Summer Workshop - August 19, 2010

60 Web 2.0 Tools in 60 Minutes

30 Tools Students Can Use:

iGoogle and Blogs

Discovery Education

Video on Searching, Creating Classes, and Sharing Content

Handout for creating classes:


Meeting Handout:
Glogster - an online, interactive poster
This would be a great project for your kids to design - it can include graphics, audio, and video files.
This first screencast guides you through registering you and all of your students:

Here's a slide share to help you get started:

Here are a few samples:
Explaining Glogster
Harriet Tubman
Space Shuttle
How to create your own Glogster:

Still need a few more ideas/examples or help? Check out this wiki.


What is a wiki? Check out this explanation from the Common Craft show:

How can I use a wiki in my class? Let's find out, and check out some examples on the Wiki links page.

Start your own wiki in just a couple of minutes!

Want to do even more???
  • Try Perk Up Your Projects or Get Tricky with Wikis for some nice ideas.
  • Don't forget to have your students join your wiki if you want them to be able to participate in discussions and add their own content.
  • Have fun!!! (...really, you can't break it!)

All things Google!

Photo Editing

At the high school, we will start by looking at Adobe PhotoShop, and at all buildings, we will explore various online editors. Some will have the look and feel of PhotoShop, and some will be much more user friendly! =)