Copyright and Fair Use Vocabulary Assignment Open the document Vocabulary-1 to complete. Save it to your own class folder on Drive.
*Descargar la versión española de la Asignación de vocabulario-1.. Due Monday, October 3rd (40 points)
Write up a blog post talking about what you would do if you had 24 hours entirely free of any obligations. What would you do with your free time? Would it be your favorite past-time or would you use it for catching up on something? Include a picture in your post. (30 points)
Class Activity: Google Calendar
Today we will learn how to create a Google Calendar. Watch as I demonstrate the Google Calendar application. You will create your own calendar as you do today’s assignment.
Here’s a TED talk by Software developer Mike Matas. Many of you put tips & tricks on your iPad Scavenger Hunt. I will invite a few students to demonstrate by pairing an iPad using Apple TV. Thank you for going the extra mile! *extra credit*
Class Activities: Catch-Up Day
Check your grades on Skyward. If you think that I have missed something, please talk to me.
Class Starter: Let’s take a minute to explore Augmented Reality. I will share a few videos to show just a few great ways that AR can be a useful tool. Here’s a video showing how an AR App gives you more info about your location. My favorite AR App is called La Bamba!
Today we will use classroom iPads to practice some basic skills using the device. There are not enough iPads for every student so you will work in small teams using an iPad. Every student must complete the assignment and save the Google Doc to his or her own drive folder for assignment credit.
*If you have any class time remaining, use it to finish any assignments that you are missing, or improve your blog website!
Are these credible websites? Why or why not? Write a blogpost (at least 1 paragraph, meaning 3-5 sentences for each site) about your reactions to these sites and if they can be considered credible (aka believable). Explain why you think they should (or should not) be taken seriously by people visiting them. (30 Points)
Class Activities: Utah Business Websites
*Today, you will do the assignment with a partner!
Download today’s assignment. Each student needs to download their own copy, add his or her name to it and insert their own findings about the following Utah business websites. When completed, save the document to your own assignment folder on Google Drive. DUE MONDAY. (50 Points)
For this assignment you will look closely at the following websites from a few Utah businesses. Take note of the way that these websites provide accurate information and establish credibility.
OneDrive is Microsoft’s cloud service. We will talk more about what cloud computing means in the near future, but for now, just know that OneDrive is Microsoft’s version of Google Drive, the service you have already been using.
*Save your new account information on a google document and place it in your assignment folder.
Watch this as a class for pure inspiration. You are a genius too!
Class Activities: Building a Google Spreadsheet
Today you will use the Google Sheets application to create a new spreadsheet. Watch as I demonstrate how to create a Google Spreadsheet. Pay close attention to details so you will be ready for today’s assignment.
Assignment: Google Sheets – 2
This assignment uses a spreadsheet to show employee standings at Donovan Industries. Click here to view instructions. – worth 50 points due Sept. 15