EBE Teacher Aides session


  • Where to start from
  • What to expect from different levels
  • How to teach them to type


  • How to take photos
  • Composition of photos
  • How to teach children how to use cameras
  • Photo editing in iPhoto
  • Photo editing and enhancing online

Internet sites

  • How to find good internet sites and check them for accuracy and authenticity
  • How to store good internet sites
  • Ethics, rules and netiquette of using websites
  • Understanding age restrictions on certain sites
  • How to help students to research smarter

Familiarity with applications (Pages, Keynote, Word, PowerPoint, Kidspiration, Inspiration, KidPix)

  • Common problems and fixes when working with children

Overall theme of day will be

How to work with children – procedures for working with children when they are using the computer

(facilitating not doing the task for children)

Useful resources

Tips and hints with Macs

Make your own wiki and blog

Publishing writing