ALEX Learning Activity

  

Let's Collaborate with Notability

A Learning Activity is a strategy a teacher chooses to actively engage students in learning a concept or skill using a digital tool/resource.

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  This learning activity provided by:  
Author: Jason Neel
Organization:Alabama School of Fine Arts
  General Activity Information  
Activity ID: 1120
Title:
Let's Collaborate with Notability
Digital Tool/Resource:
Notability
Web Address – URL:
Overview:

It's time to move beyond stacks of paper to something smaller, lighter, and more resourceful. Go paperless today: hand out, complete, collect, and grade assignments with Notability. Combined with GoogleDrive, Dropbox, or Box your workflow is natural and simple.

  Associated Standards and Objectives  
Content Standard(s):
Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 6-8
3 ) Explain how network systems are connected and used.

Examples: file sharing, collaborating, wireless networking

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 6-8
5 ) Use basic features of word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentation software.

Examples: word processing—reports, letters, brochures

-  spreadsheets—discovering patterns, tracking spending, creating budgets

-  databases—contact list of addresses and telephone numbers

-  presentation software—slideshow

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 6-8
12 ) Use digital tools to communicate and collaborate at all levels from interpersonal to global.

Examples: instant messages, e-mail, blogs, wikis, collaborative authoring tools, online learning communities

•  Demonstrating digital file transfer
Examples: attaching, uploading, downloading

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 9-12
Computer Applications
3 ) Demonstrate advanced technology skills, including compressing, converting, importing, exporting, and backing up files.

•  Transferring data among applications
•  Demonstrating digital file transfer
Examples: attaching, uploading, downloading

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 9-12
Computer Applications
4 ) Utilize advanced features of word processing software, including outlining, tracking changes, hyperlinking, and mail merging.

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 9-12
Computer Applications
6 ) Utilize advanced features of multimedia software, including image, video, and audio editing.

Learning Objectives:

Students will be able to take written and verbal notes in any class and share their work through the Cloud with whatever sharing software they would like to use or whatever is set up by the teacher. 

  Strategies, Preparations and Variations  
Phase:
During/Explore/Explain
Activity:

Students will use the app to review selected scripts and make notes on them. They will share their notes with their peers using Google Drive.

Assessment Strategies:

Through Google Drive I will be able to assess how students felt about the scripts. Their notes will reveal their ability to do an in depth analysis of producing a movie from these scripts based on feasibility and plot.


Advanced Preparation:

Teachers will need to ensure that the app is installed on the iPads and that the Google drive is set up.

Variation Tips (optional):
 
Notes or Recommendations (optional):
 
  Keywords and Search Tags  
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