Addison PK Training - 2/7, 2/13, 2/27, or 3/6/2013


ActivInspire Training Materials

Cheryl's Sample Flipcharts



All User Group Trainings will take place at Tuscarora Elementary, Room 214 (Computer Lab) from 3:30-4:30pm

SESSIONS & DESCRIPTIONS:
ActivInspire User Group: Locating & Sharing Resources
10/17/2012 3:30-4:30pm
If you are not yet comfortable making your own flipcharts, there are many resources already available for you to tweak and use in your own classroom. During this session, we will explore a variety of resources with ActivInspire flipcharts for you to download and use. We will explore how to download and convert SMART notebook files into flipcharts. We’ll also learn how to use the Promethean (P) drive on the network to store and share flipcharts. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.


SMART Exchange

Create a SMART Exchange Account

Convert SMART Notebooks to ActivInspire Flipcharts

Promethean Planet

Google Custom Search for Promethean Flipcharts

My Flipcharts



ActivInspire User Group: Interactivity & Engaging Students
11/14/2012 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will learn the basics for adding interactivity to flipcharts in order to engage students. A variety of strategies will be shared. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

AI-TB-EngagingStudents.zip


ActivInspire User Group: Embed Video
12/12/2012 3:30-4:30pm
Using multimedia resources in your flipcharts will help grab student attention. Participants will learn how to locate and embed video in their flipcharts. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

Download & Embed YouTube Videos in ActivInspire (Keepvid.com):
EmbedYouTubeinAI.pdf
EmbedYouTubeinAI.pdf
EmbedYouTubeinAI.pdf


Download & Embed YouTube Videos in ActivInspire (Keep-Tube):
KeepTube-EmbedAI.pdf
KeepTube-EmbedAI.pdf
KeepTube-EmbedAI.pdf


In ActivInspire v1.6, you can embed video and other HTML code on a flipchart page (i.e., Voki.com, Prezi, etc...).

To embed, you click INSERT | LINK | EMBED HTML and Paste the code into the box.


ActivInspire User Group: Educational Games
2/20/2013 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will learn to use ActivInspire game templates, such as Jeopardy, Millionaire, and $10,000 Pyramid to make games to review concepts learned in a lesson or unit of study. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

Visit my EDUCATIONAL GAMES page




ActivInspire User Group: Actions and Linking
3/20/2013 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will practice using the Action Browser during this session. Using the Action Browser, you can add hyperlinks, navigation through your flipchart, show/hide objects, etc. Knowing how to use the Action Browser will help you make more engaging flipcharts. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

Download for Class


Actions Browser How-To



Insert Link to a File: Right click a textbox, shape, or image | select INSERT LINK TO FILE... | locate the file you want and double click it | STORE FILE IN FLIPCHART | OK



Sample Flipcharts:

Grade 6 Math: Proportions and Customary Units of Measure

Secondary ELA: Literary Devices

Vocabulary: Greek/Latin Roots - Mal/Male, Grade 6

Grade 3 Social Studies: Australia ABC

Jeopardy Template (4 Teams)

Who Wants to be a Millionaire? Template



ActivInspire User Group: Make a Container Activity
4/3/2013 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will learn the steps required for making different types of container activities. This is a great way to add interactivity and help students engage in the learning while you progress through your flipchart lessons. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

Container Flipchart




ActivInspire User Group: Property Browser
5/15/2013 3:30-4:30pm
Participants will practice using the Property Browser in ActivInspire to restrict movement of objects, add captions, and change other object and page properties in their flipcharts. We will also discuss questions participants have about ActivInspire during this hour-long session.

Property Browser Practice


2011-2012 Trainings


GoAnimate 8/22/2012


Handout:

GoAnimate for Schools

GoAnimate Lesson Gallery (School Accounts)


Weebly Training for Kindergarten Teachers 2/8/2012


Weebly Education Home Page


Handouts:
Weebly Basics

Weebly Design Tab - add your own background to your website


Weebly: Embed HTML Gadgets


Images and Gadgets to Insert and Embed:
Backgrounds

Cute Colors

Glitter Text

Graphics Schoolhouse

Home Sweet Homepage

Surfing the Net: Widgets for Your Website

Voki