Visual Communication with iOS InfoPics (B223)
[Explore and create : BYOD]
Monday, June 26, 12:00–1:00 pm
(specific location available in May)
Dr. Wesley Fryer
We live in a very visual society and culture. In this hands-on session, participants will learn how to become more effective and powerful visual communicators by creating InfoPics on an iOS device. Learn how to find, save, modify and share copyright-friendly images with related textual annotations.
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Tablet: iOS
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Participants will need to download and install the following free iOS apps on their iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch prior to the session:
Adobe Spark Post
|Focus:||Digital age teaching & learning|
|Subject area:||Language arts|
|ISTE Standards:||Students : Creative communicator
Teachers : Model digital age work and learning
Students : Knowledge constructor
Session objectives include:
1- Help attendees understand the power, importance, and value of using visual images with text to communicate ideas
2- Empower attendees to use a variety of iOS apps to create InfoPics
3- Model different ways InfoPic challenges can be used with students to deepen learning and encourage creative expression
4- Encourage participants to reflect on key takeaways from the ISTE 2017 conference and effectively share those with social media using InfoPics
5- Provide teachers with workflow suggestions to use InfoPIcs with students in the classroom
6- Highlight places to archive and share InfoPics with others to inspire, influence and teach
Elements of this session will include:
1- An overview of why visual communication and visual literacy is important and should be taught at all levels
2- Basic workflow for creating and sharing InfoPics
3- Steps to create InfoPics with Adobe Spark Post
4- Steps to create InfoPics with Typorama
5- Steps to create InfoPics with Phonto
6- Options for Sharing and Archiving InfoPics
7- InfoPic Challenge and Practice Time
8- Wrap Up and Share Out
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