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Hardware and software overview

Hardware and Software Overview


Hardware software

Hardware & Software

What is included in each kit....

  • Hardware:

  • Carrying Case

  • Clickers

  • Receiver

  • Software:

  • TurningPoint 2008

  • TurningPoint Anywhere

  • TestingPoint

  • Academic Benchmark Standards


Hardware clickers and receiver

Hardware: Clickers and Receiver

  • Clickers:

  • Radio Frequency

  • Ch 1-82

  • Durable

  • 1/A to 0/J

  • "Go" = Channel Change

  • "?" = User feedback

  • Device ID = Clicker Address

  • Assigned Number

  • 2 Batteries

  • Receiver

  • Radio Frequency

  • Ch 1-82

  • USB

  • Do not have to stop

  • 1000 Clickers to one receiver

  • 250 ft Distance

  • Use with only one software


The clicker and the receiver must be on the same channel

The clicker and the receiver must be on the same channel?

  • True

  • False

  • Please Review

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Hardware and software overview

Channel Setting Instructions for ResponseCard RF1. Press and release the "GO" or "CH" button.2. While the light is flashing red and green, enter the 2 digit channel code (i.e. channel 1 = 01, channel 21 = 21). Channel is 423. After the second digit is entered, Press and release the "GO" or "CH" button. The light should flash green to confirm.4. Press and release the "1/A" button. The light should flash amber to confirm.


Were you able to successfully change your clicker channel

Were you able to successfully change your clicker channel?

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

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Changing the receiver channel

Changing the receiver channel

Settings

  • Insert Receiver

  • Open TurningPoint

  • Tools

  • Settings

  • ResponseCard Channels

  • Receiver

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Hardware and software overview

Click on this icon on your desktop to open TurningPoint.

Toolbar Overview


One toolbar many fashionable looks

One Toolbar, Many Fashionable Looks

Windows Office 2007

Windows Office 2003


Set turningpoint to automatically load

Set TurningPoint to Automatically Load

  • Click on Tools.

  • Select Settings.

  • Click on Presentation from the left hand pane.

  • In the right hand pane, scroll to Misc.

  • Set the Add-in always loaded to True.

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When add in always loaded is set to true the turningpoint ribbon tab will always be available

When "Add in Always Loaded“ is set to true the TurningPoint Ribbon/Tab will always be available.

  • True

  • False

  • Please Review

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Turningpoint for office 2007

TurningPoint for Office 2007

Add Pizzazz to Your Question

Or

Convert an Existing slide to a Question slide

Save Session Data

Access or Modify your Class Lists

Reset Data

Create a New Question

Access Reports, Settings, QuestionPoint, Standards, and additional features


The settings pane

The Settings Pane*

  • The settings pane allows you easy access to:

  • Settings

  • Standards

  • Selecting a Participant List

  • Correct Answer and Answer Values

  • Setting a slide as demographic

*This option is only available for TurningPoint 4.1 and Office 2007


Turningpoint for office xp

TurningPoint for Office XP

Add Pizzazz to Your Question

Or

Convert an Existing slide to a Question slide

Save Session Data

Access or Modify your Class Lists

Access Reports, Settings, QuestionPoint, Standards, and additional features

Create a New Question

Reset Data


Which tools can be used to help you to create questions

Which tools can be used to help you to create questions?

  • Insert Slide

  • QuestionPoint

  • Convert to Picture Slide

  • Insert Object

  • All of the above

  • Please Review

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Hardware and software overview

Inserting Basic Slides


Turningpoint interactive slides must have

TurningPoint interactive slides must have....

  • Question = Title Box

  • Up to 10 Answer Choices = Text Box that contains numbered/lettered list

  • Chart


Which of the following must be included on an interactive slide

Which of the following must be included on an interactive slide?

  • Question

  • Answer choices

  • Chart

  • All of the above

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Inserting types of interactive slides

Inserting & Types of Interactive Slides

Chart Slides: Generic text but specific chart type (can be altered).

Competition Slides: Used for games and team competitions (module #11).

Template Slides: Specific text but generic chart (can be altered).

Special Purpose Slides: Generic text but specific chart type (module #10).


Once a chart or template slide is inserted it cannot be altered

Once a chart or template slide is inserted it cannot be altered?

  • True

  • False

  • Please Review

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Insert a chart slide using the following content

Insert a chart slide using the following content

 Venus is the sixth largest planet in the solar system and the second in distance from the sun.

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I was able to insert a chart slide

I was able to insert a chart slide.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please

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Insert a template slide using the following content

Insert a template slide using the following content

Venus is the brightest planet in the solar system and the one that comes closest to the earth. World Book

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I was able to insert a template slide

I was able to insert a template slide.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please


Helpful tips

Helpful Tips

  • Create a non-interactive slide and place the question only on it if you would prefer the students to have "think time"

  • Create "answer key only" slides by only labeling the question with a number and the answers as number or letter choices with a correct answer selected.


What is 2 2

What is 2 + 2?

  • 2

  • 3

  • 4

  • 5


What is 2 21

What is 2 + 2?

a. 2

b. 3

c. 4

d. 5


Hardware and software overview

Additional Question Slides


Steps to converting a power point slide to an interactive turningpoint question

Steps to Converting a Power Point Slideto an Interactive TurningPoint Question

Must have a title and content format

Simply add a chart from the TurningPoint Insert Object drop down menu


Create a ppt slide using title text

Create a PPT slide using title/text

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Convert the slide by adding a turningpoint chart

Convert the slide by adding a TurningPoint Chart

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What layout must your powerpoint slide be in to convert to a turningpoint slide

What layout must your PowerPoint slide be in to convert to a TurningPoint slide?

  • Title

  • Two Content

  • Title and Content

  • Does not matter

  • Please review

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Hardware and software overview

Inserting Objects


Types of objects

Types of Objects

  • Charts

  • Countdown

  • Answer Now

  • Grid

  • Response Counter

  • Correct Answer Indicator

  • Stats

  • Text Message

Select the

arrow for

each object

for object

choices


Uses for insert object

Uses for Insert Object

  • Customize your question slides with various animated reminders

  • Indicate the correct answer

  • Convert existing question slides into TurningPoint question slides

  • Remember objects are optional


Create a question slide

Create a Question Slide

Create a Question Slide using Title and Content Slide

Set a correct answer

You will be adding objects to this slide

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Charts

Charts

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  • Convert Title/Content Slides

  • Use to change chart style

  • Make sure your slide is in the standard Title and Content Format.

  • Select Insert Object, then choose Charts.

  • Select a chart to insert into your slide.


I was able to successfully convert a slide using insert object chart

I was able to successfully convert a slideusing Insert Object > Chart.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

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Answer now

Answer Now

  • This option will insert a reminder so students know that this is a slide with a polling question.

  • Does not start polling.

  • Add the Answer Now object to your slide

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I was able to successfully insert answer now

I was able to successfully insert Answer Now.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

Answer Now


Countdown timer

Countdown Timer

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*Use this option to add a countdown timer to your slide. The timer will appear before the graph. Click on the slide once polling has started to engage the timer.


I was able to successfully insert a countdown

I was able to successfully insert a Countdown.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

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Response counter

Response Counter

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*The response counter is an animated version of the response counter on the showbar.


I was able to successfully insert response counter

I was able to successfully insert Response Counter.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

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Response table

Response Table

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*This is a small table that appears to let students know when their answer has been received.

*To be most effective, the students' clicker should be assigned to the corresponding response table number, in the participant list.


I was able to successfully insert a response table

I was able to successfully insert a Response Table.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!


Correct answer indicator

Correct Answer Indicator

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*This option will allow students to physically see which answer choice is correct. The correct answer indicator will appear after the chart.

*Remember, in show mode, you will need to click your mouse on the slide after the chart has appeared to make the correct answer indictor to appear.


I was able to successfully insert a correct answer indicator

I was able to successfully insert a Correct Answer Indicator.

  • Yes

  • No

  • Help Please!

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Response reminder settings

Response Reminder Settings

You can set certain object to automatically appear on new questions you create.

  • Go to Tools then Settings.

  • Select Presentation from the left pane.

  • In the right pane scroll to Response Reminder Settings.

  • Set your desired settings and then click Done.

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End of day 2

End of Day 2


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