Just another day

I believe in the statement that

“Technology should be like oxygen, “ubiquitous, necessary, and invisible.” Chris Lehmann

 I think it was today, but it was also powerful, enabling and engaging.

9 am

Moderate 90 student blogs to approve comments received overnight due to being part of Student Blogging Challenge.

10am

Senior students gather to share their personal research on Health related issues – all using Google Slides to present their learning. Later published on their blogs. Teachers create an impromptu reflection task using Padlet – share on class blogs for later review. Push out the Padlet site to all student chromebooks using Hapara Highlights tool.

10:30am

Middle students welcome their older buddies to help them set up their Global2 blogs. 1:1 chromebooks enable this interaction. Use Flag widget site to create widgets for all sites. A few pets get adopted too !

12 noon

A group of students gather to attend an online webinar on ‘Communicating Online’. Using GoToWebinar software student listen to presentation and individually respond to questions via Today’s meet.

Use school Twitter account to share our experience.

 

1pm 

Lunchtime meeting to work with Student tech leaders to create plans for Code Club lunch time sessions next term. Share possible sites, tools via email to team. Students create shared doc for collaboration and planning.

 

 

 

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