ARS Teacher PD - March 2010

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Akron Ready Steps teacher PD session for 3/15/2010.

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ARS Teacher PD - March 2010

  1. 1. ARS Language & Literacy Curriculum ARS PD Session 4 March 15, 2010
  2. 2. ARS Goals •  Best prac+ce  •  Essen+al early literacy skills  •  Knowledgeable educators  •  21 century learning environments  •  Engaged parents and communi+es 
  3. 3. What we will do today •  TechTime  •  Small Group Time   – T Cohorts  – TA group  •  Assessment Data Presenta+on  •  CBDM Training  •  Flowers Theme Preview 
  4. 4. TechTime Objec&ves  1.  Laptops  2.  U‐Video Camera  lesson & ac+vity  3.  NING – USB Drives  & Profile Pics  4.  CBDM Access 
  5. 5. ARS Laptops Specifica&ons  •  Dell La+tude Laptops  –  DVD/CD Drive  –  USB ports  –  Built‐In Speakers  –  Headphones/Sound Out  •  1 laptop per classroom  –  Property of UA  –  Must stay in classroom 
  6. 6. Logging On •  Log‐in Informa+on  –  USER: readingfirstsa1  –  PASS: sa1  readingfirstsa1  sa1  UANET 
  7. 7. My Computer USB Drive 
  8. 8. Creating Folders for Videos 1.  Right Click on  Desktop  2.  Mouse over  NEW  3.  Select FOLDER  4.  Type a name  for your new  folder 
  9. 9. U-Video File Transfer 1.  Plug U‐Video Camera into laptop USB port  2.  Open U‐Video folder to view files  3.  Navigate to video folder  4.  Open Video folder on laptop  5.  Drag video file from U‐Video folder and drop  into Video folder  6.  Copying message will appear  •  Do Not disconnect the U‐Video Camera! 
  10. 10. Setting Default Webpage to NING 1.  Navigate to  hp://akronreadysteps.ning.com/   2.  Click on TOOLS menu  3.  Select INTERNET OPTIONS 
  11. 11. Setting Default Webpage to NING 1.  Click on USE  CURRENT  2.  This will set the  default webpage to  the page that is  currently displayed. 
  12. 12. Setting Default Webpage to NING 1.  Click on APPLY  2.  Click on OK 
  13. 13. Updating NING Profile Pic 1.  Plug in USB  drive  2.  Log‐in to  NING  3.  Click on MY  PAGE  4.  Click on  “Photo” 
  14. 14. Updating NING Profile Pic 1.  Click on  BROWSE  2.  Locate your  image on  USB drive  3.  Click on  OPEN 
  15. 15. Updating NING Profile Pic 1.  Scroll to boom  of page.  2.  Click on SAVE 
  16. 16. Accessing CBDM Website 1.  Click on GROUPS  2.  Select Teachers &  Teaching  Assistants Group  3.  Click on the  CBDM Log‐in link 
  17. 17. Accessing CBDM Website hp://atlassolu+onsdev.com/cbdmtest/login.aspx   
  18. 18. Looking Back… •  Laptops  •  U‐Video File Transfer  •  NING – USB Drives & Profile Pics  •  CBDM Access 
  19. 19. Coming Attraction: Flowers – March 29 – May 14 HT Topics:  •  My Five Senses  •  Weather   •  Spring     •  Backyard Creatures  •  In the Garden    
  20. 20. Coming Attraction: Flowers – March 29 – May 14 Weekly ques&ons:   •  What are the special characteris+cs of flowers?   •  What do flowers need to grow?  •  How do flowers and other living things depend  on each other?  •  What are some of the jobs people have working  with flowers?  •  What are some ways people use flowers?  
  21. 21. Coming Attraction: Flowers – March 29 – May 14 •  Start saving water boles for possible  vases, planters, and rain gauges.  •  Go to hp://kidsgardening.com/ for  ideas.  •  Before we start this study, make sure  you know if any children in you class  have allergies to anything involving  flowers.  •  Ask parents to help contribute items  for your next 3D web. 
  22. 22. ARS Goals •  Best prac+ce  •  Essen+al early literacy skills  •  Knowledgeable educators  •  21 century learning environments  •  Engaged parents and communi+es 

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