Teaching with Technology

"How do I....?"

Model Instruction with Video

Google Classroom - Create and upload a video using one of the following options:


  • Screencastify: Create videos for students of yourself modeling instruction or use the Whiteboard feature to illustrate activities.




  • Zoom: Create a Screencast video for students using the Whiteboard feature - Video Tutorial (YouTube, 2020)

Create Audio Files for Asynchronous Instruction - NEW!

Create audio files for read alongs or to provide instruction:



    • Audacity (Mac or PC) Free Editing Software Download



    • Search the Chrome Web Store to find many other options, particularly for Chromebooks.


Google Classroom - Add an audio file as an assignment attachment or as an announcement.


Google Slides - Add audio to Slides


Model Instruction with an online Whiteboard & Video

Google Classroom - Create and upload a video using one of the following options:


  • Screencastify: Create videos for students of yourself modeling instruction or use the Whiteboard feature to illustrate activities.




  • Zoom: Create a Screencast video for students using the Whiteboard feature - Video Tutorial (YouTube, 2020)



Take Attendance - UPDATED!


Google Classroom: Use the Question Feature under "Create" - Video Tutorial (02:55)


Google Forms: Video Tutorial (04:55)


Meet or Zoom: Screenshot Participant names - How to take Screenshots (by device type)

Formatively Assess Students

Google Classroom: Create a Google Form for students to complete


Zoom:

  • Use the built in non-verbal response features of Zoom such as Yes, No, Slower, Faster, and Raise Hand). **Be sure that you have this feature turned on


Use Formative, Kahoot, and other digital tools to Make Formative Assessment More Student-Centered

Encourage Discussion/Interaction

Google Classroom:



Zoom:

  • Use Breakout Rooms encourage small-group discussion. Be sure to monitor the groups.

Facilitate Collaboration

Google Classroom:



Google Meet:


Zoom:


Provide Feedback

Google Docs (Docs, Slides, Sheets)


Work with a Co-Teacher