Tech Bootcamp 2019

Science Teaching Technology Bootcamp- 6/12-6/14

Welcome  to the 2019 technology bootcamp. In our workshop next week we like to use a lot of technology, so now is the perfect time to review some of the tools that you will be using and how to put those to work for your students.

Logistics- we are meeting in Live Oak room 2127. You should have recived a parking permit so you do not get a ticket. Please bring your laptop every day. We will use the wifi eduroam with the Login: ed-guest, password ngss4you!

WiFi: eduroam
login: guest
password: ngss4you!

Note:  We will be developing resources to collect, analyze, and interpret data related to the LA River Field Trip

 Wednesday morning
  • 8:30-8:45 Welcome (GV, BF, NH)
    cloud image
  • 8:45-9:00 Ice Breaker (GV)
  • 9:00-9:30 Complete a Simple Survey | Spreadsheet
    • rank their knowledge
    • variety of types of questions
  • Break
  • 9:35-11:30 Get to know the  (BF & NH)
    • What is the cloud and why do we care? (what does a cloud look like?)
    • Tool #1: Quickwrite
    • New docs, uploading in Google Drive
    • Create and share Google folder
    • Tool #2 Google Survey
      • Create your own (Google Drive - New -  Google Forms)
      • Share survey with class on Quickwrite
      • Look at results
    • What else goes in the Drive? (BF)
      • Documents
      • Coggle
      • PowToons
      • Codap
  • 11:30-12:30 Lunchtime
 Wednesday afternoon
Homework - Make a quiz or survey for your class


 Thursday    morning
  • 8:30-8:35 Agenda Gots and Needs (GV) 
    faraday sim screenshot
  • 8:45-9:30 Extending Presentations with Tool #5: PearDeck
  • 9:30 - 10:15 Review Surveys, Docs and Presentations (GV, BF)
    • How to share docs 
      • Google Classroom
      • Schoology 
      • Google Sites
      • copy links
      • short URL - custom URL
  • 10:15-11:30 Tool #4: Spreadsheets for Data Analysis  (NH)
 Thursday afternoon
Homework: TBD

Bootcamp - Friday

Friday morning    
  • 8:30-8:45 Agenda Gots and Needs (GV) Quickwrite
  • 8:45-10:00 Formative Assessment
  • 10:00-10:15 BREAK
  • 10:15-11:00 Solar observatory tour
  • 11:00-11:45 More on Websites
  • 11:45-12:00 If not done Fill out paperwork
  • 1:00 - optional Planetarium presentation