Digital Doorways


        

Digital Doorways 2016       


What Can I Learn?

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Check out these tools Feb. 16-18.


Join us in the library on Friday 2/19

to debrief with Treats and Tech talk

 

Nearpod:   

Overview 

Nearpod allows teachers to create digital lesson plans, share it with students during class, and track individual progress. Lessons are comprised of teacher-created slides that can include text, video, images, websites, questions, quizzes, polls, and  assignments. 

Tutorials and Resources 

 

Quizalize: 

Introduction Video

Generate your own quizzes or pick one from the Quizalize Marketplace, and then track student progress with instant assessments for personalized learning on a laptop, tablet or smartphone. 

Overview of Quizalize from FreeTech4Teachers 

and update including video that describes how to create, distribute, and track quiz games

 

Quizalize Teacher Guide

Kami: 

 

Kami App Demo

View files in a browser and underline, highlight, comment and collaborate. Use it to talk to the text for current events and more. 

Kami from the Chrome Web Store 

 

What is Kami?

Zondle: 

 

Why Zondle?

 Give quizzes that grade themselves while keeping students engaged  Zondle Team Play Guide and Supporting Materials 

Google Classroom: 

Overview

Classroom helps teachers save time, keep classes organized, and improve communication with students. 

Google Classroom Resource Page:

 

Plickers: 

 

Plickers lets you poll your class for free, without the need for student devices.  Plickers Cards to print 

Flipped Classroom: 

Overview:

 Deliver content via videos or readings outside of class and use class time for activities, extensions, reteaching and more 

QR Codes: 

QR, or Quick Response codes, are two-dimensional barcodes that can be read using smartphones, tablets, laptops and dedicated QR reading devices. They link directly to articles, emails, websites, videos, and more to allow students to scan and quickly access your content 

QR Code Generator Chrome Apps

 

Ka

ywa QR Code Generator 

 

Goo.gl:

Creates short urls and generates a QR Code

 

Vicki Davis on QR Code implementation

Poll Everywhere

 


Audience response system that uses mobile phones, twitter, and the web

Take the Tour: How it works

 

Guide

 

Best Practices

Socrative

 


Socrative is a cloud-based student response system developed in 2010 by Boston-based graduate school students. It allows teachers to create simple quizzes that students can take quickly on laptops – or, more often, via classroom tablet computers or their own smartphones. 

Socrative User Guide

Photo Math

 

PhotoMath reads and solves mathematical problems by using the camera of your mobile device in real-time. It makes math easy and simple by educating users how to solve problems.  

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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