Elluminate Sandpit Session 1


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Slides used in an Elluminate "sandpit" session with colleagues. Some of the slides are intended for participant input. The labels for the "drag & drop" activity were added once the slides were in Elluminate so that they were moveable.

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Elluminate Sandpit Session 1

  1. 1. What would YOU like to “take-away” today?<br />To move text: <br />Click, <br />Select text,<br />Drag<br />To type: Click,<br />Move to screen,<br />Click & type<br />
  2. 2. Have you set up your audio today?<br />Wizard steps you through setting mic & speaker levels<br />If mic doesn’t work try select input device<br />Good Practice to do this each time you enter a virtual room – Why?<br />
  3. 3. Using the microphone (mic)<br />Click once to talk<br />Mic active when yellow<br />If someone forgets to switch off<br />Click once again to finish<br />Click mic next to their name – to switch off & remove mic, click again to restore <br />
  4. 4. Which of these are you most interested in finding out about today?<br />A Using the whiteboard slides & interactives<br />B Using screensharing & webtour (demos/research)<br />C Managing students & activities & capturing evidence<br />D Using video/multimedia<br />Polling buttons<br />
  5. 5. Setting the stage to suit you.<br />You can:<br />Unlock<br />Resize<br />Rearrange<br />Open additional windows & layouts <br />
  6. 6. Setting the stage to suit you.<br />
  7. 7. Setting the stage to suit you.<br />How?<br />Uncheck “Layout Locked”<br />2. Play until you like the config!<br />Let’s do it!<br />
  8. 8. Whiteboard activities<br />This gives you a highlighter pen<br />Click this button to drag & drop on the whiteboard<br />To insert & edit multiple lines of text<br />This lets you type on the whiteboard<br />Screen pointer<br />Here you can choose font style and size<br />Here you can choose text/ highlighter colours<br />
  9. 9. Whiteboard activities<br />Insert an image<br />Elluminate clipart<br />Take & insert a screenshot<br />Group & ungroup<br />Move into & out of slide background<br />Load slides/ whiteboards<br />Make a new whiteboard<br />
  10. 10. Loading slides<br />If you have time:<br />1. Pre-prepare, load into Ellum<br />2. Add links, or anything you want people to drag, directly on the whiteboard<br />3. Resave in .wbd format<br />Its quicker to load & allows clickable links<br />
  11. 11. Whiteboard 1- Drag and drop: <br />Use the “select” tool<br />Drag the labels to the correct images<br />You have one minute<br />
  12. 12. All of the words are related to learning and courses at TAFE<br />WordSearch<br />Choose a colour and use it to highlight the words that you find<br />CERTIFICATE<br />TRAINING<br />MYOB<br />TRADE<br />TOOLS<br />BUSINESS<br />MUSIC<br />ASSESSMENT<br />TASK<br />LEARNING<br />ONLINE<br />ACTIVE<br />
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  14. 14. Sharing links on whiteboard<br />Select link > Ctrl C > Click tool > click on wbd > Ctrl V<br />Let’s do it! Share a favourite link<br />
  15. 15. Getting what YOU want!<br />Saving whiteboards & chat <br />Or copy/paste into a doc<br />
  16. 16. Application Share<br />Sharing a region<br />Use for demos<br />Shares selected area<br />Less resource heavy than full desktop share<br />All data goes to host servers & back so takes time to appear on all screens <br />Need accurate sizing<br />Can be accidentally covered<br />
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  19. 19. WebTour<br />To take audience to a particular website<br />Uses participant’s own browser<br />Allows people to explore at their own pace within a site <br />Tick “TourGuide” to guide through a site &/or to bring all back to same page as you<br />Can’t be used on password protected sites<br />
  20. 20. Managing participants & activities<br />YOU have control!<br />Click the tool to remove /give to individuals<br />YOU can see all chat!<br />Even private person to person<br />
  21. 21. Managing participants & activities<br />YOU can selectively message any participant privately!<br />At worst YOU can eject a participant<br />
  22. 22. Managing participants & activities<br />Use the timer<br />Give it a “name”<br />
  23. 23. Copying and moving screens<br />Bring group/breakout room work back to main room for sharing<br />
  24. 24. Who wrote what on the whiteboard?<br />
  25. 25. For participation or assessment evidence<br />
  26. 26. For participation or assessment evidence<br />Polling<br />
  27. 27. For participation or assessment evidence<br />Quizzes<br />
  28. 28. For participation or assessment evidence<br />Record the session<br />
  29. 29. Multimedia<br />Flash, MPEG, MPEG4, WMV, MP3, <br />Bandwidth!<br />Participants must have player!<br />Can be preloaded or use URL<br />Shows loading progress for each participant. All green = fully loaded for everyone<br />
  30. 30. Questions?<br />
  31. 31. Did you learn something new?<br />Polling: = Yes = No <br />What is most useful to you from this session? <br />
  32. 32. Feedback<br />Was the pace of the session?<br />A Too slow<br />B Just right<br />C Too fast<br />
  33. 33. Feedback<br />Was the session (content and activities)?<br />A Interesting<br />B OK<br />C Boring<br />
  34. 34. Feedback<br />How was the session (format and structure)?<br />A Just right – it worked well<br />B OK<br />C Not very good<br />
  35. 35. Feedback<br />Comments / ideas / +ves / -ves <br />