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Book Marking Sites

Booking Marking Sites:

Social bookmarking services that allow you to tag search yours or others (social aspect) and allow you to have from any computer (just a way to save your favorites to share with others.

Delicious Booking Marking:  http://delicious.com/

Diigo Bookmarking: http://www.diigo.com/  Collect and organize anything: bookmarks, highlights, notes, screenshots, pictures, docs, and audio

Diigo Tutorial: http://www.slideshare.net/cliotech/diigo-tutorial-presentation

Diigo Examples: http://www.brighthub.com/education/k-12/articles/62228.aspx?image=62537


Portaportal:  Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets you store links to your favorite websites online that is password protected, but can allow guest access and you can set up subject categories to sort   http://www.portaportal.com/

Portaportal Tutorial:  http://voicethread.com/?#q.b6488.i48192

How to Create Your Own Portaportal Site: http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/techresources/Portaportal/portaportal.htm



Portaportal Examples:

Here is my Elementary Site: http://guest.portaportal.com/barretttd


Check out RCPS Hotlist of Sites---you can find links to numerous grade levels portals that is the level our your class   http://www.rockingham.k12.va.us/hotlists/hotlists.htm



Stumble Upon http://www.stumbleupon.com/

The beauty of StumbleUpon, to my mind: you are able to take advantage of a vast network of dedicated Web searchers who are finding utterly brilliant sites and sharing them with you.  You can join for free.


Mixx http://www.mixx.com  

Mixx offers up an eclectic mix of all sorts of bookmarkable content; anything from videos to news to popular stories can be found here. Just pick a category and you'll be able to find lots of stuff that might merit a bookmark of your own.


ikeepbookmarks: http://www.ikeepbookmarks.com/

Site allows you to upload, and keep, your bookmarks on the web for free. You can access them at any time, from any computer... anywhere!



Teachers who inspire know that teaching is like cultivating a garden, and those who would have nothing to do with thorns must never attempt to gather flowers.  ~Author Unknown