A plethora of resources that you can use! Yes, YOU!

(Don't forget to add an idea when you have one! Simply click the "EDIT" button in the top right corner of this page and start typing away. Please try to keep the list in alphabetical order if possible, and follow a similar format so it's easy for everyone to use. Click "Save" when you finish and pat yourself on the back. You just created content on the web! Thanks for contributing!)

Animoto

  • Use this resource to make short, high-impact music videos incorporating pictures, music, and text
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Audacity

  • Use this resource to record and edit sound files
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Blabberize

  • Use this resource to make a picture look like it is talking
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Blogs

  • Use this resource to read, write, or comment on an online shared journal
  • Click below to begin exploring on your own. There are many different blog sites out there - these are just a few! If you've used a different one, please add it to the list.
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Classroom Performance System

  • Use this resource to assess student learning
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del.icio.us

  • Use this resource to participate in "social bookmarking"
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Discovery Education Streaming (formerly known as unitedstreaming)

  • Use this resource to find videos, audio clips, images, and other digital media to incorporate into your lessons
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Flip Video Cameras

  • Use this resource to easily record video
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Glogster

  • Use this resource to create digital "posters" with images, videos, music, etc.
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Google Docs

  • Use this resource to create documents, spreadsheets, presentations, forms, and surveys as an online alternative to Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Museum Box

  • Use this resource to create a virtual museum display case that can include images, sounds, videos, text, etc.
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Photo Story 3

  • Use this resource to create slide shows and movies with images, music, text, narration, etc.
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Podcasts

  • Use this resource to create short audio or video clips to broadcast on the web
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Shelfari

  • Use this resource to keep track of all the books you or your class reads on a virtual bookshelf
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Skype

  • Use this resource to make audio or video calls over the internet
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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SMART Boards

  • Use this resource to present hands-on, interactive lessons
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Twitter

  • Use this resource to keep up with what's happening in the world
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own

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Unitedstreaming: Please see 'Discovery Education Streaming'


Voice Thread

  • Use this resource to facilitate an interactive online discussion centered around videos or images
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Voki

  • Use this resource to create talking avatars
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Wikis

  • Use this resource to create your own webpage that can be edited by others
  • Click below to begin exploring on your own. There are many different wiki sites out there - these are just a few!
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Windows Movie Maker

  • Use this resource to produce movies with video clips, images, text, music, etc.
  • Click here to go directly to the website and explore on your own
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Wordle

  • Use this resource to create word collages
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