Saranac Lake 1/2 Day Flipped Classroom Workshop

saranac-lake-school-districtFLIPPED CLASSROOM WORKSHOP

12:00 – 12:30 AM Introductions, Getting to Know the Flipped Classroom

  • Introduction
  • 4 Focal Areas:
    • Content
    • Content engagement
    • Changing how you use class time
    • Overcoming obstacles and objections
  • Workshop Outcomes
    • Awareness of an array of techniques and tools to deliver and help ensure that students engage with digital learning content
    • Learn how to create “screencasts” with the Smartboard and Windows Movie Maker
    • Awareness of a variety of techniques help ensure that screencasts are engaging
    • Be prepared to overcome various obstacles and possible objections to implemented flipped instruction
  • Easing in: A little flip can go a long way
  • Why I Flipped my Classroom by Katie Gumbar (in a nutshell – enabling differentiation!)

12:30 – 1:15 Tools & Techniques to deliver flipped content and help ensure that students engage with it!

CONTENT can be any digital materials – documents, pictures, videos, web sites, podcasts, etc., and custom interactive content you create using digital tools. YOU decide what content you will use to create a digital lesson.

(Complete ‘3 Minute Teaching Tool-Torial’ Video Series:

1:15 – 1:45 Creating Video Lessons Using the SMART Board & Windows Movie Maker

– BREAK – 

2:00 – 2:20 Evolving How You Use Class Time

2:20 – 2:30 Creating a Well-Rounded Lesson

Be sure to consider:

  • What is the topic you are creating this flipped lesson for?
  • How you will introduce the learning material (in class) that they will consume outside of class?
  • What specific content (videos, text, audio?) will students be required to consume for this lesson?
  • How will you deliver the content to the students?
  • What measures will you employ to help ensure that students engage with the content?
  • How will now you use the valuable face-to-face classroom time you have made available in the next class session?

2:30 – 2:45 Overcoming Objections & Objections 

2:45 – 3:00 WRAP UP & Resources for Continuing your Flipped Learning Journey