Using the Web: Computer Projects


Links to project ideas and instructions for using Web 2.0 tools in Adult Education.

Written by Kristi Reyes,

MiraCosta College, email


These are Web 2.0 tools that allow users to create, save, and share content online:

Zentation: Merge PowerPoint and Google Video Zentation.doc

Pim Pam PumFun stuff with Flickr photos (Bubblr, Phrasr, more): Flickr3.doc

Web Activities for the month of February:  WebActivitiesforFebruaryHolidays.doc

Blogger:  Make a personal or class weblog with  Blogger.doc

Many fun photo project ideas with Big Huge Labs: BigHugeLabs.doc

Using NPR's This I Believe series online: : ThisIBelieveOTANarticle.doc Materials, many courtesy of Beth Bogage, ESL instructor at San Diego Community College District (posted with her permission):

VoiceThread: Comment with text, voice, or video on images and text VoiceThread.doc

Glogster: Make multi-media posters  Glogster.doc

BubblePLY:  Add captions, callouts, and more to online video  BubblePLY.doc

authorSTREAM: Share PowerPoint presentations online authorSTREAM handout

Produce Videos Online with and Animoto

Dipity:  Make multi-media online timelines Dipity handout

Poll Everywhere:  Online audience polling with cell phone texting Handout and directions

Vocabulary Builders:  VocabularyBuilders.doc

Spelling City:  SpellingCity.doc (article) and SpellingCitydirections.pdf (directions)


Not published on OTAN site:

Wordle:  Adjectives and Adverbs Assignment directions (and info on posting to a blog) WordleAssignment.docx

 ESL Video: Make online quizzes from internet video (handout)

Wiki with PB Wiki:

My Level 5 Class Wiki

PBWiki User Manual

Teacher Training Videos

YouTube video

Join the Educators Wiki  Share many types of files online

See Using at 

Make online activities and quizzes (comparison chart of many sites)

MyStudiyo: make online multiple-choice quizzes with text, images, video (handout) courtesy of Elizabeth Clarke

VokiMakeaVoki.doc (talking avatar handout)