Skype in the Classroom

Room 203

Presenter:

Catherine Laguna, Milford Middle School, Quakertown, PA

Science and Mathematics

Description:

Collaborate, connect, and create new experiences for your students using Skype and other tools. In this session we will describe ways that Skype and other platforms were used to connect students with expert guest speakers and other students around the world. Begin developing your own plan to use in your classroom this year!

Outline of Presentation:

  • The Online Science Fair
  • Connecting with Pen Pals at the Element Social
  • Learning about Oil Spills
  • Setting up a Skype Account
  • Platforms for Connecting with Other Teachers
  • Planning Your Own Project

Resources:

The Online Science Fair
Oil Spill Clean Up
Classroom 2.0
Skype in the Classroom
Voice Thread