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Chapter 7: Fun With Flickr
Chapter 7: Web 2.0 Discussion Projects
Chapter 10: What it All Means
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Documentation for QR Code Assignment
Setting Up Your Profile
Chapter 5 QR Codes
Web Tool of the Week: QR Codes
So What are QR Codes:
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QR Codes explained by Common Craft
QR Codes or (Quick Response Codes) are appearing everywhere - from magazines, various retail environments for digital marketing purposes, clothes, business card, mailers, I even saw one on my billing statements!
To scan/view these QR Codes, you simply download a free app to your smartphone.
my favorite ones but of course there are a
slew of others
which will do the trick. Once downloaded, you point your phone's camera to the QR Code and scan. The QR Code is very versatile as it will allow you to create QR Codes for the following:
URL / Web Address
Contact information (name, address, phone number, e-mail addresses, etc)
SMS / Text Details ( includes your number and a short text)
So now that you have a QR Code reader, what do you use to create these codes? There are many QR Code Generators and most of them overall are pretty good. Please visit my delicious bookmarks to learn more about these
QR Codes Generators
You probably are thinking...How can this be used in the classroom?
There are numerous ways to integrate QR Codes in the classroom to engage your students. Please visit my delicious bookmarks on
QR Codes in the Classroom
or My Pinterest board:
Qrazy for QR Codes
: to see how teachers are utilizing this wonderful app tool!
Download a QR Code reader to your smartphone. If you do not have a smartphone, please check with your campus faciltiator to see if you could borrow an itouch to complete this assignment.
After viewing/reading ways teachers have utilized QR Codes in the classroom, How could you utilize QR Codes in your classroom? Please submit your ideas (choose the text option in a QR Code Generator) in a QR Code and
post it on this wiki page
Teachers Guide on The Use of QR Codes in The Classroom
My Pinterest board:
Qrazy for QR Codes
7 thing to know about QR Codes.pdf
help on how to format text
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