Nearpod for Next Generation Presentations

The old fashioned, teacher-worshipping PowerPoint presentation is quickly dying. Check out what’s replacing it with NearPod. Learn how you can create a presentation that students engage with through interactive elements like quizzes, discussion, and polls. Make your lectures student-centered activities and watch the benefits!

Presented by Rebecca Griffey (McCord)

From the ad: The old fashioned, teacher-worshipping PowerPoint presentation is quickly dying. Check out what’s replacing it with Nearpod. Learn how you can create a presentation that students engage with through interactive elements like quizzes, discussion, and polls. Make your lectures student-centered activities and watch the benefits!

Participants will learn the basic functions of Nearpod. This session will begin with an interactive demonstration of the tools utilized within Nearpod to create presentations.  Following the demonstration, participants will be given time to create their own lessons using Nearpod. Participants will leave the session with a completed Nearpod presentation. Please come prepared with a lesson you wish to create using Nearpod.
Check out this introduction of Nearpod!

Resource Links

https://nearpod.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xkO3QhbTvgw

http://www.learninginspired.com/10-ways-of-using-nearpod-in-the-classroom

 

Author: David Budas

David Budas is a social studies teacher at McCord Junior High School.

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