Think Big - CO Standards the Web 2.0 Way

Session 5209co

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3:15 – 5:15, Wednesday, June 20

Nancy White
21st Century Learning & Innovation Specialist

Academy District 20

On Twitter:  @NancyW
Blog:  Innovations in Education




Introductions – Guiding Question

How can we increase 21st century skills, deepen learning, and increase motivation through the use of Web 2.0 tools?

3:20 – 3:45

Critical Thinking


· Tutorial

· Click here and join room 12079


3:45 – 4:00


Google DocsCollaborative Writing Exercise

4:00 – 4:15


Big Huge Labs

Create a motivational poster  using one of these words as your title:  Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose

Share your posters on our Lino-It page (HINT –you will need to right click – save after you have created the poster so you can upload it to our Lino-It)



4:15 – 4:25



·         An Evernote Power User

·         A teacher’s perspective

·         Evernote in the classroom

Practice being a self-directed learner by exploring these resources! 


4:25 – 4:45

Information Literacy


4:45 – 5:15

Web 2.0 Tools for the Content Areas

Time for hands-on exploration of the Web 2.0 tools identified by the standards  or within Diigo