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TECHNOLOGY
Teachers - Please use the following resources to enhance the
use of technology in your classroom!

 
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USEFUL TECHNOLOGY WEBSITES & ACTIVITIES

~ Los Teléfonos Inteligentes - This three page Smart Phone Usage in Spain article with comprehension questions and key will be perfect to enrich students' vocabulary and to get a discussion started about social media in Spanish-speaking countries.

~ Use of Cell Phones and Personality Type - These two video activities and entertaining videos will help facilitate discussion and will motivate students to improve their listening skills.

~ Spanish Social Media Bundle / Las Redes Sociales - This Spanish Social Media Bundle includes a wealth of materials for all intermediate and advanced Spanish classes. Included are three articles that explain the dangers of excessive use of social media as well as the positive effects of social media.

~ El Acoso Escolar - These videos teach about the dangers
of cyberbullying.

~ Antes de Colgar Tu Imagen, Las Profesiones
del Futuro y la Casa del Futuro
These three video activities and entertaining videos teach about the importance of being careful when posting on the Internet, future careers and the cool uses of technology
in houses of the future.

~ El Uso Excesivo de Tecnología / La Obesidad Infantil - This video and video activity teach about the problems of childhood obesity and the excessive use of technology among young people.

~ Mes English - This website has Bingo cards and flash cards (pictures of vocabulary) for vocabulary lists.

~ Mis Cositas Blog - This website thoroughly explains how to do Skype phone calls and how to make your own Voki characters. 

~ Spanish One Social Networking - These are example Spanish One social networking pages that allow students to interact online.

~ Google Voice - Google Voice is an excellent way to create podcasts for your class.  Google Voice also enables teachers to assess student's speaking proficiency levels and it is free!

~ 10 Ways To Make Your iPod a Better Learning Gadget - This article explains  useful ways to bring technology to your classroom with the help of your iPod!

~ K-7: Unified Messaging - The world's leading web-based messaging system that channels your free voicemail directly to your email.  It is an easy tool to use to evaluate students' speaking and it is free!

~ Voki - Teachers and students can create characters, and use them to interact with each other in the target language.

HELPFUL TECHNOLOGY VIDEOS

Luis von Ahn - Creator of Duolingo

¿Cuánto tiempo pasarás con la gente que te importa?

Tú dependes de mí

Textear y conducir

Las buenas noticias pueden esperar

Uso del celular al conducir

Deja de mensajear mientras manejas

La familia digital - The impact of technology on families

Las redes sociales nos dañan

Most Popular Social Networks 2003 - 2019

Yo gugleo

Los adolescentes y las redes sociales

Las ventajas y las desventajas de las redes sociales

Redes sociales - estadísticas y reelevancia

Las redes sociales, documental

Datos impactantes de la evolución de la tecnología

Contra el reloj: Día del internet

Ten cuidado con lo que compartes

Redes sociales y privacidad:
Cuida lo que publicas sobre los demás

Los riesgos de las redes sociales

Piensa antes de publicar...

¿Sabes con quién hablan tus hijos?

¿Usas el celular para estar siempre disponible?
Conexión controlada


¿Para qué sirven las redes sociales?

Desconecta

La triste realidad de nuestra situación actual
(Adictos al Smartphone)

¿Eres un adicto al móvil?

Gen Digital: Comparte, conecta e incluye.

¡Tribu Movistar, para chatear y usar tus redes sociales
favoritas todo el tiempo!

El trabajo del futuro - ¿Por qué usar las redes sociales?

"Adicto a tus redes" por Tito El Bambino y Nicky Jam

"Adicto a tus redes" por Tito El Bambino y Nicky Jam (letra)

"Contéstame el teléfono" por Alexis y Fido

"Contéstame el teléfono" por Alexis y Fido (letra)

Life without a cell phone

Vida en los 90 antes de los celulares

Caídas graciosas por usar celular

Diez situaciones graciosas que muestran cómo
el internet ha cambiado nuestras vidas

The mobile phone / cell phone words in Spanish

Telephone Conversation in Spanish

Una llamada internacional

Aprender español: Conversaciones telefónicas

Invitar y sugerir por teléfono

Lo bueno cuenta: México compite a nivel mundial
en ciencia y tecnología

The uses and abuses of technology

The importance of disconnecting from technology

How to engage 21st century learners

Basic SMART Board tools

How to change the language in Microsoft Word

How to download video from the Internet

Learn about Wikis in English

Learn about Wikis in Spanish

Did you know? A fascinating look at 21st century learners

Podcuento, Mi ciudad, Barcelona - Interactive Technology

In-flight movie: Buenos Aires - Podcast with images

In-flight movie: Day of the Dead

Learn about podcasting

Learn about Twitter