Post Question to Listserv
Throw question out on Twitter
Discuss with others on Skype.
This is the States new portal with standards and lesson ideas. It is still under construction at this time.
Free Web Site Creator
A closed and secure social network for PA educators and students. It has many of the functions of twitter, Facebook, and blogs in a secure setting. The drawback is that it is limited to PA.
Combination site, Ning-Like Function, FB Function, Twitter style feed, Group pages
Web 2.0 Guru
Karen Ditzler's Resource Wiki
SAS Curriculum Pathways
Note taking, Organized, Synchronized, Folder Sharing, Multiple Platforms
Host finished Glogs
Create Bulk Users, No e-mail needed
Directly to Glog site.
This resource has become mor epopular and may not be suitable for younger viewers.
Free online storage.
Link or embed into web site.
Embed work there.
there a multitude of new sites which are free for educators and students to publish work. If you know of any, please add to our discussion.
Glogster, Student Production, Create Interactive Poster, Can print up for physical copy., Can embed or link audio and video.
Flipcams/Digital Recorders, Student created videos, Create role play reviews, Book chats, Author interviews
Online Multi-media, Vuvox, media, Voicethread, Media, Podcasting, ipadio, yodio.com
Online Digital Books, Mixbook, Can remain online for free., Can be printed for a fee.
Convert Traditional Formats, Animoto, PPT or Pics to video, Screencast-o-matic, Record PPT to Video, PowerPoint/Keynote, Record and convert to video
What are you doing already?
Edmodo, Online Classroom Platform, Host Discussion Board, Host formative surveys, Post Links if not using Diigo, Place Handouts, Assignment Function
Evernote, See Lesson Research
Sources, Data, Google Custom Search, Primary Resources, LOC, Discovery Education, Images, Creative Commons, CC Search, Google Advanced Image Search, Library of Congress, Create your own!, Discovery Education
Students, Textmarks.com, Online Calendars
Parents, Same as Student Resources
Blog about it, Your Reflections, Student Reflections, Posterous
This site has many e-books for free. The stories can be personalized or have the voice activation read the stories aloud.
This site contains pre-reading resources through more advanced stories for older elementary students.
This free site allows for story creation. The images are already supplied under Creative Commons Licensing. The books are free, soon you will be able to print them out.
This site is a free digital storytelling site that has many functions.
Karen Ditzler runs a collaborative writing project. There are over 120 classrooms world-wide participating.