Amplify Your Story with FlipGrid

Prepared to be amazed to listen to students and teachers voice & get inspired by their story!

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FlipGrid is an easy application that allows educators and students share their voice, ignite open discussion, and share their perspectives. This is really cool opportunity for students to amplify their voice and practice reasoning skills.

Watch the intro video about FlipGrid:

The Power of Student Voice

 

 

What is my learning objectives?

I used FlipGrid to collaborate with educators to share the most useful application on their gadget.

How did you design your activity?

I created a topic “The Most Useful Apps Challenge” and write description of my topic there. Basically, in one minute, people who want to join this challenge need to the application name, powerful features of the application, and how the application impact your life in one minute video.

Here’s simple picture of how you can use FlipGrid in your class. Believe me it’s super simple and easy to use.

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For the free version, I can only create One Grid with multiple topics. 

  1. I recorded an instruction video using Apple Clips [You should definitely try this App!!] to explain more detail about my challenges. Sometimes video speak louder than text 🙂 Here’s my video trailer: https://youtu.be/qnO8jk0TcUY
  2. I shared the link of my topic to social media. I challenged educators to share their voice in their grid.
  3. Just wait for it, it’s gonna be legendary video collection of #TheMostUsefulApps

If you’re interested to join #TheMostUsefulApps challenge (Of course you do!!), you can click the link here: www.flipgrid.com/jz2xcqx

We have 10 amazing speakers who have shared their apps here:

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This is short video about my experiences using Flipgrid

How did this teaching tool impact you lesson?

It’s super exciting to see how teachers showed their excitement on their favorite applications. I learned a lot from how they use various applications to empower collaboration, communication and creativity. They have successfully inspired other educators to grab this app to make their life better.

Exciting Facts about FlipGrid!
FlipGrid Award

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Flipgrid was awarded the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) Best App for Teaching & Learning as well as the Best Website for Teaching & Learning.

FlipGrid Certified Educator

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Another cool thing about FlipGrid is they provide the simplest certification program for educators which you can read more about it here. I’ve successfully gained the certification as I have completed making one grid with 10 response, share how you use/plan to use FlipGripd in FlipGrid community, and answer easy questions about FlipGrid. Go get it now!

You can tweet your FlipGrid and challenge your friends to share their flipgrid with #FlipGridFever #FlipGridCertified !

Please feel free to let me know if you have any questions about this app!

Super excited to join your FlipGrid Challenge!

 

 

 

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