Katherine’s blog post (https://katnewport.wordpress.com/2016/05/10/not-enough-zzzzzzs-in-the-day/) about exhaustion relates so much to me right now. Trying to get through all of my assessment before I go to practical experience (PE) is proving very difficult. I am trying to make it so I have to do none or very little university work and assignments whilst on PE because… Continue reading How I feel right now
After reading through week 11 and reading Ellen’s blog post (https://ellenusq.wordpress.com/2016/05/11/the-interactive-whiteboard/) I learnt a lot about interactive white boards and how they can be used in the classroom. I learnt about how important they are and creative things I can do with them in the classroom. A website I read on the internet also had… Continue reading Interactive white board
The CLEM model is something we learned about in week 11 and it was something that I found really interesting. I found out that it stands for community, literature, example and model. ICTs that are used frequently and by a lot of people often will have developed a community of people using the ICTs. Literature… Continue reading CLEM
After reading Mrs H’s blog post (https://teachingmrsh.wordpress.com/2016/05/10/what-does-my-classroom-look-like/) about her school I am even more nervous about going to my school and meeting my mentor. She said that she would have problems using the ICTs at the school because the students would be too short to reach the computers in the spin chairs. I don’t think it… Continue reading How are other people doing?
Reading through some of the things in week 10 really got me thinking about online safety of students and online safety in general. The lollipop thing was something I tried and it made me realise just how dangerous this time of thing can be. A site I found suggests not posting if you’re going on… Continue reading Online safety
Doing week 10 I decided to go ahead and do the online cyber smart kids quiz. Some of the questions were good and I felt that they would really help students who are unsure about cyber safety. A few of the questions and answers I was really unsure about though. One of the questions has… Continue reading Cyber smart kids quiz
When looking at part D of assignment 3 it got me really excited to see that it was an evaluation and a look at insights gained. After completing all of my other pracs there were so many insights that I gained through them so I was looking forward to completing this part of the assignment… Continue reading Insights gained