Term 4 Week 2
Staff Development When? Thursday 3:15pm Where? Computer Lab
Demonstration Resizing your photos for faster uploading to sites such as Animoto.
Breakkie with a Teckkie Wednesday 8am http://hccweb2.org/bt/
Giffy, Pearltrees Smart Goals
Using Microsoft Office Using Image Resizer 4 Using Paint
HCC Wiki Help Interactive Maths Wiki
interactivemaths.wikispaces.com Iâ€™ve created a space which is sorted into Maths topics with direct links to interactive games and activities.
Want some help building your wiki? Check out the tutorials and links on this page to help out. hccwikihelp.wikispaces.com
If you have a favourite game/activity and it is not on the wiki, please send me the link and I will add it.
Literactive A fabulous website chock full of resources. You will need to make a free account to be able to download.
56 Interesting Ways to use your Smartboard
Term 4 â€” Week 3 Staff Development WEDNESDAY 3:15 pm Computer Lab
Photo Resizing & Cropping
VUVOX as a presentation tool
a Teckkie 8am Wednesdays http://hccweb2.org/
Websites of the Week Grammaropolis http://www.grammaropolis.com/main.html This website is currently a demo but still has some great books, games, videos and quizzes about all things grammar.
Ideas to Inspire http://www.ideastoinspire.co.uk/ A must visit site! Slideshows on a stack of topics. Check out Interactive Maths, Inspiring Writing & Make your Classroom Sparkly just to get started!
Staff Development -Technology Using Smart Notebook to build a bank of Maths lesson warm up activities. Using the Smart Recorder and Page Recorder to record procedures and explanations. Thursday 3:15pmâ€”Comp Lab
Breakkie with a Teckkie
Inspiration from other classrooms How are others integrating technology into their everyday classroom practice? Each week I will feature an inspirational blog from a teacher/classroom in NSW. Most of them chat regularly on Maang. So if you see something you like, why not look them up and ask them about it! This week we visit Mitch Squires and his Year 3 class at Epping Heights Public School - The Super Blog of Awesomeness http://ehpsblogs.com/year3/
Websites worth visitingâ€Ś Subtangent http://www.subtangent.com/maths/index.php A site dedicated to Mathematics. There are problem solving investigations, games, revision activities, tests and printable resources.
Reken Web Thinklets http://www.fi.uu.nl/rekenweb/en/ Interactive problem solving tasks, great for displaying on the IWB.
See, Shape, Share http://www.seeshareshape.com.au/ Find out about online Smart Notebook training, Smart Bus sessions, find quality Notebook lessons and ideas. All resources from the recent IWB conference can be found under the Share section of the site.
Term 4 Week 4
8am Wednesdays Too busy to make it to the tiered learning room on Wed morning? You can now connect and watch from any computer. Simply go to https://connect.test.det.nsw.edu.au/ breakkie or visit the BwithT website to watch recordings from the previous few weeks.
Term 4 Week 5
Staff Developmentâ€”Technology 3:15 - 4:15pm Thursdays @ Comp Lab QR Codesâ€”What are they? How can I use them?
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Got a smart phone? Download a QR code reader and
scan the code below. 8am Wednesdays
Watch it at home
or join me in the computer lab.
Websites of the Week K-6 Literacy Interactive Literacy Continuum http://www.marchdigital.com/continuum/ Pinky Dinky Doo http://www.pinkydinkydoo.com Audio stories to listen to and you can even create your own. Sebastian Swan http://www.sebastianswan.org.uk/ Interactive books complete with activity sheets and interactive glossary!
Term 4 Week 7
Staff Professional Development When? Wednesdays 8am Where? On your computer anywhere!
When: Wednesday 3:15 - 4:15pm Where: Computer Lab What? Creating online jigsaws.
Simple log onto https://connect.test.det.nsw.edu.au/breakkie
Create one using a photo of your class. See who can solve it the fastest. Students can even make their own.
Big Huge Labs Perhaps you have some photos you just want to turn into a simple but effective collage?
www.bighugelabs.com One of my all time favourite sites. Use it to create motivational posters, collages, wanted posters, magazine covers, jigsaws, movie posters, mosaics plus heaps more!
Or how about those awesome block posters Angie makes?
Websites of the Week
Check out this slideshow on using block posters in your classroom.
One for the Infants… Reading Bear http://www.readingbear.org/ A systematic phonics based approach to learning to read. Videos are added to the site regularly.
Christmas Flyer Christmas websites - full of activities, crafts, games, countdowns, songs etc.
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Christmas Around the World
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Merry Christmas! Christmas resources collated by teachers LIVEBINDERS Christmas - Thanks to Steph Westwood from Cardiff North PS Christmas Interactives - Thanks to Cathy Edwards from Jannali East PS Christmas Resources - Thanks to Karen Bolotin from Chicago PS
WEBSITES Copacabana’s Christmas Links - Thanks to Glenys Goffet At Copacabana
SYMBALOO WEBMIXES Christmas Fun by Mrs Buller Happy Holidays by emsisdtechapps Christmas Links by Diane McInturff
Reply to this email telling me your favourite website and I’ll pop a Christmas Font CD in your pigeon hole.