This space is created for educators in the Sudbury Public School system. This is a place where tips, tricks, resources and tutorials will be shared. We hope that teachers will collaborate about technology's role in the classroom to support the curriculum and 21st Century skills in this virtual space!
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Tip of the Week: October 9, 2012: Wallwisher
Wallwisher is just what the logo says: a virtual wall onto which you and others can post sticky notes on any topic. This FREE web 2.0 tool can be used in classrooms (or staff/PLC meetings!) to support any of the following:
Activating prior knowledge 'Ticket to Leave' Dipsticking - formative Assessment Posing a Question... Get Answers! Brainstorming Collecting Feedback Holding a discussion any topic
You can embed video, weblinks or keep it simple! You can monitor responses, or not! Students must post short, "tweet-like" responses which is a skill in summarizing and being concise.. Look at all the ways you can use this amazingly simple, quick to set up, tool in your personal or professional life!