The Blender

http://diigo.com – digital bookmarking site
http://openoffice.org – free application, similar to Microsoft Office
http://zamzar.com/ – file converter, download YouTube videos
SeaMonkey – mozilla app – editable browser
Skype – online communication

Wiki’s
http://wetpaint.com
http://pbwiki.com

Virtual Icons
http://smallworlds.com – virtual world
http://doppelme.com – create an avatar that looks like you

Media Generators
http://slide.com – create slideshows
http://save2pc.com – save YouTube videos
http://picasa.com – edit photos

http://pixlr.com – create images, like photoshop
Audacity – audio editor (like GarageBand)
iTunes
Picasa – simple photo editor and photo organizer
photostory – create picture slideshows, add music and text

Search Engines
http://google.com
http://searchme.com

Radio stations
http://www.slacker.com
http://last.fm
http://pandora.com

Can’t open the new Office 2007 formatted documents??? Click the hyperlink to download the compatibility pack and then you will be able to open, revise, and save your document. Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats

Social Networks
http://twitter.com
http://alice.org

Keyboarding Links
http://www.gamequarium.com/keyboarding.htm
http://www.Typingtest.com
http://www.typeonline.co.uk/, http://www.freeonlinetypinggames.com/, http://www.freetypinggame.net/

News Sites – coolhomepages.com, wired, pc world, computer world, pc mag, zdnet

Careers – Occupational Outlook Handbook

Other Links – HowStuffWorks.com, Internet Safety, Crossword Puzzle and Word Search Maker

Computer Apps

Internet Safety Web Site

CAPP Google Group

CAPP Calendar – please note the days you will be absent

Diigo Bookmarking Group

Ancient Olympics Web Sites (diigo)Ancient Olymics Student Sites

Student Career Newsletters


MAY
Block 1 Standards
Monday Exercises 1-6Print as handouts -6 slides per page 

include name and exercise # on front slide

12.4.112.2.112.2.512.3.1
Tuesday Exercises 9-17
Wednesday Exercises 20-23
Thursday
Friday
Next Week

http://www.typingtest.com

freetypinggame.net

http://www.doppelme.com

http://www.voki.com

Personality Test – www.humanmetrics.com/cgi-win/JTypes1.htm

Introduction Games, Windows XP Games, Word Games, Excel Games, PowerPoint Games

Keyboarding Games – http://www.gamequarium.com/keyboarding.htm

http://www.peapod.com

http://puzzle-maker.com

wordle.net – create word clouds

Toondoo.com – comic strip
xtranormal.com – 3d animated comic strip

zamzar.com – file conversion, download youtube videos

Careers: What do you like? http://www.bls.gov/k12/index.htm

http://www.bls.gov/oco/

Electronic Media

March
Block 4a Block4b Standards
Monday Videos Videos
Tuesday Videos Videos
Wednesday Videos Videos
Thursday Videos Videos
Friday Videos Videos
Next Week Videos Videos

Musicalia DVD Spreadsheet

OHS ONLINE ORACLE (post videos here) ohsonlineoracle.blogspot.com

Software
Audacity
Windows Update (use Internet Explorer)

Podcasts
http://schooltube.com
http://youtube.com

Embeddable media player http://cit.ucsf.edu/embedmedia/step1.php

Fonts http://www.dafont.com

http://www.1001freefonts.com/

Helpful Sites
http://www.layoutcookbook.com/

http://www.dynamicdrive.com/

http://www.coolhomepages.com
Daily Web Dev. News Rocket RSS-Coolhomepages.com

Splash Page
Place this code in the <HEAD> section

<META http-equiv="refresh" content="5; URL=http://www.cryer.co.uk">

Teacher Briefcase

My Web Tools & Tips for the Classroom Wiki’s http://wetpaint.com http://pbwiki.com Firefox http://firefox.com File Conversion & YouTube Downloader http://zamzar.com http://vixy.com http://www.save2pc.com/download.html Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats (Windows) http://www.quizlet.com Comic Strips Generator ToonDoo – comic creator, free http://www.toondoo.com/Home.do Comic Strip Lesson Plans http://eylpttf08.wetpaint.com/page/Session+8?t=anon comic generator http://pikikids.com Soduko Puzzles http://www.sudokucat.com/sudoku-printouts.php (printable) http://www.pdfpad.com/sudoku/ (printable) http://www.sudoku.com/index.html http://www.sudoweb.com/ Other Puzzles Lots of Puzzles http://www.puzzles.com/PuzzlePlayground/PrintPlayWinterCollection/PrintPlayWinterCollection.pdf Scrabble Lesson http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/04/lp336-01.shtml Discovery Education Word Search, Criss-Cross, Double Puzzles, Fallen Phrases, Math Squares, Mazes, Letter Tiles, Cryptograms, Number Blocks, Hidden Message CamStudio – pc app for video screen capture http://www.superteachertools.com/ http://www.comeeko.com/ pikistrips.com, pikipimp.com, pikifx.com, http://www.pikistore.com/, http://www.pikicentral.com/ http://classtools.net http://www.simplybox.com http://www.imagechef.com http://www.wordle.net http://vocaroo.com reading the edweek chat about tech-literacy http://tinyurl.com/bn8ozw Tech4Learning Tools http://www.tech4learning.com My favs are Pixie2 & Recipes4Success just installed smart youtube plugin for wordpress. Have i mentioned how happy I am to host my own blog? http://tinyurl.com/3cjf6k Mrs. Hastings Links teenink.com – young people’s writing blogs diigo.com – online bookmarking Google Earth – 3d live world wordle.net – word clouds goanimate.com – animation toondoo.com – comic strips zamzar.com – change doc types, download youtube videos skype.com – web conferencing wetpaint.com – wiki doppelme.com – digital avatar voki.com – animated character itunesU – free educational podcasts puzzle-maker.com – lots of puzzle creation timetoast.com – create time tables go2web20.net – oodles of free web apps

Web Tools and Tips, April 27-May 1

Posted on April 27, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
http://jremmereid.glogster.com/webtoolsandtipsfortheclassroom/ Key Tip: GET ORGANIZED Tools: 1. glogster.com – interactive web poster 2. doppelme.com – create avatars 3. animoto.com – short picture slideshow, with music Post your results here http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dkk48xq_26jx9z9xfp Filed under: Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Ms. Remmereid’s NCAA Tournament Bracket Competition

Posted on March 18, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
Fill out your bracket and note your points in the shared Google spreadsheet http://spreadsheets.google.com/pub?key=pqmxxe7yQ26zidYd78ma1Tg Filed under: Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Fun Multimedia/Interactive/Podcast-ish Sites

Posted on February 17, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
glogster http://jremmereid.glogster.com/edit/21st-Century-Skills/
  • posters
  • advertisements
  • home pages
Audio podcasts
  • vocaroo
  • gabcast
polleverywhere -polls xtranormal.com – animated comics
  • animoto.com
  • pixton.com
  • makebeliefscomix.com
alice.org, scratch.mit.edu – digital storytelling blender.org scribblar.com – white board, upload photos, online collaborative environment skrbl.com – only 5 on at a time – teams or small groups dabbleboard.com twiddla.com dimdim – open source voicethread.com – open collaboration, comments, audio, pictures Picasa / Flickr – post pictures and videos online chacha.com – question and answer site Filed under: Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

More Web Sites

Posted on February 17, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
if you have teachers or students working together, this might be a great web 2.0 tool for you. http://www.wiggio.com/ Just found this presentation tool and have worked with this a little.  Would be very cool tool for students! http://prezi.com Another site that collects news per curricular area; similar to the last post but with different disciplines. http://classpress.net/ Need to make a list?  here you go!  Get Toodled! http://www.toodledo.com/signin.php Found some new web sites for you!  Enjoy and pass them along to the appropriate teachers! Maze Generator – http://www.xefer.com/maze-generator Academic Earth; Thousands of Lectures from the World’s Top Scholars - http://academicearth.org/ (Kind of like iTunesU) To Do List creator – http://www.toodledo.com/signin.php List of the Best 2.0 Applications – http://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2008/09/11/the-best-web-20-applications-for-education-2008/ List of TIME’s 50 Best Web Sites – http://www.time.com/time/specials/2007/article/1,28804,1809858_1809957,00.html The Photography Channel – http://www.photographychannel.tv/ NASA; Do-It-Yourself Podcasting – http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/diypodcast/index.html From: http://tis.esu10.org/ArticleList.aspx?m=h&filters=clear Filed under: Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Video Conferencing Web Sites

Posted on February 17, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
Video Conferencing Database Sites: http://tinyurl.com/vcsites Global and distance connections are very popular right now due to it being an inexpensive way of taking a field trip.  The following sites are great resources for connections that can be made using distance learning equipment.  Several of these you could also connect to using http://skype.com or other video connections. http://www.vccontentproviders.org/searchprogram.php http://news.twice.cc/ http://projects.twice.cc/ http://bcisdvcs.wordpress.com/ http://cilc.org/ http://www.cesa10.k12.wi.us/services/educational_technology/.field_trips.htm http://www.remc11.k12.mi.us/dl/fave/http://www.kn.att.com/wired/vidconf/vidconf.html http://globallean.edublogs.org/2009/02/09/the-global-lean-music-video-project/ From: http://tis.esu10.org/ArticleDetails.aspx?ArticleID=614 Filed under: Uncategorized | Leave a Comment »

Favorite web sites this week

Posted on February 16, 2009 by jremmereid | Edit
http://Glogster.com – create interactive posters, set it as your home web page http://Voicethread.com – record audio http://Animoto.com – animated comic
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