To know what is a Virtual Learning Environment To understand the functions of Studywiz To know the procedure for solving technical problems To know lesson protocol for laptop use AIMS
ICT RULES <ul><li>When using your laptops in Total Curriculum the following rules must be adhered to: </li></ul><ul><li>When a teaching is talking screens must be dipped </li></ul><ul><li>Pupils should not visit any non educational websites </li></ul><ul><li>Chat rooms and discussion forums must only be used with the teachers permission </li></ul><ul><li>Pupils must behave as they would in a classroom when chatting with other pupils on Studywiz </li></ul><ul><li>Deliberate damage to another pupils laptop is unacceptable </li></ul>
WHAT IS STUDYWIZ? Watch the video to find out about Studywiz?
This is the Studywiz homepage Click on Enter As Student
This is the Log In Page Enter your username and password here Your Log in is 00 and the number on your lunch card e.g. 001234
Once you have logged in your personal homepage should be displayed To log out of Studywiz Click the Log Out button here
You can now upload any Work you have into your E Locker We are going to upload your work to your e locker which is your own personal storage space Click on the e locker link
This is your e locker Firstly we are going to create A file in your e locker Total Curriculum
We are now going to upload your work click on Upload New Item Then browse to the item and click Upload Your work should then appear in your e locker
Click on the Home Icon to go back your Home Page You will now learn how to access lesson resources for your Joint Total Lessons Click on the resources Icon here
Click on the my groups tab Then your theme for this term “Conquest”
In the conquest folder are the folders of resources for each Total Curriculum subject and Joint lessons. You will need to select the Joint lessons folder and how do I use Studywiz.
Studywiz multi content resource A multi content resource contains everything you need for that lesson. Every Total Curriculum Joint Lesson has a resource like this. When you have opened the multi content resource make sure you download the studywiz pupil guide and laptop procedures and save this to your network space.
Open the What is Studywiz? Assignment file, download and save it to your network area and complete the tasks. At the end of the lesson upload your assignment like you would your work to your e locker, including a description of the assignment. Your teacher can now mark this work once the assignment has been submitted.
MAIN TASK Create a guide to Studywiz for people of your own age who have not used Studywiz before. It can be an online guide or even a leaflet but it must be completed on a laptop and uploaded to an online gallery were your class mates will read and comment on your work. Make sure you upload your guide to the gallery on the correct floor.
WHAT SHOULD I INCLUDE? 1. Introduction to Studywiz What is a VLE? Why do we use it? 2. Using Studywiz What can you do on studywiz? e.g. chat, discussion, submit work, e locker, use lesson resources. 3. Hints and Tips What should first time users know?
Click on the Gallery resource. make sure you select the one for your floor.
Click on the “Add Item” icon to upload you Studywiz guide.
You can now view what is in the gallery. The tabs at the top help you view the gallery in different Ways. You can now view the work uploaded to the Gallery and leave a comment using the questions on the PowerPoint
Write your comment in the “ Add a Comment” Box and click on “ Save Comment”. The comment will then appear below for the maker of the guide to read.
COMMENTS <ul><li>The outline below will help you when writing your comments on other pupils work. </li></ul><ul><li>Is the guide easy to understand and suitable for people of your own age? </li></ul><ul><li>What do you like most about the guide? </li></ul><ul><li>How could the guide be improved? </li></ul>