Wakelet in the InterACTIVE Class! (Ways to Use Wakelet in Elementary)
Participate and share : Poster
Kristin Merrill Joe Merrill
Are you an elementary teacher who is looking for ways to use Wakelet in your classroom? Join Kristin and Joe Merrill (fourth- and first-grade teachers and authors of the "InterACTIVE Class" series) as they explain how they have used Wakelet to transform the learning experience for their students.
|Audience:||Library media specialists, Principals/head teachers, Teachers|
|Attendee devices:||Devices useful|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Wakelet, Flipgrid|
|Topic:||Online tools, apps & resources|
|Subject area:||Language arts, Math|
|ISTE Standards:||For Educators:
Attendees will gain knowledge on the latest version of Wakelet.
Attendees will be able to create their own interactive lessons and leave with materials to integrate in their own classrooms immediately.
During the presentation, interactive programs that are compatible with Wakelet will be introduced and modeled.
Introduction (5 minutes)
What is Wakelet?
How to use Wakelet in the Elementary Classroom (40 min)
The Merrills share ways they have integrated Wakelet into the instruction of their classrooms. We’ll discuss differentiation strategies, collaboration techniques, and various integrations.
Q&A (5 minutes)
Flipgrid in the InterACTIVE Class, by Joe and Kristin Merrill (Elevate Books EDU - Jan. 2021)
The InterACTIVE Class, by Joe and Kristin Merrill (Elevate Books EDU - Jan. 2020)
The Microsoft Infused Classroom, by Holly Clark, Tanya Avrith, Felisa Ford, Natasha Rachelle, and Kristin and Joe Merrill (Elevate Books EDU - Mar. 2020)
Kristin Merrill: Fourth Grade teacher; 13+ years of experience working in intermediate (3-5) grade levels, 5+ years of implementing iPads, laptops, and Chrome books in the classroom. Kristin is the co-author of the book, "The #interACTIVE Classroom," on Elevate Books EDU.
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