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Web 2.0 for struggling students


Literacy

Voicethread So many uses!!
StarFall Early Literacy Site
Word Talk Text to Speech site that works within Word and Outlook--will read text out loud, highlight, spell check, etc....
http://udleditions.cast.org/ UDL CAST Stories with reading/highlight support
www.voki.com
www.toondoo.com

Graphic Organizers

My Study Bar--multiple free apps!
Bubbl.us My favorite--Maps can be shared with multiple groups--very easy to use
Exploratree
MindMeister --very similar to Bubbl with a few more features in creating the map.
Webspiration--created by Inspiration. Only out in Beta at this point--moving to pay service April 5th. I have a free subscription to give away!!

Timeline Tools

Xtimeline
Dipity

Response/Feedback

Wallwisher Great way to have students post reflections/thoughts
Online Stickies

Study Skills

My Study Bar Download
Echo Pen
Awesome Highlighter Amazing site for to create web clippings and highlight text for students
Easy Bib
Wordle
http://www.tagxedo.com/ Word Cloud Creator

Digital Storytelling and Multimedia

ToonDoo
Glogster


Web 2.0 Resources.....


http://www.slideshare.net/murcha/using-wordle-in-the-classroom-presentation

http://www.slideshare.net/JenniferW/wordle-ideas

Voicethread Resources

http://www.collegeathome.com/blog/2008/06/10/100-helpful-web-tools-for-every-kind-of-learner/

50 Ways to Tell a Story


Blog Post on Using gmail acct to allow students without email access to Web 2.0 registration
http://theedublogger.edublogs.org/2008/07/24/creating-student-accounts-using-one-gmail-account/


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