Authentic materials and technology

Review the following resources available for implementing internet-based activities within your own teaching context:

  1. wikis
  2. blogs
  3. podcasts/videocasts
  4. webquests
Which of these resources would be most appropriate in your own teaching context? Find examples of how other teachers are using these resources in their own classes (including the link to these pages), and state what you like about these sites (i.e., organization, content, design, etc.). Include at least five examples (along with their respective links).


Top 100 educational blogs

Educational wikis

The Education Podcast Network (EPN)

Podcasts Videocasts Wiki

Zunal (examples of webquests)

Collecta (real-time search engine)