Definition - Web 2.0 encapsulates the idea of the proliferation of interconnectivity and interactivity of web-delivered content.
from Wikipedia


http://web2tutorial.wikispaces.com/

Examples - Google, iGoogle (and all its parts), Blogs, Flickr, YouTube, eBay, Wikis, del.icio.us, Skype, Twitter, Facebook, podcasting, and lots, lots more!

Social Media in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store



Podcasting in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store

Using Podcasting in Your Classroom:
2nd language classes, poetry readings, spelling lists, character education,


Twitter from The Commoncraft Store

Click here to read 9 reasons why teachers might want to use twitter.
Visit Twitter


Online Photo Sharing in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store

Examples:
  1. Flickr
  2. Shutterfly
  3. photobucket



Blogs in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store

Using Blogs in Your Classroom:
  • reflect on their reading or classroom discussions.
  • investigate topics online and then report on their research.
  • record group progress on a project.
  • talk about shared classroom experiences.
  • copy and paste thought-provoking quotes from other blogs, and then offer their own thoughts on the topic.
  • ask professional writers to edit their blogs, or provide feedback.
Blogging Examples:
http://mrsmbreen.edublogs.org/
http://tomahawktales.blogspot.com/
http://thediaryofannefrank.blogspot.com/
http://grapesofwrath2.learnerblogs.org/__


Social Bookmarking in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store

Using Social Bookmarking in Your Classroom:


Social Networking in Plain English from The Commoncraft Store

Social Networking in Education
Examples:
http://www.myspace.com
http://www.facebook.com

Should teachers use Facebook?
Click here to learn more.
Click here to join the discussion.



Wikis in Plain English
from The Commoncraft Store


Using Wikis in Your Classroom




Google Docs


Google Docs for Educators

The Ultimate Web 2.0 Toolkit

Goomoodleikiogs
Goomoodleikiogs in Plain English
from The Commoncraft Store


Goomoodleikiogs 4 Students