iPads in Education – Enhancing student learning by Lynda Cutting

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

Formative Assessment – a simple tool to help

We know that getting quick and accurate data during our teaching is vital to responding to student needs and guiding our practice. Does everyone “get it”? Do I need to … Continue reading

February 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

What did you do on the holidays?

When you were student do you remember the first day of school. The excitement of seeing your friends, meeting your new teachers, the magical smell of books that had never been used … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Photos for holiday snaps…and for the classroom

One of the great things about holidays is the photos we take to remind us of our adventures.( I took this one at the Werribee Open Plain Zoo and edited … Continue reading

January 3, 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

Writing, Gaming and iPads

What is it about the iPad that makes them engaging and powerful for learning. One of the most significant must be the potential for gaming.The challenge of competing against friends, … Continue reading

October 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Exit Tickets and your iPad

Logically, the best way to find out what students learnt during a lesson…is to ask them. Exit tickets are a powerful way to get instant feedback on student learning, reinforce … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · 1 Comment