Enhancing Instruction through Technology March 13, 2012
Homework • ISTE Lesson Plan – save with your name • Poll/Survey Results – from Print Screen/Paste into Word • Drop both assignments: http://dropitto.me/frogers • Password: newberrydrop
One Word Activity • We focused on a lot of useful communication tools last class. • Using only ONE WORD, describe these tools. • Everyone will face the back as individuals come forward to write his/her one word. • Once finished, you will try to figure out who wrote each word as partners. Use the template provided. You are limited to 2 MINUTES
Only 2 Clicks • What is Only 2 Clicks? • http://www.only2clicks.com/tour.php • Create an account • Once you’ve created an account, log out and log back in.
Home Screen & New Tabs Add new category name and select Add
New Bookmarks • Select the tab of interest • Select Add Link • Enter a display name and copy/paste your link • Links of interest: http://newberryk12.wikispaces.com/Enhancing+Instruction, http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com, http://www.prometheanplanet.com/en-us/, http://exchange.smarttech.com/, http://delicious.com/fguinn, http://remind101.com/, http://www.polleverywhere.com/, http://www.surveymonkey.com/, http://www.only2clicks.com/, http://testmoz.com/, www.edmodo.com
Key Points • Online bookmarking should ALWAYS replace “My Favorites” on your computer. • Take note of your only 2 clicks page: • www.only2clicks.com/pages/frogers • Bookmarking limits students to ‘acceptable sites’ • You can guide research and projects
Take a 5 minute break
Testmoz • What is Testmoz? • www.testmoz.com – Features • From the home screen, select ‘Make a Test’ • Enter Test Name and password
Test Control Panel • WRITE DOWN your URL: • Add Questions
Test Questions • Enter the question information • To enter more questions, select ‘Save and Add New Question’
Our Class Quiz • testmoz.com/41771 • Enter Your Name • Answer the questions (5 total) • What was your score? http://www.polleverywhere.com/free_text_polls/LTE2MzU3OTk0NTk/web
HomeworkDue March 20, 2012 • Create an assessment to administer to one of your classes. You will need to “drop” your results (print screen) in our class drop point. • Read the article Teaching the iGeneration and answer the reflection questions (discussion tab on wiki).