Monthly Archives: March 2014

Assignment 1

This is my artefact for Assignment 1. Here is the link to my weebly site called ‘Why ICTs’. http://whyicts.weebly.com/  

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Week 3- Scootle resource ‘Monster choir: Making patterns’

In the learning journey for week three EDC3100 we were asked to describe a resource from Scootle that we thought would benefit learners. Scootle is site that provides many digital resources for teachers and students. The resource I choose is … Continue reading

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Week 3- Games

During this week’s learning journey for EDC3100 we were asked to play this game. This online game aims to help learners develop skills in Algebra. This made me think about how games can be used to enhance learning. Using simulation … Continue reading

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Week 3- Why Blog?

There are many valuable reasons to blog. Blogging can provide opportunities to connect and share with others. What reasons do you feel are relevant about why people should blog? This video is called ‘Blogs in Plain English’. It shares about … Continue reading

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Week 2- Hole in the Wall

One of the activities in week two EDC3100 was to explore in a little more detail one of the 150 ICT innovations identified in the Decoding Learning report. I choose to explore innovation 73 ‘Hole in the wall’ from the … Continue reading

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Week 2- Wordle

Wordle is a great tool that can be used to create word clouds from any text that you choose. The words from the text that appear more frequently in the chosen text are made to stand out. This tool enables … Continue reading

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Week 2- Why use ICTs in Teaching?

As part of the activities for week 2 in EDC3100 we were to create a concept map to represent the reasons why we think we should use ICTs in Teaching. There are some great software tools that can be used … Continue reading

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