The purpose of this session is to understand different ways to integrate the classroom website into the actual classroom. Teacher websites are great resources for students and parents, but they can also provide a forum for classroom activities. Complete each Phase of the project in a step-by- step fashion before moving onto the next phase.
- view different way to integrate the teacher website into the classroom. - understand the benefits and pitfalls to creating website activities - view and practice using different Web 2.0 tools to enhance website activities
Phase 1: Why use a Classroom Website?
Step 1: Click on the 'Why the Website' button below to access a presentation on why website integration works in the classroom. Step 2: We will discuss and explain the slides as a group.
Step 3: Click on the button named 'Todaysmeet' to engage in a semi-online discussion on the following questions: You can enter a nickname if you like. Everyone will be able to see your answers.
Be sure to wait until Mrs. Camody asks the question verbally before answering the question. 1. Do you already have a classroom website? 2. Are there any questions that you have that you would like for me to answer throughout the session?
Step 1: Click on the button below to access a prezi presentation on different ways the website can become an engaging classroom activity. Step 2: Discuss and explain the slides to the audience. Step 3: Show various pages of this website to demonstrate the different website activities.
Step 1: Click on the button below names 'Resources Symbaloo' Step 2: Open the documents that explains the different Web 2.0 tools Step 3: You can save this document directly to your drive for future reference! You will need your ptsdwebapps account to view.
Phase 4: Tips and Tricks- Avoiding Pitfalls of the Online Activity
Step 1: Click on the button below named 'Tips and Tricks nearpod' Step 2: Insert the pin (will be posted on the board) to access the presentation. Step 3: Under 'your name' put either your name or a nickname. The presenter is the only person who sees each name.