Archive forOctober, 2014

Cross Curricular

October 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

In the beginning of today’s session we were at the cross curricular use of ICT; we discussed using ICT to help support the teaching of Science, Geography and History. Here were some of the ideas that were shared in today’s session: Science – Using time lapse, of a similar app/program to watch the growth of […]

Sharing and Reviewing

October 13, 2014 | 4 Comments

The last week flew past, and here we are again back in ICT. In today’s session we discussed categorising different apps. Before the session, I would have categorised apps by subject (e.g. mathematics based, literacy based etc.), however, today’s session has shown that there are many different ways to group apps. We discussed grouping apps […]

In today’s session we looked at the changes in the revised National Curriculum, and the changes to the ICT curriculum. The first big change is that ICT is no longer called ICT, it is now called Computing. In the revised National Curriculum, children are expected to learn many different skills related to computing, for example: […]