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By Edward RoesingProject 1Productivity and SoftwareForAll Content Areas K- 12
Skype is a software application that allows the user tomake calls over the Internet. Skype includes thefollowing features: Video and Voice Calls Instant Messaging File SharingWhat is Skype?
A high speed Internet connectionSpeakers and a microphoneA webcam (for video calls)What you need in order to Skypehttp://www.skype.com/en/what-is-skype/
Use Skype EverywhereAs long as you have a device that can get a network connection, Skypecan be used anywhere!http://www.skype.com/en/download-skype/skype-for-computer/
AccountsFree vs. Premiumhttp://www.skype.com/en/what-is-skype/
Creating an Account1) Click create an account2) Fill in the information and click “I agree”
How to Make a Callhttps://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA3681/making-a-video-call-windows-desktopSkype stores yourcontacts for you!
How to Make a CallSkype gives you the options of makinga voice call or a video call
What you can do during a callhttps://support.skype.com/en/faq/FA3681/making-a-video-call-windows-desktop
Video and Messaging Featureshttp://www.skype.com/en/features/
Sharing and More Featureshttp://www.skype.com/en/features/
Skype offers a platform for teachers and othereducators to connect and share lessons and othereducational ideas.Skype in the Classroom
Skype in the ClassroomOnce you have created a Skype account, you can access Skype in the classroom.Teachers can post lessons and search for other lessons created by other teachers.https://education.skype.com/search?utf8=✓&subject=math
Connect with international classroomsLearn a particular subjectProfessional DevelopmentGuest LecturersConnect to other classroomsPen PalsParent Teacher ConferencesAnd many more!Ideas for Skype in the Classroom
A high school Algebra teacher sets up a call with amathematician through Skype. The students are tocreate a list of five questions about equations . After thequestions are answered, students will reflect on whatthey learned from the call.Project # 1CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.11-12.5CCSS.Math.Content.HSA-CED.A.1CCSS.Math.Content.HSA-CED.A.2CCSS.Math.Content.HSA-CED.A.3CCSS.Math.Content.HSA-CED.A.4
Students in a high school English class are to select atopic and create interview questions. The students willchoose another student, teacher, or administrator. Theinterview will be shown over Skype to the class.Project # 2CCSS:ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.3ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.4ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.5
Students in a high school biology class will create apodcast using Skype. The podcast will be a labdemonstration in which the students model the lab.This podcast will be shown as a preview before the classcompletes the lab.Project # 3NJCCCS:5.1.12.B.15.1.12.B.25.1.12.B.3
Students in a 4th grade science class will Skype withanother class, expert, or anyone that can giveinformation on deserts, rainforests, and oceans.Students will look to Skype with someone that canbring the experience of a desert, rainforest, or ocean tothe classroom.Project # 4CCSS:ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.3ELA-LITERACY.SL.11-12.5NJCCCS:5.4.4.E.1
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