Daily Archives: February 5, 2010


Quest Atlantis at 2DP

Hey MD DEN educators, on Wed night, February 10th, we are having a discussion about Quest Atlantis in Second life. Sholi Oh (Sarah Rolle in RL) will talk about her experience with Quest Atlantis. Quest Atlantis is a free, engaging 3D virtual world developed and supported by a team at Indiana University. This is a


Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 02/05/2010

Shmoop: Study Guides & Teacher Resources Tags: literature, history, resources, education, poetry, English, shmoop YouTube XL Site allows access to Youtube videos without ads or (best of all) comments. Users can browse, search, even access their YouTube accounts. Tags: YouTube, video, safety – By Randy Rodgers Team Maker – Chirag Mehta : chir.ag A great


Going Rouge…No, Going Digital.

This seemed to be one of the common themes presented at FETC this year. The DEN Day of Discovery at Sea World started with Scott Kinney’s presentation, which included the You-Tube video – Joe’s Non-Netbook. This video shows how disconnected our students are with their classroom texts. Discovery’s very own Hall Davidson presented an eye


Web 2.0 and Book Reviews

Would you like a different way for students to demonstrate an understanding of a novel they are reading? Try using Blabberize or GoAnimate.  With Blabberize, students can draw a picture of a character in the novel, upload it to Blabberize and then use their voice talking as that character.  Once the picture is uploaded, students