Learning ICT is fun!
As part of my week teaching Creating and Using ICT Resources for Literacy in Nenagh this week, I noted some of the best links and will share them here.
All the modules to the course are here. There is so much handy information here.
Get access to a lot of information relevant to school the next time you are on the school network
A fantastic list of apps for education can be found here. Yes, it is another NCTE link and it’s fab.
Twitter and we contributed to the hashtag for the IT courses being run by the NCTE – #courses13
ActiveInspire (a free IWB package)
Google drive (which I now LOVE),
eLearning and a school eLearning plan.
Photostory is another tool that can be used to make resources or you could show the pupils how to use it. But I prefer Animoto – it is a web based application that produces videos. And it has some cooler options. You can embed the end result into a blog, send as email, tweet.
This is an informative Google doc on the uses of Twitter in the classroom.
There is a lot here for you to dive into and share with your pupils. Enjoy the active learning experience.
As you may have guess by now, I am a bit of a book fan. So, I used my two loves to make an ode to Walker Books and their book blog – Ink Slingers.