Learn how to create digital resources including iBooks, movies, demonstration videos, interactive quizzes and more for use on iPads and other platforms!
About the course
A course to learn how to create your own iBooks using Book Creator app and iBooks Author* with creative ways to use iBooks in the classroom as resources. Also learn how to create other interactive resources that are cross-platform (not just iPads) and can be used in all curriculum areas, such as movies, demonstration videos, Nearpod presentations, interactive quizzes and more.
This full day course will give you strategies, ideas and instructions and includes some more advanced techniques and hands-on time to make your own resources. Or use these strategies to help students in creating their own digital resources. This course will suit Primary or Secondary teachers and suits all subjects, as you can tailor the strategies to use in any subject area.
Learn how to use iPads as an effective teaching and learning tool in the 21st Century classroom with effective assessments, creative tasks, collaboration and higher-order thinking.
Bring an iPad and a laptop (optional) to get the most out of the day in a hands-on environment.
* Apple computer is required for iBooks Author but that is only an optional portion of the course
Create Your Own iBooks and iPad Resources - Full Day course will contribute 5 hours of QTC Registered PD addressing 2.6.2, 3.4.2, 4.5.2 and 5.1.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.
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What should I bring to the event?
An iPad and any brand of laptop that can connect to wifi (N.B. Laptop is not critical but may make some creations easier)
iPad preferably with the most recent IOS update and the following apps (this is not essential but will help you get the most of the hands-on help on the day):
iBooks Author (FREE Mac computer program)
There are no refunds for tickets, but a ticket for a subsequent course will be offered.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Contact via www.bevbabbage.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone 0419 254 805