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Tuesday, February 23

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    Project Examples
    Hans - A cute, one-minute video about the daily routine of someone's pet woodlouse. This could serve as a great model for a student project that would work well for practicing reflexive verbs.
    A Day without a Mexican - Describes the interesting use of a mockumentary as a tool for raising awareness about issues regarding immigration. The video itself is rated R.
    Underfunded Schools Forced to Cut Past Tense - A satiric piece from The Onion that could be used to stimulate thinking about the kinds of mockumentaries students might like to make.

    Science Fi & UFO "Mockumentary" in Italian - You could ask students to phrase every statement made in the "dubious documentary" in ways that express doubt. For example, "We doubt that . . ., we aren't sure about . . ., etc."
    Annoying Sister - As told by an elementary student about his sister
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Tuesday, September 22

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    Emerging Uses of Technology in the Real World
    Videos We Viewed During the Presentation
    Did you know? Shift Happens (2014 Remix) (Translated versions) [Did you know?
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    video 2009 UpdateUpdate]
    Introducing Le Book - A great video that helps us to recontextualize emerging technologies in the context of things that are familiar to us. Here's another version that will help you to think more carefully about multiple literacies as you watch
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    - Revolucionario
    Adorably Perplexed Kids React to Rotary Phones
    The Machine is Us/ing Us (Final Version) - A fabulous video created by an anthropologist from Kansas State University that explains how emerging technologies are changing culture, society, and each of us!
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    Clemson University. (2007, February 21). Inkjet technology for organ printing. Science Daily. Retrieved February 2007, from http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/02/070221093208.htm
    Curators of the University of Missouri. (2005). Understanding and employing multi-cellular self-assembly. Organ printing. Retrieved February 18, 2006, from http://organprint.missouri.edu/
    Decellularized Organ Scaffolds
    Create a Beating Heart in the Lab
    Instructables: Ghost Heart in a Jar

    QR Codes
    Roboguards
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    Dave Werner's Portfolio
    5 Key Concepts & 5 Key Questions of Media Literacy (Pages 18 & 38)
    Media Literacy Slideshow{MediaLitKit.gif} (Free Downloads)
    Online Reading Strategies - Provides a rationale for teaching online reading strategies, identifies student behaviors that are indicators of poor reading strategies, and offers multiple suggestions for things teachers can do to teach online reading strategies that will help students to become more successful readers of both print and online text.
    Numeracy
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    Literacy Tools
    Fenetiks: The Sounds of Spoken Language - An outstanding site that uses multiple representations (audio, diagrams, text, and video) to teach students the phonetics of English, German, and Spanish.
    Readability.infoReadable.com - Upload
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    your writing. To see how you compare with other forms of popular media, click here.(See also Readability-Score.com)
    Voycabulary - Type a URL into the searchbox, select a dictionary in the language of your choice, and watch this little tool make every word on the page a hotlink that students can click on in order to get a definition.
    Additional Resources on Multiple Literacies
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    Media Literacy (Pages 18 & 38)
    Media Literacy Slideshow
    Online Reading Strategies - Provides a rationale for teaching online reading strategies, identifies student behaviors that are indicators of poor reading strategies, and offers multiple suggestions for things teachers can do to teach online reading strategies that will help students to become more successful readers of both print and online text.
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    Reading Strategies That Benefit All Learners
    Social Literacy - Peanut Farmers Simulation
    Twenty-five Days to Make a Difference21st Century Skills: Leadership & Responsibility (Explore the links on this page about how kids under 18 are changing the world)
    Visual Literacy
    A Periodic Table of Visualization Methods
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