CharEm Cloud Examplex - hickstro

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3 Νοε 2013 (πριν από 4 χρόνια και 9 μέρες)

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Mode (Genre):




Article


Media:






Your Classroom Blog


Audience:




Students


Purpose:




Describing classroom expectations


Situation:




You are introducing students to “the cloud” for the first time.

You want

them

to understand the possibilities that come from working in a

cloud
-
based environment.



Hello! Welcome to the cloud, where you will be permitted to float along, daydreaming, exclaiming over
how the shapes look like dinosaurs or dogs

or turtles
:





I’m kidding. Daydreaming and imagination are great, but only in the context of learning and actually
doing something with those ideas.

So…

I would like to introduce you to the concept of iCloud.





In an article by Mark Harris on about.com, “iCloud is a free
cloud storage

service from Apple which
offers you the ability to
store music on the Internet

rather than on local storage such as your
computer or
external storage device
. This
online locker space

(previously known as MobileMe) also
enables you to store other types of data like: photos, apps, contacts, documents, etc.”


H
ow does iCloud work? Well, it’s actually quite simple. Watch this short video that explains

the basic
concep
ts of using iCloud in the classroom:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnwxrvEpAEw
.

In order to determine if all of you are floating along on the Cloud, I’d like you to …????