Using Technology Tools in the Classroom to Actively Engage Students in the Learning Process

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Using Technology Tools in the Classroom to Actively Engage Students in the Learning Process. By Mrs. Teresa Jackson Dutchtown High School Follow me on twitter @TheeTechTeacher. QR Codes. What is a QR Code? A QR Code is a digital image that can be scanned with a camera. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<p>Using Technology Tools to Engage Students in the Learning Process</p> <p>Using Technology Tools in the Classroom to Actively Engage Students in the Learning ProcessByMrs. Teresa JacksonDutchtown High SchoolFollow me on twitter @TheeTechTeacher</p> <p>QR Codes </p> <p>What is a QR Code?A QR Code is a digital image that can be scanned with a camera.</p> <p>How can QR Codes be used in the classroom?Students can scan with a mobile device.QR Codes can take users to any URLThey can be placed anywhere for easy access.</p> <p>2QR Codes </p> <p>Why are teachers using QR Codes?They take students directly to a websiteSaves timeEliminates frustrationTo energize lessonsDifferentiation </p> <p>3</p> <p>Websites for Creating QR Codesqrstuff.comgoqr.me</p> <p>Websites for Creating Audio QR Codesrecordmp3.orgRecord audio from your web browser and get a link to turn it into a QR codeqrvoice.netType in text and it will turn it into a QR code that uses a computer voice to read your words.Remind 101 or Remind</p> <p>Remind is a safe way for teachers to text, message students, and stay in touch with parents.Its FREE </p> <p>Apps for Video Creation</p> <p>Example of an Educreation lesson from a 4th graderhttp://bit.ly/1nyKvgi</p> <p>Edmodo</p> <p>is a free online and mobile toolIt provides a safe way for your class to connect and collaborateIt allows you to:Post notesShare contentCreate assignments and quizzesBlog</p> <p>Edmodo</p> <p>Create writing projects for your studentsCreate groups inside of groups or multiple groupsCreate a Sub-HubIt provides a means for mobile learning By integrating the Edmodo app into the classroom curriculum, learning will become interactive anytime and anywhere.</p> <p>Whats New to EdmodoThe program called Edmodo Snapshot</p> <p>Evernote</p> <p>Evernote is a great tool:For organization (create notebooks, folders, etc.)To take a picture of the whiteboard during class time and share notes with all studentsEasy to share class notes, power points, etc. by sharing a note with students or parentsStore worksheets, study guides, videos</p> <p>Evernote</p> <p>Evernote is a great tool:Create and maintain electronic portfolios for students Students can organize and share their own notes with the teacher or each otherRecord lectures and easily review them on other devices.Dropbox</p> <p>Dropbox is great tool to use to store and sync document and files across computers, tablets, and smart phones.Dropbox</p> <p>Dropbox</p> <p>Google Forms(Google Drive)</p> <p>Google Forms is a free tool from Google that allows you to do the following:Create forms, surveys, quizzes, and suchShare the forms with othersAllow others to complete the forms onlineCollect all the responses in a spreadsheetProvide you with helpful summaries of the collected data with charts and graph</p> <p>You can also use Google forms to create assessments, exit tickets, and bell-ringers. </p> <p>24</p> <p>Google Forms(Google Drive)</p> <p>Please complete survey at http://bit.ly/1nau1JC</p> <p>www.bitly.com</p> <p>26</p>