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Pages and Files
Toni Theisen info
Conference Handouts, ppt, resources
ACTFL 21st Century Skills Map
ACTFL 21st Century Skills Map
ACTFL 21st Century Skills Map on ACTFL site
Technology and Resources
Technology to enhance communication
Integrating technology to enhance communication session
Three modes of communication
Resources for locating images and photos
Using pictures to create activities
Using and creating videos
Tech to record voice or use computer generated voice
Tech to enhance Presentational communication
Other great tools to impact learning
TSD Learner Targets
Toni Theisen's wikispaces
Integrated Performance Assessment (IPA)
What is an Integrated Performance Assessment?
Toni Theisen's IPA examples
Andrea Henderson's IPA examples
STARTALK Thematic Assessment Examples
Passport to Success: Assessment CCFLT 2012
Thompson School District Rubrics
Rubrics (scoring guides)
Thompson School District WL Standards Wiki
Designing learning activities, assessments in the three modes
CSSFL ACTFL Can-Do_Statements
Differentiated Instruction in Elementary
Theisen Conference presentations
Past conference and workshops presentations
NADSFL Leadership Academy 2012
ACTFL TOY 2009
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ACTFL 21st century skills document:
ACTFL 2012 P-21 worldlanguages skills map.pdf
Assessment in the 3 modes-Resources from Wisconsin
Cool Tools for School
-lots of links and examples to tech tools so teachers can give students choices
ACTFL proficiency guidelines revised 2012
What is proficiency?
Resources from Greg Duncan
World Languages Tech:
lots of resources, activities and helpful links to give students choices
ACTFL-Alignment of Common Core ELA standards with the 5 C's:
ACTFL Aligning Common core ELA with WL Language Standards 2012.pdf
P21 Common Core Toolkit:A Guide to Aligning the Common Core State Standards with the Framework for 21st Century Skills:
Sample of an activity aligned with common core
Thanks @ Amy Kelly-Graham Twitter:
The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should have.
CCSSO/ Asia Society/Edsteps:
Educating for global Competence:Preparing our youth to engage the world.
CCSSO Partnership for Global Learning.pdf
Global competencies matrices:
Sample of our WL district curriculum wiki
Sample of our UbD units (attention-we have the 4 C's-communities integrated)
iPad apps 4 Teachers
The world in your pocket-apps for language classes
--Thanks @Melinda Larson-Horne. Twitter @melindamlarson
provides a safe and easy way for your class to connect and collaborate, share content, and access homework, grades and school notices.
TES Teaching resources-UK
Teaching Resources is where teachers share and download free lesson plans, classroom resources, revision guides and curriculum worksheet. (From the UK. All content areas so search for language resources. You can add
Connecting with students and classes around the world
Scroll down the page. Look at menu on the left hand side until you see this category.
Many uses of Google docs-
A very easy guide
Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education
Google docs official site
(you will need to create a Google email account-Free)
Step-by-Step How to use Google Docs site
use Google Drive to share/store files virtually
Keep a record of dept. meeting notes and minutes as well as share them.
Collaborative projects such as creating activities for class, designing assessments, building rubrics, etc. This way participants can work at remote locations, together, anytime, anywhere.
Share dept updates with administrators.
Use Google Drive to share/store files, docs, pdf, etc. virtually
A website resource:
(Go to Educational wikispace if you are using it for class-means no ads)
How to make a wikispace
How to make a wikispace 2011.pdf
See how I have organized my district's WL work
Keep a department/district resource wiki
Load up resources for parents and students
Share student work
Collaborate with other teachers on a project
Students can collaborate
Help teachers create a wiki if they don't have an opportunity to have a website
-iPad app, too
NADSFL summer dropbox link
(I have loaded the handouts here)
Use to share/store files, etc. virtually (because keeping track of emails and attachments is crazy!)
If you have a big document or a large ppt,too big to send, then Dropbox is a solution.
Both of these sites are virtual bulletin boards
Sharing articles and information as a curator of information
Coming soon: Educlipper
More on Educlipper
See example and information above.
Sharing powerpoints and documents-view without downloading
: share ppt as well as search ppt for resources
: load up documents to share on a site: scroll and read.
Easy as registering and uploading
Makes it easy to share
Notes, reminders, taking notes at a session, etc.
Access it on any computer
App available for phone and iPad
(those things that look like the scanner codes on foods when you go to the grocery store
QR code maker
(there are many-Google qr code maker)
QR code reader
for phone or tablet (there are many)
Direct teachers to links, messages, etc.
Train teachers to use in class
R codes in classroom: 50 Interesting ways to use QR codes to support learning
help on how to format text
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