Welcome to Mission Possible: Web 2.0.

Your mission is to explore, discover and teach your classmates about one of the following Web 2.0 tools and explain the educational value of the tool.

  • Google Shared Documents
  • Shared bookmarks: Del.icio.us, Furl
  • Content sharing: Voicethread, Our Story
  • Fun Applications: Toon Doo, Voki
  • Photo Sharing: Flicker and Flicker Tools
  • Mindmapping tools: Inspiration, Freemind
  • Online Polls/Social Networking: Poll Daddy, Ning
  • Audo editing and podcasting: Audacity and Odeo
  • Photo slideshows: PhotoStory 3 w/ YouTube
  • RSS: iGoogle, Bloglines

Please cover the following items on your wiki page:
  1. Describe your tool(s). What is it used for?
  2. Describe how to use your tool? Do you need an account? Is it online or a software program? What are the advantages/disadvantages of using this tool?
  3. How can we use this tool for educational purposes?
  4. Create a sample using your tool. For example, make a voicethread explaining "what is Voicethread".
  5. Give examples of other similiar tools. Do you have a preference?
  6. Write an evaluation of the tool. Is it easy to use? How difficult is it to figure out?
  7. Embed your sample on your wiki page.
Please cite your sources and give credit where you got your information, images or embedded objects.