Session Four - Timelines and Speaking Characters

November 16, 2010

Opening Blog Read (and video to watch): Changing Education Paradigms

Objectives -
1. Participants will create timelines with web2.0 tools.
2. Participants will embed a speaking picture on their wiki.

Timeline Creators

www.dipity.com
www.timetoast.com
www.xtimeline.com
www.timeglider.com
http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/materials/timelines/

Speaking Pictures/Characters

Blabberize

Voki
Read the Words

Examples of Timelines in Education:

Civil Rights Timeline
Industrial Revolution Timeline
Stalin Biography Timeline
History of Reading Timeline

Assignment (Due next session - December 7, 2010) - Integrate a timeline and/or a speaking character into your lessons. Embed your results on your wiki.