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QMET Resources

  1. Go to following AnswerGarden - http://answergarden.ch/view/68764

    1. My first month was…

    2. Take a few minutes to discuss results

    3. Similar to other word clouds

  2. Tool to create word clouds

    1. Wordle - http://www.wordle.net/

    2. Tagxedo - http://www.tagxedo.com/app.html

  3. 4 Cs:

    1. Critical Thinking

    2. Collaboration

    3. Communication

    4. Creativity

    5. Project Based Learning - http://www.bie.org/

  4. Discovery Education - http://www.discoveryeducation.com/

    1. Passcodes were sent out to set up your own account.

    2. Email me if you need a passcode to set up an account

    3. Searching

      1. Curriculum Standards

      2. Advanced Search

        1. More than just videos

        2. Search on “frogs”

    4. Teacher Center

      1. Calendar

      2. Discovery Atlas Interactive Map

  5. Google Apps for Education - http://mail.google.com/a/shenandoah.k12.va.us

    1. Gmail, Calendar ?s

    2. Chrome

      1. Best to use with Google Apps

      2. Chrome Web Store - https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/apps

    3. Drive

      1. 30GB of storage

      2. Download Drive for PC

      3. Create in native Google Doc format, but if you need to use Office format, open items up via Drive icon in system tray instead of via the cloud

    4. Docs

      1. Create document

      2. Show how to share

      3. Chat, Comment Option

      4. Student Accounts (grades 4-12)

        1. Available in October

        2. Email (just within our domain), drive storage, doc creation

    5. Forms

      1. Complete form - http://goo.gl/qE3fRE

      2. View results - http://goo.gl/6SfTkI

      3. Show how to create a form

      4. Let them create one

    6. Classroom Website

      1. Google Sites

      2. SharpSchool (used for division and school websites)

      3. Blogger

    7. LiveBinders - http://www.livebinders.com/

      1. For Education - http://www.livebinders.com/welcome/education?showsubtab=education

      2. Featured Binders - http://www.livebinders.com/shelf/featured

    8. Just for the Fun of It

      1. Online Timers - http://www.online-stopwatch.com/classroom-timers/

      2. Online Photo Editing Sites

        1. BeFunky - http://www.befunky.com/

        2. Picadio - http://www.picadilo.com/

        3. Fotoflexer - http://fotoflexer.com/

        4. Sign Generator - http://www.redkid.net/generator/sign.php

        5. ClapperBoard Maker - http://www.fodey.com/generators/movie/clapper_board.asp