"Our school used Snapfish for that purpose for the first time last year. The parents loved it! Many of them downloaded photos and ordered prints. I added most of the photos last year, but I'm going to encourage this year's parents to share…"
"I love my Smartboard! It is such an integral part of instruction-- I can't even list all of the ways we use it. Ha! We use our Smartboard to demonstrate using math manipulatives, to share video projects, to create graphic organizers, and to use…"
My students loved using dimdim for our book club discussions. We met at 7p.m. on certain weeknights, and it was completely voluntary. Most of the class participated, and they begged for more. I did find it helpful to let them…"
"Hi! I teach third grade in Atlanta, and we use Skype quite a bit. We have Skyped with people in other countries to find out more about their lives, and we have Skyped with other schools and teachers. We'd love to collaborate and Skype with your…"
Carrie, I am knew to Skype and would love my third graders to experience another part of our country. We are from Atlantic, Iowa, a town of 7,500 an hour west of
Des moines. Let me know if this would work for you. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanks, Nancy White
I am also a 3rd grade teacher in Iowa and my students are just starting blogging this year. My students have also done podcasting and we are going to try and pull in videocasting this year. Any suggestions on getting started with blogging? Also. . .tell me more about your evening book clubs and what program you went through. Sounds wonderful! If you are still looking for collaboration groups across the US, we'd love to give it a try. We are just starting with "skyping".