FUSE learning resource: CC sMash

FUSE learning resource: CC sMash

CC sMash, created by The Arts Centre, will be released on August 18th and will allow students to create, attribute, and share their own audio work, while learning about using material correctly via the creative commons open license framework. The…

Wiki Walk-Through by Teachers First

Wiki Walk-Through by Teachers First

Teachers First have put together Wiki Walk-Through to help teachers who are wanting to know about wikis and how to use them in their classrooms. The ‘Wiki ideas appropriate for most subjects and grade levels’ is great for people who know the…

Games in Education

Games in Education

Games in Education is a brilliant wiki by Adrian Camm (educator, innovator, presenter). As Camm says on the site, “Using gaming as a vehicle for learning is a very powerful idea and one that is under-utilised”. Gaming is possibly under-utilised because many eductors do not…

Twitter4Teachers

Twitter4Teachers

Teacher librarian Camilla Elliott, of Mazenod College, Victoria, recently brought my attention to Twitter4Teachers. It is a wiki designed to help educators connect with other educators on Twitter. You can use the extensive list on the front page to search by subject area to…

Get the DiRT on this

Get the DiRT on this

DiRT is the Digital Research Tools wiki. It is designed to collect information on tools and resources for scholars, but many tools suit the needs of the primary and secondary classrooms. DiRT provides a directory of tools organised by activity,…

Search Tools for Kids (Dr. Valenza)

Search Tools for Kids (Dr. Valenza)

Dr. Joyce Valenza has updated her Search Tools for Kids, as of 12th January 2011. This glogster poster provides a myriad of search tools for students (specifically primary). Have a play with the search tools yourself, share this resource with…