Category Archives: School

Going App Crazy with Kathy Schrock at ACEC 2014

App Crazy with Kathy Schrock Today I was lucky enough to spend the day at a Masterclass with Kathy Schrock as part of the ACEC 2014 conference. I have been a fan of Kathy’s websites and have used a number … Continue reading

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Video Mashups

I have come across the idea of video mashups before and was reminded of them again today.  Here are two of my favourite mashups.  I need to try this with my class at some stage.

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Parents Information Evening – ICT

Originally posted on Indonesian Teacher Reflections:
On Thursday evening a group of 3 teachers & our principal invited our parents to come and learn about how teachers are using ICT in the classroom. We promoted the event through our newsletter,…

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Baby Steps to Minecraft

Over the past 12 months I have become more and more intrigued by the fascination that my students (and my son) have in the game Minecraft.  In June 2013 I went to an Edutech Conference in Brisbane and listened to … Continue reading

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Real or Hoax Weebly Unit

My goal today was to create a unit of work that I can use with my year 6/7 class on using the internet smartly.  I particularly wanted them to realise that not everything that looks real on the internet is.  … Continue reading

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From paper clips to basketball rings – a design in process

Two of the many sessions at Edutech 2013 that made me think about my own teaching environment were Stephen Heppell’s session “What’s the rage for the next year?” and  Stephen Harris’ session “The School of The Future: Change Management Lessons from a Pioneering School”. Both of these … Continue reading

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Edutech Wordle

This a wordle created using my blog post on the Edutech 2013 conference in Brisbane.

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