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Entries from November 26th, 2009

My Tweets for 2009-11-26

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments · WOW

Big Huge Thesaurus: Synonyms, antonyms, and rhymes (oh my!) http://bit.ly/6qsEta via @AddToAny They also have blog topics and storylines # RT @cuppa_coffee: Like the look of http://www.amap.org.uk/ to map out arguments, its interactive too (via @take_the_plunge) # RT @tonnet: 101 Tools For The Ultimate Twitter Expert – http://is.gd/53ZSi Gr8t collection # Plagiarism Checkers: 5 Free […]

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Thank You M’am movie

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Assignments, Curriculum, Just for fun, Project Learning, Tech Classrooms

Just made a video on Animoto called “Thank You M’am”: http://bit.ly/5pq6he

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Production tools to use in class

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Just for fun, Tech Classrooms, WOW

Here are new production tools Dipity -http://www.dipity.com/:  For making timelines Voki -http://www.voki.com/:  For talking Avatars Mash-Up of Avatar Makes – http://mashable.com/2007/09/12/avatars/ Glogster – http://www.glogster.com/ Image Chef – Visual Poetry: – http://www.imagechef.com/ic/poem/ Online Presentation/Powerpoints (can be embedded) http://www.sliderocket.com/ Flipbook:  http://www.flip.com/ Online Magnetic Poetry – make a poem about your topic, take a screenshot, post an image […]

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Blogging with Grimmelshausen

November 26th, 2009 · No Comments · Assignments, Blogging, Curriculum, Project Learning, Tech Classrooms, WOW

I came into contact with a teacher who wanted to collaborate with an English speaking class.  We ”met” through a summer online course offered from PBWorks.  Our initial contacts were feelers to see what and how we could collaborate.  The focus of our original collaboration was to complete wikis together and use them as a way to share […]

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