Technology for the Classroom


Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/guidelinesandstandards/bestlist/bestwebsitestop25.cfm

ISTE NETS
http://www.iste.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=NETS

Lesson Plans

Green Education Foundation Lessons
http://www.greeneducationfoundation.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&id=7&Itemid=61

All about Computers
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/programs/allaboutcomputers/

ISTE Lesson Plans
http://www.iste.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Lesson_Plans&Template=/TaggedPage/TaggedPageDisplay.cfm&TPLID=23&ContentID=3359

The Gateway - A DOE sponsored site for lesson plans
http://www.thegateway.org/

http://www.remc11.k12.mi.us/bstpract/bstpractNew/TechnologyEL.html
http://www.cyberbee.com/intclass.html#Mathematics

Technology in the Classroom
http://www.teacherleaders.org/resources/technology-classroom

100 ideas for Document Camera
http://www.umesd.k12.or.us/techlinks_100ideas

23 Things that you can do on the Web to explore and expand your knowledge of Web 2.0
http://ash23things.blogspot.com/2009/06/23-things.html

Thinkquest
http://www.thinkquest.org/en/

Infusing Technology for the 21st Century Student

Partnership for 21st Century Skills
http://www.21stcenturyskills.org/
Vision of Students Today
Generation Y
Top 10 Social Networks for Generation Y

The Amazing Web 2.0 project book
http://web20-21stcentury-tools.wikispaces.com/file/view/Web+2.0+Projects+Book.pdf

Supervising the 21st Century Classroom. Making the Most of Web 2.0 Tools
http://21stcenturysupervision.ning.com/

Top 1000 Web 2.0 Tools
http://www.diigo.com/annotated/1fad123028f5ff278b88df7ef3cdcb01

Seven Categories of Educational Technology

Word processing software/applications:
Microsoft Word
OpenOffice.org
Google Docs
MyAccess

Spreadsheet software/Applications
MicroSoft Excel
OpenOffice.org
InspireData
Google spreadsheets

Organizing & Brainstorming software/Applications
Inspiration
Brainstorm
Smart Ideas
Visual Mind/MindMapper
Bubbl
Many Eyes
http://manyeyes.alphaworks.ibm.com/manyeyes/page/create_visualization.html

Multimedia
iMovie - -MS MovieMaker
Adobe PhotoShop
MS PowerPoint
Keynote
OpenOffice.org
Impress
Alice Storyteller

Data Collection tools/software:
Probeware
USB Microscopes (simulation)

Web Resource: Simulations
Virtual Tours
Applets
Movies
Pictures
Social Networking

Communication Software:
Blogs
VoIP
Podcasts
Wikis
Email
Vodcast
Skype
Spreed

Wikis and Blogs
Green Schools Wiki
Difference between Wiki and Blog
Silk Road to Green Generations wiki
Wikispaces
Shodor Interative Math
Voki
Exploratorium
Future Channel
Science Buddies
TrackStar

Online Comic Maker
Hippo Campus
Voice Thread
GeoGerba
bubble.us free online graphic organizer

Great Textbook Wars
http://greattextbookwar.wikispaces.com

STEM Resources
NASA Education home page
http://education.nasa.gov/home/index.html

NASA A to Z Index

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/Alpha_index.html

NOAA education home page
http://www.education.noaa.gov/

Design Sqaud
http://pbskids.org/designsquad/

Center for Innovation and Engineering in Science Education
http://www.ciese.org/currichome.html

City Technology
http://citytechnology.ccny.cuny.edu/Design_MechAlgebra01.html

Video Resources
Shift Happens -
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhnWKg9B2-8
A Vision of Students Today -
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGCJ46vyR9o
Creatively Speaking, Part Two: Sir Ken Robinson on the Power of the Imaginative Mind -
http://www.edutopia.org/sir-ken-robinson-creativity-part-two-video
Generation G - > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhnWKg9B2-8

YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/
TeacherTube
http://www.teachertube.com/
Social Media Revolution
http://www.schooltube.com/video/6dd268b6193346219bf8/Social-Media-Revolution

TED, the Sixth Sense
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzKmGTVmqJs&feature=related
Learning to Change-Changing to Learn

Text to Voice
ReadPlease 2003 free Download
http://www.readplease.com/english/downloads/

Teacher Productivity Tools
You Send It - Large file transfer
Mega Upload
Google Docs
Survey Monkey
Thinkature - Online collaboration file
Does Twitter Have Educational Uses?
Moodle http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-p2KqU7QD4

Online Survey Sites
www.surveymonkey.com
www.pollcat.com
www.websurveyor.com/free-survey-tools.asp
www.profilerpro.com

Find or Make Your Own Graphic Organizer

Rubric Generators
rubricstar

http://Gliffy.com – Basic free

Use Word to create graphic organizers
http://freeology.com/graphicorgs/
http://www.graphic.org/goindex.html
http://www.graphicorganizers.com/downloads.htm
http://www.educationoasis.com/curriculum/graphic_organizers.htm

Digital Permanence
http://archive.com/
http://waybackmachine.com/

Social Bookmarking Sites
Delicious
http://delicious.com/
Social sites from Education World
http://www.educationworld.com/a_tech/sites/sites080.shtml
http://www.ebizmba.com/articles/social-bookmarking-websites

125 social bookmarking sites
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_bookmarking

List of Social Software
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_social_software

More Web 2.0 Tools
http://delicious.com
http://wordle.net
http://etherpad.com
http://animoto.com
http://mindmeister.com
http://academicearth.com
http://blockposters.com
http://www.slideshare.net
http://Gliffy.com
rubricstar
www.surveymonkey.com

From Questions to Concepts video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBYrKPoVFwg
Class poll
http://www.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/MTYwOTgzMDYxMA/web
http://www.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/MTAwODY4NDEzMw/web
WatchKnow: Videos for Kids to Learn From
http://www.watchknow.org/
National Education Technology Plan
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/os/technology/plan/2004/site/edlite-default.html
Wikispaces Tutorial
http://www.wikispaces.com/site/tour
Google Custom Search
http://code.google.com/intl/en/apis/customsearch/docs/start.html
http://code.google.com/intl/en/apis/customsearch/docs/start.html
Ning Tutorial
http://technogogy.org.uk/ning/seven_steps.pdf
Ning Tutorial
http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=131176&title=Ning_Tutorial
Edmodo Tutorial
http://edmodo.pbwiki.com.
Edmodo Tutorial
http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=143578&title=Edmodo_Tutorial
Collaborative Projects
http://flatclassrooms.ning.com/
Collaborative Projects
http://connectingacrosscontinents.wikispaces.com/Resources
Collaborative Projects
http://globalcollaborations.wikispaces.com/
Collaborative Projects
http://globaleducation.ning.com/
Collaborative Projects
http://onlineproj4tchrs.ning.com
Collaborative Projects
http://teachersconnecting.com/?q=node/34
Collaborative Projects from Stevens
http://www.k12science.org/currichome.html
Google Docs Use in Education
http://21stcenturysupervision.ning.com/video/teachers-principals-talk?xg_source=activity
Story Tools
http://cogdogroo.wikispaces.com/StoryTools
Fan Fiction
http://www.fanfiction.net/
Audacity Tutorial
http://net.educause.edu/Screencasts/Audacity/Untitled.html
Jing Project Tutorials
http://help.jingproject.com/index.html
Create flash activities
http://classtools.net/
Google Cheat Sheet
http://www.google.com/help/cheatsheet.html
Crossing Boundary Lines
http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/education/os-teachers-texting-students-20100301,0,6795209,full.story
Newspapers Around the Country/World
http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/flash/
Webquest Resources
http://www.bcsssd.k12.nj.us/14912010518346567/site/default.asp
Webquest Resources 2
http://school.discoveryeducation.com/schrockguide/webquest/webquest.html
Wiki use in a world language class
http://srtailita.wikispaces.com
Webquest Sample
http://webquest.sdsu.edu/templates/lesson-template1.htm
Teacher blogging about Skype
http://coolcatteacher.blogspot.com/2006/10/using-skype-in-classroom-or-just.html
Interesting use of Skype in home bound instruction
http://share.skype.com/sites/en/2007/04/inclusion_helping_a_classmate.html
Create online digital stories and have other students comment.
www.voicethread.com
Online digital flashcards
http://quizlet.com/
Kahn Academy: high quality education to anyone, anywhere
http://www.khanacademy.org/
MIT Open Courseware
httpocw.mit.edu/OcwWeb/web/courses/courses/index.htm
Free Website creator
http://www.wix.com/


2/23 140 Conference Meetup

Hear why and how Twitter is used in schools,
features Lisa Thumann from Rutgers
http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/4957457
The White House Twitters
http://twitter.com/whitehouse
Social Networking in High School
http://thumannresources.com/2010/03/02/sn_in_hs/
Sweet Search
http://www.sweetsearch.com/
Top Ten Free Tools for Young Learners
http://toptentools.wikispaces.com/
21st Century Supervision Moodle Classroom
http://classroompass.com/indexmoodle.html
Multi tasking?
http://www.whyy.org/91FM/voices.html
Links searched keywords and brings up paragraphs containing keyword from search results.
www.yolink.com


43 Ways to Use Wordle

Inaugural Wodles

http://docs.google.com/present/view?id=dhn2vcv5_157dpbsg9c5

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/01/17/washington/20090117_ADDRESSES.html?hp


WolframAlpha
http://www.wolframalpha.com/
NING Example
http://englishcompanion.ning.com/
Delicious
www.delicious.com
Twitter

What Lincoln would have Twittered
www.twitter.com
http://chronicle.com/blogPost/What-Lincoln-Would-Have/9056/?sid=wc&utm_source=wc&utm_medium=en
Twenty-Seven Interesting Ways* to use Twitter in the Classroom
http://tinyurl.com/yhx7zp5
Twitter Lists

Politics Tweet

Retweet
www.listorious.com

http://politicstweet.com/
http://retweet.com/
Twitter in Plain English
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddO9idmax0o
Free online file converter
http://zamzar.com/
Best Educational Wikis of 2009
http://blog.wikispaces.com/2010/01/best-educational-wikis-of-2009.html
Download streaming videos ...
http://keepvid.com/
Asia Society
http://asiasociety.org/
iEarn
http://iearn.org/
Peace Corps
http://www.peacecorps.gov/
Google Earth Literature Trips
www.googlelittrips.com
Annotate Social Bookmarking
www.diigo.com
Skype Projects
http://skypeinschools.pbworks.com/
NY Times Inaugural Addresses Wordle from 1789 to present
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/01/17/washington/20090117_ADDRESSES.html
Create a PLN from Bernie Dodge
http://edweb.sdsu.edu/Courses/EDTEC470/fa09/activities/pln/index.htm
Digital Nation Clips from Thinkfinity
http://www.thinkfinity.org/digital_nation.aspx
Blooms Digital Taxonomy
http://edorigami.wikispaces.com/Bloom%27s+Digital+Taxonomy
Tufts Accepts 1 Min. You Tube Video w/Application
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/23/education/23tufts.html?scp=1&sq=tufts%20video&st=cse