Seattle Photo Walk (WP34)

Wednesday, March 4 1:00 pm–2:50 pm
TCC - Skagit 4

Pre-Registration Required (FULL)

Bring your phone or camera and join us for a walk through Seattle where we will gather photos that we can use to create and tell stories back in the classroom. Learn tips and tricks, for organizing a photo walk with your students. Photos are a great way for students to show understanding, make connections and synthesize information. (There will be an optional companion session on Wednesday, 3:00-4:50pm called "Creative Ways of Sharing Your Story with Photos" where we take our photos and create stories using maps, collages, and video.)

Type: BYOD Workshop
Focus Area: Brain Research/Neuroscience, Emerging Trends, Google, Mobile Devices, STEM/STEAM, Teacher Librarian, Other
Skill Level: All levels
BYOD Needs: For the photo walk it is suggested that you use a Smartphone, but you can also use a tablet or Digital Camera. Helpful Apps: Google Photos: for collecting and sharing photos Lightroom App: Photo Editing and Advanced Smartphone Camera (You can use your phones camera and editing software as well.) Adobe Spark Post App: Graphic Design Google MyMaps: Map creating software. Google Streetview App: 360 Camera In the companion class we will be using the following tools. Laptop or tablet. You will need a way to transfer/send your photos from your phone to your laptop or tablet. Google Photos Google My Maps Adobe Spark Google Slides
Note: Be sure your electronic device has a fully charged battery as only limited power sources will be available.

Presented by

Martha Thornburgh Martha Thornburgh, Mount Vernon School District

Martha is a Google Innovative Educator and a Google Education Trainer. She is the Digital Literacy Specialist for the Mount Vernon School District. Martha has special interest in teaching and sharing stories with photography.