After reading through Natasha Haeusler’s blog post (https://teachingedc3100.wordpress.com/2016/04/20/changing-technology-in-my-life-time/) about how much technology has changed it has got me to think about how much it has actually changed. For me, when I really think about technology, I don’t really feel as if that much really has changed. This may be because of the fact that I… Continue reading Has technology changed in my lifetime?
After reading Zoe Anderson’s blog post (https://zoeandersonblog.wordpress.com/2016/04/20/cant-live-with-them-cant-live-without-them/) it made me think about essential ICTs are in my life. I use ICTs every single day of my life. Whether I am on my phone checking facebook, watching tv for the news, watching netflix on my computer and doing university or even playing video games on the… Continue reading How essential are ICTs to my life
When working through week 8, as suggested in the learning journal, I am going to be evaluate my ICT uses against a list of questions, list my current uses, talk about my reasons for using ICTs in a particular and also look at refining my current ICT implementations. In my unit plan I plan to… Continue reading Enhancing my ICT learning experiences
During my learning in week 7 whilst looking at the learning journals one thing I read really interested me was the tip model. Basically the tip model gives teachers a way to address the difficulties of integrating ICTs in their teaching (Wiencke, W. R., & Roblyer, M. D., 2004). In order to do this the… Continue reading The Tip Model
As suggested in the week 7 learning journals I am revisting my unit to see if what I am doing will properly engage students. The tasks within my unit often have students using ICTs, and not just to type things but, to do things that are engaging. The teacher will be showing pictures, watching videos… Continue reading Are learners engaged in my unit?
During my learning in week 7 I read something that really interested me. What I read was how over the last 300 years paintings have changed. What exactly changed in those 300 years was the colour usage in oil paintings. The learning book showed tweets and a picture of how exactly it has changed. It… Continue reading Colours have changed
So far this assignment for me has been a task that I find to be both useful towards my future and an assignment that has been laid out very well. The books and tasks laid out each week by the course have almost been a step by step guide to help us work our way… Continue reading My experience with assignment 2 so far…