Screen captures done with Greenshot – free download – I find it much quicker than Prt Screen because easy to select area capturing – you may prefer to use your whiteboard camera tools
Make it real creative exciting When the BBC did a survey of children to see if wanted to have a website to help with school work and home work = not much interest When asked – do you want to learn to be a time-lord, learn to navigate space, solve logic problems to escape the daleks, etc much more enthusiatic
Just paste it in and click submit
Great set of Google docs – teachers collaborating to show different ways they have used a variety of applications in the classroom.
Photos – as we become more familiar with IWB software / videoing software etc – the issue is often finding the right picture – with the right to use it. Flickrcc – searches for pictures where this right has been given as long as the photo is attributed to the photographer
We’re in Brazil
With this photographer – what else can we (the photographer) see?
Now the panoramic views from the same place
Tom Barrett again
Back to words – blogging – being taken up very enthusiastically by more schools now.
Heathfields good example and have used Voicethread to say why they like it so much
Twitter – news Showed this to one teacher – who was off to do the same with MacBeth
Now your turn – register so we can see who you are – or go in anon
Transcript of "Using ict to support literacy"
Using ICT to support Literacy [email_address]
Aims <ul><li>Watching the goal-posts move… </li></ul><ul><li>New ICT Opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Enhancing teaching and learning across the curriculum </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Engagement/motivation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Problem-solving </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Purpose and audience </li></ul></ul>
Speaking and Listening <ul><li>Easi-Speak lets you record directly into the microphone </li></ul><ul><li>Playback remotely or download your files straight to your PC through the attached USB </li></ul><ul><li>128MB built in memory that can record up to 4 hours (high quality sound) </li></ul><ul><li>Downloaded files are WAV or MP3 format </li></ul><ul><li>Audacity Music Editing Software is provided as file on the Easi-Speak </li></ul><ul><li>Built in battery charged through USB. </li></ul>
Create an online book <ul><li>Picturebook maker Super action comicmaker Bookr Search for creative commons pictures from Flickr, and use them to create an online book Storybird http:// www.carnegielibrary.org/kids/storymaker / </li></ul>