Private Today, Public Tomorrow (9-10) INVITE students to reflect on the saying, “A picture is worth a thousand words.”
ASK: What do you think this saying means? Students should consider that a complex idea can often be illustrated with a single image, and that context plays a role in how an image is interpreted. ARRANGE students in groups of four or five, and distribute the Unintended Consequences of Sharing Student Handout, one for each student. INSTRUCT students to read the “Drunken Pirate” article, either silently or aloud (taking turns). Alternatively, assign the reading as the previous night’s homework. DEFINE the Key Vocabulary terms context and tag. INSTRUCT students to discuss the following questions in their groups, with one group member writing down their responses. Follow the Digital Trail (2-3)
Warm-up (5 minutes) DEFINE the Key Vocabulary term trail.
10 Fun Tools To Easily Make Your Own Infographics. People love to learn by examining visual representations of data. That’s been proven time and time again by the popularity of both infographics and Pinterest. So what if you could make your own infographics ? What would you make it of? It’s actually easier than you think… even if you have zero design skills whatsoever. Digital Passport Registration. Why Teachers Want Technology [Infographic] I can count on both hands — and probably even a few toes — the number of surveys I’ve encountered in recent months that attempt to capture how students, and often their parents, feel about the use of technology in schools.
Almost across the board, students and parents say they want more access to mobile applications and personalized instruction. Nativos Digitais - Literacia para os media. Free online tutorial for using Word Press. Digital Study Skills - Gist Reading. Studying and researching online is becoming an ever more important element of our digital skill set.
I spend a lot of time reading online and skimming through numerous articles from journals and blogs, so I'm always keen to find useful tools which can assist me or my students in this and make the process more efficient. One tool which I have just discovered and which I hope will help with this process is Cruxbot. It's a very simple to use 'bookmarklet' tool (a bookmarklet is a button that you drag onto your browser bookmarks bar). To get the bookmarklet go to: click on the 'Cruxbot' image. Hold your mouse down while you drag it to the bookmarks bar on your browser. How To Use Pinterest In The Classroom [Video] Added by Terry Heick on 2012-02-29 Pinterest is (apparently) here to stay.
The social bookmarking site is seeing exponential growth and is quickly being adopted by users young and old. That includes teachers and students. Educreations. Free video lectures,Free Animations, Free Lecture Notes, Free Online Tests, Free Lecture Presentations. 25 Ways To Use iPads In The Classroom by Degree of Difficulty. In case you haven’t heard the news, we’re putting out a special mini-issue early next week. It’ll be available in the Edudemic Magazine iPad app and, best of all, FREE to subscribers! If you’re not (yet) a subscriber, it’ll be just $0.99.
The following is an excerpt from just one of the articles in the mini-issue. It’s all about iPads in education, Apple’s role in the future of learning, and much more than that. Pelas Tecnologias da Informacao e Comunicacao. Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education. Collect, curate and share your ideas, inspirations, and projects! Russell Stannard Presentations. Free technology teacher training videos for teachers. Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students. - 100 Web Tools to Enhance Collaboration (Part 1) by Ozge Karaoglu. 0 Comments January 5, 2010 By: Tech Learning Blog Staff.
20 Must-Have Educational Resources For All Teachers. Edudemic often features posts providing a list of top resources for a particular category. Recently, the site gettingsmart.com posted the names of the LAUNCHedu finalists chosen by the SXSWedu® Conference, offering even more resources for the Edudemic staff to consider! On March 7, 2012, they will choose winners after a full day of presentations by the finalists. There are so many sites and programs on the Internet already, but this competition just goes to show that the need for educational resources is still great. Necessity is the mother of invention, they say. The cliche works because it is true. 101 Web 2.0 Teaching Tools Every Teacher Should Know About.
Are you looking for teaching tools that are actually easy to use and, dare I say it, fun?
It’s a perpetual hunt for most teachers and there are simply far too many resources available to go through. 100 Teaching Tools You Should Know About. Pedagogia para a autonomia e supervisão : a observação de aulas como estratégia de (re)definição dos papéis pedagógicos na educação em línguas. Www.cats-pyjamas.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/MoodleToolGuideforTeachers__BrazPort.pdf. 74 Interesting Ways to Use Google Forms in the Classroom. How simple ideas lead to scientific discoveries. Digital Pedagogy: Content is a Tyrant, Context is King.