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6 Steps for Creating Awesome Vines: A 7 Habits Project
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Vine videos have taken the Internet by storm. A vine video is only six seconds and can be really fun to create and watch. Here are six tips for making your six second vine a little more awesome! This podcast also contains instructions for a 7 Habits project or contest.  


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Using Pinterest in the Classroom to Research a Healthy Body, Healthy Mind
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This podcast was created to teach educators and students how to use the website Pinterest. Pinterest is an amazing resource and data base full of educational information. During the pod-cast, I show the viewer how to search for healthy life tools and tips.


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40 Webtools for the Classroom: Episode 2
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This series of podcasts will introduce you to some of the best web 2.0 tools you can use in your classroom to foster creativity, communication, and collaboration.


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40 Webtools for the Classroom: Episode 3
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This series of podcasts will introduce you to some of the best web 2.0 tools you can use in your classroom to foster creativity, communication and collaboration.


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40 Webtools for the Classroom: Episode 4
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This series of podcasts will introduce you to some of the best web 2.0 tools you can use in your classroom to foster creativity, communication and collaboration.


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Adobe Captivate Tutorial 4
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Adobe Captivate is a great program to create software demonstrations, simulations, and e-learning content. In this tutorial I will demonstrate how to set quiz preferences and create a simple quiz composed of various question formats.  Question formats covered are true/false, multiple choice, fill in the blank, short answer, and hotspot. 


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40 Webtools for the Classroom:  Episode 1
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This series of podcasts will introduce you to some of the best web 2.0 tools you can use in your classroom to foster creativity, communication and collaboration.


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Animoto
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Animoto takes either your personal images or images from Picasso, Facebook, SmugMug, Photobucket or Flickr and puts them into a slideshow package with sound and professional transitions.  It will also let you upload videos or import them from other sites.   This makes a nice presentation for school projects.


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Weather Watchers: 21st-Century Style
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This podcast features a lesson in which students work in pairs to create a short video of the next day's local weather forecast. Each team's forecast will air the following day, followed by actual weather readings of instruments such as the barometer and digital hygrometer (provided by AMSTI / GLOBE). The forecast and instrument readings will be recorded and compared over a period of weeks on a weather data table.


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Enhancing Your Classroom with 21st Century Tools
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Why should teachers integrate technology in the classroom and how can it be done? If these are questions that you have then this video is for you! This podcast was created to inspire educators to utilize 21st century education to create lifelong learners for the 21st century.


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A Few of Our Favorite Things...
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Technology can launch new ideas and engage students in interactive learning environments. This podcast spends time exploring different types of technology that can be used in the classroom to excite students and take learning to a new level. By using 21st Century technology in the classroom, teachers are given the opportunity to create lessons that encourage students to work together and use more reasoning skills. Technology also saves prep time and allows more time for focusing on the students. We hope you enjoy taking a look and also listening to a few of our favorite things that we think enhance instruction and help prepare students for the 21st century.  


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