Lease this WebApp and get rid of the ads.
Robyn Pickering
Ease of Links
Tue Jul 9, 2013 21:35
99.114.145.146

Typing in URLs and Web Addresses is hard no matter the grade level. I know I spend a good fifteen minutes of technology based lessons helping students type in the address properly. I think you and Heather have the right idea of how to use these social bookmarking sites for students. It would make a webquest much easier for students. They could easily click on the pins for each component.

  • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Lindsay Aaron, Tue Jul 9 15:27
    Heather, I too use Symbaloo. It has been a life saver. It helps me keep my students on track and ensuring they are on appropriate websites. The students really worked well with the Symbaloo. They... more
    • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 10 14:53
      Lindsay, I also use symbaloo but I haven't thought about using it with my students. I use our county site when they have resources for us to use. This would definitely be a way to let students have... more
      • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Lindsay Aaron, Wed Jul 10 15:45
        It has been the best thing to use with my students. They can choose the site they want to go to for reading or math. I have noticed fewer interruptions in my guided reading time that relate to... more
        • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Natalie Kabel, Wed Jul 10 15:58
          Does Symbaloo allow for differentiated instruction? Does each child know where they are supposed to go for their specific instruction? I haven't done a whole lot of work looking into Symabloo yet but ... more
          • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Lindsay Aaron, Wed Jul 10 18:15
            Yes it does. You can group your stuff together anyway you would like. I color code my icons based on subject. I think first graders can use it! I would be happy to show you!!
            • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Natalie Kabel, Thu Jul 11 13:58
              That would be great! Can you send me a link to your symabloo account?
              • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Lindsay Aaron , Thu Jul 11 22:40
                I am not sure exactly how to send you a link to my personal Symbaloos. I can send you a link to other Symbaloos I follow/link to mine. I can also Skype you a screen shot of my personal Symbaloo! Let... more
                • Re: Social Bookmarking posts - Natalie Kabel, Mon Jul 15 20:29
                  That would be great! Can you screen shot me a symbaloo? Or can you send me a link? Either one would work!
    • Ease of Links - Robyn Pickering, Tue Jul 9 21:35
    • RE: Lindsay Aaron - Heather Fisher, Tue Jul 9 21:31
      Lindsay, What kind of sites do you have on your Symbaloo for your students?
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