Edmodo to Motivate Students for Beginners

Why Use Edmodo?

Objectives:

  • Create Account
  • Explore how to join, create, and modify groups
  • Create & Respond to Notes
  • Create Poll
  • Examine Library & Add Links/Files
  • Locate Help/Support

Team Rubric Correlation/Other Standards Correlation

  • Motivating Students
  • Teacher Knowledge of Students

PLC Guiding Questions

  1. What is it we want our students to know?
  2. How will we know if they learned it?
  3. What will we do for those who have not shown mastery?
  4. How will we enrich/extend the learning for those who have demonstrated success?

ISTE Student Standards-- Communication and collaboration
Communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media formats.

Success Criteria for Today:
  • Participants can create an account.
  • Participants can join and create a group
  • Participants can navigate group settings.
  • Participants can create and respond to Notes
  • Participants can create a poll
  • Participants can upload content to library.
  • Participants can share library content with groups.
  • Participants know the difference between a teacher account and student account.

What is Edmodo?

Teacher Accounts & Groups

Task 1--as a student

  • Read a post and reply to it.
  • Respond to a poll
  • Take a quiz
  • Review the difference in what the teacher screen and student screens look like.

Task 2

Task 3

  • Send a post (note) to your group.
  • Notes

Task 4

  • Create a Poll or quiz & Send to Group
  • Teach you partner how you created your poll or quiz.
  • Polls

Task 5

  • Create folder in library
  • Add link or document to folder
  • Share folder with group
  • Library help

Edmodo Help/Support

Using Edmodo in the Classroom

Wrap Up & Evaluation

Complete Exit Ticket & PD evaluation in Edmodo