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PART II - Participants JULY 25th - 29th 2011 - See Side Panel

Title:   Applying Web 2.0 in the Classroom   --- Part 2 – PDMT 6386

July 25-29th 2011 - Location – Mashpee School District http://www.mashpee.k12.ma.us
Contact: Debra Goulart - dgoulart@mashpee.k12.ma.us     
Instructor:      Mary Marotta 
Office Hours: Scheduled appointments and one hour at end of class.
Telephone:     (978) 537-0576   
E-mail:            marottam@comcast.net or mmarotta@nrsd.net
Applying Web 2.0 in the Classroom (Part II)
This course is designed to extend integrating Web 2.0 by applying tools to the curriculum.  The course will focus on blending multimedia and video into the classroom using a variety of tools (video/publishing tools, social networking sites and presentation tools).  Student will publish to the web and post to class blog or wiki site. Additionally, this course will use a   variety of tools such as blogs, wikis, back channels, twitter and social networking sites to support online collaboration.  This course will support differentiated instruction models of learning and can be applied to all grade levels and content areas (language arts, social studies, science, math, world language, music, special education, library/study skills, etc).
*Suggestion - Use Firefox or Google Chrome as your web browser for Google Docs.

 "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot
learn, unlearn, and relearn."
--Alvin Toffler, American futurist
Conversation Starters:
  1. Web 2.0: The Machine is Us/ing Us by Michael Wesch (4:30)
    If you don't see the video, here is a direct link:
    - Web 20.11 from Discovery http://web2011.discoveryeducation.com  
    - 21st Century Learning (NETS and P21) Prezi -  http://prezi.com/rja2thrreuj5/21st-century-learning/ 
  2. Shift Happens / Did You Know? by Karl Fisch (8:20)
    If you don't see the video, here is a direct link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMcfrLYDm2U
  3. A Vision of Students Today by Michael Wesch and students at Kansas State University (4:45)
  4. If you don't see the video, here is a direct link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGCJ46vyR9o
  5. Digital Students @ Analog Schools - by Marco Torres and students (6:57)
    If you don't see the video, here is a direct link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-KAb5fomKY