Lovonya DeJean Module 1&3

Lovonya DeJean Middle School, WCCUSD, Richmond, CA Tuedsay, August 5, 2014

Module 1: Intro to School2Home Module 3: CCSS and Student Engagement
Objectives: Teachers will

  • become familiar with the School2Home Program
  • review the Student/Parent School2Home handbook
  • create, revise a lesson focusing on student engagement and the new CCSS standards




handouts / resources

15 min

Opening Activities:

  • Brief Introductions-30 sec dash

  • Storytime for Adults (to be con’t)

  • 1 to 1 in Maine -- how it starts


30 min

Teacher Readiness Survey-Planning Targeted PD for LDJ

Survey on the School2Home website

Online at

Teacher Section of Home2School website

30 min

K/W Activity: Group K/W/L (Know and Want to know) about incorporating technology into everyday teaching and classwork

S2H introductory documents

K/W/L Google doc chart

30 min

Introduction to Google Drive and Google Docs

Differentiation: Explore Google Resources for Education

           or your choice from the Google Resources

Google Docs for Ed Training Site

Please use the side arrows--there are over 29 pages of resources!

10 min



30 min

Introduction to G Drive and G Docs (con’t)

  • Creating a new doc of your own

  • Working on a collaborative document


30 min

School2Home resources  


30 min

Introduction to Gooru

     Signing up

     Introduction Tour  


12:10 -12:40



60 min

Teacher Lesson Plan Activity: Charting Out a Start-of-Year activity

Paper copies

web template  Must be downloaded to your computer

20 min

Magic Moment:  Demonstration of the tool and possible uses.  Explore on your own during the coming weeks.


30 min

Family Handbook Activity:

Student and Parent Handbook Review

School/district handbook

30 min


  • So what about that story-how does it connect?

  • What was your Ah-ha moment--shared with group?

  • What are your anticipated biggest needs for the future?

  • Reflection on the day--send us an email with needs, joys, improvements….link to Feedback Form

[email protected]

[email protected]


Next Steps

Teachers share and critique each others plans-bring comments to next session


Learning on your own:

Additional PD on GoogleEdu to further develop the teacher lesson plans




Check out WCCUSD Tips and Tricks from the WCCUSD Technology Trainers by Laurie Roberts, Tech Trainer for WCCUSD


Google Drive Access for Teachers

Google Drive Access for Students

Edmodo Tips for WCCUSD Teachers

Doc Cam Basics: AVerMedia



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