Over 10 weeks ago I commenced EDC3100 thinking- really, how bad could this be? I use technology all the time. I’m a Pinner, a Facebook-er, a text-er, a PC user, this should be easy. Then, as the weeks progressed and Vicki presented the weekly content, and the simple task of setting up Diigo and… Continue reading Mrs Barrett’s Year 2 Science Club
As I was finalising my last post this evening, about being unplugged from ICTs in the classroom this week due to teacher illness, I was searching for an image to compliment my post and I came across a website I’d like to share. CS UNPLUGGED: computer science without a computer. Perfectly appropriate due to my… Continue reading But wait, there’s more. Unplugged Learning
Cryptic title I know. Well it’s true. You can’t. Not unlike my colleague Sarah’s experience my week has also had its challenges….sickness! My mentor fell terribly ill and as she left for the warmth of her bed, so did my access to most of the ICTs. It wasn’t until Wednesday afternoon that I even knew… Continue reading Week 2 Professional Experience Update You can’t always get what you want.
Pexels .com I am currently working on my unit plan and reading the Moodle book Decoding Learning. I thought that I would take the advice in the chapter and review the ICT learning experiences within the spreadsheet of 150 innovations ranked by the Decoding Learning report. I selected an example connected to my context of… Continue reading Into the woods with first and second graders:150 innovations ranked by the Decoding Learning report