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Great Sites for Your Tech Backpack

http://www.zamzar.com/ File conversion made easy.

http://www.smilebox.com/ Create  a slideshow with sound and motion.

http://www.picnik.com/app#/home/welcome Edit your pictures online.

http://www.ustream.tv/ Ustream, your own video channel.

http://www.yousendit.com/ Send large files.

Google Earth and So Much More

http://www.googlelittrips.com/ Google Lit Trips.

http://www.eastchester.k12.ny.us/schools/hs/teachers/fermann/GE.htm  Google Earth science resources.

http://www.google.com/educators/p_earth.html Google Earth teacher resources.

http://wdssii.nssl.noaa.gov/geotiff_new/  Real time weather in Google Earth.

http://www.gearthblog.com/blog/archives/2006/05/near_realtime_s.html  Google Earth blog.

http://code.google.com/apis/kml/documentation/index.html Creating your own placemarks.

http://earth.google.com/gallery/kml_listing.html#csky#s1#e10  More information about Google sky.

http://www.sketchup.com/ Google Sketchup

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7PIwSnKq7E Autism and Google Sketchup.

http://maps.google.com/maps?tab=wl&hl=en Streetview in Google maps.

http://blog.wired.com/gadgets/2007/06/immersive_media.html

The camera used for streetview.

http://www.google.com/intl/en/googlecalendar/overview.html Google Calendar.

http://www.google.com/moon/  Google moon.

Audio/ Video

http://voicethread.com/#home Create Comment and share audio and video.

http://www.wiziq.com/ Live audio-video communication, chat, content sharing, and session recording  capabilities.

http://twitter.com/invitations Twitter communication.

http://www.gabcast.com/ Record audio using your phone or VoIP, add to your blog.

http://nlvm.usu.edu/en/nav/vlibrary.html Virtual manipulatives.

http://www.skype.com/ Skype.

http://www.yackpack.com/ Create your own “pack”.

 

Social Networking

http://www.flickr.com/ Social networking about images.

http://www.librarything.com/ Library  thing, social networking about books.

http://classroom20.ning.com/ Join classroom 2.0.

http://techcamp.ning.com/ Meg’s tech camp site.