Rapid Download Professional Learning Session: Term 2, 2016

On Tuesday the 17st of May we ran our 9th Rapid Download session.  It was an exciting afternoon of learning and sharing, fun and food.

The following presenters shared: 
  • Jaye Peachy- BookCreator /Keynote
    • A demonstration of how students' in Year 2 Collated their learning about the local area history in Keynote. Then while on excursion of the local area organised and recorded their findings ands understandings in an ebook - each taking photos and responding to each place they went. Adapted to use for assessment.
  • Matt Davey- Google Sheets and Mail Merge
    • A demonstration of how Matt uses Google Spreadsheets and Mail Merge to conduct review quizzes in his Maths class and send home results to parents.


  • Dale Lopez- Coding and Programming
    • Teachers had time to experience Coding and Programming using Beebots, Makey Makey, Sphero SPRK and the Kibo Robot. This video showcases each of these new digital technlogies and the teachers interacting with them


Thank you

Thank-you Jane Peachey, Matt Davey and Kylie Peterson (videographer) for making the afternoon a huge success and sharing their knowledge. 


Videos and information from the day

Rapid Download T2 2016- Jane Peachey: Book Creator /Keynote from Redlands College on Vimeo.


Rapid Download T2 2016- Matt Davey: Google Sheets/Mail Merge from Redlands College on Vimeo.


Rapid Download T2 2016- Dale Lopez: Hands on Coding and Programming from Redlands College on Vimeo.