Monthly Archives: October 2013

Tips and Treats

Thought as a Halloween treat we could share some of our favourite websites.  A current favourite of mine is Edudemic, whose goal is to connect teachers with technology.  It’s ‘How to’ section for teachers has over 40 pages of tips, … Continue reading

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Are you free for a Twitter chat?

LSL will hold its first Twitter Chat on Wednesday 23rd October at 7 -8 pm GMT.  Use the hashtag: #lslchat to join the conversation. The topic is “Will technology replace tradition?” and we’re looking for your views and opinions on … Continue reading

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Edmodo webinar video

Sarah Jayne gave us a great overview of the many features of Edmodo on Wednesday 2nd. Click on the 20 minute webinar video below to check it out.

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A Brief Update on Our iPad Situation

As the title suggest this is a brief update on our work in St Corban’s. Brief because there isn’t a whole lot for me to share! We haven’t yet ordered our iPads. At the moment I’m checking out a few … Continue reading

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Edmodo webinar tips

WebEx is the online meeting tool we’ll use for the Edmodo webinar.  It’s easy to use but best to click on the link in the advance email 15 mins prior to the meeting to check that: Your Java is up-to-date … Continue reading

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Free CommonSense?

Has your school used the CommonSenseMedia digital literacy curriculum?  All its cross-curricular lesson plans, videos, take-home materials are free for primary and post-primary classrooms and address digital literacy, safety and citizenship in age-appropriate ways.  Their search tool Scope & Sequence … Continue reading

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