YouTube and TeacherTube are both blocked by Bess our webfilter so I am not able to complete this portion at work. I did spend about an hour tonight looking through the recommended videos on YouTube; I particularly enjoyed The March of the Librarians a parody of The March of the Penguins. I decided to see if I could find a good demonstration of boolean search and found this:
I think it will be useful in explaining effective web searching techniques to students.
I would love to have students do audio or video book reviews and add them to our book discussion blog. I'm working with our Literature and Media teacher to see if this is something we can collaborate on in the future.