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The King's High School Library Blog: Reading makes you smarter ...

The King's High School Library Blog: Reading makes you smarter ... | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
The King's High School Library Blog. Welcome to our blog. A place for students and their families so that you can see what goes on in our library, the books we love, and get help with homework and assignments.
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King School Library: This Week @ the Library (11/28 - 12/2)

King School Library: This Week @ the Library (11/28 - 12/2) | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
We try to figure it out in this story, but I won't give away the ending! I'll be using the SmartBoard with this book and borrowing a Notebook lesson from Librarian Tonya Ellis of East Elementary in the Jefferson City Public Schools ...
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Integrating the Best of Web 2.0 in the School Library Media Program

Integrating the Best of Web 2.0 in the School Library Media Program | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

This workshop explores the possibilities and potential for using social, collaborative, and interactive technologies across the curriculum. From online book clubs and virtual literature circles to local history wikis and personal, information inquiry blogs, you'll find dozens of practical ideas to enrich your school library media program.


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Cat's Eye View (at Mooresville Public Library): Images of Autumn Grace Our Videos

Cat's Eye View (at Mooresville Public Library): Images of Autumn Grace Our Videos | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

Using Danny Buckley's music, several book trailers have had music added.  Blogspot site.  To be further investigated!

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The Incessant Droning of a Bored Writer

The Incessant Droning of a Bored Writer | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

An author's take on books, writing and all around insanity. Beware the droning!  Wordpress blogger. Has a link to other book trailers on the site

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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

'A blend of technology and education' is the sites byline - here is listed the 'Best. . .' - awarded by Edublogs for 2011. Should/will be in my Blogroll!

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Top 20 Sites to Improve Your Twitter Experience

Top 20 Sites to Improve Your Twitter Experience | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
We compiled a list of the top 20 third-party websites for making your Twitter experience more useful and easier to manage.

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Social networking sites are factories of modern ideas

Social networking sites are factories of modern ideas | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

Social networking sites are factories of modern ideas...    Seemingly random retweets can have you stumble upon a blog or site that you otherwise may not be aware of through existing connections.

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E-Books or Paper Books: Which Is Best For Kids? - Care2.com (blog)

E-Books or Paper Books: Which Is Best For Kids? - Care2.com (blog) | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
E-Books or Paper Books: Which Is Best For Kids?Care2.com (blog)The familiar grocery store check-out lane question could as easily apply to buying books these days. Will it be the paper volume or the hi-tech iPad/Kindle/Nook/e-book reader?
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65 iPad Apps Perfect For Elementary School

65  iPad Apps Perfect For Elementary School | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

The Palm Beach School System has an incredible wiki where members of the community share their favorite apps for specific disciplines ...


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School Library Monthly Blog » Blog Archive » Fair Use Continuum

School Library Monthly Blog » Blog Archive » Fair Use Continuum | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

The blog looks at a 'Fair Use' continum and the graphic identifies when attribution is necessary. 

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The Global MLearning Sessions | Global

The Global MLearning Sessions | Global | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

    Hello, and welcome to a new feature here at the Global site: our MLearning sessions! Over the next few months we aim to explore in detail this new (Do you know your wikis from your wifis?"     Lots of Web 2.0 explained by MacMillan Global.

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I’m thankful for teachers

I’m thankful for teachers | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

Upon their return to school, the students willchoose from one of four options for sharing their book with their classmates:

Create a glog, incorporating images and text.
Make a digital book trailer, using either images or original movie footage.
Create a mashup, either by putting your character in another setting or having a character interact with one from the class book.
Write an original rap or song and either record it or perform it live.

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mregw. blog - student book trailers

mregw. blog - student book trailers | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
After finishing literature circle books, 6th graders worked in groups to create book trailers. While reading students focused on author's word choice, visualization, prediction, and inference. In g...
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Presenting mind maps with interactive animations | Mindomo Blog

Presenting mind maps with interactive animations | Mindomo Blog | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it

Your brainstorming session can become part of your presentation - each map links to a slide builder with interactive animations.  Great for recording the collatorative sessions.

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Social Media's Slow Slog Into the Ivory Towers of Academia

Social Media's Slow Slog Into the Ivory Towers of Academia | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
Underpinning a disdain for social media in higher ed is the assumption that students have an inherent aptitude for new technologies...

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Google Vs. Facebook

Google has proved its viability and diversity as a company time and time again, and after two fails it has finally got a foothold in the realm of social media with its recent launch of Google+. 


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Teachers need Twitter

"Why teachers need to Twitter. A brief video explaining how useful Twitter is for keeping current in technologies, pedagogy, and creativity. This was apart of...


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LMS Wikis: Unharnessed Potential | Upside Learning Blog

LMS Wikis: Unharnessed Potential | Upside Learning Blog | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
LMS Wikis: Unharnessed Potential - This post is an endeavor to explore the various uses of the LMS Wiki.
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Leadership through middle school library programming : impact on Latino student achievement. Nelson, Jeanne Vivian | All things related to educational technology

Leadership through middle school library programming : impact on Latino student achievement. Nelson, Jeanne Vivian | All things related to educational technology | Socialmedia in schools | Scoop.it
Leadership through middle school library programming : impact on Latino student achievement. Nelson, Jeanne Vivian...
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