Tammy Massman
and the
Northeast Hamilton 3rd Graders
ITEC October, 2013
My Story
O Teaching almost 20 years at Northeast
O
O

O
O
O
O

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O

Hamilton
Substitute, 6 yrs. Special Ed., 13 yrs. 3rd
G...
It Only Takes a Spark
O Regional PD
O John Kuglin- Oct. 2011
O He planted a seed
O Signed up for everything

O Passion for...
In the Beginning
O John Kuglin's Wiki
O 2 more PD opportunities before I saw its

power.
O Wikispaces- Class Home Page
O A...
Benefits of the iPad
O Rolled out 5 weeks ago
O iPads- game changer
O Leveling the playing field
O Personalized / differen...
Connect
O No longer restricted to our classroom of

11 students
O We’ve gone Global
O Skype in the Classroom- Authors, Mys...
Collaborate
O iPads and Web 2.0 tools invite information
O
O
O
O
O

sharing and collaboration
Google Docs- Mystery Skype, ...
Create
O Passion Projects
O 2012-13 YouTube
O Boys writing plays
O Inspiring others
The Crystal
Castle
GRA: Character Development
iPads
O Fabulous

Resources for
Using iPads in
the Elementary
Daily 5
Word Work
Writing

Conferring with an Avatar
Daily 5Computer
Web 2.0 Tools
Global Projects
Keeping Students Engaged
O Give students ownership in learning/teaching
O Ditch the Desks
O Look for authentic experiences...
Where I’m at Today
O I am a STUDENT!
O I can’t get enough. (PASSION?)
O Learning from Twitter-the best PLN EVER
O I read a...
A Long Way to Go
O Full-time student
O Always learning
O Excited to see how far I can take my students
O What will they te...
Recommendations
O Play like a kid
O Take risks
O Take ownership of PD
O
O

O
O
O

(Twitter, chats, Pinterest, Edmodo, Blog...
Developing Your PLN
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013
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iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013

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Northeast Hamilton 3rd Graders and their teacher lead others at the Iowa Technology and Education Conference (ITEC) on iPad implementation.

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iPads in the Elem. Classroom ITEC 2013

  1. 1. Tammy Massman and the Northeast Hamilton 3rd Graders ITEC October, 2013
  2. 2. My Story O Teaching almost 20 years at Northeast O O O O O O O O Hamilton Substitute, 6 yrs. Special Ed., 13 yrs. 3rd Gr. Mother of 4 (4-17 yrs.) NEH- Unique Single section prek-12 200 kids FAMILY Do our own thing Deserted island Resourceful Technology rich
  3. 3. It Only Takes a Spark O Regional PD O John Kuglin- Oct. 2011 O He planted a seed O Signed up for everything O Passion for Technology O A Whole New World!
  4. 4. In the Beginning O John Kuglin's Wiki O 2 more PD opportunities before I saw its power. O Wikispaces- Class Home Page O Animoto- Meet 3rd Grade O Voki- Gearing up for Student OwnershipHawaii
  5. 5. Benefits of the iPad O Rolled out 5 weeks ago O iPads- game changer O Leveling the playing field O Personalized / differentiated instruction O Engaging O Interactive O Student ownership O Sharing with an authentic audience O One stop shopping (Kinley)
  6. 6. Connect O No longer restricted to our classroom of 11 students O We’ve gone Global O Skype in the Classroom- Authors, Mystery Skype, Museums, Experts O Global Classroom Projects: Global Read Aloud, Digital Scrapbook Project
  7. 7. Collaborate O iPads and Web 2.0 tools invite information O O O O O sharing and collaboration Google Docs- Mystery Skype, Science Global Read Aloud TodaysMeet: Marty McGuire and Out of My Mind Twitter Wikis
  8. 8. Create O Passion Projects O 2012-13 YouTube O Boys writing plays O Inspiring others
  9. 9. The Crystal Castle
  10. 10. GRA: Character Development
  11. 11. iPads O Fabulous Resources for Using iPads in the Elementary
  12. 12. Daily 5
  13. 13. Word Work
  14. 14. Writing Conferring with an Avatar
  15. 15. Daily 5Computer
  16. 16. Web 2.0 Tools
  17. 17. Global Projects
  18. 18. Keeping Students Engaged O Give students ownership in learning/teaching O Ditch the Desks O Look for authentic experiences O Limit worksheets O Use iPad as a tool not a reward
  19. 19. Where I’m at Today O I am a STUDENT! O I can’t get enough. (PASSION?) O Learning from Twitter-the best PLN EVER O I read all the time O Teach Like a Pirate O Passion Driven Classroom O Trying new things- Screen Casting O CONNECTED EDUCATOR!
  20. 20. A Long Way to Go O Full-time student O Always learning O Excited to see how far I can take my students O What will they teach me O Global Projects O Blogging- Improving skills with authentic audience O Genius Hour / Passion ProjectsCREATE, CREATE, CREATE!
  21. 21. Recommendations O Play like a kid O Take risks O Take ownership of PD O O O O O (Twitter, chats, Pinterest, Edmodo, Blogging) Share what you know Savor the satisfaction of having someone favorite a Tweet, making connections, finding your PASSION Give your students time and space to create You never know when you will ignite their passion Start small- Rome wasn’t built in a day
  22. 22. Developing Your PLN

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