Application:
Glogster

What it offers:
Glogster is a visually appealing interactive poster creator. The edu version claims, “A creative, dynamic, and innovative digital outlet that captures learner's excitement for online creations… A private and safe platform, monitored directly by teachers…”

Authentic applications:
· Create a pathfinder to project specific resources using a glog and embed it onto your website.
· Have students create a glog to house multifaceted projects.

Examples of authentic applications:
As a Pathfinder:
Vocabulary Glog (for professional development)
Nineteen Minutes Glog
Wintergirls Glog
Career Research Glog
Reading Olympics 2012 (will add Reading Olympics 2013 titles later)

Lesson Plan:
Literary Glog Projects

Student Projects:
http://rillerareal.glogster.com/glog/
http://alxbrow.glogster.com/AlvinBlacksmith/
http://onewhiteduck.glogster.com/Deerslayer/


Literacy Promotion:
Using Glogster to advertise new books

Helpful Tips:
· If your glog is not supporting text documents, have your students create their document in Google Docs or submit the .doc file to docstoc.com to obtain a URL

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