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    Evaluating Information
    use and evaluate--http://www.wordsift.com/
    http://www.wiredsafety.org/wiredlearning/Evaluation/evalcriteria/index.htm#slide=1
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    Students need to learn how to judge the credibility of the plethora of information they are exposed to on a daily basis. The following resources help with this important step of teaching information fluency.
    Evaluating Websites -Art Wolinsky

    Evaluating Blogs
    Evaluating Blogs - David Warlick
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    http://www.dillon2.k12.sc.us/teachers/searchtoolhandouts/savvysurfers.pdf
    Evaluating Blogs ; also here
    Evaluating Blogs - David Warlick
    Kathy Schrocks's Critical Evaluation Surveys - PDF's for all levels & links to other evaluation sites - extensive!
    Find out your blog's readability level at SMOG - G. Harry McLaughlin
    Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools - Cornell University
    Five criteria for evaluating Web pages - Cornell University
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    Educators are integrating Facebook, Ning, and other sites into K-12 life despite concerns about privacy and behavior
    By Michelle R. Davis
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    Ning- Create your own social network
    MSETMSET, Classroom 2.0, and Educator's
    diigo - Social Bookmarking
    diigo in education - new group to share using diigo as an educational tool
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    facebook - social network
    facebook in education - where educators can figure out the best way they can use facebook

    twitter
    myspace
    - network with constant bits of information
    wefollow - Educational Twitter Users List
    myspace - social network

    Social Networking Goes to School
    Educators are integrating Facebook, Ning, and other sites into K-12 life despite concerns about privacy and behavior
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    MSET and Educator's PLN are great examples of some educational networks.
    diigo - Social Bookmarking
    diigo in education - new group to share using diigo as an educational tool
    Great websites for further discovery on Social Networking:
    Pew Internet and American Life Project - great articles and statistics
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    Presented by Wendy McNeill-McBrien, Media Specialist, Elkridge Landing MS
    What is Social Networking?
    It is an online community with a common interest.

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    popular social networknetworks for kids
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    features for beginners.beginners and VFK offers a pay and free option.
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    Great websites for further discovery on Social Networking:
    Pew Internet and American Life Project - great articles and statistics
    Social Networking List
    Social Networks - a blog about social networks and sites

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    On Locational Privacy, and How to Avoid Losing it Forever
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    Social Networking Goes to School
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    MSET and Educator's PLN are great examples of some educational networks.
    diigo - Social Bookmarking
    Great websites for further discovery on Social Networking:
    Pew Internet and American Life Project - great articles and statistics

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    On Locational Privacy, and How to Avoid Losing it Forever
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    Presented by Wendy McNeill-McBrien, Media Specialist, Elkridge Landing MS
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    Webkinz and Virtual Family Kingdom are two popular social network for kids to begin with. Webkinz offers some great parent controls and limited chat features for beginners.
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    facebook
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    Social Networking Goes to School
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    MSET and Educator's PLN are great examples of some educational networks.
    diigo - Social Bookmarking
    Social Networking
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    On Locational Privacy, and How to Avoid Losing it Forever
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    Blabberize allows you to animate your photos and add audio to bring them to life. It also looks really funny, which makes it a great, engaging tool! (PLEASE NOTE: Blabberize works best if used through the Safari Internet browser).
    blabberize.com
    Here's another great use of Glogster - to embed book reviews, as created by Sasha Miller, Teacher Librarian for middle grades at Discovery Canyon K-12 Campus: http://musingmiller.glogster.com/SBM/
    Check out Doctor Loopy's Hot Dog Book Reviews http://doctorloopy.glogster.com/Hot-Dog-Book-Reviews/
    Doctor Loopy uses crazytalk software to animate the drawings http://www.reallusion.com/crazytalk/

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