Saturday, June 6, 2015

Sloatsburg - June 5, 2015

Sloatsburg was very diverse today!

ClassFlow

ClassFlow has revamped itself and grown.  It is a place to differentiate instruction, create small groups, collaborate on projects, assess knowledge, and more.  ClassFlow supports Active inspire and Smart Notebook files while running on Android, IOS and Windows based devices.  To read more about ClassFlow:

ClassFlow - Smartnote and Flipchart Files

GMail

Want to become a Gmail Master? Tackle each belt from white, green, black and eventually become a Gmail Master.

Google Drawing

Google Drawing has a number of diverse tools uses from mind mapping to math. It is a great tool to use in lower elementary classes because it fits a variety of ISTE and Common Core ELA (writing, publishing and presentation) standards.  

How to use Google Drawing for reaching standards with Kindergarten students is a document that describes how to use Google Drawing with a group of Kindergartners.

YouTube

Did you know that with your ramapocentral.net account you also have a youtube channel? Through your YouTube Channel you can upload videos, save and create playlists, subscribe to people and channels.

How To Get To Your YouTube Channel




**Upon first log in to your channel, you will have to accept terms.  Accept (or click ok).**

 Layout of Your YouTube Channel



Upload a Video 

**Click upload in the top right corner**


  1. Select files to upload 
  2. Choose the type of listing:
    1. Public - default setting that means anybody can see your video; listed in all searches.
    2. Private - only those you invite to view the video can view it (they must have their own Youtube accounts and the maximum number is 50 usernames); video will not come up under any search results or your channel list.
    3. Unlisted- video will not come up in search results or on your channel either. Only those who know the link can view it, and you can share the link with anyone, even those who do not have a YouTube account/username.


Create a Playlist

There are multiple ways to create a playlist.

Through Playlists

  1. Playlists
  2. + New playlist
  3. Type in a title for the playlist
  4. Choose if the playlist is Public, Private or Unlisted 
  5. Click Create

Through a Video to Create a New Playlist or Add to an Existing Playlist

When you are watching a video you can add it to an existing playlist or add it to a new playlist.  Click Add to below the video

To add to an EXISTING playlist EITHER:
  1. Type in the name of the playlist in the search bar until the playlist comes up.  Then check the box to the left of the playlist name.
  2. OR scroll to the playlist name and click on the box to the left.


To CREATE a NEW playlist from a Video:

First Method
  1. Click Add to
  2. Type the name of the New Playlist in the search bar.  
  3. Click "New Playlist Title" (create new) 
  1. Choose your privacy settings (Public, Unlisted or Private).
  2. Click Create.


Second Method
  1. Click Add to
  2. Type the name of the New Playlist AT THE BOTTOM where it says "create new playlist".  
  3. Choose your privacy settings (Public, Unlisted or Private).
  4. Click Create.