Copacabana PS Technology

Term 1, Week 2 2014

Visual Literacy

This is a link to an excellent slide share presentation on Visual Literacy - picture books
An argument For Visual Literacy
Developing Visual Literacy through Infographs


A brilliant site by Simon Jobs for Stage 2 and 3 classes. Try the Number of The Day, Bingo or Quick Quiz pages. There is also a very useful page of Timers - from 30 seconds to 20 minutes

My Place

Be sure to visit this beautiful interactive website based on My Place by Nadia Wheatley. Short video clips from the My Place episodes (covering 1788 to 2008) can be downloaded for viewing.

Software for Staff & Students

Discounted Microsoft & Adobe software is available for DEC staff and students. Click on the links to access the sites.




Linking Science With Literacy

The Scootle site has the following Primary Connections resources.

Kindy: Staying Alive

Year 1: Up, Down and All Around; Spot The Difference

Year 2: Watch It Grow; All Mixed Up

Year 3: Feathers, fur or leaves; Melting Moments

Year 4: Smooth Moves; Beneath Our Feet

Year 5: Earth's Place In Space

Year 6: Essential Energy; Earthquake Explorers

*After clicking on one of these links, you will need to select the Education and Communities logo on the right hand pane and log in through the Portal. Then, if you come back to these links they will take you straight to the pdf's

About My Budget.......... ;-)

Must have future gadgets 2014