Subject Units and iPod Touch App Alignment

iTouch Applications vs FY Curric Learning Outc    Just a very quick and very dirty initial look at what apps we started off with to reinforce learning in the main units of English and Maths.

Avatars

I try my best to stay relevant to what the students may be experiencing in their “normal, outside” world they live in. This involves me trying to watch all the movies (I was going to put the word “stuff” in there, but it’s my New Year’s Resolution not to say that word …

If it does the job…

Thanks to @RobinThailand for this previous-blog post-related link!

Why QWERTY?! WHY?!

Have you ever looked at your keyboard and thought “What the what the..?!” Maybe not! But maybe you should be! I just had a discussion about keyboards. The QWERTY keyboard is 131 years old. The reason why it exists boggles my mind. Maybe you know this already…. It was invented to …

iTouch and Kindergarten: An Intro

I’ve noticed in retrospect in the two schools I’ve worked in that the kindergarten students were and are not thought of as any different than the rest of the primary school regarding technology usage in their classroom. In both schools standard desktops are used as a tool for learning and I …