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    Aligning digital resources with the literacy learning progressions

    Started by Tash Jacobs 10 Apr 2014 10:17am () Replies (11) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Check out this fantastic resource blog of resources which support the literacy learning progressions. http://elearningbop.wikispaces.com/Literacy+Progressions
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    Listening post online

    Started by Tash Jacobs 25 May 2014 7:46pm () Replies (3) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Here is a link to a fantastic resource with loads of journal, junior journal, story library listening post tracts which you can easily download onto your class ipads.   http://reading.rjh.school.nz these are the most recent...
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    Google forms

    Started by Tash Jacobs 15 May 2014 12:33pm () Replies (1) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Google forms are a great way to gather student voice quickly and easily.  The results go straight to a spreadsheet which is easy to view.  I gave it a go asking my class 4 questions About their attitude towards writing at the beginning of...
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    Ideas for using google apps in the classroom

    Started by Tash Jacobs 07 May 2014 9:42pm () Replies (5) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    This is a discussion about using google apps demonstrating how sharing ideas with the questioning that Steff talked about made me reflect on my teaching. it would be great for someone to share any ways they have thought of or tried to use google...
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    Amazing App 'Bits Board'

    Started by elana 28 Feb 2014 9:12pm () Replies (4) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    This is an amazing App that would lend itself to many areas of the classroom. Next week I'm going to load a 2D and 3D board to follow up a maths unit. i would also like to make a classroom board using images of my students and their names. I teach...
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    Building vocabulary

    Started by Tash Jacobs 18 Feb 2014 8:47pm () Replies (3) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    http://corbettharrison.com/documents/VOCAB/!Introduction-to-Vocabulary-Collecting.pdf   http://corbettharrison.com/Vocabulary.htm This is an awesome PowerPoint filled with ideas for building vocabulary.  Have a go with just a tiny bit...
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    Started by Tash Jacobs 14 Apr 2014 2:52pm () Replies (5) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    This is a link to a fantastic conversation from the blended e-literacy group.  Well worth a look and please read the readings I have shared about authentic Contexts. /discussion/view/864639
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    Maths apps recommened by a teacher.

    Started by Kate Crawford 02 Mar 2014 6:32pm () Replies (3) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Check these maths apps out that a teacher has recommeded. click on the link below https://sites.google.com/site/initialipadsetup/maths-presentation
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    This looks really interesting

    Started by Kate Crawford 28 Feb 2014 12:54pm () Replies (2) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Kia Ora While I have been on sick leave I have been doing a bit og searching on this VLN.  Have a look at the link below: http://edtechteacher.org/index.php/teaching-technology/mobile-technology-apps/ipad-as
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    about those mini notebooks!

    Started by Heather Lay 23 Feb 2014 4:48pm () Replies (2) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    To add further to Tash's comment re the function key and the F7 key, if other functions don't work, like the number lock, press the function key and the no. lock key. If you look really carefully, you can see they are a pale blue. So, have a play.
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    Adding a printer to your computer

    Started by Kate Crawford 27 Jan 2014 6:24pm () Replies (2) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Click on start then click devices/printers then click add printer search for the printer you want and add this
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    Persuasive Writing lessons for all ages

    Started by Kate Crawford 26 Nov 2013 8:48pm () Replies (2) Last reply by Tash Jacobs
    Kia Ora I am hoping this works and you are able to view this. /file/view/847880/persuasive-writing-lesson-plans