Winters Module 1&3

Mods 1 & 3 
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Winters Middle School, Winters CA July 7, 2014

Module 1: Intro to School2Home Module 3: CCSS and Student Engagement

Objectives: Teachers will

  • explore beginning classroom management techniques in the 1 to 1 classroom
  • discover ways to incorporate technology and CCSS
  • create and revise a lesson focusing on student engagement and the new CCSS standards
  • connect Illuminate evaluations to Gooru Collections



handouts / resources

30 min

Opening Activities:

Video (9 min 5sec)


Teacher readiness survey - Planning targeted PD for Winters

Survey on the School2Home website


45 min

K/W Activity: Group K/W/L (Know and Want to know) 

about incorporating technology into everyday teaching and classwork and about School2Home

S2H introductory documents

K/W/L Google doc chart

10 min



60 min

Introduction to Gooru

     Signing up

     Introduction Tour  

Gooru website

40 min

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

Paper copies

Template on web

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.


15 min

Family Handbook Activity:

Student Family Handbook Review


School/district handbook

15 min


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

  • What was your Aha 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….Fill out the Presenter Feedback form clicking on the link in the left sidebar.

Next Steps

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


Learning on your own:

Additional PD on GoogleEdu about Google Docs and Forms, ways to use the Internet in your classroom

to further develop the teacher lesson plans



Winters Module 1 &3


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