Thursday Help Sessions Term 4

They will be in T2 so we can use the computers and the projector.

They will run from about 3.30 till 4.30 ( or when you want to leave !! )

Please put your name in the last box if you plan to come on a particular date

( in the “Want to Come” column) - or you can just turn up… that is fine too :D

Here are the topics for this term :-

Week 1 - General Help Session

Week 2 - Blinging your site

Week 3 - Lesson Planning on a Google Calendar

Week 4 - Picassa Web Albums

Week 5 - Blogging Basics

Week 6 - Video Editing on YouTube

Week 7 - External and 3rd Party apps and how to get them on your site

Week 1 - General Help Session

Date :- Thursday 17th October

This session is aimed at general support regarding  the basic 3 things of sites, calendars and documents.

Come with questions, issues, problems, things you have forgotten how to do.

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Sites

Come with questions

tu Ro

Calendars

Come with questions

Documents

Come with questions

Week 2 - Blinging your site

Date :- Thursday 24th October

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Headers and backgrounds

Using online sources to produce your own site headers and backgrounds

tu,tt

Christine

Md

Colour Lovers

http://www.colourlovers.com/

tu, tt, Md

PicMonkey

http://www.picmonkey.com/

tu,tt, Md

Week 3 - Lesson Planning on a Google Calendar

Date :- Thursday 31st  October

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Planning

Putting your planning on a calendar.

Please come with some week by week stuff you can put in for next year.

tu, tt,  Ro

Embedding

Embedding your calendar onto your class site so the students can see the plans for the lessons.

tu, tt,

Week 4 - Picassa Web Albums

Date :- Thursday 7th November

Topic

Information

Want to come?

General Use

Uploading photos, use of folders, sharing settings.

Come with some photos we can use

tu, ro, Bo

Embedding on a site

Embedding your albums onto your site either as individual photos or as albums.

tu

Week 5 - Blogging Basics

Date - Thursday 14th November

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Starting your blog

Making a new blog

tu

Basics

making a post, inserting a photo, inserting a video

tu

Using labels

Tracking topics or students using labels on posts

tu

Week 6 - Video Editing on YouTube

Date - Thursday 21st November

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Uploading

Getting your videos on youtube

tu

Christine

Basics

Selecting shots, transitions, titles.

tu, Bo

Sharing

Getting the edited video out and onto your site

tu

Week 7 - External and 3rd Party apps and how to get them on your site

Date - Thursday 28th November

Topic

Information

Want to come?

Flipsnack, poplet, flickr, glogster

How to get the things you do on other applications into your site.

tu