June 16 staff development...using free webtools in your world
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2010
8:00-9:00 Overview of Taking Technology to a New Level LibGuide
9:00-11:00 Self-directed exploration and product creation
1:00-3:00 LibGuides training
3:00-3:30 Create your own LibGuide
- Harper Collins
Gives an alphabetical list of book titles and offers a downloadable teaching or reading guide for each book
- Into the Book
Interactive game where students learn about the comprehension strategies (Making Connections, Visualizing, Questioning, etc.)
- Book Pop
Interactive stories read to the student or student can chose to read the stories themselves
Audio stories available for download
Students set up and run a city through a simulation
Interactive game for students to practice their map skills.
Great site that lists all kinds of education games and activities that have been created and/or approved by certified teachers.
- All My Faves
Great site that lists an assortment of favorite kid websites
- Math Playground
Online videos that help teach a variety of math concepts
- Spelling City
Interactive site with games and activities using a teacher list or a pre-set list of words
Great interactive site for organizational tools for language arts instruction
Create and/or share flashcards and quizzes
- Go Animate!
Create your own cartoons!
Students can use these free tools to create products and projects for assignments that will allow integration of technology while motivating kids for the fun they are to use....
- Jam Studio
Create music and save files--be sure to clikc on the In the Classroom icon for additional information on accounts and saving
Users can "paint" pictures, save images, watch videos of other works of Odosketch are being created
- Story Bird
Kids can create their own books online
Create news paper clippings from research...or a number of other things on this graphic design web site
Make a picture talk...
Create a quick movie using your pictures and their music! And it is free!
PLCs, collaboration with your library friends, department chairs....whoever you need to plan with who might not be where you are when you need to plan..
- Today's Meet
Create onine meeting pages that can be available from 2 hours to a year...
Scheduling tool...and more
Make your own iGoogle account and see what awaits you!