Snapshot - 21st Century Learning

2014 - Term 1 Week 5

Only a few new additions due to new school commitments.

Literacy

Handwriting - Sharon Tooney has created a fantastic Handwriting Content Overview. Links to Steph Westwood's Handwriting program also are on this page.

Guides for Report, Procedural, Explanation and Persuasive Writing.

Simple idea for Book Reviews.

Cube Creators - Create a cube story, print it out and assemble it.

Spelling Guide -

Dictionary Skills activity, which Steph Westwood located.

Assessment in Literacy Guide

Comprehension Activities shared by Sheena Cameron

Vocabulary - Donate 10 grains of rice by answering vocabulary/grammar questions. A fun and purposeful activity to engage students in.

Read Aloud Day - March 5 - Resource located by Laura Chaffey.

Numeracy

New Units

Sylvester and The Magic Pebble - Created and shared by Sharon Joyce and Chris Fraser.

Asia

Geog Space - developed by AGTA's team of practising geography teachers, dedicated to ensuring all schools across Australia have access to a unique resource that reflects best practice using current technology and pedagogies.

Aboriginal Histories and Cultures

Crackerjack Education - provides online resources and virtual excursions for a small subscription fee.

Dreamtime Stories - a few new additions

iPads

Augmented Reality (AR) Resources - includes a World Map, Geometry idea, resource list and Cyber Shapes Quest

Other Resources

Australian Curriculum - Technologies - Link

Vision Support Team - Shared by Lias Britton - AP Vision

PBIS World PBIS World is a website containing links to hundreds of interventions, supports, resources, and data collection tools, all of which are organized into the tier 1 through 3 framework. It is designed to help guide users through the PBIS implementation process, starting with behavior identification and offering suggestions for interventions and data collection tools.

Intervention Central - Discovered by Cassie Menne. This site contains behaviour intervention ideas.

Genius Hour - Angie Taylor has collected some amazing resources on student initiated learning.

Inspirational Classroom Posters - great for empowering and motivating your students.

ABC 3 Series - Segments include Happiness, Bullying, Winning and Losing, Friendship and more

Cyber Safety - Audrey Nay's Pinterest provides a great range of Digital Citizenship resources.