A breif discription of Skype and what we are about to do.


Hands on Presentation:

Open with demonstration mini- lesson for first grade:

use poster and talk about where Alaska is on the map. Talk about what we know and make a list.

  Then make a Skype call  students will use white boards to ask questions about the location we are calling.



Resources for Skype:  will have: 

     -video on how to make a video call  (we will show)

     -history of Skype

     -other features



More information for Teachers: 


Power Point including

     -Standards used in mini teach

     -other uses in classrooms at different levels

     -a brief history