Teacher Tuesday Tech Tips 05/22/2012
iPad App of the Week:
Professor Garfield Cyberbullying: This is a GREAT app to think about starting next school year with. Through a fun and engaging Garfield comic the extremely important topic of cyberbullying is addressed. At the end of the comic you’ll find a series of ‘hands-on’ activities to check for understanding. This is part of a series of Professor Garfield apps, which include topics on: Forms of Media, Fact and Opinion, and Online Safety. The comics are also available in video format on learninglab.org, with a wider range of titles to choose from.
Web 2.0 App of the Week:
Crocodoc converts Microsoft Office and PDF documents to HTML5 so your users can view them right in your web app.
SMART Exchange Resource of the Week:
Notebook Lesson for the Elementary Classroom: Let’s Explore Europe!
Students will be able to explore the cultures of England, Italy, France and Spain by comparing and contrasting the language, currency, food and pastimes through pictures, maps, and video clips.