Beaumont PD-August 2018

Padlet, Chrome Extensions, and More

Padlet and Chrome Extensions

Activity -- What do you want your students to be able to make with technology?



Padlet - note that there have been changes to the free version of Padlet.


  • Create a login for Padlet
  • Steps to create a Padlet



Chrome Store


  • Extensions are added to your Chrome browser for additional functionality.
  • If you are in your FCPS account, you can also see which extensions have been approved for students.
  • To add an extension for students, check with the school STC.
  • Extensions I love -- Save to Google Drive, Screencastify, Awesome Screenshot, Share to Classroom (Google), Convert Web Page to Adobe PDF, Remote for Slides
  • 160 Chrome Apps and Extensions for Teachers and Students -- from Shake Up Learning

Newsletters with Adobe Spark

Examples:



Get Started:


  • Visit Adobe Spark for Education
  • Create and account or log in with your Google Account
  • Adobe Spark recently updated their TOS to allow stud



Get Started:

  • Visit Adobe Spark for Education

  • Create an account or log in with your Google Account

  • Adobe Spark recently updated their TOS to allow students under 13


Examples:


Project Idea:

Using Memes as a Tool


Create Your Own:


  • Create your own meme or vocabulary card using Adobe Post

  • Click the Plus

  • Select Post

  • Select or template or start from scratch


Resources: