Under Ten Minutes | How to use Education Technology quickly.

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Google Docs Self Check Quizzes

  • 20/06/2010 – Useful for assessment, more advanced pupils could create their own – with guidance. On Tammy Worcester’s site – one of many handy tech tips.

ICT Plans for using Scratch in upper KS2

ICT VIDEO HELP

  • 11/05/10 – Great site! Packed full of videos for all aspects of ICT at KS1 and KS2. Ideal for classroom demonstrations, independent use by the children or staff information.

Tagxedo – Tag Cloud with Styles

  • 09/05/2010 – “Tagxedo turns words — famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters — into a visually stunning tag cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text.”

Teacher Resources

Learn Scratch

  • 24/04/10 – Scratch tutorials – if you’ve never heard of Scratch, it’s a fun and easy way of programming suitable for upper KS2 (although I have seen advanced Year 4 children use it).