Intro to SchoolNet:
Instructional Resources and Assessments

Time
Topic
Learning Target
20 minutes
Welcome and Overview of Schoolnet

PPT
In this part of the session, I can:
30 minutes
Expert Group Activity
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Access SchoolNet through your PowerSchool account
  • Explore resources related to your topic(s)
  • Develop training materials to teach others about your topic(s)
  • Create a plan for training at your school(s)

Groups 1 and 2
How to locate and create instructional resources in SchoolNet
How to save materials in My Space in SchoolNet
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Apply a standards search
  • Access items available in the NC Learning Object Repository
    • Access items for each subject area.
    • Analyze and evaluate resources for purpose of use.
    • Create an instructional resource
  • Save materials in My Space

Groups 3 and 4
How to create instructional resources and lessons in SchoolNet and attach to a lesson
How to submit resources for approval
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Create an instructional resource.
  • Create/find a lesson.
  • Attach instructional resources to a lesson.
  • Submit instructional resources for approval

Groups 5 and 6
How to create and schedule lesson on lesson planner
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Create a lesson
  • Schedule a lesson on lesson planner
  • Schedule an event on lesson planner
  • Add a note on lesson planner
  • Assign resources to students
30 minutes
Share your work
Break
In this part of the session, I can:

Present my topic(s) to the large group
30 minutes
Expert Group Activity
Groups 1, 2 and 3
How to locate existing assessments and create test items
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Locate Schoolnet assessments
  • Search for specific assessments
  • Create Multiple Choice, T/F, Gridded, Open Response, and Inline Response Test Items
  • Create Matching, Hot Spots Single/Multiple, Drag and Drop and Click Stick Drop and Task Items

Groups 4, 5, and 6
How to create express and manual tests and administer tests
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Create a manual test and an express test in my own Home Base account or in a demo account.
  • Schedule and administer tests
  • Track completion
30 minutes
Share your work
In this part of the session, I can:
  • Present my topic(s) to the large group
10 minutes
Closure
In this part of the session, I can:* Provide feedback to the presenters
  • Reflect on my learning
  • Ask questions




Related PowerSource Resources:

Distance Learning Modules
Lesson Planning
Locating Instructional Materials
Mastery in Minutes Modules
Creating a Lesson Plan
Linking a Resource to an Existing Unit