Snapshot 21st Century Learning

Week 6 Term 4

New Curriculum

Cloudshare and the Australian Curriculum - Created by CEO - Recogonised by NSW Institute of Teachers as teacher identified professional learning hours and can be used as NSW Institute of Teachers PD registration.

Planning From A Text - Sharon Tooney resource

Using Picture Books To Teach Persuasion - Another superb Sharon Tooney resource


Spelling - Classroom Strategies For The teaching Of Spelling - Developed by Carol McMahon and Johanna Bruce of the North Coast Region

Spin and Spell - online game - Stage 1

Online Readers - New additions include Just Books Read Aloud, Storyline Online and Read To Me. Have you looked at Story Box Library?

Writing Prompts - From Book Chook - A great resource to stimulate a new writing idea. Thanks Laura for sourcing this.

Predicting - Reading strategy visual aid, which maybe helpful in your classroom.


Assessing in Maths - Movies showing Best Start and SENA testing

Connecting The Teaching and Learning of Fractions - J Gould 2012

Exploring Place Value


Listen to a SA teacher explain how she engages her students using iPads.

Teaching Languages - Italian, French, Spanish, Japanese

Tips For A Two iPad Class by Joanne Villis and an old resource is A One iPad Classroom

Red Dragongfly Mathematics App - Problem Solving

Low Cost iPad Apps for K-Yr2 Teachers and Low Cost iPad Apps for Yr3-6 Teachers - J Villis

Ocarina, Minisynth, Digi Drummer and Retro Synth Apps added

New Apps - Draw and Tell App, lets you draw, colour, record and create stories.

Word Builder App, lets you build words and sentences.

Seuss Band App - play the game or compose music.

Mini Piano App. Singing Fingers App, lets you paint with sound.

Draw With Stars App. Letter Reflex App - helps students with reversal problems (letters-numbers).

Story Smith App and Stop Press App both are story telling apps

Added to the Apps Page is a Board Games App section which features some of your old favourites.


ARKive - Pictures, clips, information on the animal species around the world and teaching resources


Room 108 - Online resources

Good Readers Posters

Wildlife Fun 4 Kids - Nurturing little nature lovers, providing great recipes, crafts activities and information. Thanks Laura : )

Things You May Have Missed?

Program Builder You Tubes - The how to

The Poetry Resources

The Sustainability Resources

Woodlands Hub Resources

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