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Webster City Schools June 6th PD Day has ended

Welcome to the Webster City Schools Sched site. Here you will find all the information you need for the June 6th professional development day. Below you will see the schedule for the day and all the sessions that are being offered. Please look through schedule and find sessions that interest you. To add a session to your schedule, simply click the star in front of the session name. When the star turns black that session has been added to your schedule for the day. If you change your mind on a session in your schedule, click the black star. When the star turns white the session has been removed from your schedule.

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Thursday, June 6
 

8:00am

iPhoto
Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 119

8:00am

Twitter
Speakers
avatar for MELISSA  MEMMER

MELISSA  MEMMER

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 117

8:00am

Using Educreations for a Flipped Classroom or Centers

How to simply create lessons on your iPad for center time, flipped classroom, or homework help.  This app is perfect for those times you wish there could be more than one of YOU in the classroom.  So easy to use, your students can create lessons to share.


Speakers
avatar for Dawn  Scholtens

Dawn  Scholtens

Second Grade Teacher, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 204

8:00am

Using Skype in the Classroom Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 8:45am
HS Room 212

8:00am

Technology Smackdown 90min session

What is a smackdown? A smackdown is when you compare a whole bunch of technologies and delve into how they can be used in the classroom. This smackdown will include many apps, web resources and digital integration tools what can be used across multiple disciplines. Not covered will be: Pages, Keynote and Numbers. Here are a few resources that will: Bamboo Paper, CloudOn, Scratch Work, PDF Master, AppsGoneFree, Symbaloo, Educreations, Nearpod…and as many more we can get to. Come to this session prepared to see a wealth of tools that can be used in your classroom. Along with this session will be a document with the names of all we covered with descriptions for later use. Come and see what is possible in your room tomorrow.


Speakers
avatar for Dane Barner

Dane Barner

Teacher, Webster City
I am a 5-8 Vocal Music teacher at Webster City Middle School. I am an early adopter, technology integrator, and student voice activist. Please connect with me @mrbarnerwcms and aroundthecornerthinking.com
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00am - 9:45am
HS Room 114

8:50am

Getting Started with Pages, Keynote, and Numbers

Get started with the Apple apps, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. People will work through getting started with the apps, basic app functionality, and how to move documents around. We will also talk about using existing Word, Excel, PowerPoint documents and some document managament strategies going foward.

Please make sure that you have WebDAV setup for each of the apps. Directions can be found in the 1:1 iPad Program Moodle course in the Documents and Links section.


Speakers
avatar for Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Director of Technology, Webster City Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 115

8:50am

Socrative
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.  You receive immediate answers and feedback from students and you can check for understanding.  Teachers can monitor progress of students as they are working.  You can create true/false, short answer, multiple choice, essay questions, and quick quizzes to name a few.  You can create new activities or import old ones. You can use this app to administer tests, tickets out the door, bell ringers, etc. It is a quick and easy set up.

Please download these 2 apps:  Socrative Student and Socrative Teacher before the session.

Speakers
avatar for TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

Webster City Community Schools
I am a High School Math teacher and coach. I have 1 son who is a senior in High School and 1 daughter who is in 8th grade.


Thursday June 6, 2013 8:50am - 9:45am
HS Room 119

10:00am

Apps for Coaches

Tony will briefly demonstrate the use of the Ubersense video capture and analysis program. This free app allows you to take video with your IPad, analyze using drawing tools and include voice over-if desired and share either immediately with the athlete or email to others for input.  Participants will be encouraged to use the app to video each other and practice the use of the program.

Those attending are encouraged to download this free app in advance at the Apple store or by googling the Ubersense website and downloading there.


Speakers
avatar for TONY  BUSSAN

TONY  BUSSAN

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 115

10:00am

Poll Everywhere
Speakers
avatar for MATT  ALLERS

MATT  ALLERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:00am - 10:45am
HS Room 117

10:50am

Using Skype in the Classroom
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 10:50am - 11:30am
HS Room 117

12:30pm

Socrative Repeat
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational exercises and games via smartphones, laptops, and tablets.  You receive immediate answers and feedback from students and you can check for understanding.  Teachers can monitor progress of students as they are working.  You can create true/false, short answer, multiple choice, essay questions, and quick quizzes to name a few.  You can create new activities or import old ones. You can use this app to administer tests, tickets out the door, bell ringers, etc. It is a quick and easy set up.

Please download these 2 apps:  Socrative Student and Socrative Teacher before the session.

Speakers
avatar for TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

TRISH  BAHRENFUSS

Webster City Community Schools
I am a High School Math teacher and coach. I have 1 son who is a senior in High School and 1 daughter who is in 8th grade.


Thursday June 6, 2013 12:30pm - 1:20pm
HS Room 119

1:25pm

Apps for Coaches Repeat

Tony will briefly demonstrate the use of the Ubersense video capture and analysis program. This free app allows you to take video with your IPad, analyze using drawing tools and include voice over-if desired and share either immediately with the athlete or email to others for input.  Participants will be encouraged to use the app to video each other and practice the use of the program.

Those attending are encouraged to download this free app in advance at the Apple store or by googling the Ubersense website and downloading there.


Speakers
avatar for TONY  BUSSAN

TONY  BUSSAN

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 119

1:25pm

Using Educreations for a Flipped Classroom or Centers Repeat

How to simply create lessons on your iPad for center time, flipped classroom, or homework help.  This app is perfect for those times you wish there could be more than one of YOU in the classroom.  So easy to use, your students can create lessons to share.


Speakers
avatar for Dawn  Scholtens

Dawn  Scholtens

Second Grade Teacher, Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 1:25pm - 2:00pm
HS Room 208

2:20pm

Getting Started with Pages, Keynote, and Numbers Repeat

Get started with the Apple apps, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote. People will work through getting started with the apps, basic app functionality, and how to move documents around. We will also talk about using existing Word, Excel, PowerPoint documents and some document managament strategies going foward.

Please make sure that you have WebDAV setup for each of the apps. Directions can be found in the 1:1 iPad Program Moodle course in the Documents and Links section.


Speakers
avatar for Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy

Director of Technology, Webster City Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 115

2:20pm

iPhoto Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Lisa M Jorgensen

Lisa M Jorgensen

Art Instructor 5-8, Webster City Community Schools
I am constantly trying to find ways to keep students engaged with their creative sides. Using technology in the classroom and engaging students through its' use is a large part of my curriculum and goals. I am both PC and Apple knowledgeable but my preference is Apple. I am very... Read More →


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 204

2:20pm

NearPod
Speakers
avatar for Gary Scholtens

Gary Scholtens

Tech Integrationist, Webster City
I'm passionate about - Creating 1:1 classrooms that function correctly; 21st century learning; iPad learning; helping kids and staff utilize technology effectively


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 208

2:20pm

Poll Everywhere Repeat
Speakers
avatar for MATT  ALLERS

MATT  ALLERS

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 117

2:20pm

Using Skype in the Classroom Repeat
Speakers
avatar for Amanda Warweg

Amanda Warweg

Webster City Community Schools
avatar for KATIE  SONSALLA

KATIE  SONSALLA

Webster City Community Schools


Thursday June 6, 2013 2:20pm - 3:10pm
HS Room 119