Category Archives: Cross-Curricular Links

Wordsearch maker

As I am on my final placement now I have been looking at different ways to utilise ICT in my placement school. I saw this on twitter, thanks to @fjostsons, and gave it a go. Our topic is The Austrian … Continue reading

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My best ICT resources via twitter

It seems that there are plenty of great apps around to use in the classroom BUT of course it is necessary to have an ipad or access to one, at least for the teacher if not the whole class. At … Continue reading

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Brilliant use of cross-curricular ICT

This morning I am following @chrisleach78 as his class unfold the Gunpowder Plot in tweets. This is a brilliant demonstration of the cross-curricular uses of ICT in the classroom. Have a look and follow #gtp2012.

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Mobile Technologies: curriculum applications (Session 5)

Today we are going outside! We are looking at using QR codes in the primary classroom. QR stands for ‘quick read’, these are quick scannable images, like bar codes, which take you to a digital destination such as a written or spoken message … Continue reading

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Musical Fireworks 2

Carol Allen has just tweeted with a great app which I have downloaded and can’t wait to use! Sounds great for cross-curricular ICT with Art and Music. Watch this space.

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Blogging inspirations

My introduction into blogging in the classroom came from placement 1b and the excellent Spratton Primary School Class 3 Blog (see their new blog). From that inspirational introduction into using a blog came my ICT poster The Power of the Blog: … Continue reading

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