STEM Festivities

STEM Festivities

As part of the “STEM festival” at school this week our Year 7 classes all had a session in their maths classes where they created “Mathematiclips” (stay tuned with that concept!!) An example: Equations with Angus Webster Creating...

Green Screen Pages added

AS we move towards our staff PL day on Tuesday 7th October more content gets added to the blog. the latest offering is : GreenScreening – what, why, how! and Green Screen by Doink – including a fun 2min tutorial! Share this:TweetMoreEmailShare on...
QR codes for learning

QR codes for learning

QR is an abbreviation for  “Quick Response”. QR codes take you through to content when scanned. QR codes can be used effectively for many learning exercises. A QR Codes page has just been added to the blog and it explores: great things QR codes can point...
Book Creator Page added

Book Creator Page added

There are heaps of apps for creating eBooks. After researching many of them, Book Creator app came out trumps! It is awesome and a page has been added with details of the app, a short review/tutorial, ideas for learning, as well as tips and tricks. Visit the page to...
GreenScreening taster

GreenScreening taster

This week we have sessions with all year seven students exploring further content creation. The classes have been writing poems and they are going to open a pre-created keynote presentation in Explain Everything and then record their narration, annotations and...
and then there was Google!

and then there was Google!

The pages for “Great Google Goodies” have now been added to the menus for the blog!! lots of fun stuff! The pages explore the features of each option and then explores how each option is used, and can be used in learning. The pages will always be in...
Notability Page UPDATED and enhanced

Notability Page UPDATED and enhanced

Notability came out as the best note taking app after a lot of testing and trialling. Since then it has been used at scale and we can write a whole lot more about the app, what can be achieved, the positives and negatives. How it can be used in learning and now we...
iPad Mounts and Microphones

iPad Mounts and Microphones

A new page exploring different types of mounts and microphones for iPads has been added tot he blog. It has been built from an earlier post and now includes options for microphone stands along with more links and options. Through to the iPads: Mounts and Microphones...
Twitter Page Added to Blog

Twitter Page Added to Blog

Twitter can be a superb tool for learning and professional development. It can also be really powerful in the classroom (and we will explore that soon!) For NOW the focus of this page is looking at a few Twitter basics; What, why, how! Twitter Basics: Most people...
Nearpod Page added

Nearpod Page added

NearPod is a great way to present with mobility and interactivity. It works across all platforms (iOS, Android, Windows and Web App) Presentations can be synchronised across devices and controlled by the presenter or be self paced “homework” exercises...