. Let students take their notes using their personal devices.
Source: Peel21st page - peelschools.org
Office365 in PDSB
At a glance, it offers teachers and students the following:
- Student / Teacher Email Accounts
- Personal Calendar and Contacts
- Private Social Networking (Newsfeed)
- Cloud Storage (25GB OneDrive)
- Microsoft Web Apps (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Teacher / Student Blogs
- Interactive Class Sites / Wikis / Blogs
(Source: Teacher Quick Reference Guide PDSB - Only teachers in PDSB can access: https://pdsb1.sharepoint.com/Welcome/_layouts/15/start.aspx#/SitePages/Home.aspx?wa=wsignin1.0).
Other Resources For PDSB Teachers
Check out 5 Ways to Get Started withy BYOD
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