ALEX Learning Activity

  

Interactive Presentations!

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: Amanda Cunefare
System:
School:
  General Activity Information  
Activity ID: 931
Title:
Interactive Presentations!
Digital Tool/Resource:
Nearpod
Web Address – URL:
Overview:

Nearpod is an interactive presentation that a teacher or student can download and create. "Create, Engage, Assess'. There are many possibilities with this tool. 

  Associated Standards and Objectives  
Content Standard(s):
Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: K-2
7 ) Use digital tools to access and retrieve information.

Examples: online libraries, multimedia dictionaries, search engines, directories

•  Evaluating accuracy of digital content
Example: determining fact versus opinion

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: K-2
10 ) Design original works using digital tools.

Examples: tools—digital drawing tools, music software, word processing software, digital cameras

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 3-5
10 ) Use digital environments to collaborate and communicate.

Examples: publishing online journals, sharing presentations, contributing to online discussions, communicating with experts

•  Producing digital works collaboratively
Examples: developing shared writing projects and group multimedia projects

Technology Education
TC2 (2009)
Grade: 6-8
2 ) Publish digital products that communicate curriculum concepts.

Examples: Web pages, videos, podcasts, multimedia presentations

Learning Objectives:

The students will be able to acquire basic knowledge through the interactive presentation "nearpod". 

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

Nearpod is used to create an interactive presentation that allows students to answer questions online and engage in discussions. 

Students will have a computer or tablet to view the presentation or quiz and interact with it. 

Assessment Strategies:

The teacher can use Nearpod directly to assess students following their presentation. 


Advanced Preparation:

The teacher will need to create a Nearpod account and create a presentation or download one (free). The teacher and all of the students will need access to internet connection and access to a computer, iPad or tablet. 

Variation Tips (optional):
 
Notes or Recommendations (optional):
 
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