Tech News for EDUC 204
Photo Challenge Assignment
As part of the Digital Imaging module, students participated in a Photo Challenge. The module taught basic digital imaging skills and vocabulary. Students used their smart phones to capture images then upload them to Google Drive. Photo editing was done in smart phone apps and Photoshop Express Editor.
Six Point Lesson Plan
During September we spent time learning about the Six Point Lesson plan and technology integration. Students looked for lesson plans in their content area and then made their own lesson plan, using South Carolina standards. We learned about aligning technology integration to NETS Standards.
EDUC 204 students learned about ways to prevent cheating and plagiarism in the classroom, particularly technology-enhanced methods. Students used iPads in the classroom to create informational websites using the Adobe Slate app .
Students use tablets in the classroom
Smart boards are modeled during blended instruction
Basic digital imaging is part of EDUC 204
Upcoming Project: Newsletter Design
Students will learn professional communication by creating a classroom newsletter using Smore. Mr. Tyler, our class graduate assistant, created a video to show students how to use Smore. It is a great resource for students or any learning how to use this web-based newsletter design application.
Don't Miss the Technology Expo
Technology Fair Drop-In
Wednesday, Nov. 11th, 3-5pm
Prince Hall Room 204
EDUC 204 TTH 3:00 pm students will be hosting a Technology Fair and Expo. Pairs of students will demonstrate some of the apps, websites and software that have researched. There will be several stations and attendees can rotate around the room and see demonstrations and lesson ideas. Cookies will be served.