Presentation on theme: "Twitter, Web Comics, and Other Magical Sites Diana Maliszewski Manitoba Libraries Conference 2012."— Presentation transcript:
Twitter, Web Comics, and Other Magical Sites Diana Maliszewski Manitoba Libraries Conference 2012
What tricks do you already know? Open the envelope Sort the items into 4 categories based on familiarity: I have no clue what this is & never heard of it I have heard of this but never used it I have used this a few times I have used this a lot Choose one you want to learn about the most
Abracadabra - Twitter - micro-blogging character limit - use for personal, self-directed PD - use for library / school event promotion - student book reviews, summaries, etc.
Hocus Pocus - Bitstrips - comic creation tool - saves “in the cloud” - moderated environment - can be tied to any subject or project
Alakazam - Prezi -online alternative to Powerpoint - non-linear layout, collaborative - uses both for process and product - can be downloaded for offline use
Prezi example 6x6 ways in 60 seconds to use Prezi for student learning