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Term 2, Week 8
VIDEO OF THE WEEK
RESOURCES OF THE WEEK - SCIENCE
TEACHER RESOURCE OF THE WEEK - LITERACY
In ACARA'S new F-6 Digital Technologies curriculum which is available for use and waiting endorsement, "design thinking" is defined as the "use of strategies for understanding design problems and opportunities, visualising and generating creative and innovative ideas, and analysing and evaluating those ideas that best meet the criteria for success and planning."
It is a mindset.
Here is one example of what design thinking might look like in the infants classroom.
BLOGGER OF THE WEEK1
2 WEB 2.0 TOOLS OF THE WEEK - PLICKERS AND POWTOON!
ps. I have a set of plickers cards if you would like to try them out :-)