Session: 1 and 2 (2 HOURS!)

Time: 9:30-11:45

Facilitator/s: Angie Wagner (awagner@jeffco.k12.co.us), Rachelle Smyth (rsmyth@jeffco.k12.co.us)

Tech level: Beginner and next steps

Application level: K-6 All Teacher tool

Learner should bring: Laptop with power cord, most recent version of Notebook software, possible lesson or page ideas to create based on CAP, snacks and drinks.

Session Description: We will introduce a few of the favorite tools used in presenting while using a Smartboard. There will be content creation time as well. All K-6 audiences welcome!

ISTE NETS for Session:
Students: 2. Communication and Collaboration, 5. Digital Citizenship, 6. Technology Operations and Concepts
Teachers: 1. Facilitate and inspire student learning and creativity, 2. Design and develop digital age learning experiences and assessments, 3. Model digital age work and learning, 4. Promote and model digital citizenship and responsibility

Curriculum Connections/ Instructional Impact: Smart lessons can be created in Smart Notebook Software for a variety of content areas and a variety of levels.

Session Objectives / Goal: To highlight the essential tools needed in creating various lessons and pages in Notebook Software. Our time together will also allow for content creation.

Proposed progression for every session
2 Hour: (reduce by half for a 1 hour session)

  • 5 Intro
  • 20 Overview of tools
  • 30 Hands on guided instruction
  • 20 Overview of tools
  • 25 Guided practice on personal curricular projects
  • 15 Overview of tools
  • 15 Sharing of projects to gain ideas and deeper understanding of tool uses