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Periodic table of iPad apps vol 2

First things first. It’s never just about the apps. End of. That said being guided around tried and tested apps from the classroom can be really …

Minecraft: Education Edition. Creating Stories in Minecraft

Welcome to the Baddlands!!<p>The Baddlands is a literacy playground in which educators and learners are free to customize, adapt, build and create as …

Technology to support creative writing

Technology can be used to support any subject and technology to support creative writing is one such area. Here are some of my favourite but often …

Blog Books

Want to blog? Heard about how other schools are succeeding with it and making strides forward with writing progress? But, you can't blog...<p>Maybe it's …

Apps for Your Primary Classroom X

For the 10th time, here are some apps we've made use of since we last posted about app ideas...<p>Image credit: www.apple.com<p>COMPUTING <br>Hopscotch: School …

Techniques for technophobes: how to digitally remix classic lesson activities

Teacher Network,Teaching tips,Education,Computer science and IT,Teaching,Schools,Primary schools,Secondary schools<p>From collages to story cubes, teacher Rachel Jones gives five easy ways to replace traditional lesson tools with digital alternatives<p>The secret to successfully using technology in the …

MinecraftEdu Starter Kit

Minecraft in Education Starter Resources:<p>These are a few of the resources I used to teach myself about MCEdu. For those of you who are on your own at …

Primary Ideas

Do You Know?<p>It's my own children and the TV box in the corner of my living room helping me out again...<p>My toddlers and I have recently discovered 'Do …

Tools of Engagement - Involving Students in Their Own Learning

I’ve been in the education field for the last 18 years. One truth that has become glaringly obvious to me is that students need to be involved in the …

A Beginner’s Guide to Minecraft in an Elementary Classroom – Wayfaring Path

<i>“What’s it called again, Craftmine?”</i> I wondered aloud with a confused look on my face to a classroom full of nine year olds, playing dumb the whole …

p>50 Awesome Apps for Teachers</p

Encode a secret message on a World War II Enigma machine. Journey into outer space to explore the surface of the sun. Or see what your town looked …

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Why blog?

<b>Are you blogging in the classroom already?</b><p>Blogs are incredibly easy to set up, and there are plenty around to give you inspiration. You could begin …

15 iPad lessons for the World Cup

• <b>Author:</b> Lee Parkinson<p>If you are looking at using the upcoming World Cup as a focus in class and need inspiration through practical and useful lesson ideas, this eBook is for you.<p>As the 2014 World Cup approaches, children up and down the country will be full of enthusiasm for the greatest show on …

Making Maths Meaningful Using Coding and Scratch

We know that students learn best when content is meaningful and has a direct connection and application to their lives. However, while some maths …

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Kids must code on iPads

<b>An important 21st Century skill</b><p>This post is about a topic and app close to my heart. Computer programming is the engine of modern life and dream …

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Kids coding in the cloud

One of the most popular online destinations on the MIT network is not a website for scientists, engineers or college students, but an online …

Has having iPads in your classroom changed teaching & learning?

Following discussions on Twitter, I combined comments, replies and posts to the question at the title of this post in to a Storify – read the …

Shadow Puppet

Imagine Explain Everything with a few less sharing options or annotation features and you’ve got Shadow Puppet. So why use it if you have EE?<p>Well, …

20+ Apps to Support the Digital Storytelling Process

Throughout history, people have learned through stories. The metaphors and hidden messages help us to understand difficult concepts and themes. …

Using QR Codes in the Classroom

<b>QR codes</b> (quick response codes), alongside iPads and iPhones, are becoming increasingly popular. We see them <b>everywhere</b> from commercial packaging to …

Why you should try using Zondle in any subject!

<b>Zondle has my students hooked –It has literally caused stampedes down the corridors as students try to make it to the top of the leader board!</b><p>Zondle …

6 Creative Tools for Displaying Learning Objectives

Posted on Nov 8, 2013 | 3 comments<p>It’s commonly accepted that you should start every lesson by displaying the learning objectives. But they don’t …