Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Share and Learn

Today at our lead teacher meeting each teacher shared new tools and websites we use in our classroom. We were given 5-10 minutes to share, usually called a smackdown. I found this very useful and will need some time to go thru these sites as I was looking for some that my year 1 students will be able to use independently. Study Ladder is a great NZ learning website with content graded according to levels. The link here is great and was created by a teacher on sabattical leave. It has Maths activities at the various NZ satges and is split into knowledge and strategy activities. BJ shared with us the rss feed and igoogle. I find that very useful and hopefully can soon set up my igoogle page. Here are some websites I will use in my class.
http://www.uen.org/k-2interactives/math.shtml
http://www.studyladder.co.nz/
http://www.snacktools.com/
Count me in too
The other useful links are:
http://www.learningchocolate.com/?st_lang=en
http://kauri3wps.blogspot.com/
Library skills



2 comments:

Belinda said...

Glad you learned about some useful tools and sites! We'll need to do some preparation before the next one so we can show how are kids are using e-Portfolios and student led conferences. BJ

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