Brenda Sharpmack
Watson Chapel School District
Technology Coordinator

Getting Started
  • Click on the edit button above to put your own content on this page.
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Create a wikispacesaccount - Watson Chapel
    • Wikis are simple web pages that groups, friends, and families can edit together
  • Join the following wiki
  • Members of class join my wiki - will be able to see list on left side of wikipage
  • create your own page (this will be called your NOTES page) within that wiki - Title = Name of person
    • Something about what you teach


BKS - show members notes and read them out to class.

IGNITE = CONCEPT
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=22E41121-46D9-40E0-BF05-25A9859DCB84

Teachers create a powerpoint template file - 20 slides with 15 seconds per slide
This is an overview for a trailer or notes outlines or student presentations

http://www.sgilley.com/apps--best-sites.html

Apps for Teachers and Studentshttp://livebinders.com/play/play/42223

20 Technology Skills that Every Educator Should Have, Part 2
http://www.guide2digitallearning.com/tools_technologies/20_technology_skills_every_educator_should_have_part_2


NEW TEACHER SURVIVAL SKILLS
http://www.discoveryeducation.com/survival/index.cfm

TAKING A POLL EXAMPLE
http://www.guide2digitallearning.com/poll/cloud_computing

Big Used Labs - to create posters - http://bighugelabs.com/motivator.php

CREATE SHORTCUTS FOR URL WEBSITES
http://www.snip.ly/alpha

link to Google Docs - powerpoint presentation for class to create and share - All students get 1 slide # to share with class

TEACHER DIRECTORY OF TOOLS
http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/Directory/

12 Puzzle and Quiz Creation Tools for Teachers

http://www.whiteboardblog.co.uk/2011/05/12-puzzle-and-quiz-creation-tools/

http://www.brainpop.com/free_stuff/ - BRAINPOP FREE STUFF

http://www.dustball.com/cs/plagiarism.checker/ - PLAGIARISM CHECKER - COPY AND PASTE DOCUMENT FOR FREE

http://www.snappywords.com/ - FREE VISUAL ONLINE DICTIONARY

http://www.abcya.com/word_clouds.htm - WORD CLOUD FOR KIDS

http://www.visualthesaurus.com/ - FREE VISUAL ONLINE THESAURUS

Common Core Apps and level according to Blooms:bloomsappshttp://sites.google.com/site/bloomsapps/
Online **Safety** 2.0 | Mobile **Parental** Controls | Easy **Technology** http://www.mobicip.com/
http://www.jeopardylabs.com/ - JEOPARDY LABS - create or find
http://www.lulu.com/ - PUBLISH FOR A $$$

Capture your child's voice and imagination with our creative story building tool and share them with friends and family
http://www.littlebirdtales.com/

Audioboo. Because sound is social -

http://audioboo.fm/ - We are a mobile & web platform that effortlessly allows you to record and upload audio for your friends, family or the rest of the world to hear.

ZooBurst is a digital storytelling tool that lets anyone easily create his or her own 3D pop-up books - can do a few pages for free
http://www.zooburst.com/

http://www.justin.tv/ - Broadcast what you're doing

Go live now, meet new friends and have fun.



http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/12/technology/personaltech/12smart.html?_r=1 - SAT TUTORIALS

5 Free Online Encyclopedias Suitable For Kids

**Kindergarten Reading Fun** www.Headsprout.com
Cartoon reading lessons that really work. Guaranteed. Try it now free!

**LMS e-Learning Solutions** www.SkillSoft.com
Flexible, Reliable LMS for Fast & Easy E-learning Deployment.

**Microsoft® Windows Azure** Microsoft.com/Cloud/WindowsAzure
Focus on the Applications. Not the Infrastructure. Watch Tutorials

**Collaboration Tools** www.boardvantage.com
Simple and secure collaboration for leadership teams


LiveBinders is your 3-ring binder for the Web


  • Collect your resources - VIDEOS, PDF'S, AND IMAGES
  • Organize them neatly and easily
  • Present them with pride

Best of all, it's free!
http://livebinders.com/
http://www.lessonwriter.com/default.aspx - HISTORY TEACHERS
http://livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=2343 - ON-LINE CALCULATORS
http://livebinders.com/welcome - FOR EDUCATION
http://livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=107230 - MEDIA CENTER

What do you want to teach today?

Create lessons & lessons plans in minutes.

Simple, fast, and FREE.

  • Automatic accommodations, scaffolding, and sheltered instruction.
  • Targeted differentiation groups.
  • Higher-order thinking prompts.
  • Graphic organizer selections.
All free, so register now!
http://www.lessonwriter.com/default.aspx

LESSON PLANS - SMARTBOARD TO MIMIO ??
http://www.longwood.k12.ny.us/longsmart_lhs.html

http://my.hrw.com/nsmedia/intgos/html/igo.htm - GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS

http://www.practicalbiology.org/ - Practical Biology website -

http://www.timesspellingbee.co.uk/ - SPELLING BEE PRACTICE

http://www.onlineconvert.com/ - MATH

Set up a simple and easy to use check in & check out procedure for volunteers, visitors, students, faculty, staff and substitutes.
  • Track when and why visitors & volunteers enter your campus and when they left.
  • Track when and why students are late.
  • Track when and why students leave early.
  • Track and total the hours for your volunteersboth on & off campus.
  • Know when your faculty & staff are on or off campus during the day.
  • Keep permanent information records
  • Instant reports on everyone who's on campus.
  • Complete reporting capability built in.
  • Full Import & Export capability built in.
  • Use TWO Dymo LabelWriters Printers or the Dymo TWIN LabelWriter 400 Turbo.No switching paper -- lower paper costsPrinter # 1 - ID BadgesPrinter # 2 - Passes.
http://www.schoolcheckin.com/ = $150 PER COMPUTER

http://www.delicious.com/sgilley/internet+safety - INTERNET SAFETY

Make your own animated videos
http://goanimate.com/
http://domo.goanimate.com/studio
http://animoto.com/

http://pdmusic.org/ - PUBLIC DOMAIN MUSIC

SEARCH ENGINE - http://www.yippy.com/
A Family-Friendly platform protecting you and your children from pornography and more unseemly elements of the web

Beautiful web-based timeline software -

http://www.tiki-toki.com/

DROP BOX....http://www.dropbox.com/
LETS CRATE - http://www.letscrate.com/

VIDO CONVERTORS
http://www.avs4you.com/
http://www.youconvertit.com/ConvertFiles.aspx

DELICIOUS BOOKMARKING - http://www.delicious.com/

LIT-TO-GO - http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/

https://join.me/ - GREAT FOR ME TO HELP OTHERS - I can see their screen and have control with their mouse

http://www.flubaroo.com/flubaroo-user-guide
Flubaroo is a free tool that helps you quickly grade multiple-choice or fill-in-blank assignments.
* Flubaroo works with Google docs. Click if you need an introduction to Google docs.
More than just a grading tool, Flubaroo also:
  • Computes average assignment score.
  • Computes average score per question, and flags low-scoring questions.
  • Shows you a grade distribution graph.
  • Gives you the option to email each student their grade, and an answer key.


Connect Your School or District with the Edmodo Community

http://www.edmodo.com/institutions?language=en - FACEBOOK LOOK ALIKE ???