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PGDE ICT in Geography 2008 - 2009

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Some slides from Ollie Bray's Talk to 2008 - 2009 PGCE Geography Students.

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PGDE ICT in Geography 2008 - 2009

  1. 1. Taking Geography Forward Ollie Bray Musselburgh Grammar School East Lothian Council www.olliebray.com
  2. 2. www.olliebray.com
  3. 3. Wordle.net
  4. 4. wordle.net
  5. 6. wordle.net
  6. 7. wordle.net
  7. 8. Lesson objectives <ul><li>intro </li></ul><ul><li>getN d BA6 ryt </li></ul><ul><li>nu 2lz 4 tchaz </li></ul><ul><li>d 21st century teacha </li></ul><ul><li>geog futures </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion n <???> </li></ul>
  8. 9. Lesson objectives <ul><li>Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>Getting the basics right </li></ul><ul><li>New tools for teachers </li></ul><ul><li>The 21st century teacher </li></ul><ul><li>Geography futures </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion and questions </li></ul>http://www.lingo2word.com
  9. 14. ICT can be used in a variety of ways
  10. 15. Predictions from the Past “ This ‘telephone’ has too many shortcomings to be seriously considered as a means of communication. “ The device is inherently of no value to us.” Western Union Memo, 1876
  11. 16. Who the hell wants to hear actors talk ?” Warner Bros. Founder, 1927 Predictions from the Past
  12. 17. “ I think that there is a world market for maybe five computers.” Thomas Watson, Chairman of IBM, 1943 Predictions from the Past
  13. 19. 2 hours a night?
  14. 21. Its time to think?
  15. 28. Its time to think?
  16. 29. GEOGRAPHY N S E W NE SE SW NW
  17. 30. GEOGRAPHY Science English Maths Music History Modern Studies Mfl Art
  18. 31. GEOGRAPHY Science English Maths Music History Modern Studies Mfl Art
  19. 32. Science English Maths Music History Modern Studies Mfl Art Extra Time for Curriculum Flexibility
  20. 36. Question One How Competent are you with ICT? 1 (fantastic!) – 5 (I’m thinking of buying a computer!)
  21. 37. Question Two Is there anything in particular you would like me to talk about? Eg: tips, topics, applications, tools etc..
  22. 38. Taking Geography Forward Ollie Bray Musselburgh Grammar School East Lothian Council www.olliebray.com 2. Getting the basics right
  23. 39. Searching the Internet
  24. 40. A good search engines
  25. 41. The largest search database on the planet Google has around eight billion referenced web pages
  26. 42. Important Teach your Students to… Use the &quot;advanced search&quot; function
  27. 43. http:// www.quintura.com /
  28. 44. http:// kids.quintura.com /
  29. 45. http:// www.searchmash.com /
  30. 46. www.scholar.google.com
  31. 47. www.news.google.com
  32. 48. The deep (or invisible) web is said to be 500 times larger than the visible web
  33. 49. http:// clusty.com /
  34. 50. Your profile is public!
  35. 51. Using images and pictures in the classroom
  36. 57.                           
  37. 58. Where do I get photographs from?
  38. 59. http:// www.scran.ac.uk /
  39. 72. Understanding Copyright Attribution means: You let others copy, distribute, display, and perform your copyrighted work - and derivative works based upon it - but only if they give you credit. Noncommercial means: You let others copy, distribute, display, and perform your work - and derivative works based upon it - but for noncommercial purposes only. Share Alike means: You allow others to distribute derivative works only under a license identical to the license that governs your work.
  40. 79. Twitter vision
  41. 80. Twitter 3D vision
  42. 81. http:// bighugelabs.com/flickr/motivator.php
  43. 84. Pencaitland Rock You
  44. 85. BBC News in pictures
  45. 86. PowerPoint or PowerPointless!
  46. 87. Involve the pupils in the design and aesthetics of slides
  47. 88. Characteristics of a Tundra Climate Precipitation: Less than 250mm during a year. Temperature: Cold! Temperatures often drop to a least -25 ºC and don’t rise above 10 ºC. Other Facts: Tundra regions have a high temperature range and a little precipitation most months. Fact File: 280 260 240 220 200 180 160 140 120 100 80 60 40 20 0 J F M A M J J A S O N D Temperature in ºC Precipitation in mm Month 40 35 30 25 20 15 10 5 0 -5 -10 -15 -20 -25
  48. 89. Births and Deaths per 1000 people per year HIGH LOW Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Birth Rate Death Rate Total Population Ethiopia Bangladesh India Kenya Chile Uruguay USA Japan eg:
  49. 90. Hinduism is the oldest of the major world religions . Its sources go back at least 5,000 years.
  50. 91. It started among people who settled in the valley of the Indus River . The Indus River rises in the Himalayas and runs westwards into the Indian Ocean across Northern India.
  51. 92. The Ganges , a river of great significance to the Hindus, also rises in the Himalayas and runs Eastwards into he Indian Ocean .
  52. 93. Time to catch up! Hinduism is the oldest of the major world religions. Its sources go back at least 5,000 years. It started among people who settled in the valley of the Indus River. The Indus River rises in the Himalayas and runs westwards into he Indian Ocean across Northern India. The Ganges, a river of great significance to the Hindus, also rises in the Himalayas and runs Eastwards into he Indian Ocean.
  53. 94. Time to catch up! _________ is the oldest of the major world religions. Its sources go back at least ________ years. It started among _________who settled in the valley of the _______ River. The Indus _ _ _ _ _ rises in the Himalayas and runs westwards into he _ _ _ _ _ _ Ocean across Northern _ _ _ _ _. The _________, a river of great significance to the Hindus, also rises in the ___________ and runs Eastwards into he Indian Ocean.
  54. 95. Use Flash Animation and video in your presentations It is possible to download video from Google video and You Tube to insert in your presentations. You can also download flash animations (.swf files).
  55. 96. Limestone locations
  56. 97. How do you download flash? Flash Saving Plugin
  57. 98. How to Download Video from YouTube and Google Video
  58. 102. Using Digital Video
  59. 103. www.jumpcut.com
  60. 104. Re-mix using Jumpcut Original footage
  61. 105. www.slideshare.net
  62. 106. Taking Geography Forward Ollie Bray Musselburgh Grammar School East Lothian Council www.olliebray.com 3. New tools for teachers
  63. 107. WEB 2.0 The Read / Write Web - (Will Richardson) Web site Web site Information Read Information Read Write
  64. 108. Web 2.0 Tools Blogs : An on-line journal that can be kept personal or allow comments. Podcasts : An on-line radio program that anyone can download and that automatically gets delivered to your computer. Wiki’s: A web page that anyone can edit.
  65. 109. Student Learning Logs Get students to set up their own Learning Logs (blogs)
  66. 110. Learning (B)logs What did I do? What did I learn? What will I do now?
  67. 112. http:// tdstringy.wordpress.com /
  68. 113. Use a blog to set up your own department web site http:// geogblogbushloe.blogspot.com /
  69. 114. Use a blog to set up your own department web site http:// kespilotgeography.blogspot.com /
  70. 115. http://pilotgcseradicalgeography.co.uk/
  71. 116. www.edublogs.org
  72. 117. https:// www.blogger.com /start
  73. 118. Keep your own learning log Blogger. n. Someone with nothing to say writing for someone with nothing to do.
  74. 120. http:// www.digitalgeography.co.uk /
  75. 121. http:// gmpay.blogspot.com /
  76. 122. Use Wiki’s for collaborative work www.wikispaces.com
  77. 124. East Linton Collaborative Writing Project
  78. 125. http://extreme- learning.wikispaces.com /
  79. 129. Podcasting
  80. 130. Podcasts: An on-line radio program that anyone can download and that automatically gets delivered to your computer.
  81. 132. http://edubuzz.org/blogs/law/2007/05/25/law-24/
  82. 134. Use GEOCASTS Audio on-line revision for Geography
  83. 135. www.exc-el.org.uk/geocasts
  84. 136. Tundra
  85. 137. www.do-be.co.uk/ www.do-be.co.uk/
  86. 138. Using mobile phones in the classroom
  87. 139. Buy cheap SIM card for an old mobile phone and use it for voting / gathering feedback from students.
  88. 140. Contact students by mobile phone through free web sites such as cardboard fish.
  89. 141. Get pupils to enter key geography deadlines into their mobile phone calendar.
  90. 142. Calendar with appointments highlighted Today button – gets you back any time Calendar appointments Calendar icon for easy access October 2006 17/10/06 <ul><li>Geography prelim examination </li></ul><ul><li>Revise at: www.scalloway.org.uk </li></ul>
  91. 143. ALARM 08.30h Its time to get up and do your geography revision! You have a test on Monday!
  92. 144. Use mobile phones as a fieldwork note book. Save data as a text for later analysis.
  93. 145. Geog. Fieldwork Cars: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Lorries: xxxxx Cyclists: xx Buses: xx
  94. 146. Use the phones voice recorder or video capture facility to record interviews or conduct questionnaires.
  95. 148. If you can speak well under pressure you can write well under pressure £20
  96. 149. Computer Games in Education
  97. 150. Games can be powerful in education. Use games for assessment and homework – they play them anyway!
  98. 157. Games can be powerful in education – use screen shots for students to record their scores.
  99. 159. http:// simcit.ea.com /
  100. 160. http:// www.darfurisdying.com /
  101. 161. http:// www.stopdisastersgame.org /
  102. 162. http:// www.simsweatshop.com /game/
  103. 163. http:// www.fantasyfarmer.co.uk /
  104. 165. Questions? e: [email_address] b: www.olliebray.com

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