Classic 5 paragraph structure

THE GREAT DEPRESSION IN AUSTRALIA IN THE 1930′s

Recently I spent 4 weeks with 2 different classes of Year 10 students exploring a History unit on the Great Depression in Australia in...
TIPS FOR PRESENTING

Persuasive Orals

I have just finished an 8 week contract as teacher/librarian. In this role I had the pleasure to be teaching just one year 10...
The Wave  - Todd Strasser (Pen name Morton Rhue)

Mindmaps

Mindmaps. I love them. They help me get my thoughts in order and helps to draw out other linked ideas . They are like...
My Autobiography titlepage

Creativity Course Week 1

This week I started on a 6 week course on Creativity delivered by Tina Seelig from Stanford University. The course is completely open and...
planning outlines

Planning and planners

I was flicking through an old notebook today, wondering whether it was worth keeping or if it could be disposed of forthwith and it...
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Curiosity….can waste a lot of time!

My son put me onto a new app tonight. “Mum, mum, you have to try this…get on board!” he said to me.   Curiosity...
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Planning for the future

I can’t count the amount of times I was asked towards the end of the school year “so, what are your plans for 2013?” ...
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Top 100 web 2.0 tools for learning

I have been following this list of top 100 web 2.0 tools since its inception (although I didn’t know this at the time). It...
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Symbaloo

This week I will be presenting a short 6min discussion on Symbaloo. One of the capabilities that I have been interested in for a...
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ICT teacher…That’s me!

After studying for a grad cert in elearning and ICTs last year I found myself in the predicament of doing a lot of theoretical...