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Weekly Twitter Action for 4/2

April 8th, 2012 · No Comments · Resources, Tech Tools, Twitter

Daily Twitter Newspaper was released – The Ms. B. is Online Daily is out! http://paper.li/MsBisOnline My publications Blog Post: My Detox for week – April 2nd. This detox is a recap of work done in class. Thx http://YouthVoices.net crew 4 the idea. I uploaded a @YouTube video http://youtu.be/rYVXpH4UESY?a  Screencast by MsBisOnline from Screenr Blog Post: I am good at sharing Tech Tools and […]

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On-line gaming as a review method

March 27th, 2010 · No Comments · Assignments, Curriculum, Just for fun, Tech Classrooms, Twitter, WOW

Recently my students created onl-line arcade games around a novel that we have just completed.  Thanks to my Twitter PLN and  @russeltarr and his Classtools site, my students created a game to help them review for an upcoming test.  In groups, they accessed an Etherpad workspace that allowed them to collaborate with one another and […]

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Microsoft Office 2010

November 21st, 2009 · No Comments · Professional Developments, Tech Classrooms, Twitter

Okay, once again all hail Twitter.  I found out from one of my Tweeps about  Microsoft Office 2010 Beta earlier today and I have downloaded it and I am playing.  I am in lovvvvve.  (Hopefully the love will last but for now it is sweet like the honeymoon.)  So far I have sent two blog […]

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Organizing our Web tools

November 8th, 2009 · No Comments · Assignments, ConsolidatingTools, Edmodo, Project Learning, Tech Classrooms, Twitter, WOW

First of all I would like to apologize for the inundation of electronic devices for you to keep track of and to use for class.  I am trying to consolidate a guide for each of us to follow.  SOCIAL MEDIA Our means of communicating with one another is as follows: Edmodo for a message board.  We […]

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My Tweets for 2009-08-12

August 12th, 2009 · No Comments · Assignments, PLNs, Professional Developments, Project Learning, Tech Classrooms, Twitter, WOW

RT @keisawilliams: I am so thankful for teachers who post their lessons this thoroughly. Saves me a ton of time http://tinyurl.com/dms868 # RT @russeltarr: Making elearning books using classtools: http://tinyurl.com/r4u7k5 # @MrWCunningham I don’t think that any of us have seen so many teachers. see you in morning # @MrWCunningham Fast learner Mr Cunningham. You […]

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Twitter as an authentic writing opportunity

August 9th, 2009 · No Comments · Twitter

This article came just in time for me to re-evaluate whether or not to Tweet with my class. The claim is that “Twitter can make you a better writer.” Twitter forces you to be concise, exercise your vocabulary and edit your work. The concept of getting your message across in 140 characters is a daunting […]

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