“I Work With Elementary Students. Isn't This Web 2.0 Stuff Mainly For The Older Kids?” ... NO!


THESE ARE TOOLS LIKE CHART PAPER, MARKERS, ETC.
THERE ARE SO MANY TOOLS, GET TO KNOW WHAT IS OUT THERE. PLAY WITH THEM WHEN YOU CAN, THEN WHEN YOU HAVE A NEED YOU HAVE THE CORRECT TOOL FOR THE JOB.

Wikis
21Century Elementary School

-Animal Ark - class animal project,

research best sites (rubric), analyze text, class wiki - quick links to what we do

Flickr -

online photo storage and more - slideshows

Class Flickr -

archive photos for use anytime, anywhere - Writing, illustrating writing pieces for every subject ... blog assignments while I've been gone.

Fd's Flickr Toys / Big Huge Labs -

- Magazine cover, Trading cards (characters from books, places (geography, space, ...)
Captioner - tell stories using your photos and captions. Motivational (or other) Poster

TeacherTube -

Put video online for free without needing server space or FTP skills.

Class BLOG -

writing, reading, comunicating


Skype / Google Docs -

live writing - allows working across grade levels, socio-economic levels,