GLOGS


The following "Why I Love Autumn..." glog was created (including account registration) in about 10 minutes. Below it is a glog that helps explain EDU glogs.

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Classroom uses for glogs:
  • Multimedia storytelling
  • Digital posters (easy to save for future classes!)
  • "All About Me" project to get to know your students
  • Multimedia book/movie/etc. review
  • Make a "book trailer" or movie trailer
  • Search public glogs and use them as part of a presentation (student or teacher)

Sign up for an account at: http://www.glogster.com/
OR sign up for an educational account at: http://edu.glogster.com/register/ for features such as student account management.



SLIDESHARING


Slideshare (NB: At this time, Slideshare does not support animation)

Slideboom

authorSTREAM


Classroom uses for slidesharing sites:
  • Upload your slideshows for absentees, review, etc.
  • Download other slideshows to use in your lessons
  • Students can upload their slideshows for easier sharing and presentation (especially if they use a Mac!)



VOICETHREAD


VoiceThread

Samples:
Math Strategies
5 Step Writing Process
An Egg-Cellent Experiment!



WIKIS, WEBS & WEEBLY


Three easy sites for building class websites, or for students to use for projects and portfolios.


Build them at...
Samples
Wikis
Popular choices:
  1. This one!
  2. Ms. Ross's Digital Room 108
  3. WebTools4u2use
  4. Examples of Educational Wikis
Webs
www.webs.com
Semi's English Department
Weebly
www.weebly.com




YOUTUBE, Etc.



Tools to download YouTube (and some other streaming) videos to your hard drive:

Resources & What People Are Saying