Snapshot of 21st Century Learning

Term 4 Weeks 1- 2

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My new website, "Snapshots-Authors", includes authors' websites, reviews, book trailers and resources. The site will continue to grow with the addition of new resources/authors etc. Currently there are over 200 different authors. If you would like an author added, email me.
English Units

Christine Fraser, English-Numeracy Leader in Western Sydney, has shared 3 excellent units - Koala Lou, The Solar System and Different Cultures.

Stephanie Westwood has also shared her excellent "Once Upon A Time" unit.

Both Chris and Stephanie's units are wonderful examples of New Curriculum planning and programming.


iPad Apps + Web 2.0 Tools

The iPad Apps and Web 2.0 Tools pages have had "make overs". Greater visual appeal and user friendliness have been added.

Click to visit the iPad page

Click to visit the Web 2.0 Tools page.

Literacy and Numeracy

Shoal Bay PS has shared their Literacy and Numeracy Scopes and Sequences etc. These resources provide another tool for your school to refer to or adapt to meet the needs of your school's programs.

Lizzie Chase has developed a "Super 6 Thinking Resource". "SUPER 6 CARDS: Discussion cards and Journal prompts for the Super 6 thinking strategies. Whenever we 1. connect, 2. predict, 3. question, 4. monitor, 5. visualise and 6. summarise as we read, view, study or write, we are ACTIVELY processing ideas and we will REMEMBER them later."

Book Review Templates

Newman's Problem Solving Cards

Book Trailers - Rubric created by S Westwood and other information

iPad Apps + Web 2.0 Tools

iPad Apps and Web 2.0 Tools pages have had "make overs". Greater visual appeal and user friendliness have been added. Click to visit iPad page and the Web 2.0 Tools page.

Assessment

ACARA Portfolio Student Portfolio Work Samples

Peter Halloran, Bilambi PS has shared his NAPLAN analysis template.

Early Career Teachers - NST -

Debbie Ross has created resources to support Early Career teachers with programming, assessing, pedagogy and career development.

Aboriginal Studies

Additional books have been added to my Aboriginal Stories pinterest. Currently there are 190 different pins.

History

3 new resources have been added - Image Detective, ANZAC Day Pinterest and a link to the the Trove National Library of Australia.

21st Century Pedagogies

If you are unfamiliar with SOLE, self organised learning environments, it is definitely worth a visit.