CUE - 3/15/13

Workshop Resources
Your video content can take many different forms from videos produced by other teachers on YouTube to videos created by you or your students.  These videos might include movies created with an actual camera to quick snippets captured by a smartphone, screencasts, and whiteboarding.

Find Them - YouTube

Teacher & Student Created 
  • Movie-Making - Use an Actual Camera
    • Smartphones
      • Record -> Upload to YouTube
    • Video Cameras
      • Record -> Bring into Computer -> Upload to YouTube
    • Computer Webcams
      • Record -> YouTube
    • Helpful Video Tips
      • Lighting - Even, try daylight, lamp in front of you
      • Audio - Can we hear you?
      • Double Chins - Camera above your chin

Google Forms
Google Forms are simple and easy-to-use forms that allow anyone to collect data.  The data ends up in a spreadsheet, so anything you can do in Excel you can do with the data collected by a Google Form.  When combined with Flubaroo (free script) teachers can quickly score the results.

Creating Your Form in 5 Easy Steps
  1. Visit Google and sign into your google account.
  2. Click the "Drive" link located on the top of the page.
  3. Look at the photo to the right, select the red "Create" button and click on it.
  4. Select the Form option.
  5. Start building your form.
Classroom Uses
  • Formative Assessment
  • Collect Science Data
  • Survey Students/Parents
  • Student Feedback
  • Collect Assignments
Resources to Get Started

Teaching Challenge
  1. Choose a Topic
    1. Content Area Topic
    2. Tech Tip
    3. Your Choice
  2. Create a Video
  3. Upload the Video
  4. Post it to THIS FORM