General Description

Zoom has become one of the most popular platforms that teachers have been using to navigate the online teaching space. With the onset of the Covid 19 pandemic and the need for social distancing (and lockdown), more and more educators are searching for answers. This course will demonstrate how to use Zoom and it’s various features, as well as how to engage your students using this platform.


All Educators

Teaching Standards

2.6.2 Proficient Level - Know the content and how to teach it - Information and Communication Technology (ICT):  Use effective teaching strategies to integrate ICT into learning and teaching programs to make selected content relevant and meaningful

3.4.2 Proficient Level - Plan for and implement Effective Teaching and Learning - Select and use resources:  Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning


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Course curriculum

  • 1


    • Course Outline & Goals

    • Welcome to Country

  • 2

    Module 1: Zoom - Online Meeting Place

    • About this Course (A brief Introduction)

    • Overview of the Zoom Platform

    • Considerations

    • Zoom Guidelines Poster

    • School Administrators Guide to Rolling out Zoom

    • Useful Websites

  • 3

    Module 2: Zoom in Your Classroom

    • Planning for Your Lesson

    • A Comprehensive Guide to Educating Through Zoom

    • What Does Your Zoom Classroom Look Like?

    • Flipped Teaching

    • Flipped Teaching Continued

    • Student Planner

    • Zoom Directions for Students

    • Zoom Directions for Students - Google Drive Link

  • 4

    Module 3: A Deeper Look at the Features

    • Controls You Have as a Host

    • Controlling Chat Access

    • Recording Your Lessons

    • Tips to Deter "Zoom-Bombing"

    • Tips & Tricks for Teachers

  • 5

    Module 4: Extra Features

    • What are Breakout Rooms & How to Open Them Inside Zoom

    • Breakout Rooms in a Zoom Lesson

    • Using Breakout Rooms Continued

    • My Neighbourhood

    • Using the Whiteboard & Sharing Screens

    • Rhyming Words Lesson - Whiteboard Demonstration

  • 6

    Module 5: Integrating Other Tech Tools with Zoom

    • How to 'Smash' Tech Using Zoom

    • Snap Camera

    • Popplet Project Examples

    • Google Earth Instructions

    • Assessments

  • 7

    Module 6: Reflection

    • Connecting With Kids While Teaching Remotely

    • Time to Reflect

  • 8

    Course Feedback

    • Feedback

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