Videos for Online Teaching

Videos for Teaching Online

With the closure of schools, we have reviewed our Good Practice videos and selected some which contain activities that could be adapted for use in an online teaching and learning scenario.

 

With the closure of schools, we have reviewed our Good Practice videos and selected some which contain activities that could be adapted for use in an online teaching and learning scenario.

The apps and software mentioned in these videos are examples only and there are a wide range of apps with similiar functionality which you can check out here:
https://www.pdst.ie/DistanceLearning/onlinetools.

Recording using smartphones in German

Example of how students can use their own smartphones in a German language class to record themselves speaking. They send the recordings to the teacher via the Office 365 platform and the teacher assesses the recordings and provides audio and written feedback. (As Gaeilge with English subtitles)


Quiz tools and instructional videos for Maths

Here we see a senior cycle Maths class. Students use their phones to complete a class test using the Socrative app. the app give the teacher instant feedback and allows him to look for common errors and also assess individual knowledge and adapt his teaching appropriately. The teacher also uses the app ShowMe to create instructional videos.



Instructional / Summary video for Geography

In this video, we see a Geography teacher create a video summary of a topic using the Showbie app in iPad and sharing it with students via Google Classroom so they can access it from home. The teacher finishes with a Socrative quiz.



Creating instructional videos with a visualiser in Tech Graphics

A Technical Graphics teacher demonstrates how he uses a visualiser and a pc to create instructional videos which students can access from home.



Creating instructional videos in maths

A first year Maths teacher creates instructional videos using Explain Everything, which he posts on Youtube and shares with students via the Schoology system for students to access from home.