Web 2.0 Hot Apps/Cool Projects - Language Arts

June 15, 8:30 to 3:30 in the Staff Development Center Lab 1


Resource Book: Web 2.0 Hot Apps/Cool Projects by Jim Holland and Susan Anderson


The Research Paper video

Funny - Google research paper

Hack for writing a paper video


Joel as English Teacher??

Copyright and Creative Commons

Creative Commons - http://creativecommons.org/



The Student Identification Quandry




Sites covered in our workbook:

Animoto - http://www.animoto.com

Examples: Prepositions; Purposes of Writing; Biography; Fact & Opinion

Big Huge Labs - Trading Cards - http://bighugelabs.com/deck.php


Mixbook - http://www.mixbook.com/

Examples: Similes & Metaphors; Figurative Language; Plot Summary; Character Comparison

Scrapblog - http://www.scrapblog.com

Examples: Compound Words; Idioms; Book of Poetry; Story Elements

TinyPaste - http://tinypaste.com/

Examples: Declarative; Interrogative; Exclamatory; Imperative; Pair & Pear; Clickable Vocabulary; Context Clues; Reflective Writing

Wordle - http://www.wordle.net/

Examples: Period G; Class

Sites Not Covered in the book:


Brainstorming Tool - http://Bubbl.us

Edistorm - http://www.edistorm.com/ sticky note collaboration Video

TitanPad - http://titanpad.com/ instant collaborative document

Make an easy path - Fur.ly - http://fur.ly/

Bibliography and Works Cited

Easy Bib - http://www.easybib.com/

BibMe - http://www.bibme.org/

Paper Rater - http://paperrater.com/ - excellent and free proofreading tool


Inspiration:

TED Talks
Imagine It!
Fora.TV