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WEB 2.0 PUBLISHING TOOLS FOR YOUNGER STUDENTS Mary Foster Technology Coordinator, University Park Elementary School
Today’s Objectives Explore ten different online tools that can give students new ways to publish their work. See examples from each website. Have time to play with sites on your own.
What is “Web 2.0” ?
How to choose a Web 2.0 tool a) Functionality (i.e. does it work?) b) Ease of use c) Applications in education (could a teacher actually use it for something?) d) Compatibility with popular educational technology and digital teaching materials
Get an account. Gmail One for each class Example: Set a common password since you are not protecting the site from your students.
prezi.com / Tips and Warnings 1.Make an account for every classroom. 2.Have students make their own account if they are going to “play” at home. 3.You can only delete one Prezi at a time. 4.Embedding it in your website looks good and saves time.