Archive for the ‘2010-Week in the Classroom’ Category

Technology and Drama – Teaching with Glove Puppets

Presenter: Roland Gesthuizen Location: Melbourne, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Technology and Drama – teaching with glove puppets Presentation Description: A junior science class is used here to demonstrate a lesson about multicelular organisms using glove puppets with a constructivist approach to problem solving and blended learning model. It has […]

Creating and Implementing a STEM Mini-Unit

Presenter: Kelly Hines Location: Cherokee, NC USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Creating and Implementing a STEM Mini-Unit Presentation Description: Learn tips and tricks for creating and implementing a STEM mini-unit in the K-12 classroom. DotSub Video Presentation Link Blip m4v direct link (video file) Blip mp3 direct link (audio file) […]

Constructing Digital Commonplace Texts Using Diigo, VoiceThread, VideoAnt, and YouTube Annotations the Classroom

Presenter: Richard Beach Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Constructing Digital Commonplace Texts Using Diigo, VoiceThread, VideoAnt, and YouTube Annotations the Classroom Presentation Description: This presentation describes the use of Diigo, VoiceThread, VideoAnt, and YouTube Annotations to add annotations to texts, images, and videos to create digital commonplace texts. […]

Aplicaciones Didácticas de la web 2.0:Buenas prácticas

Presenter: William H. Vegazo Muro Location: Lima,Perú Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Aplicaciones Didácticas de la web 2.0:Buenas prácticas Presentation Description: Experiencias pedagógicas con las webtools tales como el Podcasting, los webinar, la Radios educativa, la Red Social; los blogs educativos; las wikis para desarrollar la capacidad de la Comprensión de […]

Web Conferencing – Can We Chat?

Presenter: Kim Caise Location: San Antonio, Texas, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Web Conferencing – Can We Chat? Presentation Description: Web conferencing refers to a meeting, presentation or gathering online using a web platform and web cam. As a former campus instructional technologist, I conducted several web conferences with students. […]

The Top Ten

Presenter: Rebecca Pilver Location: Willington, CT USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: The Top Ten Presentation Description: See how Web 2.0 tools and 21st century literacies are woven into a project-based Language Arts unit. In this video you will learn about the learning activities that led up to the culminating product, […]

Integrating Online Language Tasks for Young Learners

Presenter: Shelly Terrell Location: Stuttgart, Germany Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Integrating Online Language Tasks for Young Learners Presentation Description: How do we motivate young learners to produce language and apply their learning in authentic settings? With technologies such as Skype, blogs, wikis, Voki, Voicethread, and Glogster, our young learners can […]

Teaching Science to 21st Century Learners

Presenter: Britt Gow Location: Hawkesdale, Victoria, Australia Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Teaching Science to 21st Century Learners Presentation Description: This presentation demonstrates how web2.0 tools can be used in the science class to enhance learning, celebrate achievements and encourage collaboration. It includes video of student interviews, examples of student work […]

Project Based Learning in Hand

Presenter: Tony Vincent Location: Phoenix, Arizona, USA Link to presenter’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Project Based Learning in Hand Presentation Description: Handheld computers are everywhere. From mobile phones to handheld games, it’s a very familiar sight to see people of all ages gazing into screens that they can hold. Schools are discovering that […]

Seeds to Success with Skype

Presenter: Jan Wells and Paula Naugle Location: Meriden, KS, USA and Metairie, LA, USA Links to Jan’s K12Online Ning Profile page and Paula’s K12Online Ning Profile page Presentation Title: Seeds to Success with Skype Presentation Description: Paula and Jan, 4th grade teachers from Louisiana and Kansas, share their lessons learned, experiences, and celebrations as Skype […]