Integrating Web 2.0 Tools in the Classroom

Objectives:

· Identify various Web 2.0 components that would be relevant to the classroom.
· Create login information for at least one Web 2.0 application to explore in further detail.
· Plan a short activity to utilize one of the Web 2.0 components into the classroom

Respond to a brief discussion thread using wikispaces using the following sentence frames:

  • One Web 2.0 tool I will utilize in my classroom will be ...
  • I plan to use this tool to ...

Learning Models Across the 19th, 20th, and 21st Century

Characteristics of Web 2.0 Tools

Types of Web 2.0 Tools

User friendly

Self-publishing

Tagging

Multimedia

Sharing

Collaboratively Edited Documents

Wikispaces

Blogs and Podcasts

Blogger

File sharing

TeacherTube

Presentation tools

VoiceThread

Social software

Delicious: http://delicious.com/eringer
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Resources:


Library of Web 2.0 Tools: http://www.go2web20.net/
Explanatory Videos in Plain English http://www.commoncraft.com/

Collaboratively Edit Documents

Google Docs
Wikispaces
PBworks

Blogs and Podcasting
Podbean
Podcast Alley
Blogger
Voki

File Sharing

FlickrCreative Commons
SlideShare
Shutterfly
Teacher Tube
Presentation Tools
VoiceThread
Glogster
Xtimeline
Prezi
Animoto

Social Bookmarking
Ning
Delicious