Tag Archive: MACUL11

Mar 18

21st Century Communication with TWICE

Cross-posted with the MACUL conference blog. Here are the resources and links featured in my session at MACUL, 21st Century Communication with TWICE. We connected to Eagle Lake Elementary in Edwardsburg, for a feature of Where in Michigan; the ASK programs, and Read Around the Planet. Where in Michigan (and Michigan Exchange) TWICE ASK programs …

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Mar 18

Read Around the Planet with Wales and Allendale

Cross-posted with the MACUL conference blog. Karen Mosier is hosting the first session in the TWICE room this morning (W2-66!). The session is on Read Around the Planet, TWICE‘s signature global reading celebration. A class from Allendale Michigan, is connecting with the Nant Celyn school, in Torfaen, Wales to show how a Read Around the …

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Mar 17

Monster Mayhem and VC Tips with Whirlidurb

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Cross-posted with the MACUL conference blog. The last session in the TWICE room today at the MACUL 11 Conference was with Roxanne Glaser of Whirlidurb, sharing how to participate in Monster Mayhem along with excellent tips for quality videoconferences. As usual, Roxanne modeled excellent presentation and teaching strategies! While we experienced a Monster Mayhem collaboration …

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Mar 17

Stories from the Classroom: Our First Year of Videoconferencing

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Cross-posted with the MACUL conference blog. It’s Thursday afternoon and Danielle Letter is hosting a session in the TWICE room called Stories from the Classroom: Our First Year of Videoconferencing. We are videoconferencing with a class in Bridgeport-Spaulding and they are sharing about all the videoconferences they’ve done this year. Guess Who First the students …

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Mar 17

Around the World in 80 Clicks BYOL Resources

Welcome to my MACUL BYOL participants! The session is called Around the World in 80 Clicks (with thanks to Silvia Tolisano). Here is the link to many Skype resources. Handouts were: VC Continuum (handout .doc version or blog version with links) Skype How To Handout Collaborative VCs Wiki with lesson ideas Assignment: Please use the …

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Mar 17

Designing Quality Projects MACUL Hands-On Session

Here are links to resources and projects mentioned in my Designing Quality Videoconference Projects hands-on session at MACUL 2011. Featured Projects EcoConversations MysteryQuest USA HistoryQuest5 MysteryQuest World HistoryQuest8 Collaboration Examples Collaborative VCs Wiki Sample Agendas Projects Booklet TWICE Resources TWICE Website Read Around the Planet RAP Flyer Collaborations Around the Planet CAPspace Flyer CAPspace Scavenger …

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Mar 17

TWICE ASK Programs @ MACUL

Arnie Comer, TWICE ASK Coordinator, is kicking off the first session in the TWICE room (W2-66) at MACUL 2011: TWICE ASK Programs. What is an ASK program? Watch the video here. The basic steps to an ASK program are: Read the book Journal Write good questions Pick the best questions Interview an author or specialist …

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