Gold - Investigating Symbaloo

3. My Digital Life - Gold Quest Investigations

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What goes wrong in this animated web research assignment?


During this Quest, you are going to learn how to save, organize and share your bookmarks in the Cloud using Symbaloo so they can be retrieved on any computer or device. Completing the steps will prepare you for your assignment in Gold Quest Bookmarking in the Cloud.

Key Vocabulary

Webmix: A webmix is a collection of different web resources.

Tile: A tile is an individual square in Symbaloo that represents a bookmark and is hyperlinked to a web page. 

I Can Statement

  • create a webmix in Symbaloo


1. Watch the following video tutorial about Symbaloo. You may find it helpful to download and view this tutorial document provided as a pdf. Open Symbaloo in a separate tab or new window so you can try out the steps shown in the tutorial video below or use this direct link.

Completing this Quest

By completing this Quest you are certifying that you have created a Symbaloo account and learned how to create and share bookmarks in the Cloud.

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Competencies & Standards

MITECS   Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students
1. Empowered Learner
d. Understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies, are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies

3. Knowledge Constructor
c. Curate information from digital resources using a variety of tools and methods

Common Core Standards

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.2 Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.4 Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.