Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction to Creating Engaging Lessons

  • 2

    Beginner's Guide to Nearpod E-book

    • Beginner's Guide to Nearpod

    • Download your Free Book here

  • 3

    Ready Made Lessons

    • Rate Yourself

    • Explore a Ready Made Lesson

    • Explore Activity

    • How to search for ready made lessons?

    • Find a Ready-Made Lesson

    • Provide the link to your ready made Lesson

    • How to Customize Ready Made lessons

    • Customize a Ready Made Lesson

    • Check Your Understanding of Ready Made Lessons

    • Dig Deeper Practice Task

    • Reflection

  • 4

    Using Google Slides to Create Engaging Lessons

    • Rate Yourself

    • Learning Goals

    • Explore Google Slide features and rate the components you like or use the most in the discussion

    • Using Pre-made Templates for Google Slides

    • Using the Google Add On to Make your lessons Interactive

    • Google Slides in Nearpod

    • Practice creating a lesson and adding two interactive features

    • Check for Understanding on Google Slides Add On

    • Learn more about how to integrate Google tools with Nearpod

    • Reflection

  • 5

    Lesson Plan Design

    • Learning Goal

    • Explore different types of Lesson Plans

    • Explore Different Types of Lesson Plans

    • What are the components of an engaging virtual lesson?

    • Practice creating a Lesson Plan

    • Check for Understanding

    • Create another Lesson Plan

    • Reflection

  • 6

    Differentiate Your Lessons -Create a Check list

    • Learning Goal

    • Describe It

    • Explore three types of lessons

    • How to create differentiate lessons from Nearpod's Library?

    • Easy Way to Access Differentiated Lessons

    • Check for Understanding on Differentiating lessons

    • Choose Your Path

    • Rate yourself

  • 7

    Launching Your Lessons

    • Learning Goal

    • Launching your Engaging Lesson

    • Practice launching a lesson

    • Access Reports

    • Reflection

  • 8

    Course Wrap Up

    • Reflect on Learning Goals

    • List different ways to use Nearpod in the classroom

    • Essential Elements of an Engaging Lesson

    • Course Feedback Survey

  • 9

    Bonus Engagement Activity