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Kids just wanna’ have fun…

25 Apr

1. Teachers should have fun too! Play, Experimentation and Improvisation FNO – from Jamie McKenzie – http://questioning.org/apr2010/play.html fuglefun The Glue Blues – http://vimeo.com/9576074 How it was made http://vimeo.com/9576017 Interview http://vimeo.com/9525505 More http://vimeo.com/tag:fugleflicks Very funny- shoes that make everyone the same height http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/21aYPF/www.core77.com/blog/object_culture/shoes_that_make_everyone_the_same_height__16220.asp/r:t
2. Great TL testimony http://www.wo.ala.org/districtdispatch/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/Jamie_Greene_4-22-10_Testimony.pdf Sue Spence’s site- lots of library links and her submission to the Inquiry http://www.teachers.ash.org.au/rblonline/ TL café crisis archive http://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com/2010/04/24/teacher-librarian-virtual-cafe-crisis-webinar-archive/
3. Library design research http://www.k12converge.com/?p=663
4. Information literacy pinnacle http://uweoconnect.extn.washington.edu/publicmbeinfolit/ Virtual inquiry http://www.virtualinquiry.com/index.htm Information search process http://comminfo.rutgers.edu/~kuhlthau/information_search_process.htm Rubric for an information literate school community http://www.appa.asn.au/index.php/articles/literacy-a-numeracy/630-rubric-for-appraising-an-information-literate-school-community
Note taking http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/family/sc-fam-0422-education-notes-20100422,0,4179352.story
5. Great school history idea http://glma.wordpress.com/2010/04/23/communities-thrive-your-library/
6. Web 2.0 tools http://www.pafa.net/archives/1271?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20pafanet%20%28pafa.net%29
Mahara – open source e-portfolio http://mahara.org/
Make magazines from flickr using Magcloud http://blog.flickr.net/2010/04/23/make-a-magazine-via-sets-with-magcloud/
What I learned from youtube http://chronicle.com/article/What-I-Learned-From-YouTube/65141/ Lock down Facebook http://theshiftedlibrarian.com/archives/2010/04/24/how-to-use-facebook-and-still-be-completely-private.html
More facebook concerns http://www.conversationagent.com/2010/04/five-reactions-around-the-web-on-facebook-announcements.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20ConversationAgent%20%28Conversation%20Agent%29
Facebook less privacy http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2010/04/facebook-further-reduces-control-over-personal-information
Google templates http://googledocs.blogspot.com/2010/04/spotlight-google-sites-templates.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20GoogleAppsBlog%20%28The%20Google%20Apps%20Blog%29
Google docs sites – library examples http://docs.google.com/document/edit?id=19pwsPk8ueA17UQcrJ7veEIUj094RZ-pHWhzrX7sx690&hl=en&pli=1#
Using slide.com for Library promotion of Carnegie shortlist http://library-online.org.uk/2010/04/shadowing-the-carnegie-medal/
Twitter http://www.bitrebels.com/geek/150-ultimate-round-up-of-helpful-twitter-articles/
How twitter has benefited PL http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/TwitterPLN
Secrets of twitter hashtags http://icio.us/xpbbcg
Metadata, Tagging and Twitterhashtags http://icio.us/gkqr4q
How to bookmark twitter links http://edte.ch/blog/2010/03/30/how-to-bookmark-twitter-links/
Podcasting for librarians http://blog.findingeducation.com/assignment/educators-that-rock-rachel-borchardt/
Youtube- create your own search stories http://eemoore80.wordpress.com/2010/04/14/library-instruction-youtubes-search-stories/
Facebook integrates with office http://tinyurl.com/2c9hso4
Automatically send urls from twitter to delicious http://packrati.us/
7. More video conferencing http://mashable.com/2010/04/21/classroom-video-conferencing/
8. Evidence for how writing can improve reading http://www.all4ed.org/files/WritingToRead.pdf
9. Digital Edition: E-Learning 2010 http://www.edweek.org/ew/collections/e-learning-2010/digitaledition-e-learning2010.html?cmp=ELEM410&intc=bs More digital literacy across the curriculum from Judy O’Connell http://ow.ly/1BvZP Internet@Schools conference http://blog.findingdulcinea.com/2010/04/its-like-you-were-there-the-2010-internetschools-conference-in-washington-dc.html 31 days to become a better ed tech leader http://www.ictineducation.org/home-page/2010/4/23/31-days-to-become-a-better-ed-tech-leader-day-1-carry-out-a.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
10. Shakespeare http://tessagratton.livejournal.com/558295.html How to talk like Shakespeare http://www.talklikeshakespeare.org/res/TalkLikeShakespeare_Top10.pdf and http://www.talklikeshakespeare.org/ Macbeth http://www.yourenglishclass.com/
11. Nice iPAd story http://librariesandtransliteracy.wordpress.com/2010/04/24/youre-never-too-old-for-transliteracy-virginia-and-her-ipad/ iPads and gaming – nice take on pricing http://techcrunch.com/2010/04/24/how-the-ipad-will-change-the-iphone-game-industry/ iPad V kindle- revelation http://link.social.com/c/twitter/1349941/1272144483/b/dB78Wx/bPJli5 Citing a kindle http://blog.apastyle.org/apastyle/2009/09/how-do-i-cite-a-kindle.html
12. The Power of Now http://www.unlearning101.com/fuhgetaboutit_the_art_of_/2010/04/the-power-of-now.html The State of Now http://tinyurl.com/2b7wk8g
13. Future – Computers in libraries http://www.slideshare.net/stephenabram1/cil-containers Libraries and transliteracies http://librariesandtransliteracy.wordpress.com/2010/04/21/overview-of-libraries-and-transliteracy-session-at-computers-in-libraries-cil2010/ More transliteracy http://www.slideshare.net/BrewinLibrarian/library-it-and-transliteracy
14. Subjects –
History- teaching WWII http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2010/04/10-resources-for-teaching-and-learning.html
English – Playing with poetry using “Black book of colours” http://blogs.katyisd.org/talfonsin/2010/04/22/playing-with-poetry/ Making poetry come alive http://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com/2010/04/23/finding-their-verses-student-poetry-reading-collaboration-and-school-libraries/ and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxz7NvvbA-c&feature=youtu.be&a and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aiCr8pVipBY&feature=youtu.be&a
Poems in your pocket http://www.poets.org/page.php/prmID/406
Science – everyday mysteries http://www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/oceanblue.html
Art – voting http://www.artsonia.com/museum/aotw/vote.asp?confirm=vote&votedfor=0&group=1
15. Software alternatives http://alternativeto.net/
16. Biggest killer in the world – unsafe drinking water http://vimeo.com/10756110
17. Who judges your work http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2010/04/who-judges-your-work.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:%20typepad/sethsmainblog%20%28Seth%27s%20Blog%29
18. Kids publishing –gifted and talented http://deangroom.wordpress.com/2010/04/22/tales-of-utopia/
19. Social media and education http://www.ippio.com/view_video.php?viewkey=1aecd658a6cd39eb2362
Thinkers Welcome: New Resources on Participatory Culture & Learning http://tinyurl.com/22ucc6x
Using social media to explain social media to school leadership http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/blog/1340000334/post/1200054120.html?nid=3714 Wiki http://newhampton.wikispaces.com/Social+Media+Reading+List
20. Teen communication statistics http://www.pewinternet.org/Press-Releases/2010/Teens-and-Mobile-Phones.aspx Impact of the internet statistics http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2010/Impact-of-the-Internet-on-Institutions-in-the-Future.aspx

 
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