Brainstorming allows students to generate and reflect on creative ideas.
FlickrCC Brainstorm by Andy Mangold
FlickrCC Brainstorm by Andy Mangold


Brainstorming Tools:

Graphic Organizer Tool: Bubblus or Bubblus Beta- a collaborative, easy to use, online graphic organizer tool.
Wallwisher is a free sticky note tool you could share with students, so they could submit their ideas.

For Text Brainstorming: TypeWith.me Create a space, invite collaborators, then brainstorm.

Additional Brainstorming Tools

Students will develop a video public service announcement that promotes language learning and provides the audience with compelling reasons why students should be developing proficiency in more than one language!


NETS (National Education Technology Standards) for Students

Standard #2
Communication and Collaboration
Students use digital media and environments to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contribute to the learning of others. Students:
  1. interact, collaborate, and publish with peers, experts, or others employing a variety of digital environments and media.
  2. communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats.
  3. develop cultural understanding and global awareness by engaging with learners of other cultures.
  4. contribute to project teams to produce original works or solve problems.

Global Empathy...Dan Pink...?

Connections:

Around the World in 80 Schools
Flat Classroom Project
Rock Our World
Global Education Conference




Be Creative!

Food for Thought
YouTube's Virtual Choir



This video is not something you could use, but shows creativity and thinking outside the box.

External Link: One Semester of Spanish Love Song