Using Seesaw for Student Learning

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Utilizing Seesaw as a learning journal

Enhancing student learning through Seesaw activities

Celebrating student success with parents and students

Clock1.5 Hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

By the end of this project, you will be fully confident in how to use Seesaw in your classroom. Seesaw is a learning journal that allows students and teachers to add student work, comment, and share this work with parents. It is a wonderful tool to celebrate student growth and daily successes! If you are looking for ways to engage your tech-savvy students, regardless of their age, Seesaw is a wonderful tool to use. As we learn together, you will set up your account and create activities you can use with your students right away! All this while ensuring that you are comfortable with each of Seesaw’s features, better preparing you to train your students with Seesaw or use it to improve your students’ virtual learning experience. Seesaw is a learning journal that “creates a powerful learning loop between students, teachers, and families.” It allows students to capture and share what they know through Seesaw’s digital portfolio, provides insights for teachers into student thinking and progress, and provides families with a window into their child’s learning throughout the day.

Skills you will develop

elementary teachingEducationstudent activitiesvirtual learningclassroom

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Using Seesaw to set up your class and organize work into folders

  2. Uploading student work to the virtual classroom

  3. Utilizing Seesaw Activities to implement student learning

  4. Creating your own Seesaw Activity

  5. Communicating with parents through Seesaw

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step



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