This tool could be useful in the classroom because it is a lot like digital painting on Photoshop, which is what many digital artists use today. It will help them to get use to using the similar tools available. It is also a good way to use technology to make art.
Lets Crate is a really easy way to share files with others. Just select a crate, drag and drop as many files as you want into the crate, then share with the people you want to share them with. Lets Crate provides a short URL to make it easy to use.
Lets crate would be a good tool to use in my art class because it would allow student to turn in digital work to me in a simple easy way. It would also allow the students to share their work with class mates.
This tool is helpful in any photography project. It will also be helpful with projects that require pixilation like one of my paint swatch lessons that is designed to teach students about color blending.
Tubechop could be useful in my classroom to show examples of how a project is done. It could also be useful for art history or educational information that would go with the section I am teaching.
This tool would be useful in my class to show students previous student work as examples for the next project they will be doing. Since art students are often visual it helps to see what they are suppose to be making.
This could be used in art class to allow younger kids to be creative using technology. Often kids are intimidated by a blank piece of paper but with this tool it would be in a different setting and may not be so scary.
Creating a comic strip would allow them to be artistic and creative while also using their writing skills. On top of using writing skills, students could base there comic on a historical event to incorporate cross curriculum in two ways.
This tool could be used for students to design there own brochures for the events they are involved in. It could also be used by the teacher to create weekly or monthly newsletters to parents.
This web builder would be an easy-to-use tool for teachers who want to setup a class website. It could be used to keep parents updated and let them see what there kids are learning.
Glogster allows you to combine images, videos, music, photos, and audio to create a multimedia page. The canvas freedom allows students to be expressive and creative. Some of the tools available include mix text, graphics, and more.
This tool could be used as a more exciting way for student to share research with one another. It is visually pleasing and would help students get excited about learning.