Find It, Rate It, Use It


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KN2010 gives teachers the ability to find, rate and use web based digital resources with their class - find out how.

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  • Once a keyword is entered,KnowledgeNET will simultaneously search all our databases. The Reviews tab is a list of resources that have the highest rating. These resources have been reviewed and rated by teachers. Just right click on the resource to read what other teachers think of this resource and ideas for using this resource in classroom programmes.
  • Digital learning Objects - a repository of digital artefacts and interactive games that The Learning Federation has granted KnowledgeNET a license to host. Integrate these objects into units of work,webquests, and group lessons to support the development of hard to teach concepts in different learning areas. For a full list of DLO’’s download the catalogues from the Learning Federation website.
  • DigitalNZ is a collaborative initiative led by the National Library of New Zealand. They work with a wide range of contributing institutions and organisations. DigitalNZ includes content from government departments, publicly funded organisations, the private sector, and community groups. See for a full list of contributors.
  • They’ve tried to claim Phar Lap, Pavlova, Crowded House and more recently the All Whites so we have done you a favour New Zealand and claimed EDNA for KnowledgeNET. EDNA is an extensive collection of resources for teaching, learning and research, identified and contributed by Australian educators.
  • KnowledgeNET tab searches resources that other school members have added to your KnowledgeNET. Or check here if you have lost something you have created.
  • Find a range of resources added by the KnowledgeNET Community of users.
  • A range of advanced search options make it easier to find what you are looking for e.g. Resource Type, Learning Area etc.
  • Can’t Find What You’re Looking For? - Help the KnowledgeNET community by adding new resources from the web. In a few easy steps you can describe it, rate it and link it to the curriculum. Remember the person who adds the most New Resources will win a Lenovo ideapad!
  • Remember the person who adds the most reviews will win a Lenovo ideapad!
  • Before Pasting the Link: Make sure you have enabled the Links Area by going Action > Properties > Enable Links Area and then Save.
  • Find It, Rate It, Use It

    1. 1. Find It, Rate it, Use it!<br />Harness the power of free resources from the KN database, national library and beyond. Learn to search for, review and embed links to your favourite resources.<br />
    2. 2. Sarah ingram & kate fuller<br />
    3. 3. Workshop Agenda<br />Find Resources<br />Rate Resources<br />Use Resources<br />
    4. 4. Find Resources<br />Learn how to use KnowledgeNET to find amazing resources to support teaching and learning.<br />
    5. 5. Find It<br />Gotta be in to Win!<br /> Be in to win a Flip Video by adding and reviewing websites on KnowledgeNET. <br /><ul><li>Each website review gives you more chances to win one of the two flip videos we are giving away.
    6. 6. Prize drawn last day of conference!
    7. 7. Winners will be randomly selected</li></li></ul><li>Find It<br />Grand Prize<br /> Two Lenovo ideapads up for grabs<br /><ul><li>One for the person who adds the most reviews/ratings.
    8. 8. One for the person who adds the most new resources into the research area.</li></li></ul><li>Find It<br />Find Useful Resources in KnowledgeNET<br /> KnowledgeNET 2010 makes it easy to find and use resources. <br /><ul><li>Convenient access to the search field.
    9. 9. Search multiple databases at once.
    10. 10. Better search results
    11. 11. More refined advanced search options.
    12. 12. Ability to review and rate resources.</li></li></ul><li>Find It<br />Reviews<br />
    13. 13. Find It<br />DLO’s<br />
    14. 14. Find It<br />Digital NZ<br />
    15. 15. Find It<br />EDNA<br />
    16. 16. Find It<br />KnowledgeNET<br />
    17. 17. Find It<br />Global/ Cluster Zones<br />
    18. 18. Find It<br />Advanced Search Options<br /> Use the Advanced Search Option to find exactly what you are looking for.<br />
    19. 19. Find It<br />Add New Resource<br />
    20. 20. Review Resources<br />Help the KnowledgeNET Community by reviewing web resources<br />
    21. 21. Rate It<br />Review Resources<br /> Simply by right clicking on a resource you can read or add a reviews.<br />
    22. 22. Use Resources<br />Learn how to integrate these resources into your classroom programme.<br />
    23. 23. Use It<br />Copy Link<br /> By right clicking on any resource you can select Copy Link.<br />Go to the KnowledgeNET page and select Action > PasteLink.<br />
    24. 24. Use It<br />Enable Links Area<br />
    25. 25. Use It<br />Paste Link<br /> Select Action > PasteLink to make the resource link appear in the Links Area<br />
    26. 26. Your Turn – Find it, Rate it, Use it<br /><br />Username & password: firstname.surname<br />
    27. 27. Thank you for participating!<br />