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Introduction to Windows 10 Devices in the Classroom (Lenovo Yoga e11 Thinkpads)
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I. Creativity and Innovation
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III. Research and Information Fluency
IV. Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving, and Decision Making
V. Digital Citizenship
VI. Technology Operations and Concepts
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Getting Started with Windows 10
Introduction to Windows 10 Devices in the Classroom
Windows 10 devices allow for powerful multi-tasking, live collaboration (OneNote, OneDrive, Office 365), and on-screen inking. Windows 10 Education provides powerful learning experiences with a wide range of tools for education. The education-ready Windows Store has a broad selection of apps to provide rich resources for researching, teaching, and learning.
I will be able to log onto and get students logged onto the Windows 10 computers.
I will be able navigate throughout the Windows 10 environment.
I will be able to customize the start menu.
I will be more productive using Windows 10 tools and apps including the Edge browser.
What do you need to know MOST?
Logging on to a CMCSS Windows 10 Device:
MyLogin Password (email password)
first.lastname### (#'s are the last three digits in the Powerschool number)
FL#### (#'s are the last four digits in the STATE PIN)
Logging onto the Computers - Windows 10.pdf
Management Tips and Look and Feel of the New Machine
Tiles and Apps - visual view quicker and easier for students
Group and Arrange Titles
Pin to start
Pin to task bar
<-- Back to exit All Apps
Customize the Left Sidebar's Shortcuts
Account Settings Follow the User on all devices
Connecting To Projector with Media Connect
- name and contents searched/returned
apps and programs
Desktop Programs (used for rich tasks) vs. Universal Apps (for the completion of quick tasks)
Locate Cortana by clicking in the Seach box next to the start menu then click on the eyeglass directly above the Windows logo.
Set Reminders and Meetings
Becomes customized depending on the user
Very speedy browser
Reading View (book Icon) located in the hub upper right corner
Annotate on Webpages (pen and paper tool)
Make comments on the webpage and save to Onenote or Email
Take Screenshot from the browser and paste to anywhere
Add to Favorites (star)
Settings to adjust reading modes based on users
Select unknown words, right click, and "Ask Cortana" to define words or concepts
Working More Productively
Switching Between Tasks using Task View
Snap Into Quadrants
Add Virtual Desktops
See all recent actions coming across the computer
Microsoft APP Store
Sanitizing Your Device -
Connecting to the Staff.CMCSS.net server (Can be done from school or away) -
10. Connecting to School's Server (Can only be done within the school network) -
11. Adding a Wireless Connection to a Printer -
How to Find Your Printer's IP Address (on most Lexmark Printers)
Press the MENU button.
Use the arrow button to find and press either UTILITIES or REPORTS (depending on the model of your printer).
Use the arrow button to find and press "Print Network Setup" or "Print Net Setup".
A report will print out. Look halfway down the page for the listing labeled "IP Address:". It will have a number that begins with a "10" such as 10.97.155.11 (not an actual address).
How to Add the Printer Using the IP Address
Click on the Windows button in the bottom left corner.
Click on the Settings gear wheel.
Click on Devices in the Settings window.
Click "Add a Printer or Scanner".
Click on "The printer that I want isn't listed."
Choose "Add a printer using a TCP/IP address or hostname." and click
Type the IP address from the Network Setup page of your printer and click
It may need to detect TCP/IP port before moving to the next step.
When it is done, choose "Generic Network" and
Choose the brand and model of printer you have, or if it is not available click
to get more printer models. Click
Change the printer's name to your Name and click
Leave "Do not share this printer." and click
Checkmark "Set as Default printer" if this is your main printer. Print a test page if you would like to check the connection. Click
If you no longer need that printer in your list, click the name and the "Remove device."
How do I adjust my basic settings?
How can the Edge browser make reading from the web easier?
How can I use my touch screen for digital inking?
What are universal apps?
How can I share and collaborate?
How can I multi task with side by side windows?
How can I use the task view for multiple desktops to be more
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Overview of Blended Learning
- Khan Academy video tutorials featuring content from the Christensen Institute
Common Sense Media **Introduction to the SAMR Model**
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Common Sense **K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum** Scope and Sequence
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