Class 4: Teaching With Jamboard

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Activity 1: Review our experience using KumoSpace.

How we might use it? And how it fit our criteria for judging edtech tools?

Our working list – criteria for judging a tech tool
Ease of use / set up  Reliability / tech support
Connectivity – among students, with teacher, to other platformsFunctionality – meets our instructional goals. Tools for teachers and students
User experience  – audio, graphics, toolsRequirements – cost, bandwidth, devices, platforms
Ethical considerations / privacyAccessibility for all

Activity 2: Jamboard Overview

Working with your group – answer the following on our collaborative Jamboard.

  • What does Jamboard do best?
  • How do you manage use with students?
  • What technical requirements need to be met?

Activity 3: How would you set up and run Jamboard to do the following?

Answer question above – working in groups of two on this Jamboard on the slide that matches your group number. What does teacher do? What do students do?

  1. Brainstorm
  2. Graphic organizer
  3. Storyboard
  4. Showcase student work
  5. Timeline / diagram
  6. Concept (mind) map
  7. Entrance / exit ticket

Activity 4: Jamboard Scavenger Hunt

Working in a teams find FOUR good examples of how teachers effectively use Jamboard. Share to this Wakelet and be prepared to explain your selection and reasons for choosing with class.

Jamboard Examples

Assignment 4: Design a Jamboard Learning Activity | Jamboard Lesson 21A-4

Design a Jamboard based lesson as the basis of your next post. Your post should include:

  1. Title and featured image
  2. Context of the activity – see our list #3 above (ex. Brainstorm, etc)
  3. Target student group for lesson – grade level or subject
  4. Instructions for students
  5. Goal for lesson and how the Jamboard help you meet the goal.
  6. Be sure to set the “Sharing” setting of your Jamboard to “anyone on the internet with this link CAN VIEW.”
  7. A screenshot of the Jamboard (Jamboard cannot be embedded into another site)
  8. Use the screenshot with text hyperlink to Jamboard (like I did below)


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