iPads in Education – Enhancing student learning by Lynda Cutting

Memes – cute cats or powerful learning tool

It would be tempting to see memes as just cute cat and celebrity pictures with a caption. But memes, like s much of the discussion around using ICT in learning … Continue reading

December 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Inspiring Deeper Thinking

Placing mobile devices in the hands of our students gives them access to amazing resources – videos, paintings, sculptures, cartoons, podcasts not to mention the information available on thousands of … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Giving voice to images

In his painting “Apparition of a Face and a Fruit Dish” Salvador Dali appears to give his painting a face. What was once only in the imagination of an artist … Continue reading

May 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Three Nifty Apps

Here are three apps you might like to try for no other reason than that sometimes fun apps can be really useful in the classroom. Make Dice  $2.99 – every … Continue reading

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ear Phone Stand

iPads make using multi media in the classrooms easy. Whether it’s creating digital stories and presentations, listening to books, interviews, documentaries, podcasts …the possibilities are almost endless. To avoid distractions … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Compare and Contrast

Comic Touch. We all want our students to use their iPads for higher level thinking and understanding – the highest level in Blooms Taxonomy is evaluation and the ability to … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Combining apps – the Babushka Doll Theory

If one app is good then combining them is often where the real opportunities arise. If you ever played with a Babushka Doll you would get the idea…create something with … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment