Created by Ruth Elliott

Welcome! Join me as I reflect on my learning journey with Web 2.0 tools. I'm sure I will find bandwagons to jump on along the way. Let's enjoy the trip.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Ruth's Random Resource Round-up October 18, 2009

Enjoy these resources that I have collected over the past month.

Cut out the pieces of YouTube videos that you want to use. Tube Chop

Bloom's Taxonomy : A visual that includes technology

Class Discussion Guidelines (Excellent graphic, visual handout that you could discuss with students)

Parent wiki created by Cindy Seibel

Good blog post about how to use class blogs with students

Great Quotes about Learning and Change

Embed the Twitter stream directly into your presentations

Graphic organizers

Listen to Yann Martel (Canadian author of The Life of Pi) talk about writing the poem for the One Drop foundation and read the poem

1 comment:

  1. Hi Ruth!

    It's Shirley here. You are the most hanging-in-est blogger ever! Good for you.
    I come back to lurk to see what treasures you have found from time to time.

    Now it's time to payback!

    I thought you might be interested in catching this PD from our Edmonton area consortium.
    Here are the details.

    From: Alberta Assessment Consortium []
    Sent: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 1:07 AM
    To: Faye Gertz
    Subject: AAC Fall Conference - Webcast Access Instructions

    AAC Fall Conference 2009
    Webcast Access Instructions

    The Fall Conference keynote addresses on Friday, October 30 will be webcast. The live presentations can be accessed through a special icon on the AAC home page at Click the name of the presentation to view.

    Rick Wormeli’s keynote address will be live from 9:00 am – 10:00 am MST
    Ruth Sutton’s keynote address will be live from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm MST

    Access is for AAC members only. A special username and password is required.
    The username is sharpsav
    The password is canada

    The link to the presentations will remain active until December 31, 2009.

    Please contact the AAC office if you require more information.


    Hope you are well and that your daughter still loves Rocky Mtn College.


    Shirley Jorgensen