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Getting Acquainted and Cognitive Competency (January 9-15) Support Forum for Questions 0
Introductions with Voki Avatar (Get a free account on Voki)

Let's get acquainted with Voki:

How to Create a Voki Avatar (after you get a free teacher account)


Get an educator account on Voki, create your avatar https://www.voki.com, let your avatar respond to the questions, and share the link.

Share the link of the recording in the message area of this ...

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Layout of the Course (Required Task)

Create a video tutorial showcasing the layout of this Moodle course. Do not go beyond the course parameters. Refer to the following areas:

  • Left block
  • Center 
  • Right block

Choose one of the following screen recorders to create your video. 

LOOM 

Edpuzzle

Screencast-o-matic

Screen Recorder

Vimeo

Flipgrid

Aweso...

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Habits in General and Learning Habits (Week 1 Discussion)

Watch the following video and add your input.


  • What are habits in general and learning habits?  
  • What do they have in common and how do they differ? 
  • What questions do you have about habits and learning habits that you'd like answered? 
Please reply to at least one other participant. 


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Learning Habits - Annotate and Respond (Click to Access the Discussion Forum)

Please respond to the following questions after reading, taking notes, and annotating the article on Learning Habits (above)

  1. How can we know if a student is learning?
  2. What can you do to ensure that each student is learning?
  3. What do you think about creating a chart for each ...
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Personal Learning

Respond to the following questions:

  1. What is personal learning?
  2. What role do teachers play in promoting personal learning?


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Personal Learning Chart (Make public and share link)

Create a personal learning chart (copy Google doc) for one of your students, make the doc viewable by anyone who has the link so we can all view it and share it in the discussion forum. Start with Cognitive Competency and continue working on the chart for each of the competencies. 



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Cognitive Competency
Answer the following questions: 
  1. What is Cognitive Competency according to Sam Redding? 
  2. How can teachers encourage learners to develop cognitive competency?

Remember to reply to at least one other post. 

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Kahoot Challenge for Week 1

Create a Kahoot Challenge for week 1:

  • Create a Kahoot quiz with 10 questions related to the content of week 1 on cognitive competency.
  • Add images that relate to the topic of week 1.

Share the link of the Kahoot Challenge. 

This is how you create a Kahoot Challenge:


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Quizlet Study Sets for Week 1
Get a teacher's account on Quizlet and join our class https://quizlet.com/join/EuGpF52np
Create a study set with 10 terms out of the 44 Glossary terms from Google Docs and definitions for week 1,  add the study set to our class and share the link of your study set in this forum. 

How to add a study...
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Let's Play a Quizlet Match! (Graded Activity)

Study your set under learn and the other Quizlet activities. You may wish to check out the "Learn" activity and some of the other ways to learn the terms.

 

When you feel that you're familiar with the terms and definitions, play Match and see how fast you can play the game. Take a screenshot of ...

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Reflections on Week 1

Choose a curation board/wall to reflect on week 1. Make the link viewable by all or public and share the link of your reflections

Padlet 

Wakelet

Miro 

Mural

Conceptboard

Ideaboardz

Google Jamboard

Pinterest 

Boards

Diego 

eLink

Scoopit


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Metacognitive Competency (January 18-22) Support Forum for Questions 0
Discussion on Metacognitive Competency Week 2 (Based on the reading above) - Task

Answer the following questions:

  1. What is metacognition?
  2. How can metacognition facilitate learning?
  3. What is metacognitive competency? You may find this https://lincs.ed.gov/state-resources/federal-initiatives/teal/guide/metacognitive and other resources of interest. 
  4. How does metacognitive competency ...
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Personal Learning Chart (Make public and share link) - Task

Create a personal learning chart (copy Google doc) for one of your students, make the doc viewable by anyone who has the link so we can all view it and share it in the discussion forum. Start with Cognitive Competency and continue working on the chart for each of the competencies. 



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Kahoot Challenge for Week 2 (Task)

Create a Kahoot Challenge for week 2

  • Create a Kahoot quiz with 10 questions related to the content of week 2 on Metacognitive competency.
  • Add images that relate to the topic of week 2.

Share the link of the Kahoot Challenge. 

This is how you create a Kahoot Challenge:


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Quizlet Study Sets for Week 2 - Task
Get a teacher's account on Quizlet and join our class https://quizlet.com/join/EuGpF52np

Create a study set with 10 terms out of the 45 Glossary terms from Google Docs and definitions for week 2,  add the study set to our class and share the link of your study set in this forum. 

How to share a ...
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Let's Play a Quizlet Match! (Graded Activity)

Study your set under learn and the other Quizlet activities. When you feel that you're familiar with the terms and definitions, play Match and see how fast you can play the game. Take a screenshot of your your best score and paste it in this discussion forum. Reflect on the experience. 


Learn how ...
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Reflections on Week 2 (Curation Walls) - Task

Choose a curation board/wall to reflect on week 2. Make the link viewable by all or public and share the link of your reflections

Padlet 

Wakelet

Miro 

Mural

Conceptboard

Ideaboardz

Google Jamboard

Pinterest 

Boards

Diego 

eLink

Scoopit


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Motivational Competency (January 23 - 29) Support Forum for Questions 0
Motivational Competency (Week 3 Discussion Forum based on the reading above) - Task

Answer the following questions:
  1. What is motivation?
  2. How is motivation related to learning?
  3. What is motivational competency?
  4. How does motivational competency relate to learning habits? 


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Personal Learning Chart (Make public and share link) - Task

Create a personal learning chart (copy Google doc) for one of your students, make the doc viewable by anyone who has the link so we can all view it and share it in the discussion forum. Start with Cognitive Competency and continue working on the chart for each of the competencies. 



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Kahoot Challenge for Week 3

Create a Kahoot Challenge for week 3

  • Create a Kahoot quiz with 10 questions related to the content of week 3 on Motivational competency.
  • Add images that relate to the topic of week 3.

Share the link of the Kahoot Challenge. 

This is how you create a Kahoot Challenge:


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Quizlet Study Sets for Week 3
Get a teacher's account on Quizlet and join our class https://quizlet.com/join/EuGpF52np

Create a study set with 10 terms out of the 45 Glossary terms from Google Docs and definitions for week 3,  add the study set to our class and share the link of your study set in this forum. 

How to share a ...
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Let's Play a Quizlet Match! (Graded Activity)

Study your set under learn and the other Quizlet activities. When you feel that you're familiar with the terms and definitions, play Match and see how fast you can play the game. Take a screenshot of your your best score and paste it in this discussion forum. Reflect on the experience. 


Learn how ...
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Reflections on Week 3

Choose a curation board/wall to reflect on week 3. Make the link viewable by all or public and share the link of your reflections

Padlet 

Wakelet

Miro 

Mural

Conceptboard

Ideaboardz

Google Jamboard

Pinterest 

Boards

Diego 

eLink

Scoopit


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Social and Emotional Competency (January 30 - February 5) Support Forum for Questions 0
Social and. Emotional Competency Week 4 Discussion Forum (based on the reading below)

You may the information available from Discovery Education https://selcoalition.org/ and SEL activities for the K-12 classroom useful : https://selcoalition.org/classroom-resources/activities/

Answer the questions below: 

  1. What is social competency?
  2. How does it relate to learning?
  3. What is emotional ...
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Personal Learning Chart (Make public and share link) - Task

Create a personal learning chart (copy Google doc) for one of your students, make the doc viewable by anyone who has the link so we can all view it and share it in the discussion forum. Start with Cognitive Competency and continue working on the chart for each of the competencies. 



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Kahoot Challenge for Week 4

Create a Kahoot Challenge for week 4

  • Create a Kahoot quiz with 10 questions related to the content of week 4 on social and emotional competency.
  • Add images that relate to the topic of week 4.

Share the link of the Kahoot Challenge. 

This is how you create a Kahoot Challenge:


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Quizlet Study Sets for Week 4
Get a teacher's account on Quizlet and join our class https://quizlet.com/join/EuGpF52np

Create a study set with 10 terms out of the 45 Glossary terms from Google Docs and definitions for week 4,  add the study set to our class and share the link of your study set in this forum. 

How to share a ...
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Let's Play a Quizlet Match! (Graded Activity)

Study your set under learn and the other Quizlet activities. When you feel that you're familiar with the terms and definitions, play Match and see how fast you can play the game. Take a screenshot of your your best score and paste it in this discussion forum. Reflect on the experience. 


Learn how ...
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Reflections on Week 4

Choose a curation board/wall to reflect on week 4. Make the link viewable by all or public and share the link of your reflections. Add multimedia to your reflections. Add text, audio, video, and images to make it as creative as you can. 

Padlet 

Wakelet

Miro 

Mural

Conceptboard

Ideaboardz

Google ...

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Showcase and Reflect (February 6 - 12) Support Forum for Questions 0
Growth Mindset with Carol Dweck

How does a Growth Mindset relate to Personal Competency Framework?

Watch the following Talk on Growth Mindset by Carol Dweck


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Quizlet Study Set for Submission for Week 5 (Share the link)

Get a teacher's account on Quizlet and join our class https://quizlet.com/join/EuGpF52np

Create a study set with 5 terms out of the 45 Glossary terms from Google Docs and definitions for week 5,  add the study set to our class and share the link of your study set in this forum. 

How to share a ...

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Let's Play a Quizlet Match! (Graded Activity)

Study your set under learn and the other Quizlet activities. When you feel that you're familiar with the terms and definitions, play Match and see how fast you can play the game. Take a screenshot of your your best score and paste it in this discussion forum. Reflect on the experience. 


Learn how ...
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Benefits and Challenges in Having a Reflective Practice Discussion Forum (Task)

What are some of the benefits and challenges involved in conducting a reflective practice? Base your response on your personal and professional experiences and readings.

Reply to at least one other participant. 

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Create a Game

Create an online game for 15 - 20 main, personal, or new words or expressions with or without their meanings by creating one or more of the puzzle games in puzzle maker  https://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/word-search
Get a screenshot of the game and share the image by copying and pasting ...
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Showcase and Reflect on Curation Wall (Discussion forum with a Grade)
Participants will showcase the work they did in weeks 1-4 and reflect on the process using a screen sharing recorder and curation wall from the list, below.

Instructions:
  • Choose a screen recorder from the list below.
  • Go back to weeks 1-4 of the course. 
  • Take us on a tour of the work you had done in ...
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Reflect on the Process with a Voki Avatar

Sign up for or sign in to a Voki account and use the avatar with your voice (in real time or upload an MP3) or by text to speech that is there to reflect on the process of developing and designing a course collaboratively. 

Share the challenges and benefits of the 5-week EVO session and share the ...

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Certificate of Participation Support Forum for Questions 0