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Flipgrid Fever - Beginners Session

Just What is Flipgrid?
Flipgrid is a social learning platform that allows educators to ask a question, then the students respond in a video. Students are then able to respond to one another, creating a “web” of discussion. ... The students were using whiteboards to complete the work, then recording themselves on Flipgrid.
TEAM Rubric Indicator:  Standards and Objectives, Assessment, Academic Feedback, Activities and Materials, Student Work
NETS:  NETS 6 - Technology Operations and Concepts:  Understand and Use Technology Systems;  Select and Use Applications Effectively and Productively
TN Standards:  CCSS ELA and Math
PLC Guiding Questions: 
  1. What is it we want our students to learn?
  2. How will we know if each student has learned it?
  3. How will we respond when some students do not learn it?
  4. How can we extend and enrich the learning for students who have demonstrated proficiency?
Digital Citizenship:  Passwords, Professionalism
The Participant will...
Success Criteria:
I will know I am successful when I have...
         Become Familiar with the Flipgrid Lingo
         Flipgrid Vocabulary
Create your account by logging in with your Microsoft Account.  Share a little bit about yourself by entering your information, check the box to attest that your are 13+, and click "Let's Go!" to activate your Flipgrid account.
Once you create your account, you will be walked through creating your first Grid.  The great thing about Flipgrid is that it is laid out very nicely and is easy to use.
Responding to Topics
Record a response using your device's camera or upload a previously saved video from a file.  Either way follows the same basic steps.
Click on the Green Plus Sign to Record Your Response and Then View the Screen Below.