Smashing Apps with ThingLink - GDLC 2015by Lesley
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Find a list of session resources here, including links and tutorials! docs.google.com GCSS Conference 2015: Session Resources Lesley McClendon, Gwinnett County Public Schools firstname.lastname@example.org @lesleymcclendon Presentations: Augmenting the Reality of History Tech-Savvy Teaching with PBS Learn...
Questions? Comments? Please post on our session back channel! goo.gl Combining two or more apps to create, publish and share content takes teaching and learning to the next level. With it's ability to turn any image into a rich multimedia content launcher, ThingLink is well suited for powering any App Smash!
The Gwinnett Digital Learning Conference is on Twitter! twitter.com Los Tweets más recientes de GwinnettDLC (@GwinnettDLC). Energize the instructional technology in your K-12 classroom by attending the Gwinnett Digital Learning Conference! #GwinnettDLC. June 13, 2017 Suwanee, GA
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With the ThingLink web platform and mobile app (iPad, iPhone and Android) you can create an interactive image that includes links to a variety of resources, including text, images, and video. Go to edu.thinglink.com while you are logged in and click on the magic button! You will get the teacher benefits immediately for no charge. www.thinglink.com Seamlessly make your images, videos, and 360 content interactive with text, links, images, videos and over 70 call to actions, creating memorable experiences for any audience.
Download the ThingLink mobile app! www.thinglink.com ThingLink Mobile — Available in the iTunes App Store - ThingLink
View ThingLink tutorials! Begin with the Standard features tutorial in order to understand how to use ThingLink basic tools. www.thinglink.com Tutorials - ThingLink
This video was created with Screencast-o-matic for my 7th grade students who are learning how to create ThingLinks to demonstrate their own learning. www.youtube.com Creating a ThingLink - YouTube
"How to Create an Interactive Image with ThingLink," a video tutorial via KQED and PBS LearningMedia gpb.pbslearningmedia.org In this short video learn how to create annotated images with Thinglink. Thinglink is an online tool that lets you annotate images with text and media. It's a simple, easy to use tool that can help you transform a single still image into a rich source of information. There's a million different ways you could use this, but this video will overview the basic authoring techniques and then leave it up to you to find great ways of putting it to use for your own needs and goals! Check out the entire collection of KQED Digital Tools videos!
In this blog post, edtech expert RaFranz Davis explains how to use the graphic design tools of Canva to create engaging images for ThingLink! (via RaFranz Davis) rafranzdavis.com I absolutely love free easy tools that make my life a bit simpler. Canva and Thinglink both fit that mold for me. Canva is a free web based design tool that allows users to create graphics o…
This video by Richard Byrne explains how to use PicMonkey, a web-based image collage tool, with ThingLink. www.freetech4teachers.com A couple of nights ago my friend Joe, a middle school social studies teacher, sent me a Facebook message about creating multimedia collag...
Create customized speaking characters with Voki. www.voki.com Voki - Home
The Canva Blog provides step-by-step tutorials for using graphic design tools (web platform and mobile app) to create professional images. Canva is a graphic design tool that enables you to create professional images to use with ThingLink. www.canva.com blog.canva.com Canva's Design School has everything you need to learn design. Check out our daily design articles, interactive tutorials and awesome tips.
"Five Tools to Combine with ThingLink for Creating Multimedia Collages," via Richard Byrne. www.freetech4teachers.com As I have written many times in the past, ThingLink is one of my favorite tools for playing with media. Last week I published a video about...
Videos that students view and create to learn can be added to ThingLinks! Screencast-o-matic videos can easily be uploaded to YouTube. www.youtube.com
Screencast-o-matic features one-click screen capture recording on Windows or Mac computers with no install for free! Check out this screencast to learn more! * Embed screencast URLs in a QR Code or Aurasma Augmented Reaility aura so students can scan and view for support. * Students can create and link screencasts to demonstrate their learning. www.screencast-o-matic.com
A great use of Padlet as a teacher website that can also be incorporated in a ThingLink! (via @temabell) padlet.com
Create interactive polls and quizzes with the PollDaddy app! www.polldaddy.com Create stunning surveys, polls, and quizzes in minutes. Collect responses via your website, e-mail, iPad, Facebook, and Twitter. Generate and share easy-to-read reports.
Take this PollDaddy poll! What is your favorite app to smash with ThingLink? poll.fm What is your favorite app to smash with ThingLink? (poll 8436465) | Polldaddy.com
Padlet is a collaborative, virtual classroom space where students can create and post sticky notes that can include text, images, links, and videos. www.padlet.com You'll feel like a superhero
This video tutorial explains how to record brief podcasts with the audioboom app, which can generate embeddable codes and QR Codes of audio files. audioboom.com audioBoom / Not Found
Create audio files with Vocaroo.com. vocaroo.com Vocaroo | Voice message
www.soundcloud.com SoundCloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create.
Audioboom is a website and an application for iOS and Android which allows users to listen to, record and share sound files. www.audioboom.com Host, distribute and monetize your podcast with audioBoom.
This video tutorial shows how to use www.QRVoice.net to create audio files. A link is generated which can be added to a ThingLink or converted into a QRCode. goo.gl QR Voice is an app that converts text into an audio file and then generates a QR Code. When the QR Code is scanned, an automated voice reads aloud the text.
Explore "The Amazon Rainforest," via S.Oxnevad. thinglinkblog.com ThingLink Mobile
This interactive ThingLink image promotes a reading program at our school, via L.McClendon. www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
This ThingLink was a collaborative effort among students at two different schools. They were involved in the same research project and delved deeper into the content by sharing comments and questions as they completed research, via L.McClendon. www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
"Sharks in Australia Now on Twitter," via L.McClendon. www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
Students posted thank you notes to speaker Dr. Perry Brickman and sent him the URL! (via L.McClendon) www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
This student-created ThingLink extended learning during a visit to a museum, via L.McClendon. www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
Check out a Pinterest Board by Susan Oxnevad that showcases ThingLinks created during the ThingLink Teacher Challenge! goo.gl The ThingLink Teacher Challenge is a free, self-paced, online summer professional development opportunity designed to help teachers transform classroom teaching and e-learning with ThingLink, an easy-to-use interactive image and video platform.
Another great ThingLink Pinterest board, via TechChef4u! goo.gl Thinglink Exemplars Created by Students, Teachers, and Ed Tech Providers.
Share your ideas for smashing apps with ThingLink! www.padlet.com Combining two or more apps to create, publish and share content takes teaching and learning to the next level. With it's ability to turn any image into a rich multimedia content launcher, ThingLink is well suited for powering any App Smash!
"65 Ways to Use ThingLink in the Classroom," via Richard Byrne. www.freetech4teachers.com Last year Donna Baumbach created a Google Slides presentation titled 26+ Ways to Use ThingLink In the Classroom . Yesterday, I received an ...
“Five Suggestions for Using Padlet in School,” via Richard Byrne. goo.gl Padlet is a great tool that I frequently use in my workshops . One of the reasons that I like it so much is that it is easy to use. I als...
Video: “How to Create a Padlet Wall,” via Richard Byrne. goo.gl Earlier this week I published an updated version of my guide to using backchannels and informal assessment tools in your classroom . In th...
Learn how to create ThingLink classroom channels! www.thinglink.com Tutorials - ThingLink
Use the Aurasma app to scan this awesome Great White Aura! (Be sure to follow my Ms. McClendon SA channel!) www.typesofsharkshq.com
Webinars for Teaching and Learning with ThingLink, via Susan Oxnevad. 1. ThingLink and Google Drive 2. Power up Your Pedagogy with ThingLink 3. Create a Channel of Interactive Images 4. Use ThingLink for Powerful Professional Development tackk.com App Smashing with ThingLink
Become a ThingLink Expert Educator! thinglinkblog.com ThingLink Teacher Challenge
Susan Oxnevad is the ThingLink Education Community Manager. Check out her blog to learn about the ThingLink Teacher Challenge! d97cooltools.blogspot.com Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners
Tutorials guide you through the steps of using ThingLink to create interactive images. www.thinglink.com Tutorials - ThingLink
On the ThingLink blog, you will find helpful articles and archives of ThingLink Interactive Image Slams. www.thinglinkblog.com ThingLink Education Blog | Adding a New Dimension to Images and Videos in the Classroom
docs.google.com Smashing Apps for Learning with ThingLink! Gwinnett Digital Learning Conference GCPS - 2015 Lesley McClendon Teacher, Gwinnett County Public Schools email@example.com @lesleymcclendon
The Summer Reading program for our school is posted on the school website as a ThingLink! www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
A create a caption ThingLink for vocabulary practice! www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
This ThingLink features a collage made with the PhotoMapo app. www.thinglink.com TOUCH this image to discover its story. Image tagging powered by ThingLink
This app for mobile devices (iOS and Android) transforms photos into mapped masterpieces! www.photomapo.com The Photo Mapo iPhone app will transform your photo moments into mapped masterpieces you'll want to share with friends and family. Download the app from the Apple App Store. Choose from 6 predefined styles: like Postcard, Treasure and Retro. Customize by changing the background, map type and zoom level. Include a description for your mapped masterpiece. Control the photo information that is displayed. Share instantly to Facebook, Twitter and Flickr. Attach to an email or save to the camera roll. Use the built-in camera for quick photo taking. Work with photos from other cameras. Attach a GPS location to a photo that does not have one. Automatically use the last photo you took ☆ Use with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
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