Archive forNovember, 2014

Vision Statement

November 7, 2014 | Leave a Comment

 “Children today are proclaimed to be the first truly digital generation; a generation that appears to have everything at its fingertips” (Kenyon, 2012).  Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a fundamental part to the ever growing society we live in, and can be seen as an ‘integral and accepted part of everyday life’ (NCCA 2008). […]

I can not believe how quickly the past 3 years at University have gone. Within computing and ICT I have developed a wealth of knowledge and gained many different resources which I am going to be able to use this within the classroom. This can be done through both plugged and unplugged activities to enhance […]

Looking forward

November 6, 2014 | Leave a Comment

So today marks the FINAL ever session of Computing at university.  In today’s session we were exploring the different apps and tools that can be used to carry out assessment. We were also able to look at and explore two different websites which have many different activities and resources that enhance inclusive education for SEN […]

After the session I was able to explore the website infant encyclopedia. The website is focused on the Early Years Foundation Stage and offers many different resources and ideas linking to themes which are most commonly taught within the EYFS. The site is colourful and engaging for the children. It also uses pictures as well […]