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Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone

Google Docs Research Template - A Stepping Stone | Media Education | Scoop.it

Earlier this year I designed a template to introduce teachers to the usefulness of using Google Presentation as a tool for research. The purpose of the template is for use as a starting point to help teachers plan and implement technology driven learning experiences that are fueled by Essential Questions and aligned to Common Core Standards.


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...and did you know that in Chrome images can be added from a search page by dragging them to the presentation's tab and dropping them on the slide when it opens - superspeedy

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nihal abitiu's curator insight, June 17, 2013 6:06 AM

très intéressant pour les enseigants.

Sandra Carswell's curator insight, June 19, 2013 7:29 AM

I tried the link to get a copy of the Google Presentation Research Template that is in this blog post. It was not found. I sent Susan a message so hopefully she will get the link corrected. 

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Digital Storytelling MOOClet Coming Soon! | MSUglobal

Digital Storytelling MOOClet Coming Soon! | MSUglobal | Media Education | Scoop.it
Currently working on this #MOOClet for MSUGlobal #digitalstorytelling http://t.co/yK1IbiyZhG
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Presenting Tip #1 – Plan

Presenting Tip #1 – Plan | Media Education | Scoop.it
Ben Shearon, the Stretch presenting skills consultant, shares his advice on how to plan and prepare your presentation for The Stretch Presenting Skills Compe...

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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, October 12, 3:24 PM

A short series of video tips from Oxford University Press about making presentations. Tip #1 (starts in mid-video) - planning, tip #2 - practicing, tip #3 - delivering a presentation (links below this video).

I recommend watching it with students.

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Presentious

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Presentious turns your live presentations into recordings that pair your audio with each slide. It’s a novel, yet powerful format that combines the narrative structure of slides with the context of commentary.
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Looks a useful elearning tool
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Bunkr is the best place for presentations

Bunkr is the best place for presentations | Media Education | Scoop.it
Create and share easily your presentations online with Bunkr
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Sherlock Holmes & the Internet of Things | digital storytelling lab

Sherlock Holmes & the Internet of Things | digital storytelling lab | Media Education | Scoop.it
Retelling the Sherlock Holmes story at Columbia U http://t.co/8Q3wvIvbrL #digitalstorytelling
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Visual thinking

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Studies Confirm the Power of Visuals in eLearning - #storytelling #digitalstorytelling
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1966 Film Explores the Making of Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (and Our High-Tech Future)

1966 Film Explores the Making of Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (and Our High-Tech Future) | Media Education | Scoop.it
A Look Behind the Future, a promotional documentary from the 1960s, takes you inside the making of Stanley Kubrick's classic film, 2001: A Space Odyssey. And it shows how technology used in the film will change the future of our world.
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Psychology study takes unique look at visual learning

What you see, how your eye travels across objects and how long you stare say a lot about development and learning. To psychologists like Dr. D Wayne Mitchell...
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Food for thought

 

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Mirror, mirror... A Starter Recipe

Mirror, mirror... A Starter Recipe | Media Education | Scoop.it
        Starters are quick and easy - but can be enlarged to become a main            course - for an extra charge. They usually require a context to make               complete sense.
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Latest Post on taking selfies as a dramatic storytelling tool

 

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20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers

20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers | Media Education | Scoop.it
20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers
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UX Design Thinking for Transmedia

UX Design Thinking for Transmedia | Media Education | Scoop.it
"You cannot create experience. You must undergo it." -Albert Camus Before launching into the topic of this article, it’s necessary to lay out very clear definitions of what exactly UX and Transmedi...
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Stock Photography vs. Real Photos: Can't We Use Both?

Stock Photography vs. Real Photos: Can't We Use Both? | Media Education | Scoop.it
When it comes to online imagery, it's not so much about having images, as it is about making sure those images to give the visitor a sense of texture, size

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, October 18, 11:10 AM

So why are you still using stock photography?

Marco Favero's curator insight, October 18, 6:41 PM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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Stock Photography vs. Real Photos: Can't We Use Both?

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Legend: Great Tool to Create Interactive Visual Stories with Ease - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Legend: Great Tool to Create Interactive Visual Stories with Ease - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Media Education | Scoop.it
The use of multimedia in the classroom has been made easy and structured for teachers and entertaining for students with Legend, a visual storytelling platform.
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How to Be an Educated Consumer of Infographics: David Byrne on the Art-Science of Visual Storytelling

How to Be an Educated Consumer of Infographics: David Byrne on the Art-Science of Visual Storytelling | Media Education | Scoop.it
Cultivating the ability to experience the “geeky rapture” of metaphorical thinking and pattern recognition. As an appreciator of the
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The eLearning Guild : 61 Tips for Making Learning Memorable with Graphics and Visual Design : Publications Library

The eLearning Guild : 61 Tips for Making Learning Memorable with Graphics and Visual Design : Publications Library | Media Education | Scoop.it
How can you make your learning deliverables appealing, effective, and truly memorable?
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74% of teachers say educational technology is a student motivator (infographic) -

74% of teachers say educational technology is a student motivator (infographic) - | Media Education | Scoop.it
  Infographic courtesy of PBS Learning Media.

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Karen B Wehner's curator insight, October 17, 12:09 PM

Proof the ''digital divide'' still stands, in more ways than one: Over 2/3 of teachers overall say they want more tech in classrooms, 75% of teachers in low-income schools.

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Creaza AS - YouTube

Creaza AS - YouTube | Media Education | Scoop.it
This is the official Creaza channel on YouTube.
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To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols - Entrepreneur

To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols - Entrepreneur | Media Education | Scoop.it
Preparing in advance can help you practice where to put the stress in your voice or add dramatic pauses.
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Secrets to Making Good Interactive Films by FoST Prize-Winners Daniels

Secrets to Making Good Interactive Films by FoST Prize-Winners Daniels | Media Education | Scoop.it

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...not that films aren't already interactive of course...

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Yelena Rachitsky:  "Many filmmakers testing out the waters of interactive film understand the inherent murkiness of the medium: the challenge in giving your audience agency while maintaining enough control over the narrative to let it take shape."

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This One-Minute Horror Film Will Make You Afraid To Look Under The Bed

This One-Minute Horror Film Will Make You Afraid To Look Under The Bed | Media Education | Scoop.it
A reminder to parents: don't look under your kid's bed unless you're prepared to deal with what you find.
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Great! Not often you see shorts with big-screen production values. makes me want to write a sequel!

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Transmedia storytelling in the academic library

Transmedia storytelling in the academic library | Media Education | Scoop.it
Transmedia storytelling is a bit of a buzzphrase at the moment in education. There’s no doubt that it is a powerful way to engage learners, particularly students of the millennial generation who ar...
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“Fairy Tales” Architecture Competition Winners Announced – Architecture Lab

“Fairy Tales” Architecture Competition Winners Announced – Architecture Lab | Media Education | Scoop.it
Think you're too old for fairy tales? The submissions in Blank Space's first Fairy Tales Architecture Competition can make you believe otherwise.
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Sonic storytelling

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Why filmmakers are tuning into experiences that we might otherwise ignore
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