http://techchicktips.net Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:56:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.9 2006-2009 digimom@techchicktips.net (Two Tech Chicks) digimom@techchicktips.net (Two Tech Chicks) Educational Technology 1440 http://techchicktips.net/podcasts/techchicksh_144.jpg http://techchicktips.net 144 144 Tips and tricks for educating 21st century learners with 21st century skills! The podcast is geared specifically to educators interested in integrating technology into their curriculum. Companion blog, forums and resources at: http://techchicktips.[...] Two Texas Chicks who Love Technology and the Digital Lifestyle mac, apple, tips, teacher, education, web2.0, digital, integration Two Tech Chicks Two Tech Chicks digimom@techchicktips.net no no 01010 – Our Tenth Podcastaverary! http://techchicktips.net/2016/07/10/01010-our-tenth-podcastaverary/ http://techchicktips.net/2016/07/10/01010-our-tenth-podcastaverary/#comments Mon, 11 Jul 2016 02:57:58 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=730 http://techchicktips.net/2016/07/10/01010-our-tenth-podcastaverary/feed/ 1 0:34:26 Thank you all for ten YEARS of podcasting! Maybe we’ll go ten more! In this anniversary episode, we share 10 Bytes of Wisdom for our 10 Years of Podcasting. Thank you all for ten YEARS of podcasting! Maybe we’ll go ten more! In this anniversary episode, we share 10 Bytes of Wisdom for our 10 Years of Podcasting. podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 00135 TCT – A Few of Our Favorite Things http://techchicktips.net/2016/06/19/00135-tct-a-few-of-our-favorite-things/ Mon, 20 Jun 2016 03:48:58 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=722 0:46:18 Hope your summer (or winter) is starting off fabulously! Here’s a new listen for your road trip or for when you’re sipping tea by the pool. Expresso http://www.expresso-app.org/ VideoNot.es http://www.videonot.es/ Kidtopia http://www.kid[...] Hope your summer (or winter) is starting off fabulously! Here’s a new listen for your road trip or for when you’re sipping tea by the pool. Expresso http://www.expresso-app.org/ VideoNot.es http://www.videonot.es/ Kidtopia http://www.kidtopia.info/ Braille Bricks http://www.fastcoexist.com/3059588/this-brilliant-toy-turns-lego-bricks-into-a-tool-for-learning-braille 5 Apps to Transform Teaching and Personalize Learning http://www.edutopia.org/blog/apps-transform-teaching-personalize-learning-ann-feldmann Draw Your Own Illustrations, Clipart & Avatars http://learninginhand.com/blog/draw ClassKick Update http://www.classkick.com/ Schoology http://schoology.com Tricider http://www.tricider.com/ http://www.tricider.com/brainstorming/35YT8M8SKZp Osmo Coding https://www.playosmo.com/?r=5903871977193472 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge http://www.scholastic.com/ups/campaigns/src-2016 Other challenges: Pizza Hut (http://www.bookitprogram.com/summer/) Barnes and Noble (http://www.barnesandnoble.com/b/summer-reading/_/N-rs9) Newsela (http://support.newsela.com/hc/en-us/articles/208874926-Camp-Newsela) For adults: Penguin/Random House Summer Reading Challenge (http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/book-club-summer-reading-readingchallenge1.jpg) podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 00128 TCT – Name that Tune! http://techchicktips.net/2016/03/01/00128-tct-name-that-tune/ Tue, 01 Mar 2016 17:50:29 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=718 1:06:09 Ozobot http://ozobot.com/ Dash & Dot https://www.makewonder.com/ -also works with Tickle App https://tickleapp.com/ Osmo https://www.playosmo.com/?r=5903871977193472 Use this referral link for $5 off! Tiggly http://www.tiggly.com/ Make your Face[...] Ozobot http://ozobot.com/ Dash & Dot https://www.makewonder.com/ -also works with Tickle App https://tickleapp.com/ Osmo https://www.playosmo.com/?r=5903871977193472 Use this referral link for $5 off! Tiggly http://www.tiggly.com/ Make your Face in 3D http://funky3dfaces.com/ What is 3D Printing? http://3dprint.com/82272/what-3d-printing-works/ Buying a 3D Printer http://3dprint.com/80624/buying-3d-printer/ Dremel (https://3dprinter.dremel.com/) Formlab (http://formlabs.com/) Mattel http://techcrunch.com/2016/02/15/mattel-unveils-thingmaker-a-300-3d-printer-that-lets-kids-make-their-own-toys/ Pen Pal Schools https://www.penpalschools.com/ The Internet Ruined My Life (starts Mar 9) http://www.syfy.com/theinternetruinedmylife -Reminder: Great resources for Digital Citizenship at Common Sense Media! https://www.commonsensemedia.org/social-media Best video editing apps for iPhone and iPad http://www.cultofmac.com/408993/best-video-editing-apps-for-iphone-and-ipad/ podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 00127 TCT – Let’s DO This Thing! http://techchicktips.net/2016/01/17/00127-tct-lets-do-this-thing/ Mon, 18 Jan 2016 03:13:20 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=712 0:41:47 We decided to need to … instead of get off the pot. So here we are! Hopefully we still have a few listeners… Mom? Dad? Anyone? ISTE Standards for Students Draft https://www.iste.org/explore/articleDetail?articleid=645&category=ISTE-C[...] We decided to need to … instead of get off the pot. So here we are! Hopefully we still have a few listeners… Mom? Dad? Anyone? ISTE Standards for Students Draft https://www.iste.org/explore/articleDetail?articleid=645&category=ISTE-Connects-blog&article</p> Star Wars DC Posters http://www.mrskarpiuk.com/made-free-star-wars-inspired-digital-citizenship-posters/ Nearpod Revisited http://nearpod.com ClassKick http://www.classkick.com/ Sites for Sources Images on the iPad http://www.redjumper.net/blog/2015/12/the-top-5-sources-for-images-and-photos-on-your-ipad/ NYPL Release of Images http://www.theverge.com/2016/1/6/10723680/nyc-library-public-domain-images-digital H&R Block Budget Challenge http://www.hrblockdollarsandsense.com/ 50 iPad Apps for Struggling Readers and Writers http://www.teachthought.com/pedagogy/literacy/50-popular-ipad-apps-for-struggling-readers-writers/ 10 Google Add-Ons for Teachers http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2015/12/10-good-google-docs-sheets-and-forms.html 5 Makerspace Books You Need to Read http://knowledgequest.aasl.org/5-makerspace-books-need-read/ What Was There http://www.whatwasthere.com/ History Pin https://www.historypin.org/en/ Pixar in a Box http://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2015/09/03/pixar-in-a-box-teaches-math-through-real-animation-challenges/ https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/pixar/ Don’t forget to like us on Facebook to get a LOT more regular content! https://www.facebook.com/Tech-Chick-Tips-170602709625004/ podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 0118 TCT – We came, we seesawed, we conquered http://techchicktips.net/2015/05/16/0118-tct-we-came-we-seesawed-we-conquered/ Sun, 17 May 2015 05:33:18 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=707 0:34:11 What? You thought we were gone? So silly! We’re here! Podcasting away! Thanks to Willie of Just2Techies for the nudge. And Shannon, you nudged, too, we know. So thanks! Just a few links we thought you’d like! Don’t forget to like u[...] What? You thought we were gone? So silly! We’re here! Podcasting away! Thanks to Willie of Just2Techies for the nudge. And Shannon, you nudged, too, we know. So thanks! Just a few links we thought you’d like! Don’t forget to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tech-Chick-Tips/170602709625004)! We post quite regularly there. Vocaroo http://vocaroo.com/ Clyp https://clyp.it/ Storyboard That https://www.storyboardthat.com/ Seesaw http://web.seesaw.me/ Tickle https://tickleapp.com/ Apple Watch http://www.wareable.com/apple-watch/best-apple-watch-apps-832 http://www.macrumors.com/2015/04/28/apple-watch-tips-tricks/ podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 0111 TCT – We are Tomorrow! Tomorrow! http://techchicktips.net/2014/07/26/0111-tct-we-are-tomorrow-tomorrow/ Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:26:24 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=701 0:49:23 We did not fall off the face of the planet. Well, you can’t actually DO that but of course we meant figuratively. We are here! We are here! We’ve got a lot going on, as usual, but we eeked out another podcast! Yay! We’re really exc[...] We did not fall off the face of the planet. Well, you can’t actually DO that but of course we meant figuratively. We are here! We are here! We’ve got a lot going on, as usual, but we eeked out another podcast! Yay! We’re really excited to share these resources with you and want to thank you for sticking with us. Like us on Facebook for all kinds of resources in between podcasts! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tech-Chick-Tips/170602709625004?ref=hl Why Tablets are Great for the Classroom http://www.edudemic.com/why-tablets-are-great-for-classrooms/ The Literature Network http://www.online-literature.com/ ChangeMakrs http://www.changemakrs.com/ FREE Digital Citizenship iBooks from CommonSense Media http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/blog/announcing-our-free-ibooks-textbooks The Ultimate Word Wall with ThingLink & Padlet http://d97cooltools.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-ultimate-word-wall-weaving-thinglin.html#.U9LON4BdWK0 Padlet http://padlet.com/ ThingLink https://www.thinglink.com/ EdShelf https://edshelf.com/ http://bit.ly/ksedshelf AUP vs. EUP http://dangerouslyirrelevant.org/2014/03/instead-of-an-aup-how-about-an-eup-empowered-use-policy.html 22 Rules of Storytelling by Pixar http://www.advicetowriters.com/home/2014/3/11/22-rules-of-storytelling-from-pixar.html PixiClip http://www.pixiclip.com/beta/ Quick Picture Tools http://www.quickpicturetools.com/ Yapp https://www.yapp.us Sched http://sched.org/ The DIY World of Maker Tools and Their Users http://www.edutopia.org/blog/maker-tools-and-their-uses-vicki-davis Teaching Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE ‘14 http://www.edutopia.org/blog/teach-coding-classroom-resources-iste-14 Sylvia’s Super Awesome Maker Show! http://sylviashow.com/episodes/s1/e1/full/drawdio Makerbot Thingverse http://www.thingiverse.com/ Apps Kodable http://www.kodable.com/ Write About This http://www.writeaboutapp.com/ Tell About This http://www.tellaboutapp.com/ DragonBox Elements http://wewanttoknow.com/elements/ Elevate http://elevateapp.com/ podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 0110 TCT – Dry Binary Tacos http://techchicktips.net/2014/03/10/0110-tct-dry-binary-tacos/ Mon, 10 Mar 2014 18:37:48 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=695 0:30:21 Quozio http://quozio.com/ Bulk QR Codes http://qrexplore.com/generate/ BlubbrTV https://www.blubbr.tv/ Kahoot! https://getkahoot.com/ Plickers http://plickers.com Comet Docs http://www.cometdocs.com/ EdTech Cheat Sheet http://www.educatorstechnology[...] Quozio http://quozio.com/ Bulk QR Codes http://qrexplore.com/generate/ BlubbrTV https://www.blubbr.tv/ Kahoot! https://getkahoot.com/ Plickers http://plickers.com Comet Docs http://www.cometdocs.com/ EdTech Cheat Sheet http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/07/ed-tech-cheat-sheet-every-educator.html Comparison of Five Backchannels http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/02/a-quick-comparison-of-five-popular.html?m=1 Free Financial Literacy Instruction http://lifehacker.com/wall-street-survivor-teaches-everything-you-need-to-kno-1526000990 More Math Sites — 53 to be exact http://seekoutlearning.blogspot.com/2014/02/50-great-math-websites-for-students-of.html Influence of Apps on Education http://www.eschoolnews.com/2014/02/14/infographic-apps-education-729/2/ Creativity on the Run http://www.edutopia.org/blog/apps-for-creativity-diane-darrow Apps Buzz Monster $5.99 (iPad only) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/buzz-monster/id694941356?mt=8 Elements 4D Free (iPod only) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/elements-4d-by-daqri/id782713582?mt=8 http://daqri.com/elements4D-mobile/ (to print the cubes) podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 0109 TCT – Happy New Year! http://techchicktips.net/2014/02/27/0109-tct-happy-new-year/ Fri, 28 Feb 2014 00:43:01 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=691 0:37:30 Nanoogo http://www.nanoogo.com/ Highlighter http://highlighter.com/ OneTab http://www.one-tab.com/ Newsela http://newsela.com/ PBS NewsHour Extra http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/ Google Research Template http://d97cooltools.blogspot.ca/2013/06/go[...] Nanoogo http://www.nanoogo.com/ Highlighter http://highlighter.com/ OneTab http://www.one-tab.com/ Newsela http://newsela.com/ PBS NewsHour Extra http://www.pbs.org/newshour/extra/ Google Research Template http://d97cooltools.blogspot.ca/2013/06/google-docs-research-template-stepping.html#more Library of Creative Commons Images http://blog.wellcomelibrary.org/2014/01/thousands-of-years-of-visual-culture-made-free-through-wellcome-images/# Reusable Images for Students http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2013/12/more-than-million-free-public-domain.html Glimpses Into History http://www.glimpsesintohistory.com/ Free Books http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/01/read-and-download-250-art-books-from.html#.Uuq1f3dHCGo Free Math Resources/Apps http://www.mathlearningcenter.org/resources/tools Apps YAKiT Free (iPod) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/yakit-make-any-photo-talk/id634537542?mt=8 YAKiT Kids Free (iPod) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/yakit-kids/id794546203?mt=8 Quizzative Free (iPod/iPad) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quizzitive-merriam-webster/id645814720?mt=8 podcast Two Tech Chicks no no 0108 TCT – A long time coming… http://techchicktips.net/2013/11/07/0108-tct-a-long-time-coming/ Fri, 08 Nov 2013 04:39:21 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=686 0:52:16 Where We’ve Been: TCCA BUTC Thanks to Edmodo for helping us share resources! Technology Research (Ages 0-8) http://www.commonsensemedia.org/zero-to-eight-2013-infographic Evolution of Educational Technology Infographic http://elearninginfographic[...] Where We’ve Been: TCCA BUTC Thanks to Edmodo for helping us share resources! Technology Research (Ages 0-8) http://www.commonsensemedia.org/zero-to-eight-2013-infographic Evolution of Educational Technology Infographic http://elearninginfographics.com/the-evolution-of-educational-technology-infographic/ Infographics for the Classroom Kit http://www.infographics-edkit.com/index.html How to Integrate Technology When Nothing Works http://thecornerstoneforteachers.com/2013/06/how-to-integrate-technology-when-nothing-works-right.html 20 Basic Rules for Digital Citizenship http://www.teachthought.com/technology/20-basic-rules-for-digital-citizenship/ Mavericks Summary http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/124541-os-x-mavericks-tips-and-tricks-here-s-what-your-mac-can-do-now Siri in OS 7 http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/do-more-with-siri-using-the-new-ios-7-siri-commands/ Sight Word Bingo w/ Audio QR Codes http://technologyinearlychildhood.com/2013/05/07/audio-qr-codes-sight-word-bingo/ Prey (open source tracking software) http://preyproject.com/ Adobe Creativity http://www.adobe.com/education/creativity-in-education.html Hour of Code Week http://csedweek.org/ Code Day http://codeday.org/ Edutopia Articles http://www.edutopia.org/blog/coding-new-foreign-language-requirement-helen-mowers http://www.edutopia.org/blog/7-apps-teaching-children-coding-anna-adam Ted-Ed Beta (Lessons Worth Sharing) http://ed.ted.com/lessons/introducing-ted-ed-lessons-worth-sharing Class Messenger http://classmessenger.com Sketchlot http://www.sketchlot.com/ Incredibox http://www.incredibox.com/ DuoLingo http://www.duolingo.com/ Apps Heads Up .99 (iPod/iPad/Android) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/heads-up!/id623592465?mt=8 https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wb.headsup&hl=en Charades: Guess the Word…for Kids Free (iPod/iPad/Android) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/charades!-guess-word-or-phrase/id663084496?mt=8 https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.fatchicken007.headsupcharadeskids Quick Math+ $1.99 (iPod/iPad) https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/quick-math+/id703287370?mt=8 podcast Two Tech Chicks no no Exhausted and Excited! Resources for TCCA! http://techchicktips.net/2013/10/20/exhausted-and-excited-resources-for-tcca/ Sun, 20 Oct 2013 20:12:09 +0000 http://techchicktips.net/?p=678