#AppSmashing for Beginners!
Participate and share : Interactive lecture
Joe Merrill Kristin Merrill
Join Joe and Kristin Merrill, authors of "The InterACTIVE Class" series, as they share simple and engaging ways to enhance students' creativity and boost the academic level of thinking. Interact with basic apps and learn how to export/import projects to one another to create unique projects!
|Audience:||Teachers, Coaches, Teacher education/higher ed faculty|
|Attendee devices:||Devices required|
|Attendee device specification:||Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
|Participant accounts, software and other materials:||Flipgrid, Seesaw, Buncee, PicCollage EDU, Adobe Spark|
|Topic:||Online tools, apps & resources|
|Subject area:||Language arts, Math|
|ISTE Standards:||For Students:
Our goal is to help educate teachers on how to enhance technology in their classroom. Participants will become familiar with several basic apps, and how they can work together to foster student voice and creativity. They will understand how these apps can be used for differentiation, and provide a choice for all students.
1. Introduction [2 min]
2. App Smashing with Flipgrid [10 min]
3. App Smashing with Seesaw [10 min]
4. Chatterpix into Flipgrid [10 min]
5. Buncee into Flipgrid [5 min]
6. PicCollage EDU into Flipgrid [10 min]
7. PicCollage EDU into Seesaw [5 min]
8. Questions [8 min]
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 Joe and Kristin Merrill (Elevate Books EDU - Mar. 2020)
Personally published eBooks:
#AppSmashing with Mr. Merrill's Class Vol. 1 & 2:
#AppSmashing Book Creator and Flipgrid eBook:
App Smashing with Flipgrid:
App Smashing with Jornea Erwin:
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.