Middle School Tech Tips
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)
Click on Settings
Click on Wi-Fi in the left hand column
On the right, find the SISDBYOD network and select it
Once you have the blue checkmark next to SISDBYOD, close settings
Open your Safari web browser
You will see a screen that prompts you to login. To do so, use your ID number and network password to login. Your network password default is “sheldonisd” unless you changed it. Staff: use the “e” for the ID login (e12345)
Click on your settings icon
Find the SISDBYOD network listed there and click on it
If you are not immediately prompted to login, close your settings and open your web browser
You will receive a copy of these directions as well.
Please keep in mind - only student devices are to be placed on the BYOD network. If you have school assigned devices, they need to stay on SISDMOBILE.
What Can I Do With BYOD?
-QR Code Scavenger Hunts
-Codes that link to book reviews for your class library
-Include a QR code on your word wall words that links to an image, a translation, a written definition, or an audio recorded definition
-Place a QR code on your homework that links to a video for student help
(See Slides presentation below)
The best QR code scanner that I have found is called i-Nigma, and it can be downloaded in the Google App Store or the Apple App Store.
To make a QR code, check out www.qrstuff.com or the Chrome Extension called goo.gl