iCollaboratory Event

Friday, April 20th, was the annual iCollaboratory Event to show educators in the Chicago/Joliet area how to use the iCollaboratory with their students.

The presentation is here: http://goo.gl/nlvMa.

For 2 years I’ve participated in the iCollaboratory projects with the 5th graders in our school.  The projects we’ve done are:

  • Scariest Stories and Fall Poetry
  • What I’m Most Thankful For
  • Moon Over Us
  • A Day in Our Neighborhood
  • Songs My Family Taught Me
There are many others to choose from, but these fit our schedule and level.
Each project:
  • students take a survey
  • create a web page
  • add their writings, images, voice, and/or video to their page
  • comment on others’ projects
When the students know they are writing for an audience, their quality level increases.  It’s great to see…and read!
If you’re interested in joining or learning more about the iCollaboratory, send an email to [email protected]

 



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  • #   Toni Olivieri-Barton on 05.02.12 at 9:00 am     Reply

    It is always great to see what you are doing with your students. Thanks for sharing.


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