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Google Earth Tour Builder

Really excited about this! Uses Google Earth, pictures, video, and text to create a presentation.  Very user friendly! Working on a demo to describe my teaching career. Google Earth Tour Builder Overview Link to Tour Builder site

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Wevideo

One of the many apps that can connect to Google Drive is WeVideo. Here is some advice from Mrs. Vergel: WeVideo feedback notes, not necessarily in order of importance. Initially, we had some issues with opening the app. WeVideo files are saved on an individual’s drive (a folder is created for this by the app). […]

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iLearn Google Form Quizzes- Cool!

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Simple Student Portfolio Idea

Interested? Looking for one or two teachers to trial. Student Led Conferences Are you interested in having students organize their work for the student led conferences? The idea is to use a simple Google Doc template to organize and encapsulate student work. Option 1 Having students organize their work from your specific class. Here is an example from an iLearn student. template Option 2 A more […]

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Using Google Forms in iLearn

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TEST YOURSELF: Google Search Expert

Using time efficiently is crucial when online. When researching online one must be skilled at finding the correct information in a timely fashion. Google recently set up a Power Searching course that is free for all to take. It consists of six major topics and lessons within which consist of videos and short follow up quizzes. For […]

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TEST YOURSELF: Google Docs

Get up to speed with the students! Learn the  basics of working in a Google document. You will work through a tutorial that the iLearn students have completed.  This exercise will: a) allow you to become comfortable with the simple commands that Docs uses b) allow you to be familiar with what the students are using c) allow […]

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Google Search Education

Google Search Education Google provides video instruction to help students become more proficient when mining the net for resources.     overview Teachers will be pleased to find that the lessons plans are comprehensive. They include beginner, intermediate and advanced versions covering five different topics. There are also ten challenges, each of which covers a specific academic topic (such […]

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Grade 6 Bits and Bites

Delicious Bookmarks A place to store sites that students and teachers can easily access. How Delicious works: sites are given multiple tags which are then easily sortable Sites can be shared with people in your network. YouTube We have a vibrant TouTube channel with over240videos! But wait, Mr. Sturgeon, how do I add bookmarks or […]

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End of year Grade 6 Teacher Tech Blast

Here are the links to the topics I covered this morning: Microsoft Photosynth: stitching panorama together easily Google Search Tips : a reminder of Google’s power Spike : cut and pasting from multiple documents  

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