A Magazine Is an iPad That Does Not Work (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXV-yaFmQNk?rel=0&w=570&h=320] YouTube video description: Technology codes our minds, changes our OS. Apple products have done this extensively. The video shows how magazines are now useless and impossible to understand, for digital natives. It shows real...

Identity and Instagram (or any other social media platform)

Where do we find identity? How is our identity shaped? In whom is our identity formed? These are pertinent questions for your middle school and high school student. And they are always asking the big...

How To Use Emoticons [infographic]

In person, non-verbal cues and facial expressions communicate the necessary emotion to the conversant parties. In other words, for the most part, people don't get offended when we say something in person because we can...

WI Kids Camp 2012 Director Video Introduction

[vimeo 43128390 w=570 h=428] This is a video I made to introduce myself to the WI Kids Camp 2012 staff. I placed it on our webpage that contained our training materials. It's amazing the wonderful media...

What’s Better? Facebook or Real Life? Video

This video pokes fun at engaging life through Facebook or outside activity. Toyota is cleverly advertising an "active" lifestyle of an empty-nested couple (who are "out" with their friends hiking and biking) versus the "inactive"...

Rules of the Internet for Digital Kids

Common Sense Rules Guard your privacy Protect your reputation Nothing is private online Assume everyone is watching Apply the Golden Rule Watch the clock Choose wisely Don't hide Think about what you see Be smart and safe [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd520wZZGDE?rel=0] HT Digital Kids Initiative via Common Sense Media source...

Word Cloud 2

I really like this web app. This week's Wordle cloud.

It’s a Book! (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4BK_2VULCU?rel=0] Funny. I don't think we are quite in danger of losing books, yet. However, the more our children interact with "screens" rather than "paper", I wonder if this will be more applicable in...

Facebook Stats by the Numbers

via ChurchMag

Word Clouds

I came across this website called Wordle. With Wordle you can insert any number of words and text that you wish and it will generate a conglomeration of those words in any color, size,...

Shine | David Crowder Band (video)

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8cAU475dQo?rel=0&w=570&h=350] What a neat video and a great song! source YouTube

Conception to Birth Visualized TED Video

Unbelievable! I've seen neat graphics and photographs of the different stages of prenatal development, but never an imaging video like this. Simply amazing! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKyljukBE70?rel=0] My favorite part of the presentation was when the presenter said: "...it...