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Why use Web 2.0 Tools?

Most are FREE and only require an internet connection!! They allow you and your students to create interactive projects and can be easily shared! It makes the classroom walls more transparent and students are able to share and get feedback from a real audience... the world.

Websites for Teachers




Bookmarking



Animation

  • xtranormal
  • FluxTime Studio


Blogging

  • Blogger
  • Edublogs
  • Posterous

Chat/Communication

  • Skype
  • ooVoo
  • Google Talk

Comics

Ways to Use Comics in the Classroom

Scheduling

  • Doodle

Search Engines for Kids

  • Dmoz
  • Instagrok
  • GoGooligans
  • Kidsclick
  • Yahoo Kids
  • Searchy Pants
  • Sweet Search
  • Dibabdoo

Research

  • Google Scholar
  • Kitzu
  • Livebinders
  • Shmoop
  • Khan Academy



Comics

Ways to Use Comics in the Classroom


Flash Cards

  • Muchobeets
  • Ediscio
  • Quizlet
  • FunnelBrain
  • StudyShack
  • Cramberry
  • CoboCards


Slide Shows & Videos

Creation Tools
Online Sharing
  • Sliderocket
  • Slideshare
  • Google Presentations
  • Present.me
  • Flipsnack
  • Helloslide
PowerPoint Templates
  • pppst.com
  • Jeopardy Labs



Fun with Words




Posters, Books, and Printables


Drawing/Painting

  • Sumopaint

Screencasting

  • Jing
  • Screenr

Story Building

  • StoryBird
  • Tikatok

Backchannelling

  • Coveritlive



Photo Fun




Graphic Organizers



Interactive Whiteboards


Other Web2.0 Resources



Create and Print Sites



File Converters




Podcasting




Skype



Screenshots on PC

http://download.cnet.com/MWSnap/3000-2072_4-10524228.html

Screenshots on MAC

shift, apple (command), 4 - cursor turns into a plus, drag over the area to capture, press mouse again - becomes a picture on your desktop

or

Download SKITCH

Backchannel

Check out this blog for more details http://thespian70.blogspot.com/