Choosing the Right Tools

What resources will fit your objectives the best? Consult the following chart to help you determine which tools or resources you can use for your lessons and projects. Feel free to add to this chart as you see fit!

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I want to...
I want my students to...

We can use...

Comic Life, Blogs, VoiceThread, iMovie, GarageBand, Keynote, Letter Pop, PowerPoint, Pixie, Digiital Scrapbooks, Perk Up Your Projects, Web 2.0 Tools, -

Google Presentations, Prezi, PowerPoint, iMovie, Keynote, GarageBand, Inspiration/Kidspiration, Digital Scrapbooks, Perk Up Your Projects...-
make music

GarageBand, iMovie, Web 2.0 Tools, Recording ...
submit assignments online

Moodle, Google Docs, Wikispaces, VoiceThread, Web 2.0 Tools, ...-
bring the world into my classroom

Google Earth, Virtual Tours, Streaming Video, RSS, Video Conferencing,Skype ...
make a website

iWeb, Moodle, Google Pages,,, Blogs, Wikis, Digital Scrapbooks...
make a poster

Glogster, Big Huge Labs, GeoGreetings
make a character

Animoto, Avatars, Blabberize,

Wikis, Google Docs, VoiceThread, Ning, Skype, Digital Scrapbooks...
save & share resources

Social Bookmarking, Zotero, Google Notebook , ...
research online

Custom Google Search Page, Primary Sources, Works Cited Citations
communicate online

Moodle, Blogs, Wikis, Ning, Skype, Video Conferencing, ...

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Page Credit: Thanks to Dianne Krause from Wissahickon School District!