Book Dash GitHub Session¶
This template can be shared via a HackMD page to facilitate a pre-event GitHub session for the Book Dash participants. The access permission can be set so that the notes can be read by everyone and edited by signed-in users.
# Book Dash, DD Month YYYY - GitHub Session ###### tags: `bookdash YYYY` `month` `event` ==If you are new to HackMD, please see this short guide: [https://hackmd.io/@turingway/hackmd-guide](https://hackmd.io/@turingway/hackmd-guide)== :::info - **Date:** DD Month <--- Update this - **Time:** 16:00 - 17:00 London time ([in your time zone](https://arewemeetingyet.com/London/YYYY-MM-DD/16:00)) <--- Update this - **Hosts:** (Add name) <--- Update this - Join Zoom Meeting: (Add link) <--- Update this ::: **Before this meeting:** - Check the [Friendly GitHub Intro](https://kirstiejane.github.io/friendly-github-intro/) **At this call** we will give you an optional 1 hour GitHub tutorial: - Creating a new repository - Creating a README file - Writing in Markdown - Submit changes (to _The Turing Way_) via Pull Request (PR) - demo: Review PR, Create issue ## Sign up below by adding your name Name / Institute or affiliation / What specific aspect of GitHub do you find challenging? * * * 🗣️ Welcome! - Reminder: [Code of conduct & community participation guidelines](https://the-turing-way.netlify.app/community-handbook/coc.html) - If you experience or witness unacceptable behaviour, or have any other concerns, please report it by contacting the organisers - Malvika and Kirstie. ([email@example.com](mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org)). ### Roll call - Name / Icebreaker question: Share something from nature that has awed you or brought you peace recently - perhaps a flower, a view, a photo, a scent, a potted plant, a bird that flew past... * * * 🗣️ Introduction to GitHub - Training materials: https://malvikasharan.github.io/developing_collaborative_document/ - Slides: [Friendly GitHub Intro](https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1_bmRZcLwQrUkVTAMvq7W_x4ML_aphSwVEnkLrDy-Fd4/edit?usp=sharing) - Cheatsheet: https://guides.github.com/pdfs/markdown-cheatsheet-online.pdf **Breakout room task:** - - - **Resources** : - Useful GitHub resources - [GitHub for Collaboration (from Mozilla)](https://mozilla.github.io/open-leadership-training-series/articles/github-for-collaboration/) - [Understanding the GitHub workflow](https://guides.github.com/introduction/flow/) - [A Friendly Github Intro Workshop (from Danielle Robinson)](https://daniellecrobinson.github.io/friendly-github-intro/) - [GitHub help](https://help.github.com/) - [Oh Shit, Git!?!](http://ohshitgit.com/) - [Try Git](https://try.github.io/) - [Git book](https://git-scm.com/book/en/v2) - [GitHub glossary](https://github.com/joeyklee/friendly-github-intro/blob/master/glossary.md) - [Writing on Github](https://help.github.com/categories/writing-on-github/) - [Markdown Cheatsheet](https://github.com/adam-p/markdown-here/wiki/Markdown-Cheatsheet) - [Git workflow](https://www.atlassian.com/git/tutorials/comparing-workflows) **Questions / Comments?** - - **Feedback** What worked? What did not work? What additional support would you need before or during the Book Dash? - -