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   Projectors in Education
El Rancho Unified School District. 


Welcome Activity- What does it mean to transform your classroom?  Quick write, then Pair & Share.

Goals and Expectations For Session- What do you want to get out of this session?

Equipment Overview

Set-up and Room Logistics
Connecting the projector to your laptop
Hooking up a VCR or Game Consoles (Say goodbye to your bulky TV)
iPod with AV Cable
Remote Control Features

Online Media and Finding Resources Online

    * Images and Video
          o Search Creative Commons and Google Images
          o The Internet Archive
          o Library of Congress - Explore Primary Sources
          o TeacherTube and YouTube - TubeTV
          o Educational Podcasts: iTunes, Educational Podcasting Network, Yahoo Podcasts, Podcast Alley or Podomatic
          o Create your own images and videos with Jing!, or Screencast-o-matic.
          o Skype with authors, experts, and other students outside the classroom, or stream video using!
    * Other
          o Google Earth and Google SketchUp
          o Google Lit Trips
          o Grapher
          o Bar Graphs in Excel
          o Library of Virtual Manipulatives
          o Make a slide show in iPhoto for Parent Conferences, Open House, etc
          o 2nd Grade Math Tools
          o HM K-5 Reading
Better Presentations

    * Presentation Tips
          o Garr Reynolds' Presentation Tips
          o Presentation Zen
          o Presenters' University
          o PowerPoint Tutorial
    * Interactive Presentations
          o Powerpoint Game Templates (Jeopardy, Millionaire)          
          o The poor man's SMART board: project on a white board
          o Animation for Education -- Kerpoof
          o Embedded Media
    * Online Presentations
          o Slideshare
          o Google Docs
          o Display a slide show during parent conferences or Open House

Reflection Activity - Call to Action!

Evaluations: Click here for the session evaluation.

Adapted from  Many thanks to Dr. Mark Wagner, PD Coordinator, CUE
Youssef Elias,
Apr 19, 2010, 10:53 AM
Youssef Elias,
Apr 19, 2010, 10:53 AM
Youssef Elias,
Apr 19, 2010, 10:53 AM